Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1928)

Gold digging blonde Lorelei and her brunette friend Dorothy are searching for rich husbands.

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Malcolm St. Clair

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John Emerson, Anita Loos (novel) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ruth Taylor ... Lorelei Lee
Alice White ... Dorothy Shaw
Ford Sterling ... Gus Eisman
Holmes Herbert ... Henry Spoffard
Mack Swain ... Sir Francis Beekman
Emily Fitzroy ... Lady Beekman
Trixie Friganza ... Mrs. Spoffard
Blanche Friderici ... Miss Chapman (as Blanche Frederici)
Edward Faust Edward Faust ... Robert (as Ed Faust)
Eugene Borden Eugene Borden ... Louis
Margaret Seddon Margaret Seddon ... Lorelei's Mother
Luke Cosgrave ... Lorelei's Grandfather
Chester Conklin ... Judge
Yorke Sherwood Yorke Sherwood ... Mr. Jennings
Mildred Boyd Mildred Boyd ... Lulu
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Gold digging blonde Lorelei and her brunette friend Dorothy are searching for rich husbands.

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See the modern Lorelei cuddle men and get rocks See more »

Genres:

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

22 January 1928 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gentlemen foretrækker Blondiner See more »

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Budget:

$352,000 (estimated)
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Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This movie is presumed lost. Please check your attic. See more »

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Version of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) See more »

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