Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

foreign poster for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe in a poorly colored scene from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Charles Coburn as “Piggy” in an original publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953).  Charles was in Howard Hawks’ previous picture, Monkey Business. “This is Oxley speaking.”

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Elliot Reid and Charles Coburn in a scene from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Marilyn Monroe behind the scenes of Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

George Winslow in a publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953).  George was also in Howard Hawks’ previous film, Monkey Business.  “Ya gotta do a war dance first.”

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

theater ad for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

theater ad for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Elliot Reid and Jane Russell in an original publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

theater ad for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe at the Grauman’s Chinese Theater’s publicity stunt a few days before the premiere of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

original presskit for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Marilyn Monroe as Lorelei Lee in the much copied “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953).

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Elliot Reed as Ernie Malone in an original publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953).

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

https://film.avclub.com/gentlemen-prefer-blondes-is-bubbly-and-smart-just-like-1835919873

A recent review of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)