What is the movie Niagara about?

Rose Loomis (Marilyn Monroe) and her older, gloomier husband, George (Joseph Cotten), are vacationing at a cabin in Niagara Falls, N.Y. The couple befriend Polly (Jean Peters) and Ray Cutler (Casey Adams), who are honeymooning in the area. Polly begins to suspect that something is amiss between Rose and George, and her suspicions grow when she sees Rose in the arms of another man. While Ray initially thinks Polly is overreacting, things between George and Rose soon take a shockingly dark turn.
Niagara/Film synopsis

What is the most famous Marilyn Monroe movie?

Marilyn Monroe movies: 15 greatest films ranked worst to best

  1. SOME LIKE IT HOT (1959) Directed by Billy Wilder.
  2. THE MISFITS (1961) Directed by John Huston.
  5. BUS STOP (1956)
  7. ALL ABOUT EVE (1950)
  8. NIAGARA (1953)

What year was the movie Niagara made?

February 1953 (USA)
Niagara/Release date

Is Niagara a Hitchcock movie?

But Niagara isn’t a Hitchcock movie; rather, it was directed by the underrated Henry Hathaway. His is a slick, stylish film that now has a reputation for being one of the “best Hitchcock films that Hitchcock never made”.

Where was the movie Niagara filmed?

Niagara Falls
When the 20th Century Fox film Niagara was shot in Niagara Falls, Monroe, Joseph Cotten and Jean Peters all stayed at the Brock. The hotel has changed names over the years, and while there have been a number of renovations, the eighth floor and Room 801 will always be a part of Marilyn Monroe history.

Are there any movies about Marilyn Monroe?

Some good Marilyn Monroe documentaries and biography films include Blonde, Norma Jean & Marilyn, The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe, and Love, Marilyn.

Did Marilyn Monroe work with Hitchcock?

It is a striking fact, however, that Marilyn Monroe never starred in a Hitchcock film, although it seems that her blond hair and her star-status would have made her the perfect ‘Hitchcock Blonde’. It would be too simple to quote the Master of Suspense about his preferences for a leading lady: Suspense is like a woman.

Where did Marilyn Monroe stay while filming Niagara?

the Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls Fallsview
While filming in Niagara Falls, Monroe stayed in room 801 at the Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls Fallsview, which was then called the General Brock Hotel. Over the years, many of our lucky guests have the honour to call this special room their home as they visit Niagara Falls like Monroe did back in 1953.