Trivia / The Front Page

  • Hostility on the Set: According to Austin Pendleton, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Billy Wilder did not get along during filming, and said they would never work with each other again. However, seven years later, they worked together again on Buddy Buddy.
  • Old Shame: Carol Burnett disliked her performance so much that years later, when she was a passenger on a flight that had the film as its in-flight movie, she stood up at the end and apologized to the passengers for what they had just witnessed.