Cinema Sex Sirens

Cinema Sex Sirens

by Lee Pfeiffer, Dave Worrall
     
 

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The Sixties and Seventies was an era when actresses were not ashamed to be associated with the tag of ‘Sex Goddess’ or ‘Sex Siren’ and were not embarrassed to exploit their beauty and bodily charms to enhance their career. Cinema Sex Sirens centers around a select number of actresses who capitalized on their natural beauty during this

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Overview

The Sixties and Seventies was an era when actresses were not ashamed to be associated with the tag of ‘Sex Goddess’ or ‘Sex Siren’ and were not embarrassed to exploit their beauty and bodily charms to enhance their career. Cinema Sex Sirens centers around a select number of actresses who capitalized on their natural beauty during this era. They range from cinematic legends to some whose names are barely known by the general public. Each chapter focuses on one actress with a biography, commentary and complete filmography. Features full color photos, rare international movie poster artwork and magazine covers.
 Actresses featured include Sophia Loren, Raquel Welch, Brigitte Bardot, Elizabeth Taylor, Ursula Andress and Gina Lollobrigida.
 

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"…illustrates a luminous collection of idealized women and offers a fascinating insight into the movies’ depiction of female sexuality during the ‘60s and ‘70s." —Cinema Retro

"…a titillating, trivia-filled romp through retro cinema". —Bizarre Mag
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780389936
Publisher:
Omnibus Press
Publication date:
06/01/2014
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
11.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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