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Posted by Dave Rosen on
Included in the June website update is a US one-sheet for the 1963 movie The Christine Keeler Affair. Many of us may know about (or maybe vaguely heard about) the Profumo Affair in the UK in the early 60s: Senior cabinet minister has an affair with a beautiful young woman who is also seeing a Soviet diplomat, a huge scandal ensues and the country can't get enough of the salacious details. In the very midst of what we would now call a media frenzy, a savvy operator signs Christine Keeler ("the woman" who, btw, only just died last year) to...
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