Marilyn Monroe: The Misfits
September 11 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us this summer for the Palm Springs Cultural Center’s Hollywood Signature Classics Film Series featuring the works of Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe. Each film screens weekly, Weds @ 7:00 p.m. at the Camelot Theatres in the Palm Springs Cultural Center. The series begins Wed, July 10 and runs through Wed, Sept 11.
THE MISFITS (1961)
While filing for a divorce, beautiful ex-stripper Roslyn Taber (Marilyn Monroe) ends up meeting aging cowboy-turned-gambler Gay Langland (Clark Gable) and former World War II aviator Guido Racanelli (Eli Wallach). The two men instantly become infatuated with Roslyn and, on a whim, the three decide to move into Guido’s half-finished desert home together. When grizzled ex-rodeo rider Perce Howland (Montgomery Clift) arrives, the unlikely foursome strike up a business capturing wild horses.
JULY 10 – NIAGRA
JULY 17 – GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES
JULY 24 – HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE
JULY 31 – SOME LIKE IT HOT
AUGUST 7 – SEVEN YEAR ITCH
AUGUST 14 – BUS STOP
AUGUST 21 – LET’S MAKE LOVE
AUGUST 28 – MONKEY BUSINESS
SEPT 4 – WE’RE NOT MARRIED
SEPT 11 – THE MISFITS
Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, comedian, singer, and model. She became on of the world’s most enduring iconic figures and is remembered both for her winsome embodument of the Hollywood sex symbol and her tragic and professional struggles within the film industry.