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Some Like It Hot 1959

1959 , 2h 2m
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Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.

  • Director: Billy Wilder
  • Stars: Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, Joe E. Brown, Nehemiah Persoff, Joan Shawlee

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Film Awards

15 wins29 nominations
out of 5,724 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Actor - Comedy or Musical

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Actress - Comedy or Musical

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Some Like It Hot FAQ

The production budget of Some Like It Hot was 2,883,848 USD.
The genre of Some Like It Hot is Comedy,Music,Romance.
Some Like It Hot won 1960 Academy Awards, USA, 1960 Golden Globes, USA, 1960 BAFTA Awards, 2009 Jules Verne Awards, 2002 Online Film & Television Association, 2000 PGA Awards, 1989 National Film Preservation Board, USA, 1960 Writers Guild of America, USA, 1959 Faro Island Film Festival, 1959 National Board of Review, USA.
The runtime of Some Like It Hot is 122 minutes.
The casts of Some Like It Hot are Tony Curtis starring as Joe (Josephine), Jack Lemmon starring as Jerry (Daphne), Joe E. Brown starring as Osgood Fielding III, Nehemiah Persoff starring as Little Bonaparte, Joan Shawlee starring as Sweet Sue, Barbara Drew starring as Nellie.
The director of Some Like It Hot is Billy Wilder.
The revenue of Some Like It Hot was 25,000,000 USD.
The release date of Some Like It Hot is March 19, 1959.
Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor..
On July 30, 2020, there were 5380 public reaction to Some Like It Hot including Oscar-worthy performance, extraordinary, great music, great acting, catchy tune.
The full version of Some Like It Hot is provided by DIRECTV , YouTube , AMC on Demand , FandangoNOW , fuboTV , Microsoft Store , Google Play Movies , Redbox , Vudu , Amazon Video , Apple iTunes
On July 30, 2020, the IMDB rating of Some Like It Hot is 8.2/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 95/100, Metacritic rating is 98/100, TMDB rating is 8/10.