Love, Marilyn

"A miracle of a documentary that lets you see who Marilyn Monroe really was."
Owen Gleiberman, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
"Beautifully made. One of the most skillful and entertaining summaries of Marilyn's endlessly fascinating rise and fall."
Stephen Farber, HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Synopsis

Two boxes of Marilyn Monroe's private writings were discovered in the home of her acting coach, 50 years after her death. Reading her letters onscreen are a star-studded cast including Marisa Tomei, Glenn Close, Lindsay Lohan, Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Banks, Uma Thurman, Viola Davis and Adrien Brody. In this fascinating and illuminating film, Academy Award-nominated director Liz Garbus takes an intimate look at the life, death and legacy of a pop icon and offers a glimpse of the human being inside the bombshell.
Original Languages: English
Genre: Documentary
Running Time: 107 min
Year: 2012

CREDITS

CAST
Ben Foster ()
Elizabeth Banks ()
Ellen Burstyn ()
F. Murray Abraham ()
Glenn Close ()
Hope Davis ()
Viola Davis ()
DIRECTED BY
Liz Garbus

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PHOTOS

Ben Foster in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Elizabeth Banks in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Glenn Close in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Hope Davis in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Jack Huston in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Janet McTeer in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Jennifer Ehle in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Jeremy Piven in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Lili Taylor in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Stephen Lang in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Uma Thurman in 'Love, Marilyn', Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC
Director Liz Garbus, Courtesy of Diamond Girl Production LLC