Some Like It Hot Film Summary & Analysis

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The Yacht

Fielding's yacht is the symbol of riches and power. He has everything that the others want in life, but he hasn't had to work for it all. Over the years, Fielding has received everything he wants thanks to his family, and his mother controls everything he has including his choice in women.

Jerry, Joe and Sugar all want to become rich without working, too. Since they don't have any money, they all want to marry rich. Sugar has a better chance than the guys do, but she ends up falling for Joe. Instead, Jerry ends up finding a rich man, and Fielding refuses to let him go.

The yacht also represents love for the couples. Joe uses the yacht to take Sugar somewhere private so that he can prove that he's wealthy and get her to fall in love with him. His plan...

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