DVD Talk Talk about DVDs and Movies on DVD including Covers and Cases

Russ Meyer Vixen Trilogy

Old 02-03-04, 07:30 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Fullerton, CA
Posts: 95
Russ Meyer Vixen Trilogy

Seeing how bloody expensive these DVDs are, I am just opting to get just one. I've heard the second one is the best "Beneath the Valley of the Ultravixens" (I think). The one with Charles Napier as the evil sheriff.

I wanted the opinions of the freak-cases that watch movies like these. Which one do you think is the best?

Mudhead is offline  
Old 02-03-04, 08:06 PM
Join Date: Apr 2000
Posts: 217
I'd recommend Meyer's best known film FASTER PUSSYCAT KILL, KILL which is available only as a French import (along with Up!, Vixen, Supervixens, Motor Psycho and Beneath The Valley of The Ultravixens). The unfortunate problem with the above mentioned imports is that the English audio track contains subtitles that cannot be removed. You may also want to check out 20th Century Fox's new import of Beyond The Valley of The Dolls. As far as the overpriced region 1 discs that Russ is selling (at $39.99 each), I'd recommend MUDHONEY, VIXEN and LORNA. Even though $40 is steep for these practically bare boned flicks, it beats Russ's $59.99 price for the old VHS editions. I don't even remember what the laserdiscs sold for, but I'm sure they weren't cheap.
Darryl is offline  
Old 02-03-04, 08:11 PM
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Boston
Posts: 3,208
I rented these... The quality isn't great.
mikewendt is offline  
Old 02-04-04, 12:38 PM
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 7,533
I loved Beneath the Valley. Very funny/goofy.
nodeerforamonth is offline  
Old 05-18-05, 05:03 PM
DVD Talk Special Edition
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: Mobile AL USA
Posts: 1,644
Vixen IS the best one of these, the sucess of the film in theatres helped push Meyer to new heights, eventually leading to his Fox deal (and my fav BVOD)
lewisb73 is offline  
Old 05-18-05, 07:30 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2000
Location: Red Wing, MN USA
Posts: 389
You fellows should peruse this thread and look at this link and consider obtaining a region free, PAL playing dvd player if you don't have one already.
BigT is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.