Before the VCR and, later, the Internet, a movie theatre or cinema house was often the only location where people could see hard-core erotic films.
Sometimes the booths have paper towels for the semen, and a wastebasket.
Something Weird videos sells DVDs of many of the movies that were previously played at pornographic theatres in the 1970s in the U. There are approximately sixty adult movie theaters in the Netherlands.
In 2010, a law on sex companies was under consideration.
In addition to municipal rules a national rule was introduced, requiring adult movie theatres to have a pornography display license.
An advertisement of the company should contain its license number.