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How to Marry a Millionaire

1953 | 1h 35m | Comedy Drama

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A remake of 1933's The Greeks Had a Word for Them, as well as a retread of 20th Century-Fox's favorite plotline, How to Marry a Millionaire was the first Hollywood comedy to be lensed in Cinemascope. Lauren Bacall, Betty Grable and Marilyn Monroe play three models of modest means who rent an expensive Manhattan penthouse apartment and pose as women of wealth. It's all part of a scheme hatched by Bacall to snare rich husbands for herself and her roommates. The near-sighted Monroe is wooed by an international playboy, but ends up settling for the tax-dodging fugitive (David Wayne) who owns the g...

Director

Jean Negulesco

Writers

Stars

Betty Grable Marilyn Monroe Lauren Bacall David Wayne Rory Calhoun Cameron Mitchell Alexander D'Arcy Fred Clark William Powell

Release date

05 Nov 1953

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