A lightweight parody of the porn industry and daytime talk shows that has the look and feel of a middling direct-to-video feature, this film probably merited theatrical release because it features Mena Suvari, AMERICAN BEAUTY's dewy object of desire. Warring
porn kingpins Ronny Bartoloti (Robert Loggia) and Joey Quinn (Bob Hoskins, affecting a broad American accent) share a lot of history, all bad: Ronny trained Joey in porn filmmaking, Joey decamped and set up a rival business, Ronny stole Joey's wife, Mitzi (Alexandra Wentworth). And that's
compared with what's coming. Joey has devised a new wrinkle in smut: He's going to broadcast the deflowering...