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Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955)

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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Bonnie Jones / Mimi Jones
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Connie Jones / Mitzi Jones
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Charlie Biddle / Mrs. Biddle / Mr. Henry Biddle
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David Action
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Rudy Vallee
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Earl of Wickenware
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M. Ballard
Robert Favart ...
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Guido Lorraine ...
M. Marcel
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M. Dufond
Boyd Cabeen ...
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Howard Tracy ...
Chauffeur (as Edward Tracy)
Leonard Sachs ...
M. Dufy
Gini Young ...
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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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29 October 1955 (USA)  »

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So liebt man in Paris  »

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Features the first film soundtrack performance of the Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart song "My Funny Valentine". However, the song had been introduced earlier by actress/singer Mitzi Green in the musical stage production "Babes in Arms" (Shubert Theatre New York 1937). See more »

Quotes

Connie Jones: Dreams? I'm having nightmares in CinemaScope!
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Follows Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) See more »

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Miss Annabelle Lee
Music and Lyrics by Sidney Clare and Louis Pollock
listed in opening credits
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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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