Joy of Sex

Every now and then a movie comes out that is based on a book that everyone said was “unfilmable.” From Lolita, to Naked Lunch, to Cloud Atlas, just a few of the books some said would never make it to the screen. And then we have Alex Comfort’s 1972 sex manual The Joy of Sex.…

Real Life

I was in college when the first season of MTV’s “The Real World” began the programming shift that would lead to the complete absence of Music from Music Television.  But many years earlier, Albert Brooks brought a film to the screen that was strangely prophetic regarding the move to reality entertainment.  Brooks had become known…