Russell Albion Meyer March 21, — September 18, was an American film director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographerfilm editoractor, and photographer. Meyer is known primarily for writing and directing a series of successful sexploitation films that featured campy humor, sly satire and large-breasted women, such as Faster, Pussycat!
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