Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

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Director

Howard Hawks

Cast

Jane Russell as Dorothy Shaw

Marilyn Monroe as Lorelei Lee

Charles Coburn as Sir Francis Beekman

Elliott Reid as Ernie Malone

Tommy Noonan as Gus Esmond Jr.

George Winslow as Henry Spofford III

Marcel Dalio as the magistrate

Taylor Holmes as Mr. Esmond Sr.

Norma Varden as Lady Beekman

Writers

Charles Lederer (screenplay)

Joseph Fields (musical comedy)

Anita Loos (musical comedy)


Summary

Lorelei Lee is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond. When Lorelei goes on a cruise accompanied only by her best friend, Esmond Sr. hires a private detective, to follow her and report any questionable behavior.
Lorelei Lee is a beautiful showgirl engaged to be married to the wealthy Gus Esmond. When Lorelei goes on a cruise accompanied only by her best friend, Esmond Sr. hires a private detective, to follow her and report any questionable behavior.

Genre

Comedy, Musical, Romance

Released

July 1, 1953

Runtime

1hr 31min

MPAA

Not Rated

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