Seeing Tim (Monster! International) Paxton posting some Cine.Zine.Zone covers (wow!) on Facebook made me dig out the only issue I’ve ever found…Yep, FRANCO FILMO IV! I wish I had more to peruse, but as I was packing this one to a new home I saw an image that immediately ranks as one of my favorite Eurotrash Cinema images!
Lina Lina Lina…as I was flipping through I knew right where it came from, the opening of Les Grandes Emmerdeuses! Lina starts off this oddball, though utterly impenetrable to my monolingual self, film by talking to the viewer with a “hello!” and away we go. I’ve long thought of Lina as an actress that could, and would, do most anything, and comedy is no challenge for her. The opening of the film, even though I can’t follow along, is a classic.
The screens are presented small since my copy is quite beat up, but for a better look, click the images!
Let’s take a peek in to Lina’s window and see what we can find. I bet there is someone waiting to say…
The girls rub each other…they chat, but the scene just ends. And that is what is great about the Black and White image from Cine.Zine.Zone! I wonder if this is included in different edits, or something captured by a still photographer on the scene? I don’t care, it is great. So….