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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Marilyn Monroe
Tom Ewell
Evelyn Ketes
Sonny Tufts
Directors
Billy Wilder
Screenwriters
Billy Wilder
George Axelrod
Running Time
105 minutes

The Seven Year Itch


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Plot
With his wife Helen and son Tom away on vacation, New Yorker Richard Sherman flirts with the girl from the apartment upstairs, but despite his lusts and daydreams, he manages to remain true to his marriage vows.


Verdict
Very dated and not consistently funny but famous for the iconic Marilyn air-vent shot and a close to the under-wire smuttiness.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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