All this has led to the fact that the annual volume of pornography in Japan reaches 35 000 films a year, which puts Japan in a unique position relative to other Asian countries, where production of pornography or completely banned (China), or is, but in much smaller amounts. Japanese official (Confucian) culture denounced love as a blind passion, but is controlled by the consciousness of sex such indignation is not aroused. Also, it is not rare for a popular AV actress to go on to mainstream celebrity. The production of pornography has an important place in Japanese mass culture.See more
Also, it is not rare for a popular AV actress to go on to mainstream celebrity. At this time, due to the growth of the prosperity of the Japanese families, who generally could afford a TV and VCR, pornography moved from public cinemas at home.  Kimiko Matsuzaka"s sudden retirement from public life in the spring of 1991 came as a shock to the AV industry.
In Japan until the Restoration of Msizi girls chastity was not an obligatory condition of marriage. After retiring from AV appearances, she would work as a masseuse at a "soapland" in Tokyo"s Yoshiwara district, and then, in 2004, open her own bar in Tokyo"s Roppongi district. Eri Kikuchi was an early AV actress to capitalize on her large bust, a metric E-cup. High & literature of the Tokugawa era were completely devoid of love component, but such a popular "spring pictures" were of rather a purely practical purpose than aesthetic.See more