Category Archives: Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Reverses Niagara

On a scenic trail near powerful Niagara Falls I’m kissing my very handsome young boyfriend and we’re planning what to do about my husband Joseph Cotten who’s been released from an army psychiatric hospital but is even worse now, a haunted man wandering around early every morning, and later today he scares guests in our […]

Also posted in Henry Hathaway, Jean Peters, Joseph Cotten, Movies, Niagara Falls, Psychology

Marilyn Likes It Hot

The star of Some Like It Hot knows she moves and sounds like no one else. “Where have you been, Marilyn?” asks the director, Billy Wilder. “I’ve been sleeping. How about you?” “You’re two hours late, again.” “I’m sorry, Billy, but I couldn’t sleep last night and took some pills that just knocked me out.” […]

Also posted in Billy Wilder, Mental Health, Movies, Tony Curtis

Art Aragon’s Sweetest Ladies

This story is from the collection “Death in the Ring” Click here to see a photo of Art Aragon and Marilyn Monroe

Also posted in Art Aragon, Boxing, Carmen Basilio, Jayne Mansfield, Los Angeles, Ray Robinson