Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

This is my film review and it Freaks Me Out!  Girlie-art legend Russ Meyer and then- tyro critic Roger Ebert fashion the most garish, vulgar and absurd satire of wild Hollywood that they can think of, ...

The Top 25 Underrated Movie Villains

Tim George Mar 8, 2019 Hannibal Lecter and Hans Gruber? They're the movie villains who get the recognition they deserve. But what about this lot? When you think of your great villains, your Darth ...

‘Smothered’ Review

Stars: Brea Grant, Kane Hodder, Bill Moseley, Don Shanks, R.A Mihailoff, Michael Berryman, John Kassir, Dane Rhodes, Shanna Forrestall, John Schneider, Adria Tennor, Andrew Bowen, Amy Brassette | ...

Roger Ebert & Russ Meyer Film Planned

Roger Ebert & Russ Meyer Film Planned David O Russell's biopic of Russ Meyer has yet to burst out of development, but there's now another project involving the smut auteur in the works. Sobini Films, Permut Presentations and Chautauqua ...

Top Ten Tuesday: The Best of Russ Meyer

The Russ Meyer Show Featuring Kitten Natividad takes place in St. Louis this Friday, June 15th at The Way Out Club. Details at the end of this article. Article by Jim Batts, Dana Jung, and Tom ...

Not Available on DVD: Mondo Topless

This article was originally posted in February of 2010 but is being reposted here with updates and to tie in to next week’s Wamg Top Ten Tuesday List “The Best of Russ Meyer”. Mondo Topless (1966) is ...

Charles Napier obituary

Imposing character actor often cast in the films of Russ Meyer and Jonathan Demme Charles Napier, who has died aged 75, was one of Hollywood's most distinctive and imposing character actors. With his ...

Charles Napier obituary

Imposing character actor often cast in the films of Russ Meyer and Jonathan Demme Charles Napier, who has died aged 75, was one of Hollywood's most distinctive and imposing character actors. With his ...

Daily Briefing. Pauline Kael, Lars von Trier, Charles Napier

In the Hollywood Reporter, Todd McCarthy writes that "while it's possible to regard the subtitle of Pauline Kael: A Life in the Dark as subtly snide, author Brian Kellow strongly suggests that ...

Character Actor Charles Napier Dead at 75

Roger Ebert referred to him as “that character actor with a smile like Jaws”. When author Jimmy McDonough titled his Russ Meyer biography Big Bosoms and Square Jaws, the bosoms could have referred to ...

Legendary Character Actor Charles Napier Dead At 75

Charles Napier, an iconic character actor who specialized in playing stern authority figures and various tough guy roles in an acting career in film and television that spanned more than four decades, ...

Fox Searchlight finalizing deal for David O. Russell to direct film about Russ Meyer

Fox Searchlight is putting the finishing touches on a package that will allow David O. Russell (The Fighter) to direct a feature about Russ Meyer, the maker of exploitation B-movies like Faster, ...

Russ Meyer Biopic in the Works With David O. Russell Named as Potential Director

Here’s good news for fans of cult filmmaker Russ Meyer. The life of times of the 60’s and 70’s sexploitation king is to receive the big screen treatment. Deadline are reporting that The Fighter’s ...

David O. Russell May Direct Russ Meyer Biopic

Judging by the list of upcoming projects that David O. Russell is either loosely attached to or is eying as his next directorial effort, the Fighter filmmaker is one of the would-be hardest workers in ...

David O. Russell to Direct Biopic of Sleaze Auteur Russ Meyer?

David O. Russell to Direct Biopic of Sleaze Auteur Russ Meyer? Russ Meyer made cheap, grimy and oddly effective movies filled with violence and astoundingly buxom women. Consequently, he was an inspiration to, possibly even a hero for, multiple generations of ...

David O. Russell, Fox Eyeing Russ Meyer Story

Filed under: Movie News, Cinematical Buxom babes and the big screen -- that was the mantra that made Russ Meyer famous. The original indie director, who populated his films with big-bosomed women, ...

David O. Russell, Fox Eyeing Russ Meyer Story

David O. Russell, Fox Eyeing Russ Meyer Story Filed under: Movie News, Cinematical Buxom babes and the big screen -- that was the mantra that made Russ Meyer famous. The original indie director, who populated his films with big-bosomed women, ...

David O. Russell Wanted For Russ Meyer Biopic

Fox Searchlight is in negotiations for a pitch package involving a biopic about famed exploitation filmmaker Russ Meyer, which "The Fighter" helmer David O. Russell would direct reports Deadline. The ...

David O. Russell in Talks for Russ Meyer Film

David O. Russell in Talks for Russ Meyer Film Fox Searchlight is negotiating a pitch package for director David O. Russell to direct a film about B-movie filmmaker Russ Meyer, who wrote, directed and produced films like Faster, Pussycat! Kill!... ...

Fox Searchlight Negotiating Deal For David O. Russell To Direct Russ Meyer Story

Fox Searchlight Negotiating Deal For David O. Russell To Direct Russ Meyer Story Exclusive: Fox Searchlight is negotiating to acquire a pitch package for The Fighter helmer David O. Russell to direct a feature about Russ Meyer, the maker of exploitation B-movies like Faster, ...

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