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Monroe, Marilyn 1926-1962

Overview
Works: 1,999 works in 4,652 publications in 11 languages and 108,499 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History  Comedy films  Detective and mystery films  Portraits  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Creator, Lyricist, Collector, Other, Artist, Contributor, Interviewee, Vocalist, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about  Marilyn Monroe Publications about Marilyn Monroe
Publications by  Marilyn Monroe Publications by Marilyn Monroe
posthumous Publications by Marilyn Monroe, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Marilyn Monroe
 
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Most widely held works by Marilyn Monroe
Some like it hot by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
135 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two unemployed musicians accidentally witness the St. Valentine's Day Massacre and flee to Miami disguised as female musicians in an all-girl band
All about Eve by Joseph L Mankiewicz ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 2,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington moves relentlessly towards her goal: taking the reins of power from the great actress Margo Channing. The cunning Eve maneuvers her way into Margo's Broadway role, becomes a sensation and even causes turmoil in the lives of Margo's director boyfriend, her playwright and his wife. Only the cynical drama critics see through Eve, admiring her audacity and perfect pattern of deceit
The seven year itch by Billy Wilder ( Visual )
84 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A husband of seven years, alone in New York while his family is on vacations, fantasizes on an affair with the TV model in the upstairs apartment
Gentlemen prefer blondes by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
72 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical comedy about the adventures of two beautiful showgirls--an apparently stupid blonde golddigger and her provocative brunette friend--during a voyage from New York to Paris
The misfits by John Huston ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following her divorce, a lonely young woman befriends a couple of down-on-their-luck cowboys. Both men desire her, but she longs for only one, who represents for her the freedom she's never had. Teaming up with a weather-beaten rodeo rider, the foursome goes into the mountains on a quest for rare and elusive wild horses. There they come to realize that, for all their differences, they share fundamentally similar needs and desires
The asphalt jungle by John Huston ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La meticulosa planificación de un atraco a una joyería, por parte de una banda de delincuentes, le sirve a Huston para ofrecer un relato lleno de intensidad, amén de un realista e insuperable estudio de los personajes y sus motivaciones. Sin lugar a dudas, una de los mejores películas del cine negro de todos los tiempos, con el gran Hayden y una seductora y sexy Marilyn Monroe
How to marry a millionaire by Jean Negulesco ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three New York models, Schatze, Pola, and Loco sublet a luxury penthouse apartment with a plan: they are tired of cheap men and a lack of money, so they'll use all their talents to trap and marry millionaires. The trouble is that it's not so easy to tell the rich men from the hucksters. Recent divorcee Schatze meets real-estate mogul Tom, but thinks he looks like a gas station attendant. Loco gets involved with a married man, but falls for forest ranger Eben. Blind as a bat Pola refuses to wear her glasses, and thus winds up on the wrong plane, but meets Freddie--who actually owns the penthouse they're renting! So which is better: to marry for love or money?
Bus stop by Joshua Logan ( Visual )
66 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beauregard "Bo" Decker and Virgil Blessing set out from their ranch in Montana to Phoenix, Arizona on the bus, so Bo can participate in a big rodeo. Bo is a brash, obnoxious, at times rather dislikable young man, skilled at ridin' and rustlin' and not much more. Bo has in his mind that there in the big city, he's going to find "an angel" and take possession of her. In Phoenix, he meets Cherie. She had enough gumption to get out of Arkansas, and is now trying to earn enough money to get to L.A. But Cherie isn't quite ready to become Bo's personal angel, even if it would get her out of a dive girlie club!
