It Happened to Jane (1959)

Not Rated  |   |  Comedy

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Jane Osgood runs a lobster business, which supports her two young children. Railroad staff inattention ruins her shipment, so with her lawyer George, Jane sues Harry Foster Malone, director of the line and the "meanest man in the world".


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  • It Happened to Jane (1959)
  • Doris Day and Jack Lemmon in It Happened to Jane (1959)
  • Doris Day and Steve Forrest in It Happened to Jane (1959)

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Jack Lemmon wrote that he thought this was a good, funny movie that didn't do well because of its "terrible title". He thought he and Doris Day had very good chemistry together, and he regretted that they never did another film.


When Old 97 leaves Cape Ann for the lobster run, a close-up of the locomotive's wheels shows them turning backwards. It then cuts to a longer shot, and the train is going forwards.


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