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Henry Schipper (writer)
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An account of Marilyn Monroe's last days as she worked on the uncompleted film, "Something's Got to Give", told through interviews with her co-workers. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Henry Schipper ... Himself - Fox Entertainment News
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gene Allen ... Himself - Associate Producer 'Something's Got to Give'
Walter Bernstein ... Himself - Screenwriter 'Something's Got to Give'
David Bretherton ... Himself - Editor 'Something's Got to Give'

Cyd Charisse ... Herself (archive footage)

George Cukor ... Himself (archive footage)

Empress Farah ... Herself (archive footage)

Cary Grant ... Himself (archive footage)
Joan Greenson ... Herself (as Joan Greenson Aebi)
Alexandra Heilweil ... Herself

John F. Kennedy ... Himself (archive footage)

Dean Martin ... Himself (archive footage)

Marilyn Monroe ... Herself (archive footage)
Evelyn Moriarty ... Herself - Monroe's Stand-In 'Something's Got to Give'
Robert Christopher Morley ... Himself (as Christopher Morley)
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi ... Himself (archive footage)
Marjorie Plecher ... Herself - Costumer 'Something's Got to Give' (as Marjorie Plecher Snyder)
Allan Snyder ... Himself - Make-Up Artist 'Something's Got to Give' (as Allan 'Whitey' Snyder)

Elizabeth Taylor ... Cleopatra (archive footage)
Henry T. Weinstein ... Himself - Producer 'Something's Got to Give' (as Henry Weinstein)

Wally Cox ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Lyndon Johnson ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Loris Loddi ... Caesarion (archive footage) (uncredited)

Ronald Reagan ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Writing credits
Henry Schipper (writer)

Produced by
Shawn Griggs .... associate producer
William Knoedelseder .... executive producer (as William K. Knoedelseder Jr.)
Henry Schipper .... producer
Rhys Thomas .... supervising producer
Ken Turner .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Jep Epstein (original score)
 
Cinematography by
Paul Johnson (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Ken Turner 
 
Makeup Department
Jerry Cash .... makeup artist
Deborah Merle .... makeup artist
Laura Nelson-Fong .... makeup artist
Robin Weiss .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Karen Hori .... production supervisor
 
Art Department
Mike Sobota .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
Kent Tunks .... audio post-production
Carol Woodward .... audio post-production (as Caryl Woodford)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Nancy Ferguson .... engineering operations manager
Steve Newland .... field engineer
Florin Rosescu .... field engineer
Jeff Schwedock .... field engineer
Steve Ward .... field engineer
 
Animation Department
Mike Sobota .... animator
 
Music Department
Jep Epstein .... music arranger
Jep Epstein .... musician
Terry Janow .... musician
Mitch Reilly .... musician
 
Other crew
Melanie Blythe .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Peter Brown .... creative consultant
Chris Coelen .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Teresa Echazabal .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Bryn Freedman .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Jane Galbraith .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Mary Hale .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Nan Harris .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Bob Mack .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Leo Moore Jr. .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Orvin Perez .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Mark Reed .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Vanessa Reyes .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Jan Richards .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Florin Rosescu .... field engineer
Sam Rubin .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Craig E. Serling .... staff: Fox Entertainment News (as Craig Serling)
Tom Sheets .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
Andi Sporkin .... publicist
Janet Zappala .... staff: Fox Entertainment News
 
Thanks
Rich Billings .... special thanks
David Brown .... special thanks
Sabin Gray .... grateful acknowledgment
Patrick Miller .... special thanks
Hal Potter .... special thanks
Orven Schanzer .... special thanks
Greg Schreiner .... grateful acknowledgment
James Spada .... grateful acknowledgment
Henry T. Weinstein .... special thanks
 

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8 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Good previously unseen footage., 6 June 2000
Author: (joxanne@hotmail.com) from London, England

The film Somethings Got to Give shows rare footage of the tragic film icon Marilyn Monroe just months before her death, with Marilyn looking radiant and beautiful. The film also includes interviews with the cast and crew of Somethings Got to Give who lend an insight into the filming of Monroe's final and unfinished film. I would have enjoyed more footage from the film as I believe the film would have benefited had it been longer. However, the footage of Marilyn was still beautiful to see.

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