Journalistic investigation into snuff film mythology circulated on the deep, dark web.
Dafu Love is a reputed snuff child abuse video circulated only in the recesses of the deep web, that part of the Internet not indexed by conventional search.. read more ..
Chinese pirate DVD covers first came to the attention of Western audiences for the “Chinglish” content and the bizarre promotional and linguistic inaccuracies of the cover art. Amusing, out-of-place or irrelevant English decorating a cover which ha.. read more ..
Marco Bellochio’s film of Devil in the lesh proved one of the most controversial films of the mid-1980s. Updating the Raymond Radiguet novel to contemporary Italy in the grip of the Red Brigade terrorists, the film was an immediate talking point for .. read more ..
Marvel Silver Age superhero Black Panther first appeared in comics in the July 1966 issue of the hit series Fantastic Four. The character was the first superhero with an African heritage. The recent movie of Black Panther (2018) was a success from it.. read more ..
“A fool stands at a precipice. Chained at the ankle, he can only gaze down, longing for the fall.
What makes him a fool – the longing? Or the chain?“
Obscure erotic flash fiction anthology of XXX fables. From clergymen to Goth chicks, swingers to.. read more ..
by Robert Cettl
'‘A little Death in Pornotopia’ is offensive to Christians and those who see the sex act as a sacred rite between two committed individuals. In its juxtaposition of orgiastic ritual and prayer, its assertion that ‘I once was blind .. read more ..
First experimental multimedia MDMA-inspired graphic verse.
Written on commencement of pursuit of carnal abandon in the hedonistic Shanghai nightlife surrounding nightclubs Judy’s and Manhattan around Tongren Liu in the Jing An District.
This .. read more ..
Cathartic experimental multimedia MDMA-inspired graphic verse.
Written in culmination of initiated process of sexual self-actualization upon decision to pursue carnal abandon in the hedonistic Shanghai nightlife surrounding nightclubs Judy’s and .. read more ..
Experimental multimedia MDMA-inspired graphic verse.
Written in reflection of previous evening’s decision to pursue carnal abandon in the hedonistic Shanghai nightlife surrounding nightclubs Judy’s and Manhattan around Tongren Liu in the Jing An .. read more ..
A middle-aged Australian English teacher in China seeks transcendence in intimate sexual ecstasy. New Years Eve 2017-2018, he surrenders to the pursuit of sensorial abandon in the heady sex and drugs underworld of nocturnal Shanghai.
An Interpreti.. read more ..
A STRANGER HERE MYSELF
PREFACE: CAMPUS NIGHT STROLL
FIELDWORK: LOCATION PHOTO GALLERY [UJN]
University of Jinan
Jinan, Shandong, China
My 49th birthday. It’s winter break at the Universty of Jinan [UJN] – where I teach.. read more ..
“…sickening, utterly worthless, shameful trash. If it is not the worst film I have ever seen, that makes it all the more shameful: People with talent allowed themselves to participate in this travesty..” (Roger Ebert)
Caligula was touted by produc.. read more ..
'A sleazefest like 'Showgirls' promises the inside dope on Las Vegas, stripping, hooking and all that stuff.' (Roger Ebert)
Some films are controversial because of their sexual content, some for their violence and some even for their sleazy, conte.. read more ..
The mid to late 1970s saw a roar in Italian exploitation cinema. These films collectively reached new levels of moral provocation in their graphic and frequently pornographic approach to gore, sex and violence. One of the more under-rated directors i.. read more ..
Director Monte Hellman is considered one of the finest auteurs to emerge from American independent cinema in the 1970s. In particular, two of his several films made with actor Warren Oates stand as amongst the finest achievements of that most invigor.. read more ..
Director Walter Hill is today known principally for his action movies, his biggest popular hit being the riveting 48 Hrs. and has consistently drawn comparison to Sam Peckinpah, almost as if Hill were in a line of descent from the legendary figure. H.. read more ..
Caligula was touted by producer Bob Guccione as a bold new work of art. With a name cast it was to date the largest investment in the so-called “adult” movie. Initially planned mid-decade, it responded to a time when pornography was being seen by mai.. read more ..
The title character of this film, the first animated feature aimed at an adult sensibility, was the creation of underground comic book author Robert Crumb. Crumb was the most successful of a number of comic creators in the late 1960s and early 1970s,.. read more ..
Although he is frequently cited as one of the most distinctive of American auteurs few of Paul Schrader’s films have reached beyond the so-called art-house circuits. Perhaps only American Gigolo and Cat People have had any real box-office impact upon.. read more ..
Frank Zappa was one of the most controversial figures in American rock during the 1970s and 1980s. Always attracted to complex, bizarre and often unfathomable compositions, the musician seemingly sought to provoke as much as entertain his audience. H.. read more ..