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Salome's Last Dance (1988)

Set in France Oscar Wilde (so it appears) visits a local theatre and is surprised by their retelling of his own work ""Salome'" the story line then digresses in to a VERY twisted portrayal ... See full summary »

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Herodias / Lady Alice
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Herod / Alfred Taylor
Nickolas Grace ...
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Salome / Rose
Denis Lill ...
Tigellenus / Chilvers
Russell Lee Nash ...
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Cappadocian / Kenneth (as Alfred Russell)
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A. Nubin
Warren Saire ...
Kenny Ireland ...
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Michael Van Wijk ...
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Set in France Oscar Wilde (so it appears) visits a local theatre and is surprised by their retelling of his own work ""Salome'" the story line then digresses in to a VERY twisted portrayal of his work preformed by the local brothel and what can only be described as rejects from the local community theatre. Just when you think it's hit rock bottom it reaches for a new low you didn't think possible and begins to dig add and yet the music continues to dig this in to an ever deepening pit from which you will never get your time back. Written by SaveYourSelf&WalkAway

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NOTORIOUS, SCANDALOUS, WILDE!


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Also Known As:

A Última Dança de Salomé  »

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$331,469 (USA)
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Version of Salomé (1970) See more »

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Music by Claude Debussy
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A visual feast...
28 May 2006 | by (Atlantic City, New Jersey) – See all my reviews

Currently selling for over $100 on eBay, copies of Salome's Last Dance are not easy of cheap to come by. Truly a cult classic. A few years ago it was available from Netflix, but no more.

For those lucky enough to see the film (which I will not discuss) what awaits is a series of set pieces and costumes that manage to merge the magic of theater with that of Cinema. If you are in the right state of mind, few movies are as enjoyable to watch as this one... truly captivating.

If you do choose to see Salome, please do others the favor of re-selling the DVD when you are done with it - think of it as a security deposit. The sound and picture quality of the DVD version is quite good. If you liked the Giger scenes in Alien, this movie is likely for you.


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