Marilyn Monroe Movies

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1.
The Seven Year Itch (1955)
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When his family goes away for the summer, a so far faithful husband is tempted by a beautiful neighbor. (105 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ Without a doubt my favorite Marilyn movie. Her character doesn't even have a name but is still so memorable. Tom Ewell is too funny! ” - amy-m-carden86
 
2.
Some Like It Hot (1959)
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When two musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in. (120 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ This movie has it ALL. Action, Romance, Comedy! So good! ” - amy-m-carden86
 
3.
We're Not Married! (1952)
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In separate stories, five wedded couples learn that they are not legally married. (86 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Marilyn has a small role in this film but the movie is good. A classic romantic comedy :) ” - amy-m-carden86
 
4.
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
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Three women set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but find true love in the process. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ You never know when, where, how or who you will fall in love with! Great movie. ” - amy-m-carden86
 
5.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
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Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the disapproving father of Lorelei's fianc to keep an eye on her, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers. (91 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ Love this movie. Great musical (and I normally don't like musicals)! Has the legendary "Diamonds are a girls best friend" sequence! ” - amy-m-carden86
 
6.
The Misfits (1961)
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A sexy divorce falls for an over-the-hill cowboy who is struggling to maintain his romantically independent lifestyle in early-sixties Nevada. (124 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Marilyn plays a sweet, gentle, kind-hearted and a bit naive woman who meets a new man while finalizing her divorce. ” - amy-m-carden86
 
7.
Niagara (1953)
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As two couples are visiting Niagara Falls, tensions between one wife and her husband reach the level of murder. (92 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
8.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
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A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel. (112 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
9.
Home Town Story (1951)
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After failing to be re-elected, politician Blake Washburn returns home and becomes editor of the local newspaper. When he notices the influence the paper has on the public, he uses it to appeal to potential voters in the next election. (61 mins.)
Director: Arthur Pierson
 
10.
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957)
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An American showgirl becomes entangled in political intrigue when the prince regent of a foreign country attempts to seduce her. (115 mins.)
 
11.
Ladies of the Chorus (1948)
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Former burlesque star May and her daughter Peggy dance in the chorus. When May has a fight with featured dancer Bubbles... (61 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
12.
Scudda Hoo! Scudda Hay! (1948)
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In 1948 rural America, two stepbrothers compete for the same gal and the younger brother buys two untamed mules for work projects while the older brother tries to sabotage him. (95 mins.)
Director: F. Hugh Herbert
 
13.
Dangerous Years (1947)
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Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris... (62 mins.)
Director: Arthur Pierson
 
14.
Love Happy (1949)
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The Marx Brothers help young Broadway hopefuls while thwarting diamond thieves. (85 mins.)
Director: David Miller
 
15.
A Ticket to Tomahawk (1950)
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In 1876, in Colorado, the Tomahawk and Western Railroad is expanding through the Rockies but some stagecoach operators,fearing a loss of revenue, plan to sabotage the railroad. (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Sale
 
16.
Right Cross (1950)
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Prizefighter Johnny is in love with his promoter O'Malley's daughter Pat. His best friend, sports reporter Rick... (90 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
17.
The Fireball (1950)
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Johnny runs away from Father O'Hara's orphanage and becomes a roller skating star with the help of Mary Reeves... (84 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
18.
All About Eve (1950)
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An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
 
19.
As Young as You Feel (1951)
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A 65-year-old printer hatches an elaborate scheme to avoid forced retirement. (77 mins.)
Director: Harmon Jones
 
20.
Love Nest (1951)
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Jim and Connie's postwar New York building troubles keep Jim from working on his novel. Ex-WAC from Jim's army days Roberta moves in... (84 mins.)
Director: Joseph Newman
 
21.
Let's Make It Legal (1951)
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The nearly-final divorce of the Halsworths suddenly gets complicated when Miriam's old flame comes to town. (77 mins.)
Director: Richard Sale
 
22.
Clash by Night (1952)
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Mae Doyle comes back to her hometown a cynical woman. Her brother Joe fears that his love, fish cannery worker Peggy, may wind up like Mae. Mae marries Jerry and has a baby; she is happy but restless, drawn to Jerry's friend Earl. (105 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
23.
O. Henry's Full House (1952)
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John Steinbeck introduces a quintet of five of O. Henry's most celebrated stories from his New York Period (1902-1910) in this anthology film. (117 mins.)
 
24.
Monkey Business (1952)
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A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
25.
Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
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After being dumped by his girlfriend, an airline pilot pursues a babysitter in his hotel and gradually realizes she's dangerous. (76 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
 
26.
River of No Return (1954)
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The title river unites a farmer recently released from prison, his young son, and an ambitious saloon singer. In order to survive, each must be purged of anger, and each must learn to understand and care for the others. (91 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
27.
There's No Business Like Show Business (1954)
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Molly and Terry Donahue, plus their three children, are The Five Donahues. Son Tim meets hat-check girl Vicky and the family act begins to fall apart. (117 mins.)
Director: Walter Lang
 
28.
Bus Stop (1956)
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A naive but stubborn cowboy falls in love with a saloon singer and tries to take her away against her will to get married and live on his ranch in Montana. (96 mins.)
Director: Joshua Logan
 
29.
Let's Make Love (1960)
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When billionaire Jean-Marc Clement learns that he is to be satirized in an off-Broadway revue, he passes himself off as an actor playing him in order to get closer to the beautiful star of the show, Amanda Dell. (119 mins.)
Director: George Cukor