History Film / SomeLikeItHot

20th Apr '16 5:20:44 PM Mdumas43073
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''Some Like It Hot'' is a 1959 comedy film directed by Creator/BillyWilder.

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''Some Like It Hot'' is a 1959 comedy film directed by Creator/BillyWilder.
Creator/BillyWilder, who also wrote the screenplay with frequent collaborator I. A. L. Diamond.
23rd Mar '16 8:11:30 PM Mdumas43073
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The year is 1929 or thereabouts. Joe (Tony Curtis) and Jerry (Jack Lemmon) are [[TheWindyCity Chicago]] jazz musicians who become witnesses to the Valentine's Day Massacre. Unfortunately, being known to be a witness to a massacre is [[LeaveNoWitnesses something the mob will kill people over]], and Joe and Jerry have been spotted, so they need to get out of Chicago fast.

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The year is 1929 or thereabouts. Joe (Tony Curtis) and Jerry (Jack Lemmon) (Creator/JackLemmon) are [[TheWindyCity Chicago]] jazz musicians who become witnesses to the Valentine's Day Massacre. Unfortunately, being known to be a witness to a massacre is [[LeaveNoWitnesses something the mob will kill people over]], and Joe and Jerry have been spotted, so they need to get out of Chicago fast.
11th Mar '16 4:19:10 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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'''''Some Like It Hot''''' is a 1959 comedy film directed by Creator/BillyWilder.

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'''''Some ''Some Like It Hot''''' Hot'' is a 1959 comedy film directed by Creator/BillyWilder.
5th Jan '16 6:09:20 PM wittylibrarian
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* InLoveWithLove: Osgood's world-view, which is why he falls hard for "Daphne" even AFTER TheReveal
4th Jan '16 4:27:47 PM Mdumas43073
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* YouCantMakeAnOmelette: Joe tells Jerry this at one point.

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* YouCantMakeAnOmelette: Joe tells Jerry says this at one point.point, when Jerry expresses qualms about their deceptions.
4th Jan '16 4:26:15 PM Mdumas43073
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* WealthyYachtOwner: Joe seduces Sugar Kane by pretending to be a millionaire with a yacht anchored offshore. Fortunately Osgood, a real millionaire, is in love with Daphne (really Joe's friend Jerry DisguisedInDrag), so while he takes Daphne for a night on the town, Joe sneaks Sugar into Osborne's yacht and pretends it's his.

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* WealthyYachtOwner: Joe seduces Sugar Kane by pretending to be a millionaire with a yacht anchored offshore. Fortunately Osgood, a real millionaire, is in love with Daphne (really Joe's friend Jerry DisguisedInDrag), so while he takes Daphne for a night on the town, Joe sneaks Sugar into Osborne's yacht and pretends it's his.




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* YouCantMakeAnOmelette: Joe tells Jerry this at one point.
-->'''Jerry:''' (seeing Spats and his gang in the hotel lobby) Joe... something tells me the omelette is about to hit the fan.
4th Jan '16 4:20:24 PM Mdumas43073
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*** At one point "Spats", played by George Raft, asks a {{mook}} who is playing with a coin "Where'd you pick up that cheap trick?". Raft had [[ActorAllusion created the iconic image of the coin-flipping crook]]; he played one in ''Film/{{Scarface 1932}}'' and in ''If I Had A Million'', both made in 1932.

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*** At one point "Spats", played by George Raft, asks a {{mook}} who is who's playing with a coin "Where'd coin, "Where did you pick up that cheap trick?". Raft had [[ActorAllusion created the iconic image of the coin-flipping crook]]; he played one in ''Film/{{Scarface 1932}}'' and in ''If I Had A Million'', both made in 1932.
18th Dec '15 9:17:20 PM Mdumas43073
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The year is 1929 or thereabouts. Joe (Creator/TonyCurtis) and Jerry (JackLemmon) are [[TheWindyCity Chicago]] jazz musicians who become witnesses to the Valentine's Day Massacre. Unfortunately, being known to be a witness to a massacre is [[LeaveNoWitnesses something the mob will kill people over]], and Joe and Jerry have been spotted, so they need to get out of Chicago fast.

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The year is 1929 or thereabouts. Joe (Creator/TonyCurtis) (Tony Curtis) and Jerry (JackLemmon) (Jack Lemmon) are [[TheWindyCity Chicago]] jazz musicians who become witnesses to the Valentine's Day Massacre. Unfortunately, being known to be a witness to a massacre is [[LeaveNoWitnesses something the mob will kill people over]], and Joe and Jerry have been spotted, so they need to get out of Chicago fast.
24th Jun '15 6:19:07 AM Aquila89
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* TheLoinsSleepTonight: Joe as "Junior" claims that he has been unable to perform since his wife's death. This is a ploy to seduce Sugar who subsequently tries to "cure" him.
14th Jun '15 4:59:15 PM JB0187
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* JerkAss: Joe has his moments.

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* JerkAss: {{Jerkass}}: Joe has his moments.
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