The Notorious Bettie Page (2006) In Mary Harron's frisky and fascinating biopic, Gretchen Mol, as the legendary '50s pinup, gets Page's naughty/nice erotic charisma to an astonishing degree. Yet the… 2006-04-14 R PT91M Biography Gretchen Mol David Strathairn Lili Taylor Picturehouse
Movie Review

The Notorious Bettie Page (2006)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
B+

Details Limited Release: Apr 14, 2006; Rated: R; Length: 91 Minutes; Genre: Biography; With: Gretchen Mol; Distributor: Picturehouse

In Mary Harron's frisky and fascinating biopic, Gretchen Mol, as the legendary '50s pinup, gets Page's naughty/nice erotic charisma to an astonishing degree. Yet the film doesn't explore her interior life in any revelatory way.

Originally posted Apr 21, 2006 Published in issue #874-875 Apr 28, 2006 Order article reprints