When the Mitchell Brothers opened the wildest live sex in their empire, they turned to one person to headline: adult film star, C.J. Laing.
The Rialto Report is proud to present a series of exclusive articles, interviews, and investigative journalism relating to the golden age of adult film.
Rare pictures of adult film star George Payne, and his current day reaction to his first ever interview, in The Advocate back in 1973.
How were photographs of 1970s New York adult film stars connected to a major drug ring in Harlem?
What connects one of the highest budget adult films of the 1970s with a mysterious book of poetry?
Gloria Leonard’s launch of ‘Celebrity Skin’ magazine was met by lawsuits from the likes of Barbra Streisand.
Years after finding fame as star of countless golden age adult movies, Jamie Gillis made a series of controversial home videos.
What links Donald Trump’s attorney, an Oscar-winning producer, and a porn film? The story of Radley Metzger’s cult film ‘The Image’.
We re-visit all of the Parisian locations where Radley Metzger’s cult film ‘The Image’ was shot almost 50 years ago.
We interview Kim Pope, and hear her reaction to an interview she gave in Game magazine in 1976.
Whatever happened to Darlene Bennett, star of films like Olga Girls (1964), Bad Girls Go To Hell (1965)?
What ever happened to Cherry Bomb star of men’s magazines in the 1970s, both as a model and as a roving rock reporter?
Tony Crawley was a rare journalist in the XXX industry in the 1970s: his articles were well written, funny, bawdy and insightful.