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Upcoming Screenings…

May 22 @ 10:30 – The Misfits (State Theatre 233 E. Front St. Traverse City MI 49684) / x
May 29 @ 14:00 – Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (New Beverly, Los Angeles) // X
Jul 13 @ 15:00 – Some Like it Hot (The New Parkway Theater 474 24th St Oakland, CA 94612) / x
Aug 14 @ 20:30 (Doors 19:00) – Some Like it Hot (Westminster Abbey) / x
Oct 04 @ 19:30 – Some Like it Hot (The Plaza Super Cinema and Variety, Mersey Square, Stockport, Cheshire. SK1 1SP) // x

200 photos of Marilyn Monroe will be displayed in Paris this summer

Between July 9 and September 22, 2019, the French capital’s Galerie Joseph will display a monumental photo series of Marilyn Monroe. 200 original photographs and documents will trace the meteoric rise of the Hollywood. Continue here

Trailer Flashback: ‘The Prince and the Showgirl’

The Beverly Hills Hotel unveils new suite inspired by Hollywood movie star Marilyn Monroe

The elegant new decor takes inspiration from the legendary former guest. Read More here

Inside The Beverly Hills Hotel’s Legendary Marilyn Monroe Bungalow

A Chanel No.5 perfume bar and bathroom products, a library stocked with books and films including Some Like It Hot and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and a Dom Perignon bubble bath. Guests in the newly renovated Bungalow 1A at The Beverly Hills Hotel will be following in iconic footsteps, as it has been designed to pay homage to Marilyn Monroe, who favoured the bungalow during her weeks-long stays at the hotel. It is one of five “legendary” bungalows that the hotel is opening this year, inspired by a few of its most famous former residents – Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, Frank Sinatra, Howard Hughes and Charlie Chaplin. Read More here

Rare candid photos of Marilyn Monroe feature in new exhibition at Galerie Prints

A series of “candid” photographs of Marilyn Monroe are on show in a new exhibition. They were taken by US photographer Ed Feingersh, who spent a week with the star in March 1955. Shot without a flash using only natural light, they show the actress on the New York subway and at a dress fitting. Read More here

A Look Back at Dior’s Early Decades, Courtesy of Elizabeth Taylor and Marilyn Monroe

From his very first collection, which came to be known as the “New Look,” Christian Dior’s impact on the world of fashion was undeniable. In fact, Dior moved at such warp speed that just under a decade after he launched his eponymous label, in 1948, he’d already named his successor: one Yves Saint Laurent, who, at age 21, embarked on his own star turn of a decade. These days, Dior is of course still going strong, and of this February, the first two decades will be the star of a new exhibition at Proud Central gallery in London, on view through April 7. Read More here

Gallery Updated

Added screencaps from the following to the Gallery.
* Films – As Young As You Feel
* Films – Let’s Make It Legal
* Films – Let’s Make Love
* Films – Love Nest
* Films – Monkey Business
* Films – There’s No Business Like Show Business
* Specials – Discovering Marilyn

Trailer Flashback: ‘The Prince and the Showgirl’

Marilyn Monroe’s 1956 Thunderbird Is Up for Auction and Could Sell for $300,000-$500,000

Some like it hot — and others like it vintage. Marilyn Monroe‘s 1956 Ford Thunderbird is going up for auction at Julien’s Auctions on Nov. 17 in Los Angeles and online. The car — which could rake in between $300,000 and $500,000 — belonged to the screen siren from 1955 to 1962, according to a press release. Read More here