Best romance movie trivia of 1959

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Sleeping Beauty picture

Trivia: If you look closely, there are many "Mickeys" in the scenery. For example, look in the bushes in various scenes and you will see three circles that form Mickey's head.

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Ben-Hur picture

Trivia: Although Martha Scott plays Charlton Heston's mother in this film, she was only ten years his senior.

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Some Like It Hot picture

Trivia: Not a mistake, just a fact. According to I.A.L. Diamond,Tony Curtis' "Josephine" voice was dubbed by another actor, as Curtis couldn't speak high enough.

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Journey to the Center of the Earth picture

Trivia: The dimitrodon, the dinosaur in the middle of the movie, is actually a real lizard (a basilisk, in fact) with a sail glued onto its back.

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Carry on Nurse picture

Trivia: In the scene where Joan Sims is about to give a patient a bath she looks at his feet and comments about them. The big feet were actually Bernard Breslaw's.

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Room at the Top picture

Trivia: Hermione Baddeley's performance in this film is the shortest ever to be nominated for an Academy Award. She had only 2 minutes and 20 seconds of screen time.

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Pillow Talk picture

Trivia: Rock Hudson turned the film down three times to begin with, as he felt the script was too risqué.

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