Logofb

Trailers...

  • Hooked
  • Tackling Life
  • Alone in the Game
  • Several Conversations About a Very Tall Girl
  • Azougue Nazaré
  • Wild Honey Pie
  • My Friend the Polish Girl
  • Climax
  • For Izzy
  • Life in the Doghouse
  • Nothing to Lose
  • Unstoppable Feat: The Dances of Ed Mock
  • My Letter to the World
  • xXx: Return of Xander Cage
  • Little Girl Who Was Too Fond of Matches (The)
  • Miss María, Skirting the Mountain
  • Coco
  • Fucking Adelaide
  • Papillon
  • Cool Kids (The)
  • Samouni Road
  • Shock Waves - First Name: Mathieu
  • Discretion (A)
  • Blue My Mind
  • Silence Is a Falling Body
  • Il Principe di Ostia Bronx
  • Annihilation
  • Blockers
  • Harvesters (The)
  • Girl
  • I Remember the Crows
  • Sherlock Gnomes
  • A Filosofia na Alcova
  • Dykes, Camera, Action
  • My Two Polish Loves
  • Sign for Love (The)
  • Deadma Walking
  • Bar Mitzvah (The)
  • Dyke Society
  • Angel (The)

Salome

USA, English, 72 mins

  • Director: Charles Bryant
  • Writer: Oscar Wilde; Natacha Rambova
  • Producer: Alla Nazimova

CGiii Comment

It's as camp as sequined covered tits.

The acting is abysmal - historically, it is rather important.

But...it is crap - no matter what film historians say.


Watch...

The(ir) Blurb...

Alla Nazimova and Charles Bryant’s adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s Salomé, and the combination is fitting, as the latter is an equally homoerotic riff on scripture. In reference, no doubt, to the film’s Aubrey Beardsley–inspired mise en scène and rumors of its exclusively gay casting, Kenneth Anger dubbed it “Nancy-Prancy-Pansy-Piffle and just too qu**r for words.”

Cast & Characters

Mitchell Lewis as Herod, Tetrarch of Judea;
Alla Nazimova as Salome, stepdaughter of Herod;
Rose Dione as Herodias, wife of Herod;
Earl Schenck as Narraboth, Captain of the Guard;
Arthur Jasmine as Page of Herodias;
Nigel De Brulier as Jokaanan, the Prophet;
Frederick Peters as Naaman, the Executioner;
Louis Dumar as Tigellinus

Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment. Optional login below.