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1960: Director John Huston and Marilyn Monroe in Nevada during the filming of "The Misfits". Photo: Eve Arnold.


When Marilyn asked John Huston (director of "The Misfits") how to throw the dice, he replied: “Don’t think about it, honey, just throw. That’s the story of your life. Don’t think, do it.

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The Misfits ~ 1961 ~ A great classic movie starring Marilyn Monroe and Clark Gable. The last movie for each, also starts Montgomery Clift.

Eve Arnold is now popularly remembered for her close association with two of last century’s greatest actresses: Joan Crawford and Marilyn Monroe. Although she had been collaborating with the latter for a decade, her best images of Marilyn Monroe came towards its end, at the set of the film The Misfits during the summer of 1960.

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Eve Arnold Marilyn Monroe, After-Hours Gambling With John Huston During Filming of “The Misfits,” Reno, Nevada 1960 Eve Arnold Ave atque Vale

Henri Cartier-Bresson: Marilyn Monroe in Reno while filming The Misfits, 1961.

Marilyn in Reno, 1961 by Henri Cartier-Bresson ”Eye of the Century”. Pagan admires Marilyn because she could relate to Marilyn's struggle to be taken seriously as an actress and as a human being.

Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller dancing! Cuteness - look at his face!

26 Beautiful Marilyn Monroe Photos By Eve Arnold

Marilyn Monroe & Arthur Miller dancing on The Misfits set (by Eve Arnold)

Inge Morath, Marilyn Monroe, “The Misfits” casino set, 1960

The young and beautiful Marilyn Monroe (46 photos)