The paper reports the documents also assert that "former baseball star Joseph DiMaggio in the past had offered the informant 25,000 dollars for this film, it being the only one in existence, but he refused the offer. Declassified FBI documents from the 1960s mention a "French-type" film starring the late actress, who died in 1962 from an overdose of prescription drugs. Mr Morgan brokered its sale to a wealthy New York businessman who told the dealer he planned "to lock it up". By Catherine Elsworth in Los Angeles. The original film is reportedly still classified and held by the FBI.
The collector, who has seen the footage, said the man's face is never shown and Monroe does not look at the camera. The 15 minute, 16mm film was reportedly shot in the 1950s and is said to show the blonde sex symbol engaged in oral sex with a unidentified man. The copy was just sold last month. Mr Morgan told the paper that, according to declassified agency documents, when the footage came to light in the mid-60s, FBI director J Edgar Hoover instructed his agents to try to prove that the man in the film was John F. Kennedy or Robert F.
A Spanish collector plans to auction what he claims is a newly discovered eight-millimetre version of a film purportedly showing Marilyn Monroe.
Marilyn Monroe died of a barbiturate overdose late in the evening of Saturday, August 4, , at her Fifth Helena Drive home in Los Angeles, California. Her body was discovered before dawn on Sunday, August 5. She was a major sex symbol and one of the most popular Hollywood stars After Monroe returned to LA from New York City, she resumed filming and.
A copy of a long-secret sex tape featuring Marilyn Monroe has been sold for $ million (£), according to the New York Post.