How to Marry a Millionaire

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How to Marry a Millionaire ★★½ 1953

Three models pool their money and rent a lavish apartment in a campaign to trap millionaire husbands. Clever performances by three lead women salvage a vehicle intended primarily to bolster Monroe's career. The opening street scene, with the accompanying theme music, was a state-of-the-art achievement of screen and sound in the one of the first movies to be filmed in CinemaScope (“The Robe” was the first). Remake of “The Greeks Had a Word for Them.” 96m/C VHS, DVD . Charlotte Austin, Lauren Bacall, Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, William Powell, David Wayne, Cameron Mitchell; D: Jean Negulesco; W: Nunnally Johnson; C: Joe MacDonald; M: Alfred Newman.

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