Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell know that diamonds are a girl’s best friend in this marvellous musical.

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  • Howard Hawks' Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Alternative


Monroe and Russell are terrific in Hawks’ gorgeous musical about a two showgirls sailing for Paris while checking out suitably moneyed males. The musical numbers are simultaneously sumptuous and ironic, and the colour and costumes are ravishing.

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