Year Released: 1985
Director: Mary Lambert
Main Audience: 15-24years old, both male and female
- Few effects have been added during the editing process however in the opening scenes whilst she is in her dressing room the room appears lighter with a white screen over it. This could have been chosen to highlight the fact that it is a dream.
- Intertextuality has been used within the video with Marilyn Monroe (Madonna: top image, Monroe: bottom image). It was after the release of this music video that Madonna was regularly compared to her. -
"The music video was inspired by Madonna's admiration of Marilyn Monroe and mimicked the latter's performance of the song "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend" from the 1953 film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." Wikipedia