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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Lorelei Lee (Marilyn Monroe) is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond (Tommy Noonan), much to the disapproval of Gus' rich father, Esmond Sr., who thinks that Lorelei is just after his money. When Lorelei goes on a cruise accompanied only by her best friend, Dorothy Shaw (Jane Russell), Esmond Sr. hires Ernie Malone (Elliott Reid), a private detective, to follow her and report any questionable behavior that would disqualify her from the marriage.

Cast: Jane Russell , Marilyn Monroe , Charles Coburn , Elliott Reid , Tommy Noonan , George Winslow , Marcel Dalio , Taylor Holmes

Director: Howard Hawks

Genres: Musical comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. (1953)

Release Date: August 1st, 1953|1 hr. 31 min.

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Jane Russell, Star of 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,' Dead at 89

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Jane Russell, one of Hollywood's most famous sex symbols of the 1940s and '50s, died Monday of respiratory failure at her home in Santa Maria, the AP has confirmed. She was 89. Russell, who qu...

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