Bettie Page-Style Burlesque Is Alive And Kicking

December 5, 2014 2:50 PM

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Bettie Page-Style Burlesque Is Alive And Kicking

Bettie Page is, definitively, back. A documentary titled "Bettie Page Reveals All" debuted in 2012, purporting to showcase never-before-seen images of the pin-up queen. Sure, the world has seen its fair share of Page's nude form, but these particular images harken back to photography's closed-door past, when published nudity was forbidden and iconic artists like Weegee and Gordon Parks were forced underground into "camera clubs" to snap portraits of women like Page.

Since the doc premiered, rumors of a Las Vegas show starring a hologram-version of Page began circulating, beauty blogs began urging readers to channel Bettie Page's makeup routine (not to mention her lingerie penchants) and -- a prime example of one phenomenon's pop culture penetration -- Beyonce d...

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