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The Resource Some like it hot, Ashton Productions inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder

Some like it hot, Ashton Productions inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder

Label
Some like it hot
Title
Some like it hot
Statement of responsibility
Ashton Productions inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1960: Best Costume Design, Black-and-White - Orry-Kelly
  • Golden Globe Awards, 1960: Best Motion Picture - Comedy.
  • Golden Globe Awards, 1960: Best performance by an actor in a motion picture - Musical/Comedy - Jack Lemmon.
  • Golden Globe Awards, 1960: Best performance by an actress in a motion picture - Musical/Comedy - Marilyn Monroe.
  • National Film Registry selection, 1989.
  • British Academy of Film and Television Awards, 1960: Film awards, Best Foreign Actor - Jack Lemmon.
Cataloging source
MZ5
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Suggested by a story by R. Thoeren and M. Logan ; director of photography, Charles Lang, Jr. ; art director, Ted Haworth ; film editor, Arthur P. Schmidt ; background score, Adolph Deutsch ; songs supervised by Matty Malneck ; set decorator, Edward G. Boyle ; special effects, Milt Rice
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA: Not rated
  • Canadian Home Video rating: PG
  • Not rated
Language note
Includes French and Spanish dubbed versions and subtitles in French or Spanish, closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S58 2001
PerformerNote
Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, Joe E. Brown, George Raft, Pat O'Brien
Runtime
122
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Some like it hot, Ashton Productions inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: "Nostalgic look back" documentary with Tony Curtis, hosted by Leonard Maltin (32 min.); "Memories from the Sweet Sues" featurette (12 min.); "Virtual hall of memories" (21 min.); pressbook gallery; theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780792849605
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858993
  • 027616860385
Other physical details
sound, black & white;
Publisher number
1001589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47856715
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround & mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Some like it hot, Ashton Productions inc. presents a Mirisch Company picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; produced and directed by Billy Wilder
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1959
  • Special features: "Nostalgic look back" documentary with Tony Curtis, hosted by Leonard Maltin (32 min.); "Memories from the Sweet Sues" featurette (12 min.); "Virtual hall of memories" (21 min.); pressbook gallery; theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780792849605
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616858993
  • 027616860385
Other physical details
sound, black & white;
Publisher number
1001589
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm47856715
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround & mono
Video recording format
DVD

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