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Niagara

11 Ratings: 3.1
A 1953 Movie Starring Marilyn Monroe and Joseph Cotton

Niagara is a 1953 dramatic thriller, film noir directed by Henry Hathaway. Unlike other films noir of the time, Niagara was shot in Technicolor and was one of 20th Century Fox's biggest box office hits of the year. The drama features Marilyn Monroe, … see full wiki

2 reviews about Niagara
review by . March 04, 2011
Not bad, and with a strange, artificial creation of breasts, lipstick and sleepy eyelids to stare at
Niagara is a second-rate A movie struggling with only partial success to be a first-rate B movie. What it needs is Audrey Totter as Rose Loomis instead of Marilyn Monroe and Charles McGraw as George Loomis instead of Joseph Cotton. We'll keep Jean Peters but let's ditch her husband, especially when played by an actor named Casey Adams as an irritating clone of Robert Cummings. Rose Loomis is a tramp, and a dangerous one, but Monroe for my money is just giving us a caricature of a tramp, …
Quick Tip by . December 17, 2010
I see where the average rating for this film is 3.4. Think that nails it pretty well. "Niagara" is by no means a classic but I found it to be a highly entertaining motion picture. Lots of twists and turns in this one. The photography is outstanding and Marilyn Monroe more than hold her own in an unusual dramatic role. If you have never seen "Niagara" do not hesitate. I think you will enjoy it.
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