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Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe


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Also Known As: Died: August 5, 1962
Born: June 1, 1926 Cause of Death: barbituates overdose
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Misfits (1961) as Roslyn Taber
A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.
Let's Make Love (1960) as Amanda Dell
A millionaire uses a fake name to infiltrate a musical making fun of him.
Some Like It Hot (1959) as Sugar Kane Kowalcyzk
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957) as Elsie [Marina]
An American showgirl in London creates an international incident when she falls for a European prince.
Bus Stop (1956) as Cherie
An innocent cowboy kidnaps a small-time singer with whom he''s infatuated.
The Seven Year Itch (1955) as The girl
A married man whose wife is on vacation falls for the blonde bombshell upstairs.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954) as Victoria Hoffman, also known as Victoria Parker
A blonde beauty upsets a show business family.
River of No Return (1954) as Kay
A frontier farmer takes off with his son and a saloon singer after the man who stole his rifle and his horse.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) as Lorelei Lee
Two singers work their way to Paris, enjoying the company of eligible men they meet along the way.
Niagara (1953) as Rose Loomis
Honeymooners get mixed up with an obsessive husband and his cheating wife.
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) as Pola Debevoise
Three models pool their resources to rent a posh penthouse in hopes of snaring rich husbands.
Clash by Night (1952) as Peggy
An embittered woman seeks escape in marriage, only to fall for her husband's best friend.
O. Henry's Full House (1952) as Streetwalker
Five stories reveal O. Henry''s gift for the surprise ending.
Don't Bother to Knock (1952) as Nell Forbes
A man with anger issues finds himself drawn to an unstable young beauty.
Monkey Business (1952) as Lois Laurel
A scientist''''s search for the fountain of youth makes him and his wife regress to childhood.
We're Not Married! (1952) as Annabel Norris
A Justice of the Peace performed weddings a few days before his license was valid. A few years later five couples learn they have never been legally married. Annabel Norris, already Mrs. Mississippi and ready to enter the Mrs. America contest, is now free to enter the Miss Mississippi contest.
Let's Make It Legal (1951) as Joyce Mannering
The divorce of Hugh and Miriam Halsworth becomes final at midnight. Hugh wouldn't dream of calling it off, but can't abandon his rose garden. Things change that afternoon, though, when Miriam's old suitor Victor Macfarland checks into the hotel where Hugh is publicity man. With Miriam's daughter Barbara rooting for Hugh and son-in-law Jerry rooting for Victor, things are unlikely to be resolved by midnight...
Love Nest (1951) as Roberta "Bobbie" Stevens
Newlyweds try to manage a New York apartment building and its eccentric tenants.
As Young As You Feel (1951) as Harriet
Sixty-five-year-old John Hodges must retire from Acme Printing. He later impersonates the president of the parent company and arrives at his old plant on an inspection tour. Acme president McKinley is so nervous not even his beautiful secretary Harriet can calm him. McKinley's wife Lucille becomes infatuated with Hodges. Many further complications ensue.
Home Town Story (1951) as Iris Martin
Blake Washburn blames manufacturer MacFarland for his defeat in the race for re-election to the state legislature. He takes over his uncle's newspaper to take on big business as an enemy of the people. Miss Martin (Marilyn Monroe) works in the "Herald" newspaper office. When tragedy strikes, Blake must re-examine his views.
A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950) as Clara
In 1876 Dawson wants to prevent a train from getting to Tomahawk CO on time, to keep it from competing with his stage coach line. Kit, who must get the train to its goal, forces Johnny aboard as the needed passenger. Madame Adelaide's showgirls (including Marilyn as Clara) ride along and, en route to Tomahawk, join Johnny in "Oh, What a Forward Young Man You Are."
The Fireball (1950) as Polly
Johnny runs away from Father O'Hara's orphanage and becomes a roller skating star with the help of Mary Reeves. He becomes involved with women, including Polly, who only love him because he is a champion, not, as with Mary, out of love for him. Then he gets polio.
All About Eve (1950) as Miss Casswell
An ambitious young actress tries to take over a star's career and love life.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950) as Angela Phinlay
A gang of small time crooks plots an elaborate jewel heist.
Love Happy (1950) as Grunion's client
A theatre troupe gets mixed up with gangsters when they stumble upon stolen goods.
Right Cross (1950) as Dusky La Dieu
A boxer's ego battles his love for his manager's daughter.
Ladies of the Chorus (1949) as Peggy Martin
A one-time burlesque star tries to shield her daughter so she can marry a nice young man.
Dangerous Years (1948) as Evie
Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris, Willy and Leo. They hang out at a juke joint where Eve (one of Marilyn's first bit parts) works. When Jeff tries to stop a robbery planned by Danny, he is killed and Danny goes on trial.

Music (feature film)

Shape of Water, The (2017)
An otherworldly love story set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963
Burlesque (2010)
A small town singer moves to the big city for her chance at stardom when she discovers Burlesque, a glamorous nightclub packed with dancers, sizzling musical numbers, and an owner in need of a star.
Town & Country (2001) as Song Performer ("Diamonds Are A Girl'S Best Friend")
A comedy about life, love, friendship, having everything and not getting caught... At least that''s the way successful architect Porter Stoddard has been living his life. However, when his best friend Griffin is caught cheating by his wife Mona and an ugly divorce drama begins to unfold, Porter begins to re-evaluate his sturdy relationship with his wife Ellie in terms of his own dalliances with a beautiful cellist named Alex. Suddenly confronted by his own wife''s suspicions, he decides to come clean--realizing that it''s his wife that he truly loves. But is this revelation strong enough for Porter to commit the rest of his life to true monogamy?
Calendar Girl (1993) as Song ("Diamonds Are A Girl'S Best Friend")
A young US Army inductee persuades his two best friends, one college-bound and the other soon-to-be married, to accompany him to Hollywood in the hope of meeting Marilyn Monroe.
Heavy Petting (1988) as Song Performer ("Old Black Magic")
A humorous look at teenage romance in America, its trials, tribulations, and mores, utilizing compilation footage and interviews.
Marilyn Times Five (1974) as Song Performer ("I'M Through With Love")

Cast (special)

Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days (2001) as Ellen Arden (
Documentary about the final days of Marilyn Monroe, including an account of the making and eventual abandonment in 1962 of the last film on which Monroe worked -- "Something's Got to Give" The program includes the world television premiere of a 37-minute reconstruction of the footage shot for this u

Music (special)

Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio? (1997) as Song Performer ("Diamonds Are A Girl'S Best Friend")
Documentary on the life and career of baseball great Joe DiMaggio. Includes rare film footage, archival photos and interviews.

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