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The Seven Year Itch

Marilyn Monroe, Tom Ewell, Evelyn Keyes, Sonny Tufts, Robert Strauss, Oskar Homolka, Marguerite Chapman, Victor Moore, Dolores Rosedale, Donald MacBride, Carolyn Jones
Marilyn Monroe
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Publisher Richard, referring to his wife, “Why does Helen keep talking about moving into one of those big, enormous buildings that look like Riot in Cell Block 11?” (0:08)

Richard looks at a manuscript: “Of Man and the Unconscious by Dr. Ludwig Brubaker... Chapter 3 The Repressed Urge in the Middle Aged Male... Get drunk maybe?“ (0:13)

His secretary Miss Morris tells Richard she is “Deeply, madly...” in love with him. (0:15)

Richard goes back to the book: “Chapter 3 The Repressed Urge in the Middle Aged Male...” (0:21, 0:23)

Richard tells neighbor, a model and actress, “I think maybe it’s a kind of nervousness.”
She tells him, “It’s real crazy. Here. Isn’t that crazy?”
Richard: “Yeah, pretty crazy.” (0:47)

Richard tells himself, “You’re crazy, that’s what you are. You’re running amok. Helen’s gone for one day, and you’re running amok...” (0:54)

Richard tells his boss Mr. Brady, “I’m on the verge of some kind of a nervous breakdown or something.” (0:56)

Richard reads: “Case History A... The Mad Lover of Leipzig.” (0:59)

Psychiatrist and author Dr. Brubaker tells Miss Morris, “My 3 o’clock patient jumped out of the window in the middle of his session...” (1:00)

Brubaker tells Richard, “I see you’ve been working on my little book, Of Man and the Unconscious.”
Richard: “The Mad Lover of Leipzig”
Brubaker: ”I heal sick minds. I try in my small way to root out the insecurities, neuroses, inner tensions...”
”Dark clouds gathering on the psychic horizon.”
Richard: ”A twitch in the thumb... and you psychiatrists start making a federal case out of it.”
Brubaker: “Ah, psychoanalysis does not recognize the boo-boo as such. Everything we do has its roots in the unconscious.”
”If you should find yourself in need of further analysis...” (1:00)

The girl upstairs tells the plumber, “He was frothing at the mouth, just like The Creature from the Black Lagoon.”(1:05)

The girl upstairs on television: “Then suddenly he turns on them... just like The Creature from the Black Lagoon.” (1:07)

Movie theater marquis: “The Creature from the Black Lagoon” (1:13)

Richard asks the girl upstairs, “How ‘bout psychoanalysis? I don’t know how much you know about psychoanalysis, but it’s sort of a hobby of mine.”
”The answer of course lies in the unconscious.” (1:17)

Richard asks the janitor, “Are you out of your mind Mr. Kruhulik?” (1:22)

Richard: “Helen, you’re mad.” (1:33)

The girl tells Richard, “Maybe he’s kind of nervous and shy, perspiring a little.” (1:37)

Tom asks Richard, “Are you drunk or something?”
Richard: ”No, I’m not drunk.”
Tom: “You are drunk.”
Richard: “Maybe it’s Marilyn Monroe.”
Tom: “Drunk. Blind, stinking drunk at 8:30 in the morning.”
Richard: “She loves me because I’m sweet and gentle and worried and nervous and shy and tender.” (1:39)

Reference in The House Bunny