The Playlist Bares All: 20 Unforgettable Nude Scenes
The Playlist Staff. On the mind. What makes nudity gratuitous?
Best sex scenes
Sixteen years ago, it received one, and a whirlwind of controversy alongside it. His latest film, the capitalist satire Greed , has already caused a ruckus for its merciless depiction of a Philip Green-like fashion mogul. Considering who was responsible for the film , that may have been the point all along. Its presence on the DVD shelves of every charity shop in the country is also significant — pre-streaming, 9 Songs was one of, and perhaps the only, mainstream film with an 18 certificate to feature repeated scenes of unsimulated sex. That bands such as Black Rebel Motorcycle Club , Franz Ferdinand and Super Furry Animals were credited on the poster, in reference to the gig footage that breaks up all the fornication, also provided an air of non-mucky legitimacy. It could be bought in HMV and everything. A factor, too, was how oppositional 9 Songs was to conventional pornography of the era. When Lisa masturbates Matt in the bathtub, every awkward squeak of flesh sliding against porcelain can be heard on the boom mic. Some sex scenes are so dark that it is difficult to discern what is happening and to whom. It could also hold the answer as to why 9 Songs created quite as big a stink as it did.
Not Rated 93 min Drama, Romance. The story of a young man discovering his homosexuality, while his girlfriend tries to cling onto him. Votes: 2, R min Drama, Romance. Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life. Not Rated min Drama. A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating. R min Comedy, Drama.