Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

1953| U| 91 mins| / /

Dir: Howard Hawks
Starring: Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell

 

Screening as part of A Year of Musicals is Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Celebrate International Women’s Day with the iconic friendship of Lorelai Lee and Dorothy Shaw!  Cinematic icons Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell dazzle like the diamonds they love so much in this glittering film adaptation of the famous Broadway show. As the showgirls travel to Paris for Lorelei’s wedding, they are pursued by the private detective working for Lorelei’s fiancé’s suspicious father, as well as a rich, enamoured old man and many other doting admirers.