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Shirley MacLaine in Billy Wilder’s The Apartment (1960). This famous line actually came out of a conversation that MacLaine had with Wilder about her own troubled love life. Recognizing good material when he heard it, Wilder rewrote and reshot the scene. I did an post on this and all the other stories about the making of The Apartment that MacLaine shared at TCMFF!