Though not the only games in town, the AVN and XBIZ Awards are undeniably the highest-profile honors to be earned within the adult industry/community.
Often likened to the Oscars and the Golden Globes (respectively) of porn, late fall leading up through January are pretty much taken up with AVN and XBIZ buzz and prep.Â Though other award-granting organizations such asÂ Urban X, theÂ Feminist Porn Awards, and the unfortunately named “Tranny Awards” often reach different conclusions, AVN and XBIZ definitely provide some form of litmus test re what was good in porn during the preceding year.
(for an in-depth explanation as to why I struggle with the phrase “Tranny Awards,” go here)
And I love comparing the award nominees to what I had the opportunity to engage and review!!… because I don’t have access to every single bit of porn out there, nor do I choose to write about everything I could (this is done very consciously)… but, within the context of what I do have the time, access, and will to review, it’s interesting to see what award-granting organizations thought were good relative to what I ended up writing about.
So, given all that, I hereby present you withÂ Titles That I Reviewed That Were Also Nominated for a 2013 AVN and/or XBIZ AwardÂ (part 3)Â – enjoy!!
Television X’s Weird Science XXX
Dulce Media’sÂ El Gordo y La Flaca
DreamZone Entertainment’sÂ Godfather XXX
Spartacus MMXII: The Beginning (distributed by Wicked Pictures)
Jules Jordan’sÂ Nacho Invades America
Teasers VODÂ series (distributed by Hustler) – a PVV Recommended Film (series)
from Wicked Pictures…
Well, what did you think? How did I do? There is so much here, but there is also so much else out there… what do you want to see? And, besides the obvious, what does this kind of content do for you?
Congratulations to all the nominees, AVN and XBIZ alike – you’re all winners to me!!
For a full listing of 2013 AVN Award Nominees, goÂ here.
For a full listing of 2013 XBIZ Award Nominees, goÂ here.
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