Perspective | Marilyn Monroe was a great dancer. You wouldn't know it from 'Blonde.'

Perspective | Marilyn Monroe was a great dancer. You wouldn't know it from 'Blonde.'

Marilyn Monroe never trained as a dancer, but she stars in one of the great movie dance scenes, a number so joyful, vivacious and wittily self-aware that nearly 70 years on it still explodes with life. “Blonde” wants you to believe that one of Hollywood’s most enduring icons was a haunted, hated sad sack who cried, screamed and groveled her way through film history. The truth disagrees. Monroe did struggle for respect as an artist, and she was denied roles …