Some Like It Hot

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Some Like It Hot
Directed by Billy Wilder
Produced by Billy Wilder
Written by Billy Wilder,
I.A.L. Diamond
Music by Adolph Deutsch
Cinematography Charles Lang
Editing by Arthur P. Schmidt
Distributed by United Artists (theatrical),
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (DVD)
Release date(s) March 29, 1959
Running time 120 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $2.9 million

Some Like It Hot is a 1959 American comedy movie starring Marilyn Monroe and Jack Lemmon, and directed by Billy Wilder. It is seen by some as a remake of a German movie from 1951, called Fanfaren der Liebe. (Michael Logan wrote the story for this version as well as the 1959 movie.)

Some Like It Hot is set in 1929. It has been remade for the stage twice (in 1972 and 2002).

The movie was ranked at Number One on the AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs list and fourteen on the AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies list.

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