Monkey Business

Howard Hawks directing Monkey Business (1952) with Cary Grant and Marilyn Monroe.

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell make an entrance in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Howard Hawks on the set of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) with Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe and George Winslow.

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

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Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe in a publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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Marilyn Monroe sings Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Marilyn Monroe, star of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) in a print ad for shampoo.

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Marilyn Monroe in a publicity still for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe behind the scenes of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Howard Hawks did not direct any of the musical parts of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), leaving it to the musical experts.

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Marilyn Monroe as Lorelei Lee in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe behind the scenes of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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Marilyn Monroe in a scene from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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Marilyn Monroe in Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

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Tommy Noonan in a bow tie between Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)