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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: ''Who Killed Bambi?'', which would have been a film about [[Music/SexPistols The Sex Pistols]], and would have reunited him with Creator/RogerEbert, his co-writer on ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls''.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: ''Who Killed Bambi?'', which would have been a film about [[Music/SexPistols The Sex Pistols]], the Music/SexPistols, and would have reunited him with Creator/RogerEbert, his co-writer on ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls''.Dolls''.
* WorldOfBuxom: The women in his movies are never flat-chested!



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-->"He's this guy who made these awful movies during TheSeventies featuring these kinds of women. He's obsessed. He's obsessed with breasts. That's hard to say."

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: ''Who Killed Bambi?'', which would have been a film about [[Music/SexPistols The Sex Pistols]], and would have reunited him with Creator/RogerEbert, his co-writer on ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls''.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: ''Who Killed Bambi?'', which would have been a film about [[Music/SexPistols The Sex Pistols]], and would have reunited him with Creator/RogerEbert, his co-writer on ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls''.Dolls''.
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* ExcitedShowTitle: ''Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill'', ''[=Motorpsycho!=]'', ''[=Up!=]''

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* ExcitedShowTitle: ''Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill'', Kill!'', ''[=Motorpsycho!=]'', ''[=Up!=]''


Russ Meyer (1922-2004) was an American director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer best known as a pioneer of sexploitation films during the 1960s and 1970s.



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Russ Meyer (1922-2004) was an American director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer from UsefulNotes/{{Oakland}}, UsefulNotes/{{California}} best known as a pioneer of sexploitation films during the 1960s and 1970s.



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* MsFanservice: He had an eye for sexy women and filled his movies with them.

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* TakeThat: His service led him to hate Nazis, which is why he used them as objects of ridicule in his films.


* [[{{Biography}} Autobiography]]: ''A Clean Breast''



* HeAlsoDid: He worked as a photographer before getting into movies, including photographing some of the earliest ''Magazine/{{Playboy}}'' centerfolds.



* [[LegacyCharacter Legacy Director]]: Creator/JohnWaters cited him as a major influence.

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* [[LegacyCharacter Legacy Director]]: Creator/JohnWaters cited him as a major influence.influence.
* ReturningWarVet: He served in UsefulNotes/WorldWarII as a combat photographer.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: ''Who Killed Bambi?'', which would have been a film about [[Music/SexPistols The Sex Pistols]], and would have reunited him with Creator/RogerEbert, his co-writer on ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls''.





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\n\nAs usual, you can find the basics at [[https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000540/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 IMDB]].





As usual, you can find the basics at [[https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000540/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 IMDB]].



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* InsistentTerminology: He called Creator/TwentiethCenturyFox inviting him to make ''Beyond The Valley of the Dolls'' "going up the mountain."
* ItWillNeverCatchOn: This was his original attitude toward home video. He had sold his catalog to a distributor who released poor-quality editions of his films, leading to him suing to regain control of his work.
* LanternJawOfJustice: The profile of him in the book ''Videohound's Cult Flicks and Trash Pics'' included "Men with square jaws" as something usually found in his movies.

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-->"I always had a tremendous interest in big tits."
-->--'''Russ Meyer'''


-->"He's this guy who made these awful movies during TheSeventies featuring these kinds of women. He's obsessed. He's obsessed with breasts. That's hard to say."
-->--'''[[Creator/JuliaLouisDreyfus Elaine Benes]]''', ''Series/{{Seinfeld}}'' [[Recap/SeinfeldS4E23ThePilot "The Pilot (Part 1)"]]


Russ Meyer (1922-2004) was an American director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer best known as a pioneer of sexploitation films during the 1960s and 1970s.






!! Selected Filmography:
* ''Mudhoney'' (1965)
* ''Film/FasterPussycatKillKill'' (1965)
* ''Film/BeyondTheValleyOfTheDolls'' (1970)
* ''[=Supervixens=]'' (1975)
* ''Beneath The Valley of the Ultra-Vixens'' (1979)


As usual, you can find the basics at [[https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000540/?ref_=nv_sr_1?ref_=nv_sr_1 IMDB]].


!!! "I always had a tremendous interest in big tropes":
* AscendedExtra: He was on the camera crew for the 1957 {{Documentary}} ''The Creator/JamesDean Story''.
* AuthorAppeal: [[BuxomIsBetter Buxom women]], violence
* CharacterTitle: 1964's ''Lorna''
* EverytownAmerica: ''Beneath The Valley of the Ultra-Vixens'' was set in "[=Smalltown=] USA".
* ExcitedShowTitle: ''Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill'', ''[=Motorpsycho!=]'', ''[=Up!=]''
* ExploitationFilm: His stock in trade.
* [[LegacyCharacter Legacy Director]]: Creator/JohnWaters cited him as a major influence.

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