Dottie Gets Spanked
Directed by Todd Haynes
Dottie Gets Spanked
Another dazzling suburban phantasm from writer-director Todd Haynes, DOTTIE GETS SPANKED (made post-POISON and pre-SAFE) is a stylized, bittersweet nod to his childhood fascination with I Love Lucy. Deep in the heart of pre-hippie 1960s America, young artistically-inclined Steven Gale is obsessed with Dottie Frank, wacky star of the eponymous hit sitcom The Dottie Show. While his mother gently encourages the boy's fixation, his father grows increasingly frustrated by his son's apparently "sissified" interests. This provocative, heartfelt mini-feature anticipates Haynes’Â? Oscar-nominated FAR FROM HEAVEN with its excavation of placid mid-century surfaces and deeply-buried emotions.
See also Poison
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming April 5th from CODE RED and Kino Lorber! The Violent Breed (1984) • Brand New 2K Master • Theatrical Trailer •…
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming April 12th! New Year’s Evil (1980) • Brand New 2K Master • Audio Commentary by Director Emmett Alston, Moderat…
Set in Central Russia during the Civil War of 1918, Miklós Jancsó’s THE RED AND THE WHITE (1967) details the murder…' https://t.co/0mmmo938WN'
RT' @nelliekillian': I've been wanting to do a James Blue program for nearly a decade and now, finally, we open one' @metrograph' tomorrow. Her…
"A neorealist take on the Algerian War made with nonprofessional actors, is newly restored and still resonates toda…' https://t.co/PZxO1cxgkn'
RT' @HDMOVIESOURCE': Kino Lorber set to release Eastern Promises on 4K UHD In March! I think this is a good movie, and I'm really looking for…
RT' @paulhurt': It’s out with the (not very) old, in with the (restored, 4K) new, courtesy of' @KinoLorber' . Physical media dying? Seems to be…
RT' @jbfc_ny': Never one to shy away from provocation, director Bruno Dumont’s FRANCE is “a fantastically pleasurable cinematic delight...bol…
Screen legends Jack Lemmon and George C. Scott electrify the screen in Daniel Petrie’s INHERIT THE WIND (1999), a s…' https://t.co/EaU1HREtjT'
Inquiries & Press
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871
Press & Media
For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing email@example.com or calling 212-629-6880.