The History of Hardcore
tv movie

The History of Hardcore

Director: Martin Morrison

Year: 2002

Plot: A Television documentary commissioned by Channel Four (UK). The programme charts the history of hardcore pornography on film, dating back to the turn of the 20th century. Utilsing rare vintage archive, and original interview material of British and American pornographers, the documentary explores the parallels between mainstream cinema and hardcore porn, underlining the changes that have taken place in the industry since the advent of video, and following a veteran pornographer onto the set of his latest video offering.—Anon.
Original Title: The History of Hardcore
Director: Martin Morrison
Writer: Martin Morrison
Producer: Kit Ellis , Howard Selfe
Type: tv movie
Year: 2002
Genres: Documentary
Cast: Adrian Gwillym , Jonathon Green , Stephen Herbert , Colin Harding , Jonathan Bordallo , Michael Harvey , Maggie Mills , Mike Vicars , Jake Vegas , Jamie Ralph Gardner , Rob Seibert , Steve Nelson , Siobhan McFadyen , Kirsty Morris , Darren Eyre , Carl Kinch , Nicola Duffett , David McGillivray , Veronica Hart , Nigel Buckland , Ray Selfe , Sharon Mitchell , Howard Ziehm , Jesse Adams , Don Fernando , William Margold , Nina Hartley , Lloyd Kaufman , John Lindsay , Eric Edwards , Sophie Dahl , Linda Lovelace
Runtimes: 55
Countries: United Kingdom
Languages: English
Color Info: Black and White
Aspect Ratio: 1.78 : 1
Sound Mix: Stereo
Original Air Date: 07 Jun 2002 (UK)
Rating: 6.9
Votes: 33
Year: 2002
Production Companies: Norwood Film Productions Ltd. , Channel 4 Television Corporation
Distributors: Channel 4 Television Corporation , Channel 4
Cinematographer: Toby Ralph
Producer: Kit Ellis , Howard Selfe
Box Office: GBP60,000 (estimated)
Composer: Graham Hughes
Editorial Department: Kevin Kober , Alex Peach
Sound Crew: Richard Armstrong , Stephen Bray , Graham Sykes
Music Department: Mark Perry
Miscellaneous Crew: Jamie Ralph Gardner , Andy Walton
Thanks: Steven Meisel
Other Companies: Grumstar , REM Vision , Revel Ward , AutoCue , Teleprompt , Grolsch , Troma TV , Soho Original Video Shop , Videostore, Westgate-on-Sea , The Amazing Video Co , Carlton Cinemas , Colour Film Services , Video London , Plus 8 Video , Picture Canning Company , Richmond Film Services , National Museum of Photography, Film & Television , Academy Costumes , Channel 4 Television Corporation
Camera and Electrical Department: Steven Meisel