Some Like it Hot archive review: "a t...

Some Like it Hot archive review: "a touch of consulting room fantasy"

As Billy Wilder's deathless comedy returns to the big screen, we take a look back at how we originally reviewed it: as a vibrant and clever burlesque, attuned to a variety of unusual sexual peccadillos. Marilyn Monroe as Sugar Kane, Jack Lemmon as Jerry aka 'Daphne' and Tony Curtis as Joe aka 'Josephine' in Some Like It Hot Billy Wilder 's Some Like it Hot will not appeal to those who find female impersonation unamusing in any circumstances; and certainly, since it also contains two painfully accurate re-creations of gangland slaughter, its opportunities for offence are considerable.

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