The movie actually received some criticism for its excessive nudity and graphic sex scenes, but Lee and many critics found both integral to the plot. Directed by Ang Lee, this erotic thriller follows a group of young Chinese women who use seduction to trap an ally of the Imperial Japanese Army so they can try to assassinate him. An Investigation Into the Next 'Bachelorette'. Based on Anais Nin's memoir of the same name, it takes viewers through Nin's affair with Henry Miller and her sexual awakening via his wife, June, in early '30s France. Don't confuse this very sexy indie film with the Disney cartoon of the same name. And yet, they're still totally mainstream with great plots and talented actors. Consider it sex with a side of sophistication.
Elle. Age: 28.
Stanley Kubrick's final film, Eyes Wide Shut , starred then-married actors Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman as a couple going through a rough patch in their marriage.
Dahlia. Age: 28.
17 Mainstream Movies With as Much Nudity as Actual Porn
This French film is one step away from being soft core porn. While some other movies on this list feature unsimulated sex, most don't show the real thing. The unsimulated sex was filmed using body doubles, not the film's mainstream stars, Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg. This movie based on the novel The Holy Innocents follows a love triangle between an American student in Paris in and the brother and sister—who have a, shall we say, unusal relationship—he meets there. It's like an overtly sexual Never Been Kissed. And yes, it lives up to the weirdness of the premise. In , Angelina Jolie and Antonio Banderas gifted the world with this sensual historical drama that totally lives up to its tease-y title.