Blonde: release date, cast, plot, rating, and everything we know about it

Blonde: release date, cast, plot, rating, and everything we know about it

Marilyn Monroe is a Hollywood icon, just as well known for her work on screen as her as she was for being a fashion icon, and her work has been shifted to celebrity gossip. In the 2022 film, Marilyn will reprise her role as Monroe.

This is far from the first time that Monroe has been subjected to a movie. There have also been two previous fiction films about Monroe, including one about Marilyn Griffins, and another about Sandra Mayweather. Michelle Williams took on the role in the film and received an Oscar nomination.

As we look at all you need to know about everything, let''s dig into it right here, which has spawned a lot of debate.

Blonde release date

Netflix is now available.

A limited exclusive run in movie theaters in the United States and the United Kingdom has been created. If you want to see if something is happening anywhere near you, check your local movie theater sites or a resource like Fandango (opens in a new tab).

Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe

It''s certainly not easy to step into the shoes of a legend, but Ana de Armas is taking it on as she stars as Marilyn Monroe in the film.

Ana de Armas has quickly become an A-list actress. Her first major Hollywood roles included in and, then she was a part of two blockbuster movies in and, which helped make her a household name. More recently she played in Daniel Craig''s final James Bond film, and later in 2022 had alongside Ben Affleck.

De Armas is set to be on Netflix for 2022 and is expected to be released in the fall. Along with Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans, she will also appear on Netflix.

De Armas was drawn to the role because of Andrew Dominiks'' imaginative portraying of Marilyn Monroe, which opens in a new tab.

"Andrews ambitions were very clear from the start to present a version of Marilyn Monroes life through her lens," de Armassaid. "He wanted the world to see what it actually felt like to not only be Marilyn, but also Norma Jeane. I found that to be the most dreadful, unapologetic, and feminist take on her story that I had ever seen."

Our Blonde review

Our analysis concluded that "is a big swing and a grind to watch," although it is possible to see an Ana de Armas performance.

Is there a Blonde trailer?

The official trailer for the film is below. The film has a rich mix of black-and-white and color photography and period clothing, as well as providing footage from Marilyn Monroe''s struggles, including de Armas'' dialogue, which states that Monroe does not exist and that she is simply Norma Jean.

Netflix previously released a teaser trailer that portrayed the two sides to Norma Jean and Maryn. Give it a look here.

Who is in the Blonde cast?

Ana de Armas isn''t the only big name in the cast. Adrien Brody (), Bobby Cannavale (), Garret Dillahunt (), Julianne Nicholson (), Sara Paxton (), and Scoot McNairy (), Xavier Samuel (), and Evan Williams are among the stars joining her Marilyn Monroe.

Brody plays a character called "The Playwright" and Bobby Cannavale plays "The Ex-Athlete." For those who are aware of Marilyn Monroes marital history, it is possible that these characters are based on Arthur Miller (The Playwright) and Joe DiMaggio (The Ex-Athlete).

Vanity Fair (opens in a new tab) completed a piece on the film that includes some exclusive photographs of de Armas, Brody, and Cannavale in character.

Blonde photos

Here are a couple of photos from, including movie stills and behind-the-scenes photographs, like Ana de Armas practicing Monroe''s iconic number from.

What is the plot of Blonde?

The film chronicles Marilyn Monroe''s past, inspired by Joyce Carol Oates'' book (opens in a new tab). The film focuses on Norma Jeane, the vulnerable woman behind Marilyn Monroe, and reveals her tragic childhood and "the conflict that ensues as an adult between her very public and private selves."

What is Blonde rated?

One of the greatest headlines of the campaign ahead of its publication was the rating that itreceived. Blonde has officially been rated NC-17 in the United States, as it is confirmed in the teaser trailer (it is an 18 certificate in the United Kingdom).

Director Andrew Dominik told Vulture (opens in a new tab) that he was shocked that he received an NC-17 rating, but believes that this is the most interesting story to be told.

"I think if I had given the choice, I would rather go and see the NC-17 version of the Marilyn Monroe story. Because we know that her life was on the edge, clearly, from the way it ended. Do you want to see the warts-and-all version or do you want to see that sanitized version?

How long is Blonde?

The course duration for the holidays is two hours and 46 minutes.

Who is director Andrew Dominik?

Andrew Dominik is the writer and director of. His first feature film was in 2000, but his most recognized film is the 2007s that featured Brad Pitt and Casey Affleck. He would continue to direct Pitt again in the dark satire.

Dominik has directed a couple of documentaries as well as two episodes of the Netflix series. is his first narrative film since.

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