Some Like It Hot
Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then Show more... keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.
Variety Staff Pictures like this, with a sense of humor that is as broad as it can be sophisticated, come along only infrequently.
Dave Kehr In many ways, the ultimate Billy Wilder film -- replete with breathless pacing, transvestite humor, and unflinching cynicism.
Derek Adams One of Wilder's funniest satires.