Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first. Of course, Fifty Shades is far from being the first mainstream movie to feature nudity and graphic sexual activity. And no one who saw Shame can ever look at Michael Fassbender the same way. Here are eight mainstream flicks that had some sizzle. Rourke plays a businessman named John Gray who pushes an art gallery worker Basinger to explore her sexuality.
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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. Ready to dive in and explore the world of mainstream movies with nearly porn-levels of nudity? Here are 21 movies that will get you turned on with their almost nonstop nudity.
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In the film industry, unsimulated sex is the presentation in a film of sex scenes where the actors engage in an actual sex act and are not just miming or simulating the actions. At one time in the United States such scenes were restricted by law and self-imposed industry standards such as the Motion Picture Production Code. Beginning in the late s, most notably with Blue Movie by Andy Warhol , mainstream movies began pushing boundaries in terms of what was presented on screen. Notable examples include two of the eight Bedside -films and the six Zodiac -films from the s, all of which were produced in Denmark and had many pornographic sex scenes, but were nevertheless considered mainstream films, all having mainstream casts and crews, and premiering in mainstream cinemas. From the end of the s until the late s it was rare to see hardcore scenes in mainstream cinema, but this changed with the success of Lars von Trier 's The Idiots , which heralded a wave of art-house films with explicit content,   such as Romance , Baise-moi , Intimacy , Vincent Gallo 's The Brown Bunny , and Michael Winterbottom 's 9 Songs
Here's the thing. People have sex. Movies have sex scenes.