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I went to the movies again last night and saw another classic movie.
I saw "Some Like It Hot". It stars Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, and Tony Curtis.
It's the story of two musicians who witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre, and go on the run from the mob by donning drag and joining an all girls band heading for Florida.
Marilyn's character, Sugar Kane, falls for Tony's alter ego, Shell Oil Jr. and Jack's drag character Daphne is chased by comedy actor, Joe E. Brown's character Osgood Fiedling III.
It is silly, innocent fun filmed in 1959. It was filmed in black and white because the guys' makeup wasn't working for color film. Personally I think because of the time period setting, 1920s gangsters, the black and white was a better choice.
Again, my description doesn't do this classic justice.

This acting combination reminds me of another Lemmon/Curtis movie that I wish would get shown in theaters again, The Great Race. It's a race around the world with squeeky clean good guy Tony, and evil rotten bad guy Jack.

Date: 2017-06-12 11:27 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cmcmck
You posted on DW! :o)

Date: 2017-06-12 01:49 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cmcmck
Just do it all from here and pop over there to respond and read. The x post is so simple I don't know why everyone doesn't do it.

It's also a good way to protect your blog in case LJ does finally go belly up!

Have you transferred all your stuff from there to here? If not, I'd recommend you do it some time!
Edited Date: 2017-06-12 01:51 pm (UTC)

Date: 2017-06-12 03:36 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] cmcmck
If you do it all from here you don't need to unless you want all the comments from over there over here, in which case just do a transfer from time to time to update.

Date: 2017-06-13 12:01 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] zombiekitten
Everytime I watch a mobster movie I want a mobster for a bf/husband/partner/moll. Also what's with you posting here? Is LJ bringing you down too?

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