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Gretchen Mol
Lili Taylor
David Strathairn
Mary Harron
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Guinevere Turner
Running Time
91 minutes

The Notorious Bettie Page
Surprisingly sweet little picture about a 50's pin-up

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The Notorious Bettie Page

The true story of the 1950s’ most famous pin-up. Following a strictly religious upbringing, Bettie Page (Mol) moves to New York to model. But photographers are more keen on her modelling out of her clothes than in them. A successful career ensues, until the US Senate calls her in for questioning in a pornography investigation.

A small, strangely sweet tale well told. But this is all about Mol, who puts in a performance that gives her a very early lead on next year’s Oscar race.

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