Movie sex scenes come in all forms and they don't always go to plan , but there have been movies over the years that have gone one step further. It's rare to see such scenes in mainstream movies, but ever since Lars von Trier's The Idiots was a critical success even though it caused some controversy at the time , there have been arthouse and independent movies using actual sex in their final cuts. Not that those stars were involved in the movie's orgy scenes, as producer Bob Guccione the founder of Penthouse magazine filmed those hardcore scenes after production had finished, using a skeleton crew and Penthouse Pets, before editing them into the final movie. One such scene saw Fox's character perform fellatio on Rylance's character, which took place for real. Michael Winterbottom's 9 Songs arguably remains the most sexually explicit non-porn British movie of all time. It contains several scenes of unsimulated sex between the two leads Kieran O'Brien and Margo Stilley.
10 Movies Where The Stars Had Real Sex Onscreen
Subscriber Account active since. Contrary to how effortless, natural, and erotic they can seem on-screen, Hollywood sex scenes take a great deal of thoughtfulness, hard work, and preparation to create. And since the subject matter of love scenes is so personal, those involved have a variety of tricks and techniques up their sleeves to make scenes convincing for audiences and as comfortable as possible for actors. If you're seeing a naked actor on screen, it's important to know that legal contracts that outlined the details of the nudity were signed prior to the actor accepting the role. SAG-AFTRA, the entertainment-industry labor union, designates a nudity rider as a requirement in contracts for roles that require "nudity, partial nudity or simulated sex acts.
The awkward, technical truth behind Hollywood sex scenes
Here's the thing. People have sex. Movies have sex scenes. Wouldn't it be intriguing if a movie featured two actors having actual, consensual sex, instead of just mimicking sex in a way that looks great onscreen but is almost certainly very, very awkward in real life?
It should come as no surprise that steamy sex scenes are a given in most if not, all? R-rated movies. But if an actor reveals a body part other than the standard butt or nipple—or if, heaven forbid, there's a shot that features a stray penis or pubic hair—all hell breaks loose, at least, in the eyes of the Motion Picture Association. That said, some intrepid Hollywood filmmakers have tried to capture real sex on camera before, and a handful of brave actors have copped to having legit PIV sex on screen. In this indie Canadian flick, two young people have sex.