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'Blonde,' the new Marilyn Monroe biopic, is an exercise in exploitation, not empathy

The Netflix film turns Monroe into an avatar of suffering, brought low by a miserable childhood, a father she never knew and an industry full of men who abused and exploited her until her death.

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'Blonde,' the new Marilyn Monroe biopic, is an exercise in exploitation, not empathy

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