Saturday, July 12, 2014
Lady of Burlesque (1943) Available To Borrow on DVD From Library
Eleven minutes into the film, an unnamed burlesque dancer enters the shared dressing room of the strippers and complains of the bathroom facilities at The Old Opera House:
That settles it! We GOTTA have a new one!
(gestures towards the off-stage ladies' room)
Oh, the museum piece. I haven't seen one like that
since the Wilkes-Barre Regal.
Click here to place a hold on Lady of Burlesque.
If you are a fan of Barbara Stanwyck, Scranton Public Library will be screening the long-lost uncut version of 1933's Baby Face on Wednesday, July 30th at 6 PM in the Community Room (basement of Lackawanna County Children's Library). Baby Face kicks off a weekly month-long film series devoted to the "Ladies of Pre-Code Hollywood". Click here for more information on the film series.