Pretty Baby, 1978





Pretty Baby is a 1970s American historical fiction erotic drama film; about prostitution in 1910s Storyville, the red-light district of New Orleans, Louisiana, and a teen girl's relationships with her prostitute mother and a photographer (Ernest J. Bellocq); she becomes a juvenile prostitute herself; banned or censored in some jurisdictions

Shockadelic rating: Interesting (but flawed)

Contributors: Louis Malle, Polly Platt, Brooke Shields, Keith Carradine, Susan Sarandon, Ferdinand Morton

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