Listen, there's absolutely no shame in enjoying movie sex scenes. Whether you're into the romance-in-the-rain vibes of Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling in The Notebook or something a little more domineering, like Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson 's relationship in the 50 Shades of Grey trilogy, there's a little something for everyone. Even better, most of these movies are about way more than their super-sexy moments, so there's no reason to fast-forward to those scenes not that there's anything wrong with that.
The end of the decade may have seen a resurgence of romantic comedies, but don't you worry—meet cutes have not come to replace the visceral motivator that is lust. Filmmakers know that when putting a movie together, some of the best elements that can heighten a drama, ground a comedy, or just make you sit up a little straighter is a bit of chemistry and a peek of sexuality. With that, a new crop of films combining story and sexuality come to light.
Sex scenes are nearly as old as movies themselves. In fact, one of the first films to be screened for the public debuted in and was called The Kiss. It was quite steamy for its time, featuring a full-on brushing of the lips, which, let us tell you, really riled up the modest-minded folks of the late 19th century.
There's no denying the extreme steaminess of the unforgettable scene between Mila Kunis and Natalie Portman in Black Swan It's already expected that a movie about porn's going to have a lot of sex, and Boogie Nights doesn't hold back. In one of the very first scenes, young Eddie Adams Mark Wahlberg gets to shoot an adult film with veteran porn star Amber Waves Julian Mooreand things go from 0 to real quick. The seriously trashy movie ends with a threesome at a dingy motel room in Florida.
Hot sex scenes in movies are like rap music: you love it, just not necessarily when your parents are around. Sex scenes in movies can range from PG, darkly lit gyrating to explicit, NC sex that sparks rumors the actors were really having sex on screen. And, I think I speak for everyone when I say that we've all stumbled a bit too close to the second while sitting next to a parent at the movie theater.
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Try is the operative word. Cecilia and Robbie— her in that green dresshe in that black tux—consummate their love for one another, pinned against a stack of books. Watch the full movie.
This list features classics and new favorites from around the world, theatrical releases as well as Netflix originals. The picture has been widely acclaimed, and received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Screenplay. Related: Best Comedies on Netflix. This is an utterly riveting, even exhausting watch, as the lovers must overcome disheartening, dehumanizing adversity.
Sexy, sexy sex. It's what's keeping the human race alive. But it also serves a non-procreative purpose, we're reliably informed.
Make them too steamy and you run the risk of veering into porn territory. Hold back and your leads may end up looking like cold fish. Out Of Sight was the film which introduced many to the talents of Jennifer Lopez and cemented George Clooney as a bona-fide movie star, and this sizzling sex scene undoubtedly played a big part. Heavily inspired by the above, this particular scene intercuts the impossibly attractive couple — playing a federal agent and bank robber, respectively — during a flirtatious bar-room encounter with effortlessly sexy footage of them undressing and then writhing around.