Tagged: mae west


Only in the 70s: Myra Breckinridge (1970)

TRUAN needed a bit of extra time for the venom to build up for September’s instalment. It’s well worth the wait, because it’s Myra fucking Breckinridge. It’s taken me a pretty long time to get...


Only in the 70s: Sextette (1978)

AFTER last week’s break from Torments, we return with a senile vengeance for 1978’s self-regarding debacle: Sextette. Mae West was one of the most notorious performers in Hollywood during her 1930s-40s heyday. Mired in controversy for...