Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Marilyn Monroe in Ladies of the Chorus & Catherine Hicks as Marilyn (1980) 2 DVDs
Ladies Of The Chorus (1948) Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe
Ladies of the Chorus is a 1948 Hollywood film produced by Columbia Pictures. It stars Marilyn Monroe in an early role as Peggy Martin a dancer who falls in love with a wealthy man. Her mother, May, a former burlesque star (Adele Jergens) worries about the class difference between the two and wonders if her daughter will be happy. The film was directed by Phil Karlson.
Marilyn sings Every Baby Needs a Da Da Daddy and Anyone Can See I Love You.
This film was not a success, and thus Marilyn's contract was not renewed.
Directed by Phil Karlson ... Produced by Harry A. Romm
Written by Joseph Carole (screenplay), Harry Sauber (story and screenplay)
Starring Adele Jergens, Marilyn Monroe, Rand Brooks, Eddie Garr, Nana Bryant, Melinda Plowman, Gladys Blake
Music by Mischa Bakaleinikoff ... Cinematography, Frank Redman ... Editing by Richard Fantl
Distributed by Columbia Pictures ... Release date: 22 October 1948 (U.S. release)
Catherine Hicks as Marilyn Monroe: The Untold Story (1980)
ABC Movie original air-date: 28th Sept 1980 starred Catherine Hicks with Richard Basehart,
Jason Miller, Sheree North. Miss Hicks was nominated for an Emmy for her portrayal of Marilyn.
It was based upon Norman Mailer's best-selling novel of the same title.
Complete/un-cut as originally aired.
2 No-region DVDs in DVD/CD sleeves, photo labels.
Guaranteed, replaced with same title.