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The Seven Year Itch Reviews

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January 23, 2013
Despite the script's cleverness, the presence of Tom Ewell, who is a first rate comedian and Oscar Homolka, who has long been a first rate actor, the entire film continually misses fire and fizzles out, like defective fireworks.
August 15, 2007
Although it was directed by Billy Wilder, this 1955 CinemaScope classic sometimes seems presided over by Frank Tashlin, with its satire of 50s puritanism and its use of wimpy Tom Ewell.
June 24, 2006
Monroe flaunts her attributes too blatantly, and seems less human because of it, while George Axelrod's play, fresh and risqué in the '50s, now appears a little obvious and over-plotted.
March 15, 2007
Ruined by too much interference from insiders and outsiders.
Full Review | Original Score: C+
July 26, 2014
Marilyn Monroe comedy is cute but won't interest most kids.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 30, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
August 13, 2002
| Original Score: 4/5
April 6, 2008
| Original Score: 5/5
June 13, 2008
One of Marilyn Monroe's indispensable films.
August 15, 2007
What counts is that laughs come thick and fast, that the general entertainment is light and gay.
October 16, 2002
| Original Score: 5/5
February 13, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
November 7, 2003
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
July 19, 2005
So arresting is Monroe's presence that when she's not on-screen, we wait impatiently, wondering, Where have you gone, Mrs. DiMaggio?
June 29, 2006
Marilyn Monroe is a temptress in this delightful comedy.
| Original Score: 4.5/5
July 12, 2002
I find this movie to be a definitive Marilyn Monroe movie that happened to also have a pretty witty script.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
October 3, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
July 25, 2001
The Seven Year Itch is certainly a key film for the classic Monroe image...
March 30, 2014
Monroe takes over the movie the minute she appears onscreen, wearing impossible outfits and telling the most ridiculous stories with the lightest touch.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
March 30, 2005
| Original Score: 5/5
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