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Marilyn Monroe (Michelle Williams) creates quite a stir when she comes to London to film The Prince and the Showgirl with Sir Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh). But the person most touched by her turbulent visit is Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne), an aspiring filmmaker working as an underling at Olivier's studio.

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Talk to your kids about…

My Week With Marilyn

What do you think made Marilyn Monroe the star she became. How do you feel about her personal problems? Why does fame often exact such a toll on the lives of those who enjoy it? Can you think of others who are or have struggled with this challenge?

If you could meet your favorite celebrity, what would you do? What places would you want to take them? What makes that person so interesting to you?

The real Colin Clark wrote a book about his relationship with Marilyn Monroe. Learn more about this film legend at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marilyn_Monroe

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