Gloria Brame, Ph.D.

Bad B movie poster: Hot Money Girl!

Filed By Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | April 30, 2010 10:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment, Entertainment
Tags: B movies, movies, sexploitation, vintage movie

Nothing says trash cinema than "trash" on the poster. Seems the more things change, the more the sexism stays the same.

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Lynn Miller | May 1, 2010 3:25 AM

Do you know what is funny about this film? (Okay, there is a lot that is funny about it.) :p

The woman in the bathtub is not even one of the main two characters. I think she is featured prominently just as a tease... and a very misleading one. The movie is a West German or British spy flick from 1959 which has been given multiple names such as "The Treasure of San Teresa" or "Long Distance" depending upon the country of release. I guess even back in 1959 marketers knew that sex sells, even if it has little to do with the product.

Here is the trailer for the film.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wd5cgkhyKbE

It contains the ever (not so) popular scene of a man forcing himself on a woman on a bed, where she yields to his dubious charms.

I'm a Hot Money Girl. Or at least I would be.

But then again, I'm trashy. :)

Awesome. Count me in as a hot money girl.