How to Marry a Millionaire
(1953, directed by Jean Negulesco, 95 mins., NR)
Lauren Bacall, Marilyn Monroe, and Betty Grable star as New York models Shatze, Pola, and Loco, who hatch a scheme to escape their modest means and snare wealthy husbands. Hilarity ensues as the women navigate playboys and imposters, eventually discovering true love in the process. Featuring sumptuous fashions from Oscar-nominated Travilla, including Marilyn Monroe’s iconic Dahlia gown.
Presented by the IMA Fashion Arts Society.