Thursday August 13, 2020

B-movie maverick who won belated critical plaudits

{ "b" : "Big Bosoms And Square Jaws," , "cite" : "by Jimmy McDonough, Jonathan Cape, €26.25."}

13th August, 2005

{ "b" : "Big Bosoms And Square Jaws," , "cite" : "by Jimmy McDonough, Jonathan Cape, €26.25."}

“I don't pretend to be some kind of sensitive artist. Give me a movie where a car crashes into a building, and the driver gets stabbed by a bosomy blonde, who gets carried away by a dwarf musician. Films should run like express trains!”

This was the gospel according to Russ Meyer, the directorial maverick and unrepentant sleazelord who made...

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