Tagged in "bob guccione"

Bob Guccione, founder of Penthouse Magazine, was a master of erotica. Explore his work and his muses, the timelessly beautiful Penthouse Pets.

Women of Penthouse T-shirts

George Gott
in Buyer’s Guide

If you’re a fan of the classic men’s magazine Penthouse and its glossy pages of beautiful women, then you’ll love being able to add these exclusive t-shirts to your wardrobe. Penthouse Magazine was st...

Reviewing 'The Guccione Collection' Auction

Caesar Finkle
in Buyer’s Guide

Bob Guccione was more than just the founder of Penthouse magazine, beyond this, he was a painter whose work was featured at the Nassau County Museum of Art, as well as the Butler Institute of American...

Filthy Gorgeous: The Bob Guccione Story

Dixon Steele
in Entertainment

Filthy Gorgeous tells the story of a self-made billionaire who used his first success, Penthouse, to build a media empire that included over 100 publications. Guccione was a crusader for freedom of sp...

Evolution of The Guccione Collection

George Gott
in Culture

The man behind Penthouse, one most controversial men's magazine of all time, Bob Guccione, was not just a media mogul, but a man of many facets. He was an artist, photographer and avid art collector. ...

Sheila Kennedy's 'No One's Pet' Excerpt: The First Penthouse Shoot

Dixon Steele
in Culture

Beneath the glamorous surface of a Penthouse Pet’s life in the mansion lies a dark and often scandalous story. For the first time in the history of the iconic adult magazine Penthouse, the curtain is ...

Sheila Kennedy's 'No One's Pet' Excerpt: Axl Rose in the Hotel Room

Dixon Steele
in Culture

From Penthouse Pet to reality star, Sheila Kennedy turned a modeling stint into a longterm career in the entertainment industry. Penthouse Pet of the Year in 1983, the aspiring actress broke out as on...

Vanessa Williams is a Metaphor for Conservative Hypocrisy 

Erica Wagner
in Culture

Here's a little Jeopardy-style quiz. The category is “Women’s History”—if we agree, just for a moment, that women’s history is different from any other kind of history. So: “Margaret Gorman, a sixteen...

Ultimate Guide to Vintage Penthouse Pets

Frank White
in Beauty

Beautiful women were attracted to the world of Penthouse Magazine and founder, photographer Bob Guccione. As an artist he chose his women from an internal perception of beauty that transcended society...

The Donald Trump Pictures

Jeremy Frommer
in Culture

I am no Nick Denton, and Donald Trump is no Hulk Hogan, but I do have some candid fun pictures of a pair of breasts and The Donald, or as his rude, foul mouthed thug of an advisor Michael Cohen asked ...

Why Gore Vidal Wrote 'Caligula'

Eddie Wong
in Entertainment

Tinto Brass extensively altered Gore Vidal's original screenplay, leading Vidal to disavow the film. The final screenplay focuses on the idea that "absolute power corrupts absolutely". Brass and Gucci...

Bob Guccione's Abscam American Hustle

Glenn Kenny
in Culture

American Hustle, the movie starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, and Jeremy Renner, chronicles the misadventures of Bale’s pot-bellied, bad-combover con man in the lat...

Paul Harmon's Innocent Erotica

Paul Harmon
in Culture

“My work is a personal journal of my life. It is, therefore, both serious and frivolous. Spiritual and erotic.” As an internationally exhibited artist, Paul Harmon’s work is well represented in numero...

Traci Lords Penthouse Confessions

Filthy Media
in Culture

“I’d posed for every magazine on the rack by now, and the business was all about new meat. I pictured myself lying in the butcher’s case at the supermarket, the plastic wrap covering my body and a red...

Penthouse Pet & Author Sheila Kennedy

Glenn Kenny
in Culture

The lively Sheila Kennedy recounted her life during Penthouse magazine’s Guccione Era: “I was with Bob for ten years back in the 1980’s, and he shot me in Paris, Italy, and all over the world. We were...

Bob Guccione's Caligula Uncut Special Edition

Filthy Media
in Entertainment

That absolute power corrupts absolutely is the perfect maxim for the brief but astonishing reign of the tyrant Gaius Caligula Caesar. Rome's fourth and most notorious emperor ruled from 37 A.D. to 41 ...

Zazel: The Scent of Love's Gina LaMarca

Filthy Media
in Beauty

Penthouse Pets were strikingly beautiful and Gina LaMarca was no exception. The voluptuous beauty is half Italian half American. LaMarca was born on in 1969 in the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Th...