Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

By Howard Hawks

  • Genre: Musicals
  • Release Date: 1953-07-01
  • Advisory Rating: Unrated
  • Runtime: 1h 27min
  • Director: Howard Hawks
  • Production Company: 20th Century Fox
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • iTunes Price: USD 4.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: USD 3.99
7.3/10
7.3
From 581 Ratings

Description

Celebrate 75 Years of Glamour from 20th Century Fox! Two glamorous showgirls have everything a girl could want โ€“ except engagement rings! In a quest for true love, Lorelei (Marilyn Monroe) and her gold digger pal Dorothy (Jane Russell) set sail on a luxury-liner for France. While on board, the pair hit rocky waters when a manipulative detective (Elliot Reid), an over-aged millionaire (Charles Coburn), and the entire men's Olympic Gymnastics team try to put an anchor in their marriage-minded mischief. It's a wild and joyous funny ride across the Atlantic as Lorelei and Dorothy plan and plot a way to land their men!

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  • Time-Compressed

    4
    By Crewzcontrol
    I like this movie a lot, but this is the second Marilyn Monroe movie I've run across ("The Seven Year Itch" is the other) in iTunes that has been inexplicably time-compressed. The run time is about 4 minutes shorter than the dvd version and the time listed on the Internet Movie Database (IMDB). It appears that there are no edits, but when played side-by-side with the dvd, the iTunes version runs faster.
  • Music

    5
    By Super uncomfortable
    I am a huge GPB fan and I know every word to this. When it was taken off Netflix, I resorted to iTunes, and the music on here is like 1 octave higher and a bit faster than the original music and it's driving me insane. Why??
  • Not in Cinemascope!

    1
    By outer limits fan
    This great movie was filmed in a very widescreen Cinemascope. Itunes shows it as "full screen" that means a very large portion of the sides have been hacked off to make it full screen. This is a 20th Century Fox classic and it deserves far better treatment than this! Apple, please negoiate with 20th Century Fox to get a proper Cinemascope version. I'm sure Apple has the influence to get this done.
  • WONDERFUL MOVIE!!!!!

    5
    By Random Person 3035
    This is one of the greatest movies that I have ever seen. All the actors and actresses did wonderful and the musical numbers were fantastic! God bless Marilyn and Jane and may they rest in peace!
  • Love!

    5
    By Chellle121
    Its hard not love this movie. Both Russell and Monroe are stunningly beautiful. It is a must-have for any Monroe or Russell fan. The soundtrack is fantastic. The story is happy, campy, witty, and playful.
  • I'm not a big fan of Monroe but.....

    5
    By ClassicHollywood101
    This was actually really good! There are only a few of her movies that I like and this is definitely one of them! Plus it has the gorgeous Jane Russell in it! I wish they had done more movies together! I'm glad they didn't dub Monroe's singing voice, she really did well! Decide for yourself!
  • One of my favorites. :)

    5
    By BrianEdwardMurphy
    This movie is awesome, everyone should have a copy.
  • Fun :)

    5
    By RC804
    This movie won't change your life or anything, but it will provide you with a good time, some pleasurable songs, and a few laughs. Marilyn Monroe dishes up another classic. (When told she wasn't playing the lead role, she allegedly replied, "So? I'm still the blonde!")
  • Super Cute!

    5
    By Metal Bird
    Marilyn is absolutely adroable in this movie! I love her in Some Like it Hot, but she is so cute in this movie! Some of the greatest one liners ever. I loved it!
  • That just not right

    5
    By Harajuku_Barbie
    I LOVE Marilyn Monroe to death but how they just gone cut Jane Russell out of the cover picture. She was just as much a part of the movie as Marilyn...

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