The Apartment (1960)

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A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.


  • Jack Lemmon and Billy Wilder in The Apartment (1960)
  • The Apartment (1960)
  • Shirley MacLaine and Billy Wilder in The Apartment (1960)
  • Shirley MacLaine in The Apartment (1960)
  • Jack Lemmon in The Apartment (1960)

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Jack Lemmon was playing with a nasal spray prop in his dressing room and discovered if he gave it a sharp squeeze, it would squirt ten feet. He filled it with milk to make the liquid visible on black-and-white film, and when Fred MacMurray, chastises him for creating a ... ...


C.C. Baxter: On November 1st, 1959, the population of New York City was 8,042,783. If you laid all these people end to end, figuring an average height of five feet six and a half inches, they would reach from Times Square to the outskirts of Karachi, Pakistan. I...


Baxter's pajamas are inconsistent when he is first kicked out of his apartment.


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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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