Keyword: burlesque


The Immigrant (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 05/15/2014
Ewa Cybulski and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland In search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is ill, and the two women are separated. Ewa is released onto the mean streets of Manhattan while her sister is quarantined. Alone, with nowhere to turn and desperate to reunite with Magda, Ewa quickly falls prey to Bruno...

Blaze (1989)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 12/12/1989
Story of Earl Long and his romance with stripper Blaze Starr.
Great Ziegfeld

The Great Ziegfeld (1935)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 180 minutes Release date: 11/29/1935
Ziegfeld begins his career as a sideshow barker and works his way to becoming the Broadway impresario extraordinaire. He marries temperamental actress Anna Held, but their relationship is too turbulent to last. Later, he marries another actress, Billie Burke and, after enduring many dark days, finds fame with four simultaneous Broadway hits.

Exposed (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 77 minutes Release date: 03/13/2014
In New York's 21st century underground, classic burlesque is being radically redefined, prevalent sexual clichés are interrogated, and deeper meanings are teased out in sometimes shocking ways. We learn about this hidden world from James Habacker, owner of Slipper Room, one of the few remaining subversive venues on the Lower East Side, and the performers who discuss their bid to do away with...