Saturday, April 28, 2007
Monday, April 16, 2007
Sunday, April 15, 2007
The Movie Show Online interviewed Mary HARRON & Gretchen MOL about 'THE NOTORIOUS BETTIE PAGE'.
Inspired by the real life story of Bettie Page, the enigmatic 1950's fashion model, co-writer/director Mary Harron recreates an era where sex and pop culture were at logger heads with conservative Christian values.
Gretchen MOL stars as the New York pin-up sensation whose contentious bondage photos gained notoriety in the underground porn industry. Raised in a devoutly religious household, Bettie Page retained her innocence and spirituality in spite of her controversial modelling career. But as her fame grew, so did her notoriety and she soon became a target for the Senate investigation into pornography
Saturday, April 14, 2007
She is sometimes credited as Betty Page, rather than Bettie Page. During the 80’s she once again shot to popularity with a comic series named for her called, “The Betty Pages”. The comic brought her a new audience and ever since has been regarded as an icon.