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(1980)

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Director Kirdy Stevens didn't allow cursing in any of his pictures so when Kay Parker nearly says the "f" word in the realty office, she's forced to correct herself mid-sentence. The scene remains as is since time was running out and a reshoot wasn't possible.
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Kay Parker initially turned down the lead role when she was first asked to play it.
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In 1983 "Taboo" received an unprecedented nod from the prestigious Video Software Dealers Association special inaugural award for X-rated films. This recognition was considered by many as a turning point in the acceptance of adult entertainment by the mainstream video industry.
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The role of Barbara Scott was first offered to Jesie St. James who turned it down due to the incestuous subject matter of the movie.
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The dress that Kay Parker wears to the party actually belonged to Taboo writer/producer Helene Terrie.
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All scenes featuring Juliet Anderson with her male and female partners were filmed in Milton Ingley's then real life apartment overlooking the bay in Sausalito, California.
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The big seduction scene between Kay Parker and Mike Ranger was shot in the bedroom of Steve Stevens, who's the son of director Kirdy Stevens.
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Kay Parker auctioned off the nightgown that she wore for the infamous seduction scene.
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The swinger's party sequence was filmed at a ranch for swingers in Marin County, California.
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While her name does appear in the closing credits, T.J. Carson is only identified visually in Taboo's trailer (a special feature on the film's DVD).
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Juliet Anderson wore a wig in Taboo to hide her trademark boyish haircut. In real life Anderson swam every day and didn't want the nuisance of longer hair.
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This movie was a huge bestseller when it was first released in the VHS format in the early 1980's.
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