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‘X’ploder: A Place Beyond Shame (1980)

‘X’ploder: A Place Beyond Shame (1980)

Adult cinema sensation Seka (The Seduction of Cindy) stars in this x-rated feature, co-produced and co-directed by New York smut icon Fred J. Lincoln (Serena: An Adult Fairytale) and prolific actress Sharon Mitchell (The Devil in Miss Jones Part II) for Cybercraft in one of […]

‘X’ploder: Mister Hipp Goes to Town – The UNDERCOVERS Notes

‘X’ploder: Mister Hipp Goes to Town – The UNDERCOVERS Notes

Where golden-age pornography is concerned, 1982’s Undercovers is no lost classic. I had certainly never heard of the film before it found its way into a package of big-box VHS tapes I ordered, and having watched it, I can say that’s no surprise. An unambitious […]

‘X’ploder: Anthony Spinelli’s ORIENTAL BABY SITTER (1977)

‘X’ploder: Anthony Spinelli’s ORIENTAL BABY SITTER (1977)

I’ve always thought that the best exploitation cinema was that with the least pretension, and pornography just doesn’t come any less pretentious than 1977’s Oriental Baby Sitter. A decent if minor effort from the early career of esteemed adult director Anthony Spinelli (Talk Dirty to […]

‘X’ploder: Bobby O’Donald’s ‘The Night Hustlers’ (1968)

‘X’ploder: Bobby O’Donald’s ‘The Night Hustlers’ (1968)

Mr. Dubois is a writer with a problem – after three hundred short stories, fifteen novels and three bestsellers, he’s run out of material! On the hunt for something real to latch onto for his next novel, Mr. Dubois invites a pair of vice cops […]

‘X’ploder: Bill Milling’s THE VIXENS OF KUNG FU (1974)

‘X’ploder: Bill Milling’s THE VIXENS OF KUNG FU (1974)

A young New York prostitute (Bree Anthony) runs afoul of a band of bumpkin hunters during a country stroll and quickly finds herself anesthetized, gang-raped, and left for dead on a beach. A lady kung-fu master (C.J. Laing) rescues the young woman and takes her […]

‘X’ploder: Herschell Gordon Lewis’ LINDA AND ABILENE (1969)

‘X’ploder: Herschell Gordon Lewis’ LINDA AND ABILENE (1969)

Contradictory as it may sound, better isn’t always better. Such is the case with Herschell Gordon Lewis’ turn of the decade sexploitation Western Linda and Abilene, best known these days for being one of several low budget features filmed at the Spahn Movie Ranch while […]

‘X’ploder: Herschell Gordon Lewis’ THE ECSTASIES OF WOMEN (1969)

‘X’ploder: Herschell Gordon Lewis’ THE ECSTASIES OF WOMEN (1969)

Not a drop of blood is spilled in this late-career Herschell Gordon Lewis exploiter, one of the few films he would produce at the turn of the decade before exiting the industry for direct marketing success after 1972’s The Gore Gore Girls, but 1969’s The Ecstasies of […]