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Dolly Martin

Dolly Read: Kelly in Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)


Dolly Read is laughing

Dolly Read: born 1944, appeared in Hugh Hefner’s Playboy magazine as Dolly Martin (Miss May 1966) and starred in Russ Meyer’s Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970) as Dolly Read.


A New Year, Life Itself, and Being-Toward-Death

My wife and I saw the film Life Itself the other evening. Watching a movie about death was our way of welcoming in the new year and the start of a new school semester; a way of reminding ourselves that as time continues inexorably to pass, we are all inescapably hurtling toward oblivion. 1,012 more words

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STX Acquires 'Russ & Roger Go Beyond'; Russ Meyer, Roger Ebert Make 'Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls' With Will Ferrell

EXCLUSIVE: Bob Simonds’ STX Entertainment is in talks to finance and distribute domestically Russ & Roger Go Beyond, about the time that the soft-core porn impresario and film critic teamed to make 1970’s… 456 more words


Edible Cinema Experience with Bonnie Britain

Monday Matters reporter Bonnie Britain went along to the Electric cinema for their Edible Cinema event – a unique way to experience a film: through aroma, texture and taste. 74 more words

Jason Mccrossan

Will Ferrell Circles Russ Meyer Role In 'Russ & Roger Go Beyond;' Who'll Play Ebert?

Will Ferrell is circling to play softcore film producer Russ Meyer in a movie about the time he collaborated with film critic Roger Ebert to make… 321 more words


Life Itself Movie Review

For awhile now, I’ve been thinking that I should put some sort of article up on Heavy Metal Ebert as a tribute to Roger Ebert. After all, I am using his last name in the very title of this blog, and I want to borrow that from him out of respect, not the opposite. 782 more words

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