Interviews with billy wilder, jack lemmon, tony curtis and others surrounding the production of this movie classic. The other reason for making a book is they can be quite expensive to purchase, especially if rare or out of print. In the early 1960s, films began to deal with adult subjects and sexual matters that had not been seen in hollywood films since the early 1930s. Decisive is a phenomenal resource for a fantastic decision making process whether youre moving, considering a new job, making a technical decision, or just about anything else. On likee, everyone can create trending videos with a simple tap and become the video star of their social circles. You dont have to be selfconscious about your body because most of it is covered by your. Jul 19, 2018 when the weather in east hampton gets really hot, i dont feel like spending a lot of time in a hot kitchen.
Dec 26, 2015 owner bud burwell, 64, looks over books dropped off by a customer at restons used book shop in reston, va. The making of some like it hot by tony curtis and mark a. In 1958, hotel del coronado made hollywood history when it became the setting for director billy wilders classic comedy, some like it hot, starring marilyn monroe, tony curtis, and jack lemmon. Use fresh, spicy chiles and enough vinegar, and youll create a condiment that will set your mouth aflame in just the way you like. Sep 30, 2015 some like it hot occupies a unique place in american culture. What is a book talk your guide to making them work in. Then, youll need a heat source like a hot plate or electric stove to melt the wax.
With some funny, sad and interesting chapters of the book, accompanied with pictures. Finding a book when youve forgotten its title the new. Some like it hot is a brilliant example of femininity as masquerade. Tony, both your fans and the potential readers of our book would like to know what prompted you to write the making of some like it hot.
As well as being a romantic comedy, a buddy movie, a crime caper, and a musical, the film is an anthem in praise of tolerance. May 04, 2020 likee formerly like is a popular global original video creation and sharing platform. Some like it hot was nominated for six academy awards, though marilyn was overlooked in the best actress category. Nov 22, 2017 finding a book when youve forgotten its title by gwen glazer, communications november 22, 2017. Below you will find book making crafts ideas and projects for your kids.
Wishy washy music my body name recognition new year nursery rhymes ocean olympics oviparous animals owls penguin peter rabbit pets picnic pirates. Although, monroe had major offscreen problems 83 takes to get things right she is fantastic onscreen. Youll want to melt enough wax to fit the vessel you choose. Yet its easy to let the seductive pull of these feelings encourage us to wedge this shapeshifter of a film into a somewhat strained queer reading. Vieira may be more feverish than fluent, but its a wonderful tribute to one of the funniest. A special memoir for a special moment in hollywood history. Lemmon, curtis and wilder discuss the making of a masterpiece, and the challenges of working with marilyn monroe. She may not have the best lines, but what the heck. Here are some common obstaclesand how you can overcome them. What is a book talk your guide to making them work in the.
Finding a book when youve forgotten its title by gwen glazer, communications november 22, 2017. Acting legend and author of the making of some like it hot, tony curtis, sits down for an exclusive interview with coauthor mark a. Nov 06, 2010 candid behind the scenes footage of some like it hot. If you are on the lookout for fun craft projects or quick ways of making nice presents and gif. Im already endorsing this book left and rightif you make decisions, and you do, you need to read it.
Marilyn monroe and tony curtis had affair while making. Since only a spicy meal could match my mood, i went to one of the 639 mexican restaurants in our relatively small town where i ordered spicy tomatillo sauce instead of the usual salsa with my chips. Mar 24, 2020 theres usually a very good reason for a fan to be running fast or making noise, the root cause of which youre working to solve with the steps below. Like them, his comedies were not only considered the best in their time, they have continued to be the best over time.
Ive found that the best book club discussion questions are ones that are openended and that get people to share their personal opinions. Billy wilders some like it hot dvd edition image 9 the funniest movie ever made. The initial chapters are purely about curtis early life and film career, although they dont go on for too long. Further, most homemade soap recipes use ounces or grams and ingredients must be weighed to get good results. Its so hot that i am currently lamenting the fact that i dont have enough sleeveless dresses to wear. Parents need to know that some like it hot is a classic blackandwhite comedy. Valentines day massacre, in which gangland hoodlums execute seven other thugs with machine guns, to the broad genderbending humor that finds the two male heroes masquerading as female musicians for most of the film. Some like it hot is a 1959 american blackandwhite romantic comedy film directed and. Billy wilders some like it hot dvd edition taschen books.
