Why is Veronica in this film? She feeds her pain with barbiturates and alcohol. Why the studios ever allowed these two old bitties to have such power is really beyond me. Whatever its intentions, "The Sex Symbol" is insulting and unflattering. Here he plays a douchey JFK wannabe.
The network also hinted that they had been threatened with legal action, but never revealed the specifics about it. Anyway, things apparently calmed down and the movie aired on September 17, and then again in the summer of It would make sense. Connie Stevens gave an acclaimed performance which seemed to have inspired Halle Berry in another excellent biopic "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge" with some of the scenes being frightfully similar. He's got another one with Stevens called 'Scorchy' which I rather dread but can't avoid--who knows? If you use the handy link below a small portion will be donated to this site! Stevens was made for light material, like Cricket Blake in 'Hawaiian Eye', because she was breezy and chic, very much a part of the period of the early 60's. This movie begins with an outrageous lie: I am still interested if readers would like me to review better, theatrical versions of celeb biopics. These two old gals held tremendous power in the movie industry in the 50s being able to make or break just about any film or actresses or actor they chose to. While I know Marilyn herself died nude this film uses the nudity to have Stevens rolling around on a bed and crying! Connie allowed some rare nude scenes to be shot for inclusion in prints that would among other places, be shown to military troops overseas but for now I must depend only on my memory of the original broadcast, and Halle Berry in "IDD. Sign in to vote. And, some of those involved knew, and worked with, Monroe. And why is Stevens babbling about this whilst crying? The main issue is her need to either scream or sob her lines. You know the rest. Winters, who did have a strong friendship with Marilyn in real life, appears to be trying or trying to have fun at least. It could have explored the relationship of Marilyn to the press which would allow Shelley Winters to be used. This may be worth watching for William Smith, as Buck Wischnewski his resume says "Butch" but Stevens calls him "Buck" in the film , the DiMaggio stand-in, and for Don Murray, if only because he played the lead opposite Marilyn Monroe's own in one of her best films, 'Bus Stop'. Don Murray who starred with the real Monroe in the comedy drama Bus Stop played a powerful senator who became involved with Kelly. Was this review helpful? They are reminiscent of photos taken of the late Monroe shortly before her death with photographer Bert Stern. In recounting her life to her therapist Kelly suffers from abandonment and the inability to find happiness with others. Murphy is a thinly disguised Hedda Hopper and while Kelly and Agatha mutually hate each other they derive publicity at the same time. But, I will say this, she looks absolutely lovely in the many publicity photos she posed for advertising this film. Some of those photos had Monroe in bed wrapped in a sheet.
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