Ladies, have you ever longed to have that cool sensuality that Marilyn Monroe effortlessly exuded in her films? She was so confident, beautiful, and coiffed. To celebrate the release of Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, Dry Bar in Los Angeles added The Old-Fashioned to their list of hairstyles for the month of August. We watched a lot […]Read More
The final film in my Seven Days of Marilyn Monroe series and in the Forever Marilyn: Blue Ray Collection is The Misfits. Though it is in black and white, the fantastic artwork on the disk makes up for that. It makes the set truly collectable, along with the artwork on Some Like It Hot. The […]Read More ARthur Miller, Blu-ray and DVD, Clark Gable, Eli Wallach, Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, Gay Langland, Guido, John Huston, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift, Perce Howland, Roslyn Tabers, Seven Days of Marilyn Monroe, The Misfits, Thelma Ritter, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
The Seven Year Itch is the film that brought us that most iconic image of Marilyn Monroe with her beautiful, white dress billowing up around her. It’s the go-to for any good Marilyn costume and seems to have captured everything we saw Marilyn to be. Beautiful, sensual and joyful. It’s no surprise that she is […]Read More Blu-ray and DVD, Evelyn Keyes, Marilyn Monroe, Oskar Homolka, Rber Strauss, Sonny Tufts, The Seven Year Itch, Tom Ewell
Curtis and Lemmon’s partnership is one for the ages and one that could only be rivaled by that of Lemmon and Matthau. The comedic timing in this film leaves nothing to be desired and still makes me laugh out loud. You couldn’t ask for a better team.Read More Billy Wilder, Blu-ray and DVD, George Raft, Jack Lemmon, Marilyn Monroe, Pat O'Brien, Some Like It Hot, Tony Curis
Everything in this film comes together beautifully. The acting, the effects, the score and the storytelling are all fantastic.Read More Blu-ray and DVD, Cyril J. Mockridge, Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, Gloria Wood, Ken Darby, Leigh Harline, Lionel Newman, Marilyn Monroe, Otto Preminger, River of No Return, Robert Mitchum, Rory Calhoun, Seven Days of Marilyn Monroe, Tommy Rettig, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
Seven Days of Marilyn Monroe Day Two brings us to How to Marry a Millionaire, disc two in the Forever Marilyn: Blu-Ray Collection. This film is from 1953 with three of the most memorable actresses of all time. It is a romantic comedy times three as each of the leading ladies is looking for love, whether they know it or not.Read More Betty Grable, Blu-ray and DVD, Cameron Mitchell, David Wayne, Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, How to Marry A Millionaire, Jean Negulesco, Lauren Bacall, Marilyn Monroe, Rory Calhoun, Seven Days of Marilyn, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment., William Powell
I love how Marilyn can get you to root for her characters no matter how self-serving their intentions may be. She is so endearing and you really start to feel that if these men are so easily taken by killer looks and little substance, they deserve what they get.Read More Betty Grable, Blu-ray and DVD, Bye Bye Baby, Charles Coburn, Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend, Dorothy Shaw, Elliott Reid, Forever Marilyn, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Gus Esmond, Jane Russell, Kylie Minogue, Lady Beekman, Lauren Bacall, Lorelei Lee, Madonna, Marilyn Monroe, Norma Varden, Seven Days of Marilyn, Sir Francis Piggy Beekman, Taylor Holmes, THE FOREVER MARILYN COLLECTION, Tommy Noonan, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment., Two LIttle Girls From Little Rock
Of all the films that I would love to see in a Blu-ray collection, I don’t know if I could find a set more perfect than this. Marilyn Monroe has fascinated me since I was a little girl. I used to try to dress up like her in Hollywood glam style. I wasn’t endowed with […]Read More Betty Grable, Blu-ray and DVD, Clark Gable, Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, Gentleman Prefer Blondes, How to Marry A Millionaire, Jack Lemmon, Lauren Bacall, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift, River of No Return, Robert Mitchum, Seven Year Itch, Some Like It Hot, The Misfits, There’s No Business Like Show Business, Tony Curtis, Twentieth Century Fox
Fans of classic cinema will have a good excuse to stay inside during the dog days of August as Turner Classic Movies launches the newest edition of “Summer Under the Stars,” a month-long salute to 31 legendary actors and actresses. Every day, TCM will honor one performer with a 24-hour movie marathon, from John Wayne […]Read More Classic, Elvis Presley, John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe, movies, Summer Under the Stars, TCM, television, Turner Classic Movies
To celebrate the release of Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, we’re giving away the set to one lucky reader. Keep reading to find out how to enter. Celebrate the life, the legend and the beauty of Marilyn Monroe. The iconic blonde bombshell shines in high definition in FOREVER MARILYN: THE BLU-RAY COLLECTION. With classics like The Misfits and Some Like It Hot as well as new-to-Blu-ray titles How to Marry A Millionaire, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Seven Year Itch, There’s No […]Read More Blu-ray and DVD, Forever Marilyn: The Blu-Ray Collection, giveaway, Marilyn Monroe
It’s Marilyn Monroe‘s 86th birthday today and for those of you, like myself, who love and adore the beautiful film icon, The Forever Marilyn Collection on Blu-ray is the perfect collection to own. Celebrate her amazing work and the legacy she left. It has some of her classic films like The Misfits, Some Like It Hot, How to […]Read More Blu-ray and DVD, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, How to Marry A Millionaire, Marilyn Monroe, River of No Return, Seven Year Itch, Some Like It Hot, THE FOREVER MARILYN COLLECTION, The Misfits, There’s No Business Like Show Business, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.
Every Monday, we highlight one song that you may not have heard of, may not have heard in ages, or one that we just can’t seem to get out of our heads. Enjoy! The sex/movie/musical icon that is Marilyn Monroe is getting a new treatment with NBC’s midseason show Smash. And in honor of its […]Read More Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Marilyn Monroe, music, Music Monday, NBC, Smash, television, TV
In the lead up to this winter’s release of My Week With Marilyn, Vogue have teased us with a new picture of the film’s lead actress, Oscar nominee Michelle Williams, as the iconic starlet Marilyn Monroe. The film, which hits US theatres on November 4th, will tell the story of Colin Clark’s encounters with Monroe […]Read More Marilyn Monroe, Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn