THE AVN AWARDS… an embarrasing pit of corruption

Classic fans and colleagues, just some more proof of the “ad for award” mentality over at AVN. The first company VCX advertised in 2010, the second company VXP,did not! This is the VCX/cal vista film that got the award, and I know first hand, nothing was done to enhance this release. just a poor sourced transfer, the AVN award for best classic release goes to: The Video-X-Pix film, which was nominated , was the Platinum Elite Collection of Blonde Ambition, here it is: This film’s restoration took months to complete. There is a full length commentary by director John Amero, … Continue reading THE AVN AWARDS… an embarrasing pit of corruption

AVN AWARDS adopts “ad for award” mentality

The AVN awards were last night in Las Vegas, I got a call from my buddy who attended and he told me the news as they announced the winner….. Another year where we obviously have the best DVD release and another year without an AVN award for best classic release. What can I say? First of all, I am sorry to John Amero, Suzy Mandel, Benson Hurst and my entire team. Secondly, I congratulate those who have received an AVN award for 2010. It might feel amazing for some of you and others might not care much as they have … Continue reading AVN AWARDS adopts “ad for award” mentality

ARE THE AVN AWARDS FIXED??

Well another year without any award. We never expected an award in the previous years, but this year we were sure that we would walk away with the AVN award for our landmark treatment of the XXX classic “Deep Inside Annie Sprinkle”. I was always told by many that the AVN awards are totally fixed, and you must spend money on advertising in order to get any awards. I never wanted to believe it. And on his most recent visit to the stern show, Paul Fishbein, the owner of AVN, was confronted with that exact comment, when Howard briefly mentioned … Continue reading ARE THE AVN AWARDS FIXED??

PLATINUM ELITE COLLECTIONS NOMINATED FOR AVN AWARDS

We are very proud to announce that AVN has nominated both of our PLATINUM ELITE RELEASES for best classic DVD at the 2010 AVN awards show in Las Vegas. Both Maraschino Cherry and Deep Inside Annie Sprinkle have been nominated. We always have DVD’s nominated in the best classic DVD category, but we really never took it that seriously, as many people say that the awards are based on how much money that the studios spend with AVN, etc. We are a very small company, and we used to spend thousands of dollars per month on AVN advertising, not too … Continue reading PLATINUM ELITE COLLECTIONS NOMINATED FOR AVN AWARDS