Porn King: The Autobiography of John C. Holmes

Porn King: The Autobiography of John C. Holmes

Laurie Holmes


Autobiography of the KING of PORN on the earth of grownup cinema, one identify sticks out in particular others: John Holmes. for almost two decades, from 1967 to 1987, Holmes reigned because the undisputed king of X-rated movies, having seemed in a checklist 2,200 plus productions, from the landmark Johnny Wadd video clips (one of which grew to become the 1st grownup movie to gross over $1 million) to the mythical Insatiable with Marilyn Chambers. To a legion of enthusiasts world-wide, he used to be often called "Mr. Big." To insiders, he was once "Mr. great Guy." but for all of his popularity and notoriety, Holmes remained an intensely inner most individual and a secret guy. - that's, before. In a startlingly frank autobiography, PORN KING used to be written largely ahead of his dying (with new fabric additional by means of his widow, Laurie). Holmes tells the tale of his brilliant existence. this isn't a standard megastar tale, choked with shiny lighting and glamor, big sound phases and picture moguls. it really is, as a substitute, an extraordinary portrait of a tender guy drawn into an unknown Hollywood, a mystery, forbidden Hollywood, and the parallels among his stunning occupation and the sexual revolution in American motion pictures. Holmes knew his topic higher than someone. Holmes candidly tells of a profitable yet usually harrowing "other" lifestyles as a male prostitute to the wealthy and recognized, a shattering fall into medications and his facet of the grisly Wonderland Murders and his determined cross-country correct afterwards. From begin to end, during this newly revised variation, entire with never-before-seen candid images of Holmes in his deepest existence, PORN KING is a scorching, sensuous, fast paced tale laced with controversy. If ever there has been an untold tale, PORN KING is it. site tackle: www.johnholmes.com

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