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Classic comedy starring Marilyn Monroe , Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. It's Chicago 1929 -the era dominated by Prohibition and tough racketeers. When Joe and Jerry, two underemployed musicians, witness the St Valentine's Day massacre, they nearly become victims themselves. Their only escape is a jazz band heading for Florida. But there's one big problem - it's an all-girl orchestra.
Director Billy Wilder (1959, U) (BW) (S) Films: pp 51-80 *****
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