Private Lessons
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Penned by Dan Greenburg, Private Lessons details the plight of a rich, fifteen-year-old boy (Eric Brown) whose French maid (Sylvia Kristel of the Emmanuelle series) is hired to teach him the finer points of l'amour. A contrived subplot involving a blackmail scheme complicates matters but really only serves as padding between the erotic scenes. In the end, the boy ends up wiser for the wear in more ways than one as he learns all the sordid details. Typical of many early '80s adolescent-oriented T & A films, this entry includes plenty of leering nudity and debauchery, although it seems… More
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"Teen Oriented Voyeurism rules as the protagonist (Brown) stalks his prey (and her stand-in) armed with cameras, binoculars, and an overtly Oedipal mix of fear and desire."
‑ Derek Adams, Time Out
"It won't make you laugh, but it will make you feel unclean."
‑ Rob Thomas, Capital Times (Madison, WI)
"Private Lessons is made for the Clearasil market, pimply and freshly pubescent."
‑ John Corry, New York Times
"Rent it for nostalgia value, if you must, but be prepared for a sex comedy with very little sexiness and a complete dearth of comedy."
‑ Scott Weinberg, DVDTalk.com
"A subplot involving blackmail and featuring Hesseman serves as filler between sexual episodes."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
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