Saturday, 1 December 2007

Madonna's "Material Girl" and Marilyn Monroe's "Diamonds Are A Girl's Friend"

Marilyn Monroe's song from the movie, "Gentlemen Prefer Blonds" from 1953 was the model for Madonna's music video on her song, "Material Girl". The following resources would be useful for anyone doing a case study on Madonna and identifying intertextuality. Materialism was rampant in the 1980s and reflected in several movies produced during that period.

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