Gentlemen prefer blondes

United States, 1953

Film
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Two showgirls go to Paris in search of rich husbands in this musical comedy which is memorable for the score and songs such as “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend”. Starring Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell and Charles Coburn. Based on the novel by Anita Loos.

Credits

producer

Sol Siegel

production company

Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation

Duration

01:27:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1953

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

37180

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Adaptations

Comedy

Comedy → Screwball comedies

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Literature → American literature - Film and video adaptations

Musicals

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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