Friday, February 11, 2005

"Misfits" Playwright Dies

Playwright Arthur Miller Dies at 89
ROXBURY, Conn. - Arthur Miller, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright whose most famous fictional creation, Willy Loman in "Death of a Salesman," came to symbolize the American Dream gone awry, has died. He was 89 (Associated Press). Miller wrote the screenplay for the 1960 film, The Misfits, as a star vehicle for his then wife, Marilyn Monroe. The Misfits is one of Suburban Cowboy's favorite movies.
See, http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/shows/misfits/misfits.html for an excellent feature on the making of the film.

Goodbye, Norma Jean

1 Comments:

At 6:13 PM, Blogger ariana said...

a true beauty...but today she would be considered a fat beast!

 

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