Did the 1970s truly exist? Jack Boulware takes a lurid romp through this playful age, looking back at a time when nudity in films was new, swapping and swinging were sweeping suburbia, and everyone at least pretended to be a player. Filled with photographs and memories of the brief glimmer of naughtiness that followed the sexual revolution and preceded the AIDS epidemic, Sex, American Style
is endlessly amusing in showing how freedom of expression allowed people to be silly.
...successfully captures the era's heady, tawdry spirit. -- Entertainment Weekly, Megan Harlan