- Title: CF986
MARILYN MONROE DOCUMENTARY, NEWSREEL, PREMIERES, SCREEN TESTS.
10:22:10 Marilyn Monroe walks across stage. Shot of the army audience. Monroe singing and dancing in front of the microphone for the soldiers in the audience. Titles
10:22:58 Film set with big theatrical lights and a director's chair, presenter walks in and talks to camera.
10:23:37 LS of Hollywood street - Hollywood and Vine. Shots of Gloria Swanson & Pola Negri. Women working behind the scenes in an edit suite - like Monroe's mother Gladys Baker. Still photograph of a baby Monroe.
10:24:08 HA of a mental institute. Zoom into another photograph of the young Norma Jeane Baker. Children playing the garden of a suburban home. HA looking down at Grauman's Theater where film premiere with big spotlights. Pan across Hollywood Boulevard for premiere of film.
10:25:28 Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper waving at camera. Jean Harlow in a garden.
10:25:50 Junior High School graduation photograph, zoom into Norma Jeane, her photograph in a small frame. Picture of first husband James Dougherty.
10:26:16 Shots of warships preparing to deploy for WW2, INT shots of a defence manufacturing plant for the production of arms - really great women at work / women's wartime efforts footage. Women wearing soldering masks and aprons - Rosie the Riveter.
10:26:35 Zoom out from first professional photograph of Norma Jeane / Mrs James Dougherty in the Blue Book Modelling Agency catalogue. CU book being closed. Captioned screen test of 'Norma Jean Dougherty' CU posing in front of palm tress. Wider shot of Marilyn Monroe in swimsuit posing. Zoom in to various modelling shots.
10:27:43 Zoom into Monroe posing on the cover of LAFF magazine. Pan up photographs of Monroe wearing a swimsuit, riding a bicycle.
10:28:04 Footage of Marilyn Monroe in a swimsuit turning to smile at camera. Posing in a chef's hat while cutting a cake.
10:28:30 Good shots of Monroe posing in dramatic ways - expressing 'peace, sorrow and death' to show her acting versatility.
10:28:56 **ACCESS ONLY, NOT AVAILABLE TO LICENSE** Footage of Monroe smiling at camera in first role for Columbia Pictures in 'Ladies of the Chorus' speaking to a man in a cafe, burlesque dancing on stage.**ACCESS ONLY, NOT AVAILABLE TO LICENSE**
10:30:38 Photograph of Marilyn Monroe laying on a sofa reading a script followed by further modelling shots.
10:30:59 Posing in front of a car for a pack of press photographers, lights a fuse on a firework. Monroe waves from an open top car at stands of a sports ground. Kicks a football (soccer) in a stadium, good shots of sports crowd clapping.
10:31:30 Monroe poses for pictures at a publicity event for 1952 film Niagara. HA of Hollywood party with musicians in white tuxedos. Marilyn tried to play the drums.
10:32:18 Ext of Grauman's Chinese Theater. Pan across walk of fame. Good shot of Monroe laughing with co-star Jane Russell on the Walk of Fame.
10:32:36 CU Newspaper headline (Daily News) 'Marilyn weds Joe in Frisco'. Big group of reporters swarm around Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio as they walk up steps to board a plane for their honeymoon.
10:33:17 Marilyn and Joe alight from the plane and walk back down the steps waving at the crowds. Guards keep the crowds at bay as the couple walk past.
10:33:46 Marilyn waving from a US Army airplane in Korea, walks through crowd of soldiers. Good shot of Marilyn waving from a tank.
10:34:12 Monroe meeting injured soldiers in field hospital - MASH, Marilyn hugs and kisses injured soldier.
10:34:29 Marilyn Monroe on stage performing 'Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend' with a band. Great shots of the army audience taking pictures and clapping.
10:35:14 Pan across a dining room with diners wearing tuxedos. 1959 Photoplay Awards, Monroe is presented with the 'Most Popular Actress of the Year' award. Gives a short acceptance speech.
10:35:54 Shots of New York location filming for the Seven Year Itch, Monroe leans out of a window, laughing. Pan up famous subway grating photograph - Marilyn holding her white dress down.
10:36:21 Publicity for the Seven Year Itch - big cut out of Monroe on a building, public look up and comment on the advert. Good shots of general public in 50s fashion.
10:36:58 CU Newspaper headline 'DiMags Split!'. CU Monroe walking into court for divorce hearings. Pan across court gallery, attendees of the hearing. Bright flash bulbs go off as Monroe reads a statement in court. Journalists try and peer in. Good shot of women's legs in high-heels standing on tip-toes to get a better look.
10:37:25 Monroe leaves court and drives away in a car, waving back at cameras.
10:37:37 CU Marilyn Monroe on the Person to Person show with Edward R Murrow, Monroe explains her decision to start he own production company. Speaks about the best and the smallest roles she's had in films.
10:38:48 Good shot of bright neon lights billboards 'Canadian Club' 'Automat'. Pan across to the Astor Theater which is showing Elia Kazan's East of Eden. Monroe coming out of car at premiere and posing for cameras.
10:39:09 Small group of audience clap for Monroe as she poses with Jack Warner of Warner Bros. Publicity head shot of Monroe for Bus Stop.
10:39:30 Newspaper headline about marriage between Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe. Miller and Monroe pose together for a press pack. The couple answer questions of the press.
10:40:32 Miller and Monroe alight from an airplane in England as she prepares to star with Laurence Olivier in the Prince and the Showgirl. Olivier and Monroe pose for the cameras.
10:41:10 October 1956, Marilyn Monroe meets Queen Elizabeth 2, shakes her hand and curtsiesl
10:41:24 Shot of neon signs on Times Square with traffic in FG. Miller and Monroe dressed in glamorous evening wear walk out from car.
10:41:35 May 1957. Ext suburban house, Monroe, leaves her home and speaks to reporters asking about Miller's charges of contempt of congress brought on him by HUAC. Monroe walks past reporters and gets into her car.
10:42:49 Monroe and Miller at the top of steps at a New York hospital, crowds surround them as they get into the car.
10:43:12 On set of Some Like It Hot, Monroe walks by, waving at the camera. Various stills from the set, Arthur Miller always by her side.
10:43:40 Monroe speaking to press at publicity event for Some Like It Hot, Monroe eats a strawberry from a platter, poses with a glass of sherry.
10:44:00 Still photograph from Lets Make Love with Yves Montand and Monroe, photograph of Monroe kissing Clark Gable on the cheek.
10:44:16 Newspaper headline 'Upset, Marilyn In Hospital', pan down to Monroe's empty chair on set. More Newspaper headlines about Monroe's health.
10:44:41 Monroe leaves an event and walks into a throng of reporters and public
10:45:01 June 1 1962, still photographs of a birthday party thrown for Monroe by director George Cukor. Monroe in evening gown and feather boa poses at a VIP event, CU blows kisses to camera. Newspaper headlines about being fired by Fox.
10:45:28 Zoom out of soulful, sad looking still photographs of Monroe.
10:45:47 Coffin is wheeled out of a church. Mourners walk solemnly behind. Coffin is placed into hearse. VS mourners, Priest presiding over burial.
10:46:34 CU plaque on tombstone 'Marilyn Monroe 1926 - 1962'
- Keywords:USA, UK, MARILYN MONROE, GLAMOUR, HOLLYWOOD, SILVER SCREEN, ACTRESS, PAPARAZZI
- Master Title:CF986