Blonde (movie)

2022 film directed by Andrew Dominik

Blonde is a 2022 American docudrama and biographical movie. Its subject is of the late Marilyn Monroe (earlier called Norma Jeane Mortenson). The movie is based on the same-named 2000 novel from Joyce Carol Oates. Monroe is performed by Ana de Armas.[1] It was released in the United States by Netflix on September 16, 2022. The movie was nominated for 8 Golden Raspberry Awards, winning for Worst Picture and Worst Screenplay.

Story of the movie


Blonde is a fictional account of the actress Monroe (June 1, 1926 – August 4, 1962).

MPAA rating and controversy


Under the U.S.' Motion Picture Association of America, Blonde is officially rated NC-17 (no one seventeen and under admitted).[2][3] The MPAA say that rating is related to sexual violence and content that the movie portrays.[4]


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  4. "A Hardcore Sex Movie with Ana de Armas Will Arrive on the Netflix". News TVs 24. Retrieved January 12, 2022. {{cite magazine}}: Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)[permanent dead link]