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Making It Big: Sex Stars, Porn Films and Me

4.07 of 5 stars 4.07  ·  rating details  ·  14 ratings  ·  4 reviews
In porn films, what's the best way to shoot an orgy scene? What really goes on behind the scenes during a movie shoot? And just exactly how did a full-figured drag queen become one of the most well-known directors in the business? This is the classic American rags-to-riches story -- with a twist. Young Larry Paciotti traveled to California to become a part of the world he...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Alyson Books (first published September 1st 1997)
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Mark Desrosiers
I always like to point out that Hibbing, MN actually spawned THREE geniuses: Bob Dylan, Roger Maris, and Chi Chi LaRue. Chi Chi's drag-queen porn-auteur memoir offers more hard-earned insights into human nature than Dylan could ever bounce off his poesie, or his reverent hype. Pick this one up and don't let the erectified hedonism deter you: the porn logistics and hilarious gossip turn it something approaching genius. Examples:

Most vital of all -- and I cannot stress this enough -- is what we in...more
Adam Dunn
A poorly executed book with little content or redeeming value.
Having finished Thousand and One Night Stands: The Life of Jon Vincent, which was told in a straight-forward, direct way, I moved right into this book hoping for more insight into the late 1990’s world of gay porn stars from someone who was there. I was disappointed. As LaRue says:
“I have had sex with some of the stars of this industry, but I’m not going to name names here. Sorry if this disappoints you, but I’ve never liked kiss-and-...more
Jan 02, 2013 Madison is currently reading it
this book is all a sex crazy girl could want. it reminds me of when my boyfriend fucked me last night. he really knows how to ride me hard and make me orgasm
good memoir. not what i expected. not quite sure what i expected, but it wasn't this.
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Chi Chi LaRue is a director of gay and bisexual pornography. He has also directed under the names "Lawrence David" and "Taylor Hudson." As the LaRue persona is achieved through Paciotti donning drag, LaRue is alternately referred to as "he" and "she."
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