Overall Rank: 3769
Average Rating: 2.7/4
# of Ratings: 67
Theatrical Release Date: 06/03/1955
Genre: Comedy, Romance
MPAA Rating: NR
Director: Billy Wilder
Actors: Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes, Sonny Tufts, Robert Strauss, Oskar Homolka
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/17/2019
Billy Wilder's charming comedy about male repression remains one of Hollywood's most iconic feel-good movies.
Ryan Stephen M - wrote on 04/13/2013
Pretty funny comedy from Billy Wilder that features Marilyn Monroe.
Yojimbo - wrote on 01/05/2013
A mildly amusing old fashioned sex comedy that's far fluffier than much of Wilder's other work. Marilyn is always memorable though and it features one of her most iconic images.
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Matthew Brady - wrote on 06/03/2015
Richard Sherman: "Oh no. Not today".
The story to The Seven Year Itch is about a New Yorker Richard Sherman (Tom Ewell) ships his wife, Helen (Evelyn Keyes), and their son off to Maine for vacation. Left alone to work back in Manhattan, Richard encounters a gorgeous blonde model (Marilyn Monroe) who has moved into the apartment upstairs, and becomes immediately infatuated. While pondering infidelity, Richard dreams of his beautiful new neighbor -- but will his fantasies about her become a reality?
I couple of days ago it just came to me that I haven't seen any movies starring the icon herself Marilyn Monroe. I mean wow how can I go through life without seeing the most ionic actress of all time on the screen showing her brilliance in front of my eyes, but I rather waste my time …
Daniel Corleone - wrote on 04/25/2013
"Oh, wouldn't you like to know! Maybe it's Marilyn Monroe! " A story that revolves around an imaginative Richard Sherman (Tom Ewell), the girl (Marilyn Monroe), wife Helen (Evelyn Keyes) and son Ricky (Butch Bernard). Richard's wife and son goes for a vacation while he meets his voluptuous blond neighbor. Well scored, sincere acting and brilliant screenplay. So many quotable lines from Dr. Brubaker - "l strongly advise you to avoid anything so complex. One must learn to walk before one can run." and Richard: "Life can be beautiful, Miss Morris." "Let's go home and enjoy the simple things." and "I love my wife." The Seven Year Itch is somewhat ahead of its time in terms of being a comedy. It relies on probable situations, provocative dialogue and realistic situations on temptations …
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