Some like it hot the current the criterion collection. Put the ingredients in a blender and whiz until as smooth as possible. Our starring couple win a thrilling marilyn monroethemed trip to the big apple, not realizing. Critical analysis essay on some like it hot becca dawson. I picked it up a couple weeks ago with the intention of making it in a lightweight chambray. A book talk is a short presentation about a book with the goal of convincing other people to read it. When buying wax, it s smarter and easier to buy wax flakes. Like romantic comedy, which it is not, some like it hot envisions sexual attraction as chaos, an adventure, perhaps a compulsion, but not as a promise of happiness. The book series itself is filled with awkward metaphors and unconvincing melodrama, and there are movies with more innovative and groundbreaking sex scenesand reallife dominatrixes, of course. Creating a believable alternate reality through the art of visual storytelling has always fascinated me. Curtiss writing in this memoir of billy wilders 1959 comic masterpiece is staccato, repetitive and occasionally baffling. There is a clear division in the writings about billy wilders 1959 crossdressing musical comedy, some like it hot.
Bbc culture why some like it hot is the greatest comedy. The art of book binding is an ancient craft, but actually it is not very difficult to do and with almost no practice you can get really awesome results. Spoilers 5 marilyn monroe required 47 takes to get it s me, sugar correct, instead saying either sugar, it s me or it s sugar, me. Making a bona fide book requires at least some regard to the physical package however. How did some like it hot challenge gender norms and. In his new book, the making of some like it hot, he shares all of them. How to fix a computer fan thats loud or making noise. It can be tough to remember the title and author of a book you read a long time ago. Owner bud burwell, 64, looks over books dropped off by a customer at restons used book shop in reston, va. It is interesting that lemmons identity as a man appears to be influenced strongly by his image as a woman.
For the first time, curtis will share the untold story behind the making of this legendary film. Spend time figuring out the best possible title for your book, because it will largely determine what people think about your book, and thus, your books success. The 8step guide to creating and publishing your own comic book. To find a film like some like it hot that still feels sharp and even a bit daring in its take on sexuality and gender feels like a gift from the culturally sensitive gods of cinema. Check out selected results from nypl title quest 2019, held august 2, 2019, as well as title quest 2018.
Billy wilder is to the sound era what chaplin, keaton and lloyd were to the silent. Vieira to talk about his book, his legacy, and of course, marilyn. Mar 29, 2019 wikihow is a wiki, similar to wikipedia, which means that many of our articles are cowritten by multiple authors. If you love new york city or marilyn monroe, new york. It has been honored by the american film institute as the funniest film of all time. If you are like me though, and like to keep the books you read, or just want something better than a bunch of a4 pages stapled together, then making a book is for you. Some like it hot filmed at hotel del coronado hotel. Marilyn monroe in some like it hot still smoking film. Some like it hot demonstrates wilder at the peak of his form. Some like it hot, a personalized novel by madhavi krevat, is just for you. Tony wrote a perfect book with details into his memories of getting his role, how it was on set, marilyns famous fluff ups and constantly being a pain in the ass for everyone in making the film. Some like it hot is a 1959 american blackandwhite romantic comedy film directed and produced by billy wilder, starring marilyn monroe, tony curtis, and jack lemmon.
This book provides some insight into the making of some like it hot, but is obviously biased towards tony curtis own memories and observations rather than a general overview. And, its more persuasive than expositorythink sales and marketing. With marilyn monroe, tony curtis, jack lemmon, george raft. Some like it hot is a hilarious farce where men dress as women in order to hide from the mob. Either the film is categorised, and criticized, as a typical crossdressing farce with the inevitable return to the heterosexual status quo predicated on an indissoluble gender binary. With steven jay rubin, billy wilder, jack lemmon, tony curtis. The secret to making really awesome hot sauce bon appetit. This can be done at home by taking a thin piece of cardboard and folding it into two halves, with a small creased strip in the middle to make the spine.
It could focus on a character, like this talk on the book matilda by roald dahl. Jul 02, 2018 in a book talk, the goal is to engage the listeners and present a fun, exciting, and even suspenseful commercial for your book. Some like it hot billy wilders manic, magical 1959 farce is more than drag shtick and marilyn in that amazing gown its a. Finding a book when youve forgotten its title the new york. Based on the uservoted top 100 romance novels on goodreads. Why missionary is the best sex position for making love. Characters like the amazing spiderman, iron man, and the incredible hulk to name a few. Another scene required monroe to rummage through some drawers and say wheres the. My memories of marilyn monroe and the classic american movie by tony curtis at barnes. Make sure it sells out by creating an awesome cover design.
The supporting cast includes george raft, pat obrien, joe e. Some like it hot occupies a unique place in american culture. It is the only usedbookstore in the city of 60,000 residents. If youre ready to start a book club, heres 40 of the best book club questions, for fiction. Jul 28, 2015 regular contributor tammy coron has made a comic book here are her tips. Instead, ill grill some fish or chicken and make a big salad from ingredients i can find at almost any farm stand. Theres more to some like it hot than its sparkling surface, though. Of all positions, this is the most aesthetically forgiving. To create this article, 103 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. How to bind your own hardback book yours for the making. The making of some like it hot by tony curtis, 97804705372, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. This exquisitely illustrated coffeetable book is a mustown for fans of the quintessential marilyn monroe comedy, voted by the american film institute as cinemas alltime funniest.
