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Hammer After the ‘X’

Victoria Grace Walden

in Studying Hammer Horror

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906733322
eISBN:
9781800342569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906733322.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter assesses how the success of The Quatermass Xperiment (1953), despite, or because of its X rating, enabled Hammer Films to test the British Board of Film Censors' (BBFC) boundaries of ... More


Hard to Swallow: Deep Throat

Ellen Willis

in Beginning to See the Light: Sex, Hope, and Rock-and-Roll

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680788
eISBN:
9781452948997
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680788.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter presents the author’s reflections about the porn film Deep Throat. Throat was the first porn movie to become a cultural event. Besides being a huge money-maker, it was widely acclaimed ... More


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