The film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes in 1953 showcases a pair of singers Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw who travel to Paris. They are followed by a private detective hired by Lorelei’s fiance to keep an eye on her as well as other admirers. It stars famous actresses Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe
Presented is a vintage home use film reel of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. This type of reel was used for home or personal use. This was the type of medium that award companies (Academy Awards, Golden Globes etc.) would give out to their members for voting purposes. It’s much more versatile than the 35 mm film primarily used in theaters and for commercial use.