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. It was the poster that did it. When Eyes Wide Shut was released in , it was preceded by months of frenzied gossip.
Sometimes the flesh-to-flesh contact onscreen looks so real, you might wonder if the actors are really doing it. But sometimes we have more than an inkling. Here are several examples through the years. Viewers watching the hit romance An Officer and a Gentleman back in might have felt there was a certain authenticity to the lovemaking between Richard Gere and Debra Winger.
The series often featured frank discussions about romance and sexuality. A sequel to the film, titled Sex and the City 2 ,  was released in to similar commercial success but even larger critical failure. A third film was announced in December , but in September , Parker confirmed that it was not going to happen.
Once you've memorized the lyrics to Hamilton , check out these TV shows and movies to enhance your experience. Watch the video. Compilation of several episodes of Sex Court, an erotic show that parodies cable court shows. Judge Julie listens to the plaintiffs' cases, all related to some sexual theme, then dispenses her own sexy brand of justice.