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The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.

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The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life.

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The truth goes deeper than you think. See more »

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Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, language, drug use and some domestic violence | See all certifications »

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8 August 2013 (Croatia)  »

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$184,536 (USA) (9 August 2013)

Gross:

$354,784 (USA) (30 August 2013)
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Kate Hudson was considered to play Linda Lovelace. See more »

Goofs

When the door is opened at hotel after the beach scene, the door handle is a magnetic keycard style, specifically a Ving Card 980 not released until the late- to mid-'90s. See more »

Quotes

Butchie Peraino: [Eating oysters] You know, these are natural aphrodisiacs, honey.
Dolly: Yeah?
Butchie Peraino: Yeah, they make you horny.
Dolly: I'm always horny.
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Features Donahue: Episode dated 14 February 1980 (1980) See more »

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Gimme Little Sign
Written by Joseph Hooven, Brenton Wood and Jerry Winn
Performed by Brenton Wood
Under license from The Bicycle Music Company
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This Movie Sucks
21 August 2013 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

sorry for the obvious joke but it really does. The life of Linda Lovelace is a story with SO much potential but all we have here is an extra smutty Lifetime movie. The device of showing the glossy side of the story first then backtracking to fill in the grim gaps is intriguing but in the inept hands of the film makers it's just an obvious "hey wouldn't it be neato to tell the story THIS way" gimmick. With the exception of a convincing Hank Asaria as director Gerard Damiano, all of the performances seem phoned in including the leads.

For a more in depth & interesting take on this material check out the documentary "Inside Deep Throat" & "Boogie Nights".


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