Some films have been rated as to their corset-visibility, using little 's.
One denotes little corsetry, while is a VERY GOOD corset-film.
Films with "lacing" scenes are denoted with "Lacing".
Films with corsets UNDER gowns only are denoted with "Gowns".
Obviously, these ratings have little to do with a critical evaluation of the film itself.
Note: All clips available here are for review purposes only, presented in order to entice the viewer to purchase the film in its entirety.
All copyrights are respected.
THE NAME IN PARENTHESIS IS USUALLY THE WEARER'S
"TVM" = TELEVISION MOVIE or MINI-SERIES
"TVS" = TELEVISION SERIES
1945----Gowns THE VALLEY OF DECISION (GREER GARSON)
1989---- Gowns VALMONT (ANNETTE BENING)
Ms. Bening is an exceptional Marquise in her sumptuous, corsetted gowns, and seductive charm! No "naked" corsets, though!
2009----THE VAMPIRE DIARIES -TVS (NINA
POSTER, IMAGES, VIDEO AND TEXT
2004----VAN HELSING (KATE BECKINSALE) -- STILL CLIPS
2004----VANITY FAIR (REESE WEATHERSPOON) Early 19c empire waist -- 9 STILL CLIPS
Well into the film, a short, but interesting lacing scene.
2013----VENUS IN FUR (La Vénus à la fourrure") -- French (EMMANUELLE SEIGNER)
Ms. Seigner spends a lot of the film in a loosely laced corset.
2000---- DIE VERHAFTUNG DES JOHANN NEPOMUK NESTROV -TVM--Austrian (MARIE WEILER)
Some short, but fine corset scenes. Here, corset aficionados can download a clip for free after waiting for 60 seconds.
1952-----LA VÉRITÉ SUR BÉBÉ DONGE (THE TRUTH ABOUT BÉBÉ DONGE) -- French (DANIELLE DARRIEUX)
Although it doesn't contain corsets per se, it does take place in France during
the New Look era, where neat waists and
form-fitting haute couture were de rigueur. Perhaps corsets are
involved, or maybe they're girdles, but for those who enjoy such looks, what's underneath is not important: the film is worth a watch either way. REVIEW BY BENDER
2004----A VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT (UN LONG DIMANCHE de FIANÇAILLES) -- Belgian (MARION COTILLARD & JODIE FOSTER) -- STILL CLIPS
VERSAILLES - TVS - French, in
LASOWSKI and others)
17th century corseted gowns
2000---- Gowns LA VEUVE de SAINT-PIERRE--French "The Widow of Saint-Pierre" (JULIETTE BINOCHE) 6 STILL CLIPS
Set in 1849 to 1850. The corseted costumes are excellent, and Ms. Binoche's stays may be seen on several occasions.
1961---- LA VIACCIA [a/k/a "The Lovemakers" and "Das Haus in der Via Roma"]--French (CLAUDIA CARDINALE) --MANY STILL CLIPS & VIDEO
Miss Cardinale in an incredibly tight corset!
2001---- VICTORIA AND ALBERT -TVM (VICTORIA HAMILTON)
Albert's eldest son has an affair with a naughty actress. In particular there is a scene which shows him visiting her in her dressing room after the show: she is dressed in a negligée and
dark, tightly-laced stays. One brief scene. Review courtesy Stephen K.
2007----LA VIE EN ROSE a/k/a "La Môme" --French (MARION COTILLARD)
1918 brothel corsets
19??----Gowns LA VIE PARISIENNE--Operetta in French (PERFORMERS UNKNOWN)
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|2004----THE VILLAGE (SIGOURNEY
A supporter writes:
1979----THE VILLAIN a/k/a CACTUS JACK  (ANN MARGRET)
1998-----V.I.P. [German title - "Die Bodyguards" ] TVS
ANDERSON) -- STILL CLIPS
Not only does Ms. Andersen wear corsets, but others do as well.
1961----VIRIDIANA--Spanish (SILVIA PINAL)
1946---- Gowns THE VIRGINIAN (BARBARA BRITTON)
An incredibly corsetted Ms. Britten is stunning in her gowns. Unfortunately, no visible corsets are in evidence, though.
Corset-gowned video clips - from Stephen K. Sample still-clip
Gowns THE VIRGINIAN -TVM (DIANE
|2005----THE VIRGIN QUEEN (a/k/a
"Elizabeth I-The Virgin Queen") -TVS (ANNE-MARIE
DUFF & TARA
STILL CLIP VIDCLIP
From the television listing magazine What's On TV. The magazine had an interview with the pictured actress (Tara Fitzgerald), which includes the following comment: 'I like being in
corsets! At the start, you do find them slightly uncomfortable, but then they become quite comforting - you end up feeling strapped in to the production.'
1964----VIVA LAS VEGAS (DANCER UNKNOWN)
2009---Gowns VIVALDI, THE RED PRIEST (CLEMENCY BURTON-HILL)
1965----VIVA MARIA (BRIGITTE BARDOT & JEANNE MOREAU) Showgirl style--STILL CLIPS
Various corset scenes from this nice movie about a circus touring in Mexico. The more the two Maria's strip, the more popular the circus gets.
1967---- Gowns LE VOLEUR --French a/k/a "The Thief of Paris" (GENEVIÈVE BUJOLD)
Ms. Bujold's stunning waist is a sight to behold!
2000----VOLLE KANNE SUZANNE--TVM - German (UNKNOWN ACTRESS) STILL CLIP*
Short documentary of a German corsetiere.
2015---- Lacing VORSTADTWEIBER --TVS -Austrian (GERTI DRASSL...et al) VIDEO CLIP Sample frames: #1 #2
Contents of this episode: Vienna suburb, better society:
Maria brings out the champagne for her
bored socialite friends. The member of
the impoverished nobility family
Waltraud, the very
young Caroline, married to a bank manager, and the Nobel Boutique owner Nicoletta, have organized a housewife party, of the spicier kind. When the doorbell rings, it completely surprises
Sabine to see an old friend at the door. Her husband has made her penniless recently. Now she has to become a representative of lingerie and sex toys to stay afloat, prompting discomfort
on the part of the ladies, because perhaps they might like them. Eventually, not everything stays under the surface.“ [TV Today magazine] The clip contains some scenes of a corseted woman
and some sex toys.
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