Some Like It Hot

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Some Like It Hot
Some Like It Hot poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Directit biBilly Wilder
Produced biBilly Wilder
Screenplay biBilly Wilder
I. A. L. Diamond
Story biRobert Thoeren
Michael Logan
StarninMarilyn Monroe
Tony Curtis
Jack Lemmon
George Raft
Joe E. Brown
Pat O'Brien
Muisic biAdolph Deutsch
CinematographyCharles Lang
Eeditit biArthur P. Schmidt
Distributit biUnited Artists
Release date
  • 29 Mairch 1959 (1959-03-29)
Rinnin time
121 minutes
KintraUnitit States
Budget$2.9 million
Box office$40 million

Some Like It Hot is a 1959 American romantic comedy film set in 1929, directit an produced bi Billy Wilder, starnin Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, an Jack Lemmon. The supportin cast includes George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Joe E. Brown, Joan Shawlee, an Nehemiah Persoff. The plot is based on a screenplay bi Billy Wilder an Michael Logan frae the French film Fanfare of Love. The film is aboot twa muisickers who dress in drag in order tae escape frae mafia gangsters whom thay witnessed commit the Saunt Valentine's Day Massacre. The film wis produced in black an white, even tho colour films war increasin in popularity.