About the film
new york city corruption prostitute journalism vice prostitution exposé
Release Date: February 22, 1975
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Filmways Television, Lillian Gallo Productions|
|Producers||:||Lynn Stalmaster, Lillian Gallo, Richard M. Rosenbloom, Fay Kanin|
|Writers||:||Fay Kanin, Gail Sheehy|
Based on Gail Sheehy's book, this film chronicles how a reporter for a New York City magazine decided to investigate the city's prostitution industry to find out just who was making all the money. What she found out caused a firestorm of controversy--that many of the city's richest and most powerful families and corporations benefited directly and indirectly from the illegal sex business.