Re: tonight - another AFI special...

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Tue, 11 Jun 2002 14:54:09 -0700 (PDT)

You mean you don't find that plot romantic ? gee your SUCH A CYNIC
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Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com

> From: MileFilms@aol.com > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2002 14:49:05 -0700 (PDT) > To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu> > Subject: Re: tonight - another AFI special... > > > In a message dated 6/11/02 5:30:15 PM, jrosner@kino.com writes: > > << brownoseing >> > > Should that be hyphenated or compounded? Jessica, you're just so subtle! > > My favorite is that Kino's "Queen Kelly" was one of the 400 nominated. > (Something I worked on while at Kino.) As I pointed out in another group, > here's the plot line for a film the AFI nominated as one of the most > passionate films of all time: > > Prince lusts for convent girl. > Kidnaps said girl from said convent. > Tries to seduce her with aphrodesiacs. > Cigar-smoking queen/fiancee catches them > Queen takes whip to girl, driving her from palace. > Girl attempts suicide. > Saved, she travels to Africa (Poto-Poto) to work at Aunt's brothel > Girl is forced to marry syphillitic plantation owner over death bed of aunt, > with two prostitutes as maids of honor. > Girl becomes the Madam of brothel, now known as Queen Kelly. > Husband, annoyed at her, offers Kelly to the customers. > Prince arrives in time to save her from gigantic sailor. > > > Gee, I hope it wins! > > Dennis Doros > Milestone Film & Video > PO Box 128 > Harrington Park, NJ 07640 > Phone: (201) 767-3117 or in the US (800) 603-1104 > Fax: (201) 767-3035 > Email: MileFilms@aol.com > Website: www.milestonefilms.com