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By Dexter Rodrigo Matilla
(Philstar.com)

MANILA, Philippines - Hollywood's obsession with Marilyn Monroe is undeniable and the various biopics and documentaries centering on the gone-too-soon sexpot is evidence of it.
I got to watch "Norma Jean & Marilyn" on HBO prior to the Philippine press screening of "My Week with Marilyn" at the Greenbelt 3 MyCinema and while two actresses--Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino--were needed to bring the enigmatic titular character to life in the former, it was enough for one Michelle Williams to endear Marilyn to me in this reincarnation by The Weinstein Company.
But while Monroe remains the centerpiece of this film, the narrator this time is upstart twenty-three year old Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne), the son of an esteemed art historian, and one who definitely doesn't need the salary yet nevertheless shows perseverance in landing a job in the next Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh) film.


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