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The Fortune Cookie

Synopsis

The British title of [[Performer~P116768~Billy Wilder~billywilder]]'s classic comedy was Meet Whiplash Willie -- for, despite [[Performer~P99306~Jack Lemmon~jacklemmon]]'s star billing, the movie's driving force is Oscar-winning [[Performer~P46456~Walter Matthau~waltermatthau]] as gloriously underhanded lawyer "Whiplash" Willie Gingrich. CBS cameraman Harry Hinkle (Lemmon) is injured when he is accidentally bulldozed by football player Luther "Boom Boom" Jackson ([[Performer~P108153~Ron Rich~ronrich...more

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