(2002) from Tuna
Forbidden (2002) is a straight to video softcore
that mostly got it right.
|The plot is typically simple. At his
bachelor party, the groom's best friend hires two strippers, but he
declines to have sex with them. He sneaks out of the party, meets a
young woman outside the hotel, and ends up having a night of perfect sex
with her. Cut two years into the future. He and his wife are obviously
not still in bliss mode. The are to spend a few days with the same best
friend and his date. The best friend's date is the same girl he has
never forgotten from his bachelor party night. He wants the girl and she
wants him. His wife, it turns out, wants lots of men, and has had
There are two naked strippers in the opening
scene in poor light.
Renee Ria as the
dream girl, Tracy Ryan as the wife, and Inari Vox as a flashback
"first lay" all show the three Bs
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The film has naked women on screen in good light for
most of the running time, and some of the sex scenes sizzle. The sound
track is not as overpowering as is the norm, and they used very little
fancy camera work and reasonably normal lighting. The only real
problem was lots of motion blur, and some focus problems, but with the
constant exposure, there's plenty of clear nudity.
- This film is not listed at IMDb
- no box office. Straight-to-vid.
guideline: 7.5 usually indicates a level of
excellence, about like three and a half stars
from the critics. 6.0 usually indicates lukewarm
watchability, about like two and a half stars
from the critics. The fives are generally not
worthwhile unless they are really your kind of
material, about like two stars from the critics.
Films under five are generally awful even if you
like that kind of film, equivalent to about one
and a half stars from the critics or less,
depending on just how far below five the rating
guideline: A means the movie is so good it
will appeal to you even if you hate the genre. B means the movie is not
good enough to win you over if you hate the
genre, but is good enough to do so if you have an
open mind about this type of film. C means it will only
appeal to genre addicts, and has no crossover
appeal. D means you'll hate it even if you
like the genre. E means that you'll hate it even if
you love the genre. F means that the film is not only
unappealing across-the-board, but technically
inept as well.
Based on this description, this
film is a C if viewed as a softcore. The plot is a
D, but overall, the film delivers what we watch
soft-cores for, so C is the right grade.
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