Welcome to a countdown of the greatest sex films ever made about the small but preoccupying part of the human experience known as sex - from coming-of-age lesbian dramas to gritty portrayals of sex addiction to, erm, loincloths. Put simply: these are the sex movies with the most to say about doing it, charting a history of how our attitudes towards sex and nudity on the big screen have shifted through the decades. Nor was it the first gay love story. But it was arguably the first mainstream movie that forced America to confront its own ruinous homophobia. It also won establishment approval, with Lee taking home the best director gongs at the Oscars. Crucially, the film made no bones about the fact that it was American society forcing this on them.
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Do you remember the first time you were sexually excited by an image on a screen? We do! It might've been a music video to a teen-pop bop, or a particularly mushy episode of Buffy. Most likely, it was a movie of the PG persuasion, which you snuck a viewing of far from the eyes of your parents when you were nowhere near the age of Looking back, those scenes were cute. Nowhere near the sex scenes you've seen in movies since you branched out into the R-rated category and beyond.
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Looking for a movie that's almost porn, but technically not? Unlike actual porn, mainstream movies are saddled with things like "plot" and "coherent storylines," but that doesn't mean that those plots and coherent storylines can't be served by lots and lots and lots of nudity. And, over the years, many mainstream movies have taken advantage of their ability to tell beautiful stories full of beautiful bodies in various states of undress. The lesson to be learned: You may need to rethink your preconceived notions of what excessive nudity in a movie says about that movie.
Skip navigation! Story from Hottest Sex Scenes. Sex scenes, we've seen a few. The first times that seldom bear resemblance to anyone's real first time. The quick-my-wife-is-out-of-town humpfests that turn us on and off at the same time.