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9½ Weeks

9½ Weeks
9½ Weeks
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Elizabeth McNeill, Patricia Louisianna Knop, Zalman King
Actors: Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, Margaret Whitton
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“9½ Weeks” is an erotic drama film that explores the intense and unconventional relationship between a Wall Street executive and an art gallery assistant, as they engage in a series of increasingly erotic and psychologically charged encounters over the course of nine and a half weeks. The film delves into themes of power dynamics, desire, and the blurred lines between pleasure and pain.

Last Tango in Paris

Last Tango in Paris
Last Tango in Paris
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 7 wins & 10 nominations total
Writer: Bernardo Bertolucci, Franco Arcalli, Agnès Varda
Actors: Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider, Maria Michi
Language: English, French
Country: Italy, France
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“Last Tango in Paris” is a controversial film that explores the intense and anonymous sexual relationship between an American widower and a young French woman in Paris, delving into themes of desire, identity, and emotional turmoil. The movie challenges societal norms and delves into the complexities of human relationships through its raw and explicit portrayal of sexuality.

Belle de Jour

Belle de Jour
Belle de Jour
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award6 wins & 5 nominations total
Writer: Joseph Kessel, Luis Buñuel, Jean-Claude Carrière
Actors: Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, Michel Piccoli
Language: French, Spanish
Country: France, Italy
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The Belle de Jour movie is about a young housewife who explores her sexual desires by working as a high-class prostitute during the day while her husband is at work. As she delves deeper into this secret life, her fantasies and reality begin to blur, leading to unexpected consequences.

The Story of O

The Story of O
The Story of O
Internet Movie Database: 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: N/A
Writer: Sébastien Japrisot, Dominique Aury
Actors: Corinne Cléry, Udo Kier, Anthony Steel
Language: French, English, Polish
Country: France, West Germany, Canada
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“The Story of O” is a French erotic drama film based on the eponymous novel. It follows a young fashion photographer who willingly enters a world of sexual submission and explores themes of dominance, submission, and power dynamics.

In the Realm of the Senses

In the Realm of the Senses
In the Realm of the Senses
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins
Writer: Nagisa Ôshima, Kôji Wakamatsu
Actors: Tatsuya Fuji, Eiko Matsuda, Aoi Nakajima
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan, France
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“In the Realm of the Senses” is a controversial Japanese film based on a true story, exploring a passionate and obsessive sexual relationship between a hotel owner and one of his maids, which escalates into dangerous and ultimately tragic territory.”

Secretary

Secretary
Secretary
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 15 wins & 26 nominations
Writer: Erin Cressida Wilson, Mary Gaitskill, Steven Shainberg
Actors: James Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Davies
Language: English
Country: United States
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The movie “Secretary” is about a young woman named Lee Holloway who enters into a complex and unconventional relationship with her boss, Mr. Grey, as they explore themes of dominance and submission in a BDSM context.

Basic Instinct

Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Joe Eszterhas
Actors: Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza
Language: English
Country: United States, France
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“Basic Instinct” is a 1992 erotic thriller film that follows a police detective who becomes entangled in a dangerous game of seduction and murder with a mysterious and manipulative woman. As he investigates a brutal crime, he becomes obsessed with uncovering the truth behind her provocative behavior and whether she is the killer he’s been hunting.

Blue Velvet

Blue Velvet
Blue Velvet
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 18 nominations total
Writer: David Lynch
Actors: Isabella Rossellini, Kyle MacLachlan, Dennis Hopper
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Blue Velvet” is a 1986 film directed by David Lynch, exploring the dark underbelly of suburban America through the story of a young man who becomes entangled in a murder mystery after discovering a severed ear. As he investigates further, he uncovers a world of violence, corruption, and sexual obsession.

Crash

Crash
Crash
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 66 wins & 112 nominations total
Writer: Paul Haggis, Bobby Moresco
Actors: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock, Thandiwe Newton
Language: English, Persian, Spanish, Mandarin, Korean
Country: United States, Germany, Australia
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The movie “Crash” is a multi-narrative drama that explores racial tensions and prejudice in Los Angeles. It weaves together various interconnected stories to depict the complexities of human behavior and the power of empathy.

The Piano Teacher

The Piano Teacher
The Piano Teacher
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Drama, Music
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award18 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Michael Haneke, Elfriede Jelinek
Actors: Isabelle Huppert, Annie Girardot, Benoît Magimel
Language: French, German
Country: France, Austria, Germany
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“The Piano Teacher” is a psychological drama film about a repressed piano teacher who becomes obsessed with a talented student, leading to a volatile and destructive relationship. The movie explores themes of desire, control, and the destructive nature of repressed emotions.

