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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

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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

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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

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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.

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Everything in this film comes together beautifully. The acting, the effects, the score and the storytelling are all fantastic.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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

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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,

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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,

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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.

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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

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