Russ Meyers 1922-2004

“I love big-breasted women with wasp waists,” he said in a 1999 interview, and his work rarely strayed from that devotion.
The one-time controversial filmmaker and sexploitation king died in his Hollywood home Saturday at the age of 82. The cause of death was complications from pneumonia.
Though the 23 films he made are considered tame today, titles such as “Supervixens” and “Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!” were considered outrageous exploitation flicks in the ’60s.
BostonHerald.com – the Edge: Cut, fade to blue: Hollywood’s king of sexploitation leaves the scene