Photos

The Rialto Report is proud to present a series of exclusive photo essays and collections relating to all aspects of the golden age of adult film in New York and beyond.

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Jeanne Silver: A Fundraiser
12th November 2017

Jeanne Silver: A Fundraiser

We’re often asked how people can help support The Rialto Report. Here’s how: Please donate to the Jeanne Silver fundraiser that we’re launching today!

Remembering Beerbohn Tree
10th September 2017

Remembering Beerbohn Tree

What happened to Beerbohn Tree – one of the more unusual and striking figures in 1970s XXX films, such as ‘The Naughty Victorians’ and ‘Anyone But My Husband’?

Whatever Happened to Maria Tortuga?
29th January 2017

Whatever Happened to Maria Tortuga?

In one of our final conversations with Bill Margold, he asked us to look for an old friend of his, the adult film actress Maria Tortuga.

Happy Holidays!
11th December 2016

Happy Holidays!

We’re taking a short year end break to work on a new season of podcasts, articles, and interviews for 2017. Thanks for your support and happy holidays!

Roy Stuart: <br />From New York to Paris
25th September 2016

Roy Stuart:
From New York to Paris

Today Roy Stuart is a renowned high-art erotic photographer and filmmaker. But he started out in New York’s adult film scene in the 1970s.

Terri Hall: <br />The Artist’s Muse
18th September 2016

Terri Hall:
The Artist’s Muse

Terri Hall was close friends with the New York artist Sir Alex Schloss. We feature photos of her taken by Alex in the early 1970s.

Women Against Pornography
7th August 2016

Women Against Pornography

As pornography gained greater exposure in the 1970s, the anti-pornography movement, Women Against Pornography (WAP), emerged as a key opposition group.

Happy Easter
27th March 2016

Happy Easter

The Rialto Report takes a brief break this week, but wanted to share a few photos of Jamie Gillis and John Leslie in the holiday spirit.

Barbara Dare:<br />Scrapbook of an Actress
14th February 2016

Barbara Dare:
Scrapbook of an Actress

Barbara Dare was a superstar of the adult industry in the 1980s video era. She shares favorite photos from her personal collection with us.

Jamie Gillis: <br />His Private Scrapbooks
5th April 2015

Jamie Gillis:
His Private Scrapbooks

Jamie Gillis’ private photographs from his life in New York in the 1970s, including pictures of Serena, Lysa Thatcher, and Vanessa Del Rio.

Happy Christmas!
25th December 2014

Happy Christmas!

Happy Christmas from the Rialto Report… and Bettie Page. We look forward to returning in the new year with many more podcasts and articles.

Johnnie Keyes. (And April Hall).
9th November 2014

Johnnie Keyes. (And April Hall).

Johnnie Keyes, star of the pioneering adult film ‘Behind The Green Door’ (1972), meets The Rialto Report’s April Hall at the 2005 AVN Award show.

T-Shirts, and Irene Silver!
5th June 2014

T-Shirts, and Irene Silver!

Following the response to our recent Jeanne Silver interview podcast, we’re pleased to present a selection of pictures of Jeanne’s daughter, Irene Silver.

Time for a Break, Time for a Pepsi
18th May 2014

Time for a Break, Time for a Pepsi

Here’s future adult film actor George Payne, in a rare and unused still for a Pepsi commercial campaign in Latin America from the early 1970s.

David Rice’s Party Album
11th February 2014

David Rice’s Party Album

We’re pleased to present a selection of photographs from David Rice, also known as Jack Monro – photographer, part-time adult film actor, and writer.

Golden Goddesses Reunion
18th October 2013

Golden Goddesses Reunion

This week The Rialto Report was honored to attend the first year anniversary of the publication of…

Inside Seka: The Book
1st October 2013

Inside Seka: The Book

Seka, the woman once dubbed the Marilyn Monroe of porn has written her tale, ‘Inside Seka’, telling…

Coming Soon
11th August 2013

Coming Soon

The Rialto Report podcast returns on Sunday, August 25th. Until then, here are teasers for a few…

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