Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is a 1953 American musical comedy film based on the 1949 stage musical of the same name. Movie directed by Howard Hawks and stars Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe.
Monroe’s rendition of the song “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend” and her pink dress are considered iconic, and the performance has inspired homages by Madonna, Beyoncé among others.
Plot – Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris. They’re pursued by a private detective who is hired by the suspicious father of Lorelei’s fiancé, as well as a rich, old man and many other admirers.