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Title Heavy petting [videorecording] / Docurama Films ; produced and directed by Obie Benz.

Imprint [New York] : Docurama Films, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  306.7 H352 2007  Disc 1    ---  Available
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  306.7 H352 2007  Disc 2    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 75 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A satirical look at American sexual habits through vintage 1950s film clips and revealing interviews with Abbie Hoffman, musician David Byrne, comedienne Sandra Bernhard, actors Josh Mostel and Spalding Gray and a dozen more. Also featured are Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, Elvis Presley, and Tuesday Weld in their most memorable screen takes in such classic movies as "Rebel without a Cause" and "The Wild One."
Contents disc 1. Rare extended confessions ; Filmmaker interview -- disc 2. Ten sex-ed, anti-pornography and VD scare films of the 30s, 40s and 50s.
Note Special features include: extended interviews; original trailer; making of "Heavy petting"; filmmaker bio.
Subject Sex customs -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Sex customs -- Personal narratives.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Sex in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Historical films.
Added Author Benz, Obie.
Docurama (Firm)
ISBN 0767092325
Standard No. 767685984833
Music No. NVG-9848 Docurama Films

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