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The Happy Hooker

Video; Streaming Video; Online
This film is about one of the world's most important sexual icons. Through interviews with Larry King, rare footage and commentary from America's foremost sexologists- the film explores Xaviera's rise and fall, her deportation from the United States and her political significance to the Feminist Movement and Sexual Revolution of the 1970's. During a recent book tour in Bulgaria the interviewer confessed, 'I learned English by reading THE HAPPY HOOKER!' Her revolutionary masterpiece about the exploits of a call girl who became the world's most famous madam, is now in it's 28th printing, having sold over 20 million copies. Nineteen books were to follow. Her column 'Call Me Madam' for Penthouse Magazine has kept her in the public spotlight for over 35 years.
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58 min.
In English
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Seventh Art Releasing Exclusive, 2008.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2017.
Recording Info
Originally produced by Seventh Art Releasing Exclusive in 2008.
Publisher no.
1277683 Kanopy
1 online resource (streaming video file) (58 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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