| MARILYN AT THE MOVIES - 82327
The Legend of Marilyn Monroe
This vintage documentary is narrated bu John Huston, the director of The Asphalt Jungle and The Misfits, in which Marilyn starred. Filmed in 1964, this was the first documentary about Marilyn after her tragic death in 1962. It features ultra rare interviews with people from the years that Marilyn was the sweet Norma Jeane... her first foster parents, her first husband, acting coaches, and a rare glimpse of Marilyn's mother!
This programme features a detailed chonology of Marilyn Monroe's films, including original trailers from these classic movies: ALL ABOUT EVE - LOVE NEST - LET'S MAKE IT LEGAL - DON'T BOTHER TO KNOCK - WE'RE NOT MARRIED - MONKEY BUSINESS - NIAGARA - GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES - HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE - THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH - BUS STOP - THE PRINCE AND THE SHOWGIRL - SOME LIKE IT HOT - LET'S MAKE LOVE - THE MISFITS.
This programme also features facinating newsreel clips highlighting...
* Marilyn immortalizing her footprints at Grauman's Chinese with Jane Russell for their performance in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
* Marilyn's marriage to baseball legend Joe Dimaggio
* Marilyn & Joe's honeymoon in Japan
* Marilyn performing for the troops in Korea
* Marilyn's marriage to playwright Arthur Miller
* Marilyn singing Happy Birthday to JFK
* A farewell to Marilyn and more!