How to Marry a Millionaire Movie Review Summary

Actors: Lauren Bacall, Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable, Rory Calhoun, Cameron Mitchell, William Powell

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HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE is a movie directed by Jean Negulesco in 1953. The picture earned a nomination in the Best Costume Design, Color category at the 1954 Academy Awards.
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Three young women decide to move to a superb apartment in NYC in order to be ready to receive the kind of men they yearn for: wealthy men. They begin to frequent select places and restaurants looking for the men of their dreams. Too obsessed with this idea, Lauren Bacall rejects the millionaires Cameron Mitchell's advances whom she believes to be a gas attendant.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   seduction (yum!) Lover is...    -   hidden identity--rich

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   model Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast Mountains/Cliffs    -   Yes Mountains:    -   skiing off Air?    -   Yes Air:    -   passenger plane City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   moving train

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Any profanity?    -   None Is this movie based on a    -   play

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