by Vic City
Our first extended look at Netflix BlondeThe controversial new film about Marilyn Monroe’s life with Ana de Armas (Take out the knives) in the foreground. As you can see in the newly released trailer, the 34-year-old Cuban actress brings out Marilyn’s looks and voice very accurately. Director Andrew Dominic (Kill them quietly) shows incredible attention to detail and originality, like almost every scene in Blonde The trailer is based on an actual photo or movie clip of Marilyn. The film will premiere on Netflix worldwide on September 23, 2022.
Based on a novel by Joyce Carol OatesThe film is the first this decade to receive an NC-17 rating for strong sexual content. Although Ana de Armas said she was committed to presenting a true portrait of Monroe, Blonde Described as a fictional account of true events, he chooses instead to focus on Norma Jeane Baker, the woman behind Marilyn Monroe’s Hollywood-created facade. Director Dominique says the film itself doesn’t contain much dialogue, but instead tells its story through “a torrent of images and events,” according to People.
Interestingly, with the exception of Ana de Armas and a few others, Blonde Do not mention the names of some of the real-life characters portrayed in the movie by name. Joe Dimaggio (Marilyn’s second husband), for example, is listed as the “Former Athlete” (played by Bobby Cannavale). Adrien Brody plays the other husband, Arthur Miller, referred to only as “the playwright”. Caspar Phillipson, who plays John F. Kennedy, is listed in the credits only as “The President.” Dominic did not say why this happened, whether it was an artistic choice or because it is a fictional account of real people and events. The film also stars Julian Nicholson as Monroe’s mother, Garrett Delahunt (Fear of walking dead), Scott McEnery, and Sarah Paxton. Dominic has a promise who – which Blonde He wouldn’t shy away from the most gruesome episodes in Monroe’s life, which are said to include sexual assault, and are likely to “offend everyone” with their NC-17 rating. However, he admits that despite requests from Netflix to water down the sexual content, he “thought we color within the lines” regarding the content and was surprised by the rating.
Ana de Armas is about the same age as Marilyn Monroe at the time of her death in 1962 (36 years old), she told Netflix Queue She spent nearly a year studying films, interviews, and photos of Marilyn to bring them back to life for her Blonde. “I read Joyce’s novel, studied hundreds of photos, videos, audios, films – anything I could get my hands on. We wanted to tell the human side of her story. Fame is what made Marilyn the most visible person in the world, but it also made Norma the most invisible person.”
The rise of Ana de Armas’ career was a meteorite, as she became one of the most popular actresses in Hollywood less than ten years after her debut in an English-language film. After graduating from the National Theater School in Havana, she appeared in film and television in Cuba and Spain before coming to Los Angeles in 2014 and learning to speak English in a short time. She first caught the attention of Hollywood in 2016, with roles in stone hand And the war dogsbut it was her role as Joey Hologram in 2017 Blade Runner 2049 Which put him on the path to stardom. Her last appearance on Netflix’s gray manAnd the Take out the knivesa James Bond flick No tie to die She cemented her position in the Hollywood list. After you launch Blond, you will start working ballet dancera John Wick-The film revolves around the role of an assassin to take revenge.