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The Prince and the Showgirl (1957)

115 min - Comedy, Drama, Romance - 13 June 1957
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The combination of Marilyn Monroe's light comic skills and Sir Laurence Olivier's magnificent dramatic talent make for a delightful and enchanting period romance. A saucy American showgirl in London is wooed by a roving-eyed Duke, but his estranged son, the young King, interrupts their late supper with politics and angry accusations. Through her guileless approach to both love and politics, Monroe charms them into reconciliation. Olivier directed on location in London, from a script based on the popular play.

Director:  Laurence Olivier
Stars:  Marilyn Monroe, Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike, Richard Wattis, Jeremy Spenser, David Horne, Harold Goodwin, Gladys Henson, Jean Kent, Charles Victor, Daphne Anderson, Vera Day, Gillian Owen, Esmond Knight, Paul Hardwick, Rosamund Greenwood, Andreas Malandrinos, Margot Lister, Dennis Edwards, Aubrey Dexter, Maxine Audley

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The combination of Marilyn Monroe's light comic skills and Sir Laurence Olivier's magnificent dramatic talent make for a delightful and enchanting period romance. A saucy American showgirl in London is wooed by a roving-eyed Duke, but his estranged son, the young King, interrupts their late supper with politics and angry accusations. Through her guileless approach to both love and politics, Monroe charms them into reconciliation. Olivier directed on location in London, from a script based on the popular play.



Tagline: Some countries have a medal for Everything.

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Country:   United Kingdom,   United States of America
Language:  English, French, German
Release Date:  13 June 1957

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Production Companies:  Warner Bros.

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Runtime:  1 h 55 min

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