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Blaze Starr Goes Nudist -- Blaze Starr checks into a nudist camp and finds true happiness by strutting around in her birthday suit in this bright, bubbly production from sexploitation director Doris Wishman.
Blaze Starr Goes Nudist -- Stripper Blaze Starr, playing herself, drives her agent--who is also her fianc�--to distraction by ignoring scheduled "press functions" and spending her weekends at a nudist camp.


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1 July 1962 (USA) See more »
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Stripper Blaze Starr, playing herself, drives her agent--who is also her fiancé--to distraction by ignoring scheduled "press functions" and spending her weekends at a nudist camp. | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Blaze Starr ... Blaze Starr / Belle Fleming
Ralph Young ... Andy Simms (as Russ Martine)
Gene Berk ... Tony
William Mayer ... D. W.
Sandra Sinclair ... Nudist
Stephen Bloom ... Nudist
Allison Louise Downe ... Nudist (as Bunny Downe)

Jim Antonio (as James Antonio)
Warrene Gray ... Nudist
Richard Johnson ... Nudist
Mary Jo Walls
Joan Bamford ... Nudist
Craig Maudslay Jr. ... Nudist
Dolores K. Norris ... Nudist
Lee Abell ... Nudist
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ginger Meadows ... Nudist (uncredited)
Doris Wishman ... Meg (uncredited)

Directed by
Doris Wishman 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Doris Wishman  (as Melvin Stanley)

Produced by
Doris Wishman .... producer
Cinematography by
Raymond Phelan  (as Raymond Pheelan)
Film Editing by
Martin Samuels 
Camera and Electrical Department
Bunny Yeager .... still photographer (uncredited)

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Also Known As:
"Back to Nature" - USA (short title)
"Blaze Starr Goes Back to Nature" - USA (bowdlerized title)
"Blaze Starr the Original" - USA (video title)
"Busting Out" - USA (reissue title)
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75 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Netherlands:12 (2009) (DVD)

Did You Know?

The alias Blaze Starr uses at the nudist colony, Belle Fleming, is her real name.See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Extra Weird (2003) (V)See more »
Going Back To NatureSee more »


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Essential Doris Wishman, 10 September 2009
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Blaze Starr went nudist, all right, and it was a look that really suited this fit, 38-24-37 Burlesque topliner. Starr is a bountiful physical spectacle in this movie, and less the bizarro caricature (and stunningly inept actress) as otherwise similar Wishman compatriot Chesty Morgan (e.g. "Deadly Weapons," "Double Agent 73"). (Unlike Chesty, Starr was sizzling hot, and her ineptness as an actress is balanced by an endearing, even if hopeless, effort to be presentable). If you like campy acting, ridiculous dialog, and shamelessly naked people, this odd and somewhat charming sexploitation film is worth checking out. As a whole, this is probably Wishman's most polished movie, and the overall experience feels more the work of David Friedman ("Blood Feast," "She Freak," etc.), himself a friend of Wishman, than a typical Wishman film. Scenes flow naturally from one to the next, and the camera-work is heads-and-shoulder's above typical Wishman fare. (We're not talking high art, mind you, but at least scenes are framed and in focus). Similarly, Wishman's patent feet shots and bold-faced filler are largely absent. As expected, the story and acting are deplorable, but the film's innocent spirit and camp factor make for quaint sexploitation vintage. If you are curious about Doris Wishman, the "Female Ed Wood," as she is often heralded, "Blaze Starr Goes Nudist" is a solid choice. ---|--- Reviews by Flak Magnet

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