Wednesday, August 29, 2012

OLDIE GOLDIES: How To Marry A Millionaire (1953)

With Season 3 of The Film Experience's "Hit me with your best shot" series coming to a close, it's time to return to regular programming. This week's "Oldie Goldies" feature is the entertaining 1953 film "How To Marry A Millionaire". This tale of 3 New York City gold diggers shines on its 3 winning performances by bona fide movie stars Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable and Lauren Bacall. The film picked up a lone nomination at the Oscars - Best Costume Design.

Classic Quote
"The first rule is, gentlemen callers have got to wear a necktie!"

Classic Scene
"Girls Who Wear Glasses"

Classic Costumes

Did you know?
How to Marry a Millionaire was the first film ever to be photographed in the new CinemaScope wide-screen process, and the second released, after The Robe.

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