It Happened to Jane1959

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It Happened to Jane
Directed by:
Richard Quine

Starring Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Steve Forrest, Teddy Rooney and Russ Brown, "It Happened to Jane" (also known as "Twinkle and Shine", "Mit mir nicht, meine Herren", "Jane from Maine") is a Comedy film directed by Richard Quine, released in the USA on August 05 of 1959.

Who is the director of "It Happened to Jane":

It Happened to Jane was directed by Richard Quine, an American director, actor, writer, producer, and composer.

Before It Happened to Jane, Richard Quine had directed Bell Book and Candle, released in 1958, Operation Mad Ball (1957), Full of Life (1956), The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956), My Sister Eileen (1955), and So This Is Paris (1955). Since, he directed Strangers When We Meet, released in 1960, The World of Suzie Wong (1960), The Notorious Landlady (1962), Paris - When It Sizzles (1964), Sex and the Single Girl (1964), and Hotel (1967).

When was "It Happened to Jane" released:

It Happened to Jane was first released in the United States on Wednesday, August 05, 1959.. This was sixty (60) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, August 18, 1959 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "It Happened to Jane":

At the casting of It Happened to Jane we find Doris Day, previously seen in The Tunnel of Love (1958) and Teacher's Pet (1958); Jack Lemmon (Some Like It Hot (1959), Bell Book and Candle (1958)); Ernie Kovacs (Our Man in Havana (1959), Bell Book and Candle (1958)) [ more... ]

  • Dick Crockett and Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs also appeared in Operation Mad Ball, released in 1957.
  • Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs and Dick Crockett also appeared together in Bell Book and Candle, released in 1958.
  • Ernie Kovacs and Dick Crockett also appeared in Strangers When We Meet, released in 1960.
  • Jack Lemmon and Ernie Kovacs also worked together in Pepe, released in 1960.

What is the Storyline of "It Happened to Jane":

In May 1959, in the town of Cape Anne, Maine, a foul up by the Eastern & Portland Railroad (E&P) results in the death of 300 lobsters shipped by Jane Osgood (Doris Day). She gets her lawyer and friend, George Denham (Jack Lemmon), to go after the E&P to pay damages after her customer, the Marshall Town Country Club, refuses all future orders.

In the E&P office in New York City, Harry Foster Malone (Ernie Kovacs) learns about the Osgood lawsuit. Due to the budget cuts Malone instated, there was no [...]

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