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  1. The Scout List: Film noir, Latin fest, and the PNERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Globe and Mail

    ... each week. Film Noir continues at The Cinematheque this week. Get your fix of dark and sexy vintage movies including Niagara (starring Marilyn Monroe), Detective Story (Kirk Douglas), and The Lady from Shanghai (Rita Hayworth).a Now through Aug. 28 ...

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  2. Picks of the Week: Aug. 13 - 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Vancouver Courier

    ... hoods from Palookaville or double-crossing dames? The Cinematheque continues its summertime Film Noir series with Niagara, Henry Hathaway's 1953 steamy thriller, shot in Technicolor film and starring Marilyn Monroe and Joseph Cotton as a murderously ...

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  3. Film Noir treats Vancouver to a sock on the jawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Canada.com

    ... cinematography, and performances that often see the actors playing against type (including Marilyn Monroe in Niagara, one of the few colour entries in this year's series), the film noir movies of the classic era offer other pleasures, including the ...

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  4. Titanic Theatre Company Presents 'Wonder of The World' by David Lindsay-AbaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The White Rhino Report

    ... Lindsay-Abaire's slightly absurdist play, "Wonder of the World." The comedy is inspired by the Marilyn Monroe film " Niagara ," and involves two women who meet for the first time on the bus and who travel together from the Port Authority in NYC to ...

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  5. Marilyn Monroe's lost model shots revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... they show her leaning on a helicopter and posing jokingly with a Canadian Mountie as she made films including Niagara and River of No Return. But it was not easy for photographers to capture the world's most sought-after model - and some resorted to ...

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  6. City Arts: Top 5 for the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | NYPress.com

    ... August 7, "Femmes Noirs" includes screenings of "The Postman Always Rings Twice," Marilyn Monroe's 1953 film "Niagara" and John Huston's "The Maltese Falcon," starring Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor. The series culminates in August with 70th ...

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  7. 'Marilyn: The Lost Photos' at Sumo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | New York Daily News

    The show at Sumo Gallery in Tribeca features shots of an unguarded Marilyn as she filmed movies like 'Niagara' and 'River of No Return' This photo by Allan Snyder was taken during the filming of the movie "Niagara," in upstate New York.

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  8. Poisoned Roses: Marilyn (and Others) Dazzle Us Deadly at Femmes NoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... and terrifying is played by an actress whom we associate with innocence and vulnerability: In Henry Hathaway's 1953 Niagara (July 22), Marilyn Monroe plays Rose Loomis, the bored wife of Joseph Cotten's emotionally damaged war vet, George. Her ...

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  9. A rare look at Marilyn MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | CBS News

    ... was taken right before the film "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." This photo was taken during the filming of the movie "Niagara," in upstate New York. There were no other photographers around, it was only Snyder and Marilyn taking pictures in between ...

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  10. A celebration of the agesRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Northeasttimes.com

    ... the centenarians received small bags of gifts and information booklets from the event's sponsors, including First Niagara, Sarah Care, Always Best Care, Subaru and VRI. The day wrapped up with dessert and a "Happy Birthday" performance by Marilyn ...

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  11. Stunning rare photos of Marilyn Monroe relaxing on movie sets can...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... of a lake while wearing a grey pencil skirt, red top and matching lipstick in one of the shots, taken on set of Niagara in upstate New York. Vivacious: Marilyn's famous smile and gorgeous figure can be seen in the pictures, such as this one from ...

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  12. St. Louis artist Jamie Adams' subversive take on sex symbols Jean Seberg and Marilyn MonroeRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... to the artist outside his own conception. Along with the Seberg paintings, Adams is presenting works from his Niagara Series , a newer cycle of richly conceived, if less successful, color paintings that appear all the more sumptuous for their ...

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  13. Some like it not: Grotesque 'Forever Marilyn' leaving Palm SpringsRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... is no Andy Warhol. In the aftermath of Monroe's 1962 suicide, Warhol seized on her image in a publicity still for "Niagara," the 1953 film noir that made Monroe a star. In one incisive stroke, Warhol's repetition of her blurred face undermined the ...

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  14. Acclaimed Taiwan artist to stage postmodern,pop art exhibitionRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... portraits that Andy Warhol made in the 1960s are in fact reprints of a publicity photograph taken for the 1953 film "Niagara." In a way pop art paved the way for postmodernism, providing the latter with its prevalent sense of irony. Patrick Lee is ...

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  15. Acclaimed Taiwan artist to stage postmodern, pop art exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | The China Post

    ... portraits that Andy Warhol made in the 1960s are in fact reprints of a publicity photograph taken for the 1953 film "Niagara." In a way pop art paved the way for postmodernism, providing the latter with its prevalent sense of irony. Patrick Lee (ae ...

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  16. Good riddance to grating, ugly sculpture 'Forever Marilyn'Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... is no Andy Warhol. In the aftermath of Monroe's 1962 suicide, Warhol seized on her image in a publicity still for "Niagara," the 1953 film noir that made Monroe a star. In one incisive stroke, Warhol's repetition of her blurred face undermined the ...

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  17. Marilyn Monroe's room at the Crowne Plaza, Niagara FallsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Niagara Falls Blog

    It's Room 801 inside the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Niagara Falls and if you play your cards right, you can sleep there, too.

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  18. What Does It Mean to Look Jewish? Part 3: Non-JewsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Psychology Today

    ... apparent classification is something they have to put up with. Wikimedia Commons: Marilyn Monroe in the 1953 film Niagara directed by Henry Hathaway. Digital trailer from SabuCat Productions, distributed by 20th Century Fox. (This image is a ...

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  19. The battle of Niagara Falls tourism: The US plans that could tempt visitors away from CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... to develop tourism on the south side of the Falls and tempt some of those 12million away from Canada. Star appeal: Niagara Falls was once one of the most glamorous destinations in the world, with Marilyn Monroe starring a film about honeymooners ...

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  20. Go inside Monroe's room at the Crowne Plaza, Niagara FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Canada Online Explorer

    People still ask for Room 801 inside the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Niagara Falls. The room where Marilyn Monroe slept when they were filming the movie Niagara, in 1952.

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