It Happened to Jane (1959)

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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".


  • Doris Day and Jack Lemmon in It Happened to Jane (1959)
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  • Doris Day in It Happened to Jane (1959)
  • Doris Day 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 Mr Malone is talking with his colleague about the poster and adding more "broads", he has a piece of lobster in his left hand, when the camera goes back to him, a split second later, the piece of lobster is missing, his hand never left the screen so we would have seen him put it down.


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