Maybe you heard about it on Twitter or saw people posting about it on TikTok, but for whatever reason, you're now frantically logging into your ex's Netflix account to see what the hype's all about. Considering porn can be, well, icky sometimes, movies and T. Tune into these 35 movies with sex scenes so raw, they should not be watched with or beside parental units. Consider that your warning now. Stream Now.
A sex scene in a movie has to accomplish a lot. Far from just depicting two characters or more doing it, a love scene should progress the story in some way, or tell the audience something new that they didn't know about a character before. Ideally, a good sex scene should also be hot, without being exploitative of the actors, or perpetrating demeaning tropes and cliches about sex. For filmmakers, writing and directing sex scenes can be like walking a tightrope, with "too explicit" on one side, and "cringeworthy" on the other. Here are several moments from film which we feel thread that needle expertly, including a number of handpicked scenes from porn star and director Joanna Angel. Atonement is a film about war, love, class differences, and regret, but mostly it's a film about two people who are incandescently horny for each other.