Category Archives: Erotique

Fantasia

Fantasia (1940) The world’s top conductor Leopold Stokowski was a bit of a rock star, associated with dating Greta Garbo and jetsetting around the world. Walt Disney pioneered family entertainment with the risky, but wildly successful Snow White. The two couldn’t have been more opposite, […]

Barberella

Barberella (1968) Although based on the French sex comic of the same name, Barberella is part of a significant genre of film where an ignorant American plops into decadent and politically corrupt Europe, and amidst much destruction and upheval saves them from themselves. That the […]

What’s New Pussycat?

What’s New Pussycat? (1965) Michael James (Peter O’Toole) has got it rough. Beautiful women throw themselves at him, and despite being engaged he doesn’t have the strength to say no. His therapist Fritz Fassbender (Peter Sellers in his funniest role ever) isn’t helping, in fact […]

Score

Score (1973) director Radley Metzger starring Claire Wilbur, Calvin Culver, Lynn Lowry, Gerald Grant Married bisexual swingers Elvira and Jack scoff at middle class morality, but have become bored with the kind of easy swingers who answer their ad in sex magazines. Seeking a challenge […]

Lickerish Quartet

Lickerish Quartet (1970) director Radley Metzger music Stelvio Ciprian costume and set design Enrico Sabbatini starring Silvana Venturelli, Frank Wolff, Erika Remberg, Paolo Turco Is the brunette motorcycle rider at the traveling thrill show actually a pornstar? A bored nouveau-riche couple and their grown son […]

Carmen Baby

Carmen Baby (1967) director Radley Metzger based on a novel by Prosper Mérimée music Daniel Hart starring Uta Levka, Claus Ringer Radley Metzger directs this mod retelling of a yummy policeman who is led into a life of blackmail, prostitution, and drugs, seduced by the […]

Camille 2000

Camille 2000 (1969) Radley Metzger’s stylish erotic films might be tame by today’s standards, but Camille 2000 is like champagne on valium, a swinging Euro-sex movie set to a chill bosa nova soundtrack by legendary Cinecitta composer Piero Piccioni. Metzger once said that he treats […]