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‘Dear Dr Rabwin…’

Today’s Letters of Note blog features a famous note that Marilyn wrote to Dr Marcus Rabwin, while awaiting surgery Cedars of Lebanon hospital, back in 1952. She was extremely overworked and in poor health at the time, and her bosses … Continue reading

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Elizabeth McGovern on ‘My Week With Marilyn’

The American actress, Elizabeth McGovern, starred in many notable Hollywood films during the 1980s before moving to England. In Ragtime (1981) she played Evelyn Nesbit, the showgirl implicated in the 1906 murder of her architect lover, Stanford White, by her … Continue reading

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Marilyn on Blu-Ray

Nicolas Roeg’s Insignificance, featuring an MM-inspired heroine, will be released by Criterion on DVD and Blu-Ray on June 14. DIRECTOR-APPROVEDĀ SPECIALĀ EDITION: Newly restored digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Nicolas Roeg and producer Jeremy Thomas (with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on … Continue reading

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