“Inside Deep Throat” producer, Brian Grazer, told the audience he was originally introduced to the film by his grandmother, who he described as “conservative.” Grazer said that his grandmother, like many who came out to see the film soon after it opened, just wanted to exercise their right to see a “dirty movie.” Hugh Hefner, one of many people interviewed for their take on the “Deep Throat” mania in the film, including Norman Mailer, Camille Paglia, Larry Flynt, Peter Bart, Wes Craven and Peter Bart, commented on the film’s meteoric rise in popularity, even luring “high” society and celebs to screens that dared to show the movie.
In Trailer News on the Trades.com, Alex reviews the Inside Deep Throat trailer.
I know I never could have foreseen it, but it looks like a documentary will be the first financially successful NC-17 film. I think God himself communicates to Brian Grazer through his spiky hair. Score: 18 out of 20
(Full stories on Inside Deep Throat blog)