filled with surprise after surprise. Loaded with wonderful actors, Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich and Charles Laughton. It was nominated for Best Director and Best Picture, but lost to The Bridge on the River Kwai.
Some Like It Hot(1959). This comedy with Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis and Marilyn Monroe has wonderful dialogue, humor and heart. Two musicians witness a mob hit, disguise themselves as women, join an all-girl band and flee the state with them. You can imagine the comedic situations that ensue as one falls for a fellow band member (played by Marilyn Monroe).
Psycho (1960). Alfred Hitchcock’s psychological thriller has forever changed showering with your eyes closed. The camera work and stark black and white images make the shower scene unforgettable. Basic premise, a working girl (played by Janet Leigh) steals ,000.00