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Title Some like it hot [videorecording] / Ashton Productions Inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]


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Edition Two-DVD special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (121 min.) : DVD video, sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
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Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
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DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
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Series The Criterion collection ; 950
Criterion collection ; 950.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; wide screen (1.85:1); mono.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the hearing-impaired.
Cast Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Joe E. Brown, Nehemiah Persoff, Joan Shawlee.
Credits Director of photography, Charles Lang, Jr. ; music, Adolph Deutsch ; art director, Ted Haworth ; editor, Arthur P. Schmidt.
Note Title from title frame.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Summary Two musicians disguise themselves as women and join an all-female band in order to evade the Mafia, since they witnessed the St. Valentine's Day Massacre.
Note Suggested by a story by R. Thoeren and M. Logan.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Note Special features: Audio commentary by Howard Suber (recorded in 1989); new program on Orry-Kelly's costumes for the film; three making-of documentaries; appearance from 1982 by Billy Wilder on The Dick Cavett Show; conversation from 2001 between Tony Curtis and Leonard Maltin; French television interview from 1988 with Jack Lemmon; Radio interview from 1955 with Marilyn Monroe; trailer; in insert, essay by Sam Wasson.
Subject Female impersonators -- Drama.
Musicians -- Drama.
Gangsters -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Diamond, I. A. L, screenwriter.
Lang, Charles, 1915-2004, director of photography.
Deutsch, Adolph, 1897-1980, composer (expression)
Schmidt, Arthur, editor of moving image work.
Haworth, Ted, 1917-1993, art director.
Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962, actor.
Curtis, Tony, 1925-2010, actor.
Lemmon, Jack, actor.
Raft, George, actor.
O'Brien, Pat, 1899-1983, actor.
Brown, Joe E. (Joe Evan), 1892-1973, actor.
Persoff, Nehemiah, 1919- actor.
Shawlee, Joan, actor.
Ashton Productions, presenter.
Mirisch Company, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Container of (work): Some like it hot (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781681435213
Standard No. 715515223218
Music No. CC2964DDVD The Criterion Collection

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