As part of our new occasional series in which we defend the indefensible, David Flint explains why Paul Verhoeven’s Showgirls is a masterpiece.
A Dream Within A Nightmare: Jess Franco’s The Erotic Rites of Frankenstein
The maverick filmmaker’s extraordinary study of eroticism and gothic horror.
Paul Raymond’s Erotica – Low Rent Pleasures With Upmarket Aspirations
Paul Raymond’s final film is a gloriously trashy and breathtakingly unerotic vanity project.
The Hipgnosis Photo Shoots For Club International
The kings of classic rock album cover art and their brief but creative time working for girly magazines.
The Erotic Polaroids Of Carlo Mollino
The remarkable and secret erotic photography of the master designer.