Before making the movie that became Killing Them Softly
, The Assassination of Jesse James
director Andrew Dominik
was developing a biopic of Marilyn Monroe
. Actually, Blonde
is not quite a biopic - it is an account of the screen icon's life, but one based on a Joyce Carol Oates
novel that imagined Monroe's thoughts. So not quite non-fiction; or even less non-fiction than biopics often attempt.
Now, on Marilyn's ...