Some Like It Hot (1959)
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121 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

After two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in.
Writers
Billy Wilder (screenplay) | I.A.L. Diamond (screenplay) | Robert Thoeren (suggested by a story by) (as R. Thoeren) | Michael Logan (suggested by a story by) (as M. Logan)
Composer
Adolph Deutsch (background score)
Cinematographer
Charles Lang (as Charles Lang Jr.)
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Release date
Mar 19, 1959 (United States)

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84 cast members
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Marilyn Monroe
Sugar Kane Kowalczyk Sugar Kane Kowalczyk   See fewer
Tony Curtis
Joe / Josephine / Shell Oil Junior Joe / Josephine / Shell Oil Junior   See fewer
Jack Lemmon
Jerry / Daphne Jerry / Daphne   See fewer
George Raft
Spats Colombo Spats Colombo   See fewer
Pat O'Brien
Detective Mulligan Detective Mulligan   See fewer
Joe E. Brown
Osgood Fielding III Osgood Fielding III   See fewer
Nehemiah Persoff
Little Bonaparte Little Bonaparte   See fewer
Joan Shawlee
Sweet Sue Sweet Sue   See fewer
Billy Gray
Sig Poliakoff Sig Poliakoff   See fewer
George E. Stone
Toothpick Charlie Toothpick Charlie   See fewer
Dave Barry
Bienstock Bienstock   See fewer
Mike Mazurki
Spats' Henchman Spats' Henchman   See fewer
Harry Wilson
Spats' Henchman Spats' Henchman   See fewer
Beverly Wills
Dolores Dolores   See fewer
Barbara Drew
Nellie Nellie   See fewer
Edward G. Robinson Jr.
Johnny Paradise Johnny Paradise   See fewer
Sam Bagley
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Brandon Beach
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
Phil Bloom
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Willie Bloom
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Al Breneman
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
Steve Carruthers
Hotel Guest (uncredited) Hotel Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
James J. Casino
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Noble 'Kid' Chissell
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Beulah Christian
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Ted Christy
Gangster (uncredited) Gangster (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Cole
Club Patron (uncredited) Club Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Marian Collier
Olga (uncredited) Olga (uncredited)   See fewer
Pat Comiskey
Spats' Henchman (uncredited) Spats' Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
Bing Conley
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Cristo
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Harry Denny
Retirement Home Resident (uncredited) Retirement Home Resident (uncredited)   See fewer
Jimmy Dime
Gangster Convention Greeter (uncredited) Gangster Convention Greeter (uncredited)   See fewer
Franklyn Farnum
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
Joan Fields
Band Member (uncredited) Band Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Duke Fishman
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Mary Foley
Band Member (uncredited) Band Member (uncredited)   See fewer
George Ford
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Frees
Funeral Director / Speakeasy Waiter (voice) (uncredited) Funeral Director / Speakeasy Waiter (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
Joanne Genthon
Girl (uncredited) Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
Bobby Gilbert
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Joseph Glick
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Gordon
Gangster with Charlie (uncredited) Gangster with Charlie (uncredited)   See fewer
Joe Gray
Mobster at Banquet (uncredited) Mobster at Banquet (uncredited)   See fewer
Stuart Hall
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Sam Harris
Hotel Guest (uncredited) Hotel Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
Harold 'Tommy' Hart
Official #2 (uncredited) Official #2 (uncredited)   See fewer
Ted Hook
Official #1 (uncredited) Official #1 (uncredited)   See fewer
Shep Houghton
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
John Indrisano
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
Tom Kennedy
Bouncer (uncredited) Bouncer (uncredited)   See fewer
Joseph La Cava
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
George Lake
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Carl M. Leviness
Retirement Home Resident (uncredited) Retirement Home Resident (uncredited)   See fewer
King Lockwood
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
John Logan
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Hank Mann
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Tiger Joe Marsh
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Mather
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Tipp McClure
Spats' Henchman (uncredited) Spats' Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
Penny McGuiggan
Trumpet Player (uncredited) Trumpet Player (uncredited)   See fewer
Frank McLure
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Laurie Mitchell
Mary Lou (uncredited) Mary Lou (uncredited)   See fewer
William H. O'Brien
Hotel Guest (uncredited) Hotel Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
Colleen O'Sullivan
Band Member (uncredited) Band Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Joe Palma
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Helen Perry
Rosella (uncredited) Rosella (uncredited)   See fewer
Jack Perry
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Danny Richards Jr.
Fresh Bellboy (uncredited) Fresh Bellboy (uncredited)   See fewer
Edwin Rochelle
Chef (uncredited) Chef (uncredited)   See fewer
John Roy
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Cosmo Sardo
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
Scott Seaton
Old Man (uncredited) Old Man (uncredited)   See fewer
Sammy Shack
Commuter at Station (uncredited) Commuter at Station (uncredited)   See fewer
Fred Sherman
Drunk (uncredited) Drunk (uncredited)   See fewer
Carl Sklover
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Bert Stevens
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Arthur Tovey
Speakeasy Patron (uncredited) Speakeasy Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
Sid Troy
Gangster at Convention (uncredited) Gangster at Convention (uncredited)   See fewer
Ralph Volkie
Gangster at Massacre (uncredited) Gangster at Massacre (uncredited)   See fewer
Tito Vuolo
Mozzarella (uncredited) Mozzarella (uncredited)   See fewer
Sandra Warner
Emily (uncredited) Emily (uncredited)   See fewer
Billy Wayne
Small Role (uncredited) Small Role (uncredited)   See fewer
Grace Lee Whitney
Rosella (uncredited) Rosella (uncredited)   See fewer
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