Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance
When his family goes away for the summer, a so far faithful husband is tempted by a beautiful neighbor.
Tom Ewell won the 1953 Tony Award for Actor in a Drama for "The Seven Year Itch" in the role of Richard Sherman, which he reprised in this film.
Tell me doctor, are you very expensive?
Dr. Brubaker: Very!
Richard Sherman: I'm sure you occasionally make exceptions.
Dr. Brubaker: Never!
Richard Sherman: Well I mean, once in a while, a case must come along that really interests you.
Dr. Brubaker: At fifty dollars an hour, all my cases interest me.
The stairs in Tom Ewell's apartment are explained by the fact that his and Monroe's apartment used to be a single dwelling that was divided up. However there is already a staircase in the hallway that leads to Monroe's apartment, and the positioning of the two staircases means they would in fact meet at the same spot on the upper floor, which is a very unlikely architectural design.
When the title appears, one arm of the T in ITCH reaches down and scratches the stem of the letter.
Due to the Hayes Production code (censorship) issues of the time, Director was forced to cut some footage that was judged to be too racy to have in the film. AMC showed some of the censored footage on a _"Backstory" (2001)_ episode. The cut material includes:
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