Femme Fatales
Femme Fatales.jpg

IMDb Ref

tt1841108

Creators

Mark A. Altman
Steve Kriozere

Composer

Joe Kraemer

Starring

Tanit Phoenix

Production Company

Four Amigos Entertainment
Radioactive Fishtank
HBO Entertainment

Disributor

Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution
HBO Enterprises

Seasons

2

Episodes

28

First Airdate

May 13, 2011

Last Airdate

August 10, 2012

Femme Fatales is an anthology television series,[1] inspired by the men's magazine of the same name, produced by and aired on Cinemax from May 13, 2011 to August 10, 2012. Each episode features an antiheroic woman, intercut with softcore pornographic scenes.[2] Lilith (Tanit Phoenix) introduces each episode Rod Serling-style and occasionally appears within the narrative. Some characters make encore appearances in later episodes. Unlike most shows that feature porn actors, Femme Fatales features mainstream actors, such as Richard Kind, Adam Goldberg, Paul Mazursky, Ryan Bittle, Robert LaSardo, Stephen Macht, William Gregory Lee, Dean Haglund, Charlie O'Connell, Daniel Bess, Angus Scrimm, Carrie Genzel, Ellie Cornell, Neil Hopkins in season 1; and Antonio Sabato Jr., Kyle Gass, Leilani Sarelle, Chris Mulkey, Scheana Marie, John Enos III, Vivica A. Fox, Sandra McCoy, Jeffrey Combs, Robert Picardo, Ashley Hamilton, Nikki Griffin, Eric Roberts, Kate Luyben, Steve Railsback, Paul Rae, Jes Macallan, Casper Van Dien, Jeff Fahey, and Betsy Rue in season 2.[1]

Premise

Women find extraordinary ways of coping with their problems, channeling their survival instincts and bringing out their inner guile. The show is inspired by and styled in the tradition of pulp stories, film noir and graphic novels, and takes place in contemporary settings. Each episode is introduced by a mysterious and enigmatic host Lilith and features different casts and storylines, some of which are intertwined.

Cast

Main cast

Notable guest stars

Episodes

List of Femme Fatales episodes

Home Media

Entertainment One released Femme Fatales: The Complete 1st Season in a 3-disc DVD set on January 29, 2013.[3] The set's featurettes also included footage from Season 2, which in turn was released in a 3-disc DVD set on July 16, 2013.[4]

Soundtrack Release

This digital CD contains tracks used in the show's actual soundtrack.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Femme Fatales". IMDb.
  2. "Cinemax begins Fatale shooting". C21Media. Archived from the original on April 7, 2012. Retrieved on December 17, 2018.
  3. Lambert, David (October 30, 2012). "Femme Fatales - 'The Complete 1st Season' of the Cinemax-After-Dark Show". TV Shows on DVD. Archived from the original on November 2, 2012. Retrieved on December 17, 2018.
  4. Lambert, David (April 24, 2013). "Femme Fatales - 'The Complete 2nd Season' DVDs Will Seduce You This Summer". TV Shows on DVD. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved on December 17, 2018.

External links

Video

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Femme Fatales - Intro

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