It is my dream, it is my goal, it is my idea to make a film that the story sucks them in, and when they spurt out that joy juice, they just got to sit in it. I want to make a film like that. All the old jokes about the bad acting and the dumb dialogue are irrelevant; the Internet allows the consumption of porn in bite-sized pieces, without even the fast-forwarding that changed the form when videotape took over the business in the early s. Metzger always wanted to make movies. I was totally seduced by this magical world. When Metzger started out in the business at age 23, the only work he could find in his native New York was as a film editor. He did post-production work on training and propaganda films for the Motion Picture Unit during his stint in the Air Force. It was a flop. He went back to editing, working for foreign distributor Janus Films, cutting trailers for pictures by Ingmar Bergman, Francois Truffaut, Antonioni.
Naked came the stranger: "Follows the sexual exploits of radio host Gillian Blake as she sets out to even the score with her philandering husband. Opening of Misty Beethoven: "Dr. Love bets sidekick Geraldine Rich that he can transform Misty Beethoven from a lowly streetwalker into a hand-picked symbol of sexual perfection, the Goldenrod Girl. Maraschino cherry: "A high-class madame who takes on the task of initiating her younger sister into the world of running a pricey house of prostitution. Read more Rating: not yet rated 0 with reviews - Be the first. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Finding libraries that hold this item Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Metzger     and by the pseudonyms , "Jake Barnes" , "Erich Farina" and "Henry Paris"     January 21, — March 31,     was an American pioneering filmmaker    and film distributor , most noted for popular artistic , adult-oriented films ,     including Camille , The Lickerish Quartet , Score , The Private Afternoons of Pamela Mann , The Image , The Opening of Misty Beethoven and Barbara Broadcast He also studied acting privately with director Harold Clurman. During the Korean War , Metzger served in the U. Air Force with the th Photographic Group, which interrupted his graduate studies at Columbia University. Metzger later married and had a daughter. The film was favorably reviewed by The New York Times   and others. The company was named after the Audubon Ballroom theatre, one of his favorite movie theaters while growing up. Metzger's second directorial effort, The Dirty Girls shot in and released in , marked his emergence as a major auteur in the adult erotic film genre. Under the pseudonym "Henry Paris,"  Metzger also directed several explicit adult erotic features during the mid- to lates. These films were released during the Golden Age of Porn inaugurated by the release of Andy Warhol 's Blue Movie in the United States, at a time of " porno chic ",   in which adult erotic films were just beginning to be widely released, publicly discussed by celebrities like Johnny Carson and Bob Hope  and taken seriously by film critics like Roger Ebert.
The World of Henry Paris is a American compilation film documentary of the s erotic films directed by Radley Metzger , working under the alias name of "Henry Paris". According to one film reviewer , Metzger's films, including those made during the Golden Age of Porn — , are noted for their "lavish design, witty screenplays , and a penchant for the unusual camera angle ". The following listing includes directors also known for artistic , adult-oriented films :. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bobby Astyr Retrieved May 24, Retrieved May 1, Retrieved November 12, Archived from the original on May 24,