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Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955)

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Two Broadway showgirls, who are also sisters, are sick and tired of New York as well as not getting nowhere. Quitting Broadway, the sisters decided to travel to Paris to become famous.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bonnie Jones / Mimi Jones
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Connie Jones / Mitzi Jones
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Charlie Biddle / Mrs. Biddle / Mr. Henry Biddle
Scott Brady ...
David Action
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Rudy Vallee
Guy Middleton ...
Earl of Wickenware
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M. Ballard
Robert Favart ...
Hotel Manager
Guido Lorraine ...
M. Marcel
Ferdy Mayne ...
M. Dufond
Boyd Cabeen ...
Pilot
Howard Tracy ...
Chauffeur (as Edward Tracy)
Leonard Sachs ...
M. Dufy
Gini Young ...
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Carmen Nesbitt ...
Blonde
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Two Broadway showgirls, who are also sisters, are sick and tired of New York as well as not getting nowhere. Quitting Broadway, the sisters decided to travel to Paris to become famous.

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See 'em sizzle in the big, buxom, beautiful musical!

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Comedy | Musical

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29 October 1955 (USA)  »

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So liebt man in Paris  »

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Trivia

Not actually a sequel to Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) since the film is about new characters in a completely different story line. See more »

Quotes

Connie Jones: Dreams? I'm having nightmares in CinemaScope!
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Connections

Referenced in Bridget Jones's Diary (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

My Funny Valentine
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Sung by Jeanne Crain (dubbed by Anita Ellis)
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Relax and enjoy!
21 June 2004 | by (Denver, Colorado) – See all my reviews

Give this movie a break! It's a spoof of the 50's musicals that were practically unspoofable in the first place. Enormously over-the- top it's nonetheless a great deal of fun; loud, brashy, colorful and vulgar. Travilla's costumes should give you a clue that it wasn't to be taken seriously. Monroe's principal costumer, he purposely spoofed himself with this picture. Relax and enjoy. Enjoy Paris in 1955 and delectable Jane and Jeanne in their final days as major movie stars.

Jane would disappear after 57's Fuzzy Pink Nightgown while Jeanne wasn't far behind in The Joker Is Wild. After that is was A.C. Lyles westerns and TV.


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