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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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, after which they flee to Miami disguised as female musicians
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1960: Oscar - Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Orry-Kelly).
  • Academy Award winner, 1959: Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Orry-Kelly)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Some like it hot (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles Lang ; film editor, Arthur P. Schmidt ; background score, Adolph Deutsch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
  • In English or dubbed French, with optional English or French subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.C55
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • S66 2006
  • .S677 2006
PerformerNote
Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Joe E. Brown, Nehemiah Persoff, Joan Shawlee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1926-1962
  • 1925-2010
  • 1899-1983
  • 1892-1973
  • 1919-
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  • Wilder, Billy
  • Diamond, I. A. L
  • Monroe, Marilyn
  • Curtis, Tony
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • Raft, George
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Brown, Joe E.
  • Persoff, Nehemiah
  • Ashton Productions
  • Mirisch Company
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
122
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  • Impostors and imposture
  • Women musicians
  • Female impersonators
  • Musicians
  • Gangsters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Female impersonators
  • Gangsters
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Musicians
  • Women musicians
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
Note
  • Suggested by a story of the same title by Robert Thoeren and Michael Logan
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special feature (disc 1): optional audio commentary with Paul Diamond, Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel (including interviews with Curtis & Lemmon)
  • Special features (disc 2, 112 min.): "The making of 'Some like it hot'" featurette (26 min.); "The legacy of 'Some like it hot'" featurette (20 min.); "Tony Curtis on 'Some like it hot'" interview featurette (31 min.); "Memories from The Sweet Sues" featurette (12 min.); original pressbook gallery; "Virtual Hall of memories" featurette (21 min.); original theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([6] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
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
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm70263366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed. ; anamorphic widescreen format 1.66:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (122 min.)
Isbn
9781424817832
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616151209
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
15120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70263366
  • (OCoLC)70263366
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or French, Dolby digital mono. in English
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
Note
  • Suggested by a story of the same title by Robert Thoeren and Michael Logan
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special feature (disc 1): optional audio commentary with Paul Diamond, Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel (including interviews with Curtis & Lemmon)
  • Special features (disc 2, 112 min.): "The making of 'Some like it hot'" featurette (26 min.); "The legacy of 'Some like it hot'" featurette (20 min.); "Tony Curtis on 'Some like it hot'" interview featurette (31 min.); "Memories from The Sweet Sues" featurette (12 min.); original pressbook gallery; "Virtual Hall of memories" featurette (21 min.); original theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([6] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
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
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm70263366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed. ; anamorphic widescreen format 1.66:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (122 min.)
Isbn
9781424817832
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616151209
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
15120
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70263366
  • (OCoLC)70263366
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English or French, Dolby digital mono. in English
Video recording format
DVD

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