Lovelace

Opens Friday, August 9
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1hr 39mins // directed by:Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman // featuring:Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Sharon Stone, James Franco, Chloë Sevigny

In 1972, before the internet, before the porn explosion, Deep Throat was a phenomenon: the first scripted pornographic theatrical feature film, featuring a story, some jokes, and an unknown and unlikely star, Linda Lovelace.

Escaping a strict religious family, Linda discovered freedom and the high-life when she fell for and married charismatic hustler Chuck Traynor. As Linda Lovelace she became an international sensation, less centerfold fantasy than a charming girl-next-door with an impressive capacity for fellatio. Fully inhabiting her new identity, Linda became an enthusiastic spokesperson for sexual