The young actress's performance frequently balances the campier
moments of Schlossberg's screenplay.
In the Netherlands during the 18th century, Peter Campier
, (1722-1789) compared African facial and skull measurements to monkeys and developed a racial hierarchy in which he claimed the superiority of the European form.
Sure, we hardly need more images of alcoholic, self-loathing lesbians, but Best Actress playfully trudges on Jacqueline Susann territory and offers up a different (campier
) kind of women's movie.
, the better," says Berkus, adding that you can't find expansive living spaces with 14-foot ceilings in the suburbs.
"Marvelous," in particular, ventriloquizes O'Hara in his campier
moments and seems markedly out of place in Berrigan's rigorously macho lexicon.
The film was called High Heels; and though it sometimes played out the title's campier
possibilities, it ended with an irony that was deeper and more melancholy than camp, realized in that image of a corpse literally lying beneath people's feet.
By the end of the show, they're campier
, if more intriguing versions of themselves, which is inevitable.
Sammartino became a broadcaster on WWE's weekend morning shows before his frustration over the company's direction into campier
storylines and an outrage over the drug culture he said had permeated the industry led to a bitter, two-decade split with McMahon.
For me, this moment, or moments, came first with Blazing Saddles (1974) (holds up well), then Young Frankenstein (1974) (campier
now than I first recall, but still fun nonetheless), and finally with The Producers (1967), which holds a special place in my beating Jewish heart.