And the sincerity of these at times awkward couplings takes viewers back to their own fumbling first attempts at sexual expression. Despite its impact, the author seemed not to believe in the success of his own work and sold it to the producers instead of insisting on a share of the revenue. Each film presented up to eight vignettes in which German schoolgirls encountered a variety of sexual situations, including first-time sex, interracial sex, promiscuous sex, voyeurism, masturbation, rape, incest, and that old standby, pupil-teacher encounters. For others just looking for cheap fun then this fourth film once again delivers the goods. The tag end of the 1960s and the beginning of the 1970s brought a river of permissiveness into film, with sexploitation getting a pretty good foothold in American drive-ins and cheap theaters -- not porn, but softcore weirdness involving lots of young people running around naked in whatever circumstances could be concocted. It all fits, it's often hilarious, and it is absolutely worth keeping on hand.
None of his friends have money. The movie was an enormous hit, topping the box office for weeks, spawning no less than twelve sequels and scores of similar movies of the same genre, with soft- and hardcore spin-offs sitting on video store shelves still today. Just consider , a movie everyone seems to know but hardly anyone you talk to has ever actually watched, just on a sidenote. How could this success be explained? A revolution was going on.
Also on hand is a black woman in a racist school who gets raped by some girls who want to see why men would want her. The controversy surrounding these movies are mostly due to its concept. The series purported to inform the public i. .
There were a lot of them, many of which wound up exported, badly dubbed, and run to death. We get another large group of stories ranging from a high school girl seducing her teacher to a sexual offender passing himself off as a school doctor in order to see girls naked. Not only was overt sexuality still a taboo by the time the films hit the theaters, their theme also considerably exploited sexual fantasies and built on the success on mainstream teen movies, which also drew on the popularity of entertainment that emphasized freedom and fidelity and standing up to parents, teachers and social rules. The music, however, remains interesting long after the images have become boring. Later, the Deutschland dollies arrange for her sexual violation by their equally racist boyfriends.
Another sequence has Euro legend Christina Lindberg playing a poor girl who has to share her bedroom with her older brother and soon finds herself having sexual fantasies over him. After spying on him making love to an older woman at a party, she begs him to deflower her, with predictable results. The series' amateur nature, as mentioned, also meant that hardly anyone with acting abilities was ever cast, not to mention popular names, and not just because of financial reasons. The result of his study was not only attacked due to its content as such but his methods and intentions were also put into question. One moment it's lolling saxophone, and the next it's on amphetamines.
The paternalistic, conservative and well ordered society was coming apart - at least that was what the old folk probably thought. By Dean Brierly The 1970s were defined by a mind-boggling array of cultural and political phenomena. The Schoolgirl Report series was an immediate and smash success in Germany, and proved equally popular as a filmic export. Most of the actresses exhibited an unabashed attitude toward sex that somehow made all the shagging seem like the wonderfully natural act it is rather than something shameful and prurient. In addition to that, the ban on pornography in Germany lasted until 1975.
What Kinsey did in the United States, others did in other places as well. There's no question she's a beautiful woman and that's never a bad thing. In a best-selling, and very controversial book he asked teenagers about their sexual habits. A low number of participants in the series had success afterwards.
The boffing and boinking was by turns erotic, humorous, disturbing and poignant. The perverted nature is certainly on high alert as the stories here are all rather bizarre. Fans of Lindberg are certainly going to want to check this out even though of all the women here she's probably dressed the most. We also have a nice comical story where girls start a hooker ring just to raise some money for their friend. The movies were called hypocritical, perverse, polemic and pseudo-authentic fantasies.
And so, Germany produced Schulmäedchen Report Schoolgirl Report , its many sequels, and its ilk. We have the ones, like the stuff with race, that tries to be serious. Interesting things were happening in terms of social structures. Going by the evidence at hand, the liner notes might well be right. Another edgy story depicts a sexually curious teen virgin who harbors incestuous fantasies about her older brother. That alone makes these films worth revisiting.
The action depicted on screen had a pseudo-scientific feel to it even though it was actually laid on very thick and exploitative. Lobby cards and stills are scattered liberally throughout so that booklet begins to resemble a photo essay on nudism the booklet front and the tray card feature nude stills as well; no disguises evident here. No surprise considering the girl is played by Swedish exploitation film star Christina Lindberg. They all like easy money and don't stop after the repair of the car. But almost everything you saw came from authentic sources.