Write to Eliana Dockterman at eliana. The Franco-Italian romance starring Marlon Brando centered on a couple that conducts an anonymous sexual relationship in an unfurnished apartment in Paris. Watch here. Some of the scenes border on assault, and at one point the couple even has sex after stabbing another man in the buttocks.
Skip navigation! Story from Movies. It was instantly controversial, and the film was condemned by American censor Joseph Breen as "highly — even dangerously — indecent. Depictions of female pleasure are still few and far between, and the subject of mass cultural debate. More often than not, orgasm scenes are included to cater to the male gaze, rather than as a real-life depiction of a woman enjoying a sexual encounter.
As a kid, movie sex scenes were the parts your watchful parents made sure you fast-forwarded through. As an adult, though, sometimes these sexy sequences are the ones you get off to. And to aid in your search for quality onscreen lovemaking that you don't need an incognito window to enjoy, we've rounded up 33 films on Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and beyond, that you can watch online right now—and we've told you at exactly what point things get hot and heavy.
To hear most actors tell it, filming sex scenes is no turn-on. There are big cameras, of course, and big crew members that come with them. Speak to the filmmakers, though, and you get a different take. But they are delicate moments to capture.