weapon annie‘ about the new movie Marilyn Monroe Was slammed as a pro-life ad – where no one but Planned Parenthood is against some mom-and-baby scenes.
Karen saysto PP honcho, tell ECG … “As film and television shape many people’s understanding of sexual and reproductive health, it is critical that these depictions accurately portray women’s real decisions and experiences.”
She is mainly talking about the director, Andrew Dominicand his depiction of Marilyn’s fetus – which appears fully formed in the film and actually speaks at one point.
Spurch continued… “Planned Parenthood respects artistic license and freedom. However, false imagery only reinforces misinformation and perpetuates the stigma surrounding sexual and reproductive health care. Every pregnancy outcome — especially abortion — is It should be portrayed sensitively, truthfully and accurately in the media.”
She ends this…”It’s a shame that Blonde’s creators chose to contribute to anti-abortion advocacy and stigmatize people’s healthcare decisions.”
For those who haven’t seen it – Anna, who plays Marilyn, is shown to be pregnant on three separate occasions…two of which ended in nightmarish, horrific forced abortions and the third ended in miscarriage. MM in Wanting to be a mother is shown throughout the film, but is forcefully forced to lose her baby under circumstances beyond her control.
For his part, Dominic defended his characterization of the baby product…said the feelings surrounding the matter were only heightened by Roe v. Wade, adding that…” If I don’t have anyone to give this shit” He made the movie in 2008 and probably no one will care about it four years from now. And the movie won’t change. “
the movie got a lot of controversy For various reasons. But on this particular issue…we should note that the whole thing is fictional – including how Marilyn’s pregnancy ended, or how she felt about her pregnancy, or maybe not.She is said to have miscarried at least 3 times in real life during her marriage to the playwright Arthur Miller.