Saturday, May 30, 2020

"Femme Fatales" - Enter 'Libra'

"Libra", the Season 2 finale of the Cinemax genre TV series "Femme Fatales", features "Libra", a costumed, justice-seeking female superhero, created by comic book writer/illustrator Bob Layton :

"Libra", starring Betsy Rue, Adam Huss, Steve Railsback, Ilia Volok and Jeff Fahey, was directed by Robert Meyer Burnett, from a script by Buckaroo Zang, based on a story by Bob Layton. 

" 'Libra', a woman creates her own superhero identity to avenge the death of her mother at the hands of her gangster father."

Based on the magazine of the same name, "Femme Fatales" the TV series is introduced by mysterious and enigmatic host, 'Lilith'  :

"...'Femme Fatales' features powerful, sexy and dangerous women inspired by and styled in the tradition of film noir/graphic novels, with stories inspired by classics 'Double Indemnity' and the original 'Twilight Zone' TV series. In each stand-alone episode, women find extraordinary ways of coping with their problems, channeling their survival instincts and bringing out their inner guile..."

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