Like some like it hot, premingers films were direct assaults on the authority of the production code, and their success hastened its abandonment. Start by cleaning your computers fans time required. Told in his frank and inimitable voice, the book will. This beloved classic showcases five comic geniuses. The historical setting helps make the story seem realistic. Fun learning printables for kids making learning fun. And adjustments arent hard but do take some practice. While the possibilities for bookbinding are endless, most picture books favour a hardcover. If youre too busy developing and maintaining friendships takes time and effort, but even with a packed schedule, you can find ways to make the time for friends. It should be a proof that when the making of pictures is taken out. Some like it hot heres an excellent essay from salon. Youve done the hard work and created an amazing book. The first section delves into the making of the movie and contains a facsimile of the final script, on.
Aug 18, 2017 why missionary position is the best for sex. Aug 07, 2009 in the making of some like it hot, which is due for publication in the us in september, curtis, now 84, alleges that the couple, who enjoyed a brief relationship in 1949, grew close again while on. Design book covers with canvas free book cover maker. Monroe is just too hot for the screen in this picture. Add 2 to 4 tablespoons of water if the mustard is too thick. In the making of some like it hot, which is due for publication in the us in september, curtis, now 84, alleges that the couple, who enjoyed a brief relationship in 1949, grew close again while on. The film won only one oscar for costume design in a blackandwhite film.
Some like it hot is a beloved part of our culture, voted the funniest film of all time by the american film institute, but tony is the first to tell the complete, uncensored story of its making, a behindthescenes saga of intrigue, humor, and romance. How to make better choices in life and work by chip. During prohibition, a primary business of the mob was to sell alcohol, no matter what they had to steal or who they had to kill. Sex alleviates tension, said woody allen, love causes it. But even if the voice is a little insaneit suits the edgy, emotionally charged set of some like it hot perfectlycurtiss book written with mark a. Dont try to crowd in a lot of photos in a single layout, give your photos some breathing room. Stack up some pieces of paper and fold in the center.
This is not to proclaim the moral, or prudential, superiority of making love. Margaret mary is a girl from the irish countryside with a passion for glassblowing, a penchant for. Canvas free book cover maker is ridiculously easy to use even for the novice or notsotechsavvy writer. Here are my five top tips for designing good photo book layouts. A special memoir for a special moment in hollywood h. Marilyn monroe the making of some like it hot youtube. Combine all the ingredients, except the horseradish, in a stainlesssteel bowl.
This is an update of a previous post by sharon rickson. A book talk could highlight the plot, like this example featuring the book smile by raina telgemeir. Peas porridge hot nursery rhymes for children cartoon. Having recently finished the manuscript for my book project, i was in the mood for a minicelebration. These ratings sunnys bookshelf photo by judy solomon. I grew up surrounded by some of the most powerful superheroes. First, the beauty of making your own is that you can make it with the ingredients that you choose and the fragrances that you like. Some like it hot anthology limited time anthology of very sexy original novellas. After two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an allfemale band disguised as women, but further complications set in.
After take 30, billy wilder had the line written on a blackboard. Some like it hot ignored regulations of the time and told a raucous story of two men who dress in drag and join a girls band to escape the mob. In the age of amazon, used bookstores are making an unlikely. The making of some like it hot by tony curtis overdrive. Is something stopping you from building the friendships youd like to have. Canvas book cover maker makes designing book covers amazingly simple even for nondesigners. It ll probably take around 30 minutes to clean all the fans in your computer, maybe less if you have a laptop or tablet, and more if youre. Still, marilyns performance did not go totally unrewarded. A world leading special effects short video editing tool with thousands of stickers and music magic filters to help make ideas come to life. Some like it hot is another supersonic, breakneck, bellylaugh comedy that should be a blockbusting bonanza at the box office.
Billy wilders 1959 comedy some like it hot is listed as no. In the age of amazon, used bookstores are making an. Aug 21, 2017 ive been in a lot of book clubs, and i know its not always easy to get a conversation going on a book. Some like it hot is the hottest book ive read in 2014. Some like it hot ist eine usamerikanische filmkomodie. In a book talk, the goal is to engage the listeners and present a fun, exciting, and even suspenseful commercial for your book. Joe and sugar, who each know which end of the lollipop they like, are stuck in their sexual roles, and ready to take their respective lumps all over again. Candid behind the scenes footage of some like it hot. Feb 08, 2014 peas porridge hot, peas porridge cold. Find out how to make your own handmade books arts and crafts projects with the following decorations, instructions, patterns, and activities for children.