Y Tu Mamá También

On Y tu mamá también
On Y tu mamá también
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Runtime: 41 min
Genre: Documentary, Short
Awards: N/A
Writer: N/A
Actors: Alfonso Cuarón, Carlos Cuarón, Gael García Bernal
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Y Tu Mamá También” is a coming-of-age film that follows two teenage friends who embark on a road trip with an older woman. As they journey through Mexico, they explore their sexuality, confront personal demons, and discover the complexities of adulthood.

The Dreamers

The Dreamers
The Dreamers
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Gilbert Adair
Actors: Michael Pitt, Louis Garrel, Eva Green
Language: English, French
Country: United Kingdom, Italy, France, United States
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“The Dreamers” is a film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, set in Paris in 1968. It follows the story of an American student who becomes entangled in a passionate and complex relationship with a French brother and sister, as they explore their shared love for cinema and navigate the tumultuous events of the May 1968 protests.

Shortbus

Shortbus
Shortbus
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 7 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: John Cameron Mitchell
Actors: Sook-Yin Lee, Peter Stickles, PJ DeBoy
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Shortbus” is a 2006 drama film that revolves around the lives of several emotionally troubled individuals in New York City, who explore their sexuality and seek connection through attending a weekly underground salon known as “Shortbus.” The movie explores themes of intimacy, relationships, and self-discovery, while depicting explicit sexual content in an explicit and non-exploitative manner.

Love

Love
Love
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Writer: Gaspar Noé
Actors: Aomi Muyock, Karl Glusman, Klara Kristin
Language: English, French
Country: France, Belgium
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The movie Love is a sexually explicit drama that follows the passionate and tumultuous relationship between an American film student and a French woman, exploring themes of desire, intimacy, and the complexities of love.

Nymphomaniac

Nymphomaniac
Nymphomaniac
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
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Runtime: 86 min
Genre: Adult, Romance
Awards: N/A
Writer: N/A
Actors: Raven Alexis, Alanah Rae, Breanne Benson, Krissy Lynn
Language: English
Country: Canada
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“Nymphomaniac” is a two-part film directed by Lars von Trier that follows the life of a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac named Joe, who recounts her sexual experiences and explores themes of addiction, desire, and morality. The movie delves into the complex and controversial nature of Joe’s sexuality while examining the societal taboos surrounding it.

The Handmaiden

The Handmaiden
The Handmaiden
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 145 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award69 wins & 104 nominations total
Writer: Sarah Waters, Chung Seo-kyung, Park Chan-wook
Actors: Kim Min-hee, Ha Jung-woo, Cho Jin-woong
Language: Korean, Japanese
Country: South Korea
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“The Handmaiden” is a South Korean erotic psychological thriller film that follows the story of a young Korean woman who becomes involved in a complex plot to deceive a wealthy Japanese heiress. As the story unfolds, the characters’ motivations and secrets are revealed, leading to unexpected twists and turns.

Black Swan

Black Swan
Black Swan
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 97 wins & 279 nominations total
Writer: Mark Heyman, Andres Heinz, John J. McLaughlin
Actors: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel
Language: English, French, Italian
Country: United States
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The Black Swan is a psychological thriller about a ballerina named Nina who becomes obsessed with perfection and descends into madness as she prepares for the lead role in Swan Lake. As she struggles with her own inner demons, she starts to lose touch with reality, blurring the line between fantasy and reality.

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut
Eyes Wide Shut
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 159 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 12 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Frederic Raphael, Arthur Schnitzler
Actors: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Todd Field
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Eyes Wide Shut” is a psychological drama film directed by Stanley Kubrick. It follows a New York City doctor who becomes embroiled in a secret society’s sexual and mysterious underworld after his wife confesses her sexual fantasies.

Shame

Shame
Shame
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA 50 wins & 94 nominations total
Writer: Steve McQueen, Abi Morgan
Actors: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge Dale
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, Canada, United States
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The movie “Shame” is a provocative drama centered around a sex addict named Brandon Sullivan, exploring his destructive and isolating lifestyle as he navigates his relationships and attempts to confront his inner demons.

Fifty Shades of Grey

Fifty Shades of Grey
Fifty Shades of Grey
Internet Movie Database: 4.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 25%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 30 nominations total
Writer: Kelly Marcel, E.L. James
Actors: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Jennifer Ehle
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Fifty Shades of Grey movie is a romantic drama that follows the relationship between a college student, Anastasia Steele, and a wealthy businessman, Christian Grey, as they explore a sexually dominant and submissive lifestyle. It delves into themes of power dynamics, intimacy, and personal growth.

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