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Marilyn Monroe #317433

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 05, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Hollywood, California: David Browning) 25th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe's death and her lasting impact on society examined; details given, scenes from numerous movies shown. Pop star Madonna mentioned. [PEOPLE - praise Monroe.] [Gloria STEINEM - explains her reaction to "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes".] [Actress Susan STRASBERG - recalls Monroe; considers her a vanguard of the women's movement;mentions Bella Abzug, Betty Friedan.] ["Seventeen" editor Midge Turk RICHARDSON - recalls Monroe; notes her impact on current generation of young girls.] [STEINEM - considers Monroe's legacy.] [STRASBERG - feels people use Monroe to justify their own pts. of view.]

Reporter(s):
Browning, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:50

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