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Recommendation: Some Like It Hot (1959)

Osgood: I am Osgood Fielding the third.
Daphne: I’m Cinderella the second.

Some Like It Hot is in my personal list of the greatest comedies of all time. 292 more words


Musical Monday: My Sister Eileen (1955)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 730 more words

Musical Monday


THE GREAT RACE || 1965, USA || Comedy || Directed by – Blake Edwards / Written by – Arthur A. Ross, Blake Edwards / Produced by – Martin Jurow / Music by – Henry Mancini / Cinematography – Russell Harlan / Production designer – Fernando Carrere / Starring – Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Peter Falk, Keenan Wynn, Arthur O’Connell, Vivian Vance / Running Time: 160 mins.

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Of Morals and Men: Billy Wilder's The Apartment

This is an archival post that was first published in 2013.

“Be a mensch. You know what that means? A mensch! A human being!”

Billy Wilder’s… 2,384 more words


Few words about comedies, Jack Lemmon, Romi Schneider, beauty and style

If you want to get rid of pressure after a hard day, watch the good old comedy Good neighbour Sam.

Main male character was played by king of comedies brilliant Jack Lemmon. 96 more words


Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)


The real estate business is terribly boring to anyone with human empathy and more than two functioning organs inside their fleshy husk, but any topic, with the right treatment, can be made exciting. 196 more words

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