FILM : Some Like it Hot
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Some Like it Hot 1959 Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Marilyn Monroe, Joe E. Brown, George Raft, Pat O'Brien California
Director : Billy Wilder   Production Company : Ashton Productions, Mirisch Corporation  Region : N. AMERICA

After witnessing the St Valentine's Day Massacre, two musicians flee Chicago for Florida posing as members of an all-girl band. SJ

Chicago was played by Hollywood studio lots while California stood in for Florida.

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Some Like It Hot [DVD] [1959]

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Some Like it Hot - After escaping from
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somlikhot001. After escaping from "Chicago," the all-girl band checks into the "Seminole Ritz."

somlikhot001n. Hotel del Coronado, 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado near San Diego, California, USA. RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Some Like it Hot - Brown and others on the verandah awaiting the musicians.
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somlikhot002. Brown and others on the verandah awaiting the musicians.

Some Like it Hot - Lemmon and Monroe pass by catching Brown's eye.
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somlikhot003. Lemmon and Monroe pass by catching Brown's eye.

Some Like it Hot - Some marine frolicking on Coronado Beach.
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somlikhot004. Some marine frolicking on Coronado Beach.

somlikhot004n. Same headland. RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Some Like it Hot - Curtis, in Cary Grant guise, on the beach in front of the wooden Victorian hotel.
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somlikhot005. Curtis, in Cary Grant guise, on the beach in front of the wooden Victorian hotel.

somlikhot005n. RJ nearly managed the right angle. The hotel was also seen in Dive Bomber, The Stunt Man, Wicked Wicked, K9 and My Blue Heaven.
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Some Like it Hot - Lemmon and Monroe on the beach.
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somlikhot006. Lemmon and Monroe on the beach.

Some Like it Hot - Curtis takes a seat, after shooing away a child.
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somlikhot007. Curtis takes a seat, after shooing away a child.

somlikhot007n. Good angle. RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Some Like it Hot - Curtis engages Monroe in conversation by tripping her up.
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somlikhot008. Curtis engages Monroe in conversation by tripping her up.

Some Like it Hot - Lemmon suddenly recognises Curtis moving in on Monroe.
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somlikhot009. Lemmon suddenly recognises Curtis moving in on Monroe.

somlikhot009n. The sand must be fairly uneven: tripod time! RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Some Like it Hot - Curtis escapes from his room.
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somlikhot010. Curtis escapes from his room.

somlikhot010n. It's still there, despite hotel refurbishment and expansion. RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

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