Niagara by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
62 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although the quaint motel overlooking the famed falls seems like the perfect honeymoon retreat, in fact, it's where the young and beautiful Rose Loomis plans to kill her husband George
River of no return by Otto Preminger ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matt Calder (Mitchum), a widower, decides it's time to start a new life with his son, Mark (Rettig). After being robbed and pistol-whipped by gambler Harry Weston (Calhoun) and nursed back to health by Weston's fiancee, Kay (Monroe), Matt takes Mark and Kay on a ride down a roaring river, where they are at the mercy of wild animals and a lawless frontier
Monkey business by Howard Hawks ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chemist discovers a potent rejuvenation drug that restores youth but with some hilarious results
There's no business like show business by Walter Lang ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family
Clash by night by Fritz Lang ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A party girl decides she has had enough of the wild lifestyle and returns to her childhood home, where she finds security with a new husband but soon finds herself in an affair with his best friend
The prince and the showgirl by Terence Rattigan ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London, 1911 and the coronation of George V is upcoming. Many of the worlds dignitaries are turning up for the event, including Prince Charles, the Regent of Carpathia, is running the country until his son King Nicolas comes of age in eighteen months. Nicolas is pro-German. Charles is pro-English. This would be unimportant but Carpathia has the fourth best army in Europe, and the young man is getting impatient. In an attempt to curry favor with the Prince, he is treated to a trip to see a musical, where he meets actress Elsie Marina. He has an appreciative eye for showgirls, but he gets more than he bargained for with Elsie. Introduced to the eccentric Queen Dowager, Elsie's unfamiliarity with royal protocol and manners charms her thoroughly, and Elsie ends up being made lady in waiting, and attends the coronation
Let's make love by George Cukor ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comedy about a wealthy bachelor who learns that he is to be parodied in an upcoming off-Broadway review
Howard Hawks' Gentlemen prefer blondes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical about two showgirls from Little Rock searching for love and marriage aboard a luxury-liner bound for France
Don't bother to knock by Roy Baker ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful babysitter begins an affair with one of the guests in the hotel where she is a live-in babysitter. But when the child she cares for interrupts their lovemaking, the sitter becomes a dangerous madwoman
Irving Berlin's There's no business like show business ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tuneful Irving Berlin musical that depicts the trials and triumphs of a veteran vaudeville family. Molly and Terry Donahue start out as a duo and keep adding kids to the act until they finally become The 5 Donahues. Their busy and tumultuous lives aren't always easy, but the Donahues have plenty of love to get them through the hard times and more than enough talent to keep them on top. Highlighted by one classic Irving Berlin song after another and an array of dazzling production numbers
Home town story by Arthur Pierson ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and English, Middle and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A politician, bitter because he believes big business is responsible for his election loss, and his secretary vow to expose big business for the evil monster it is. He must change his mind when the town's biggest company goes to the rescue of his sister when she is trapped in a cave
Conversations with Marilyn by William J Weatherby ( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Baker, Norma Jane.
Baker, Norma Jean
Baker, Norma Jean 1926-1962
Baker, Norma Jeane
Baker, Norma Jeane 1926-1962
Di Maggio, Norma Jean Mortenson.
Di Maggio, Norma Jean Mortenson 1926-1962
DiMaggio, Norma J. 1926-1962
DiMaggio, Norma Jean Mortenson 1926-1962
Dougherty, Norma J. 1926-1962
Dougherty, Norma Jean Mortenson.
Dougherty, Norma Jean Mortenson 1926-1962
Dougherty, Norma Jeane 1926-1962
Marilyn Monroe
Miller, Norma J. 1926-1962
Miller, Norma Jean Mortenson.
Miller, Norma Jean Mortenson 1926-1962
Monro, Mėrilin
Monro, Mėrilin 1926-1962
Monro, Merilina, 1926-1962
Monroe, Marilyn
Monroe, Marilyn 1926-1962
Monroe, Marylin.
Mortensen, Norma Jean
Mortensen, Norma Jeane
Mortenson, Norma J. 1926-1962
Mortenson, Norma Jane.
Mortenson, Norma Jane Baker.
Mortenson, Norma Jean
Mortenson, Norma Jean 1926-1962
Mortenson, Norma Jeane 1925-1962
Монро, Мэрилин, 1926-1962
جين، نورما، 1926-1962
مارلين مونرو، 1926-1962
モンロー, マリリン
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