You know how some people like to say "love scenes" as a euphemism when what they're really talking about is a hot, steamy, sex scene? If the phrase "love scene" actually makes you roll your eyes or cringe a little, hear us out, because sometimes it's actually the most appropriate pair of words in the world to describe what plays out on our screens. Yes, sometimes sex scenes are pure, carnal expressions of lust, but some of the best sex scenes in cinema history are actually tender, sensual, and—dare we even say it—romantic. If you're in the mood for movies that showcase the art of making love in the all-caps, L-O-V-E sense of the word, then your Google sleuthing has led you to precisely the right place.
We've Collected 35 of the Hottest Movie Sex Scenes for Your Viewing and Pleasure Needs
Best Sex Scenes of All Time That Are Too Hot to Watch
Another round of voting and then a fair amount of arguing and name-calling brought the list down to the 25 choices you are about to read about and watch and, yes, where possible we found the original clips, so be aware that most of the videos below are NSFW and viewer discretion is strongly advised. They could be shockingly graphic or hysterically funny or boundary breaking in some way. After we show you ours, you show us yours; leave us a comment below and tell us what we missed. When Franck Pierre Deladonchamps and Michel Christophe Paou first have sex, one of the most explicit scenes between two men in film, they voraciously consume one another for three whole minutes.
The Hottest Sex Scenes Ever Filmed
Skip navigation! Sex scenes, we've seen a few. The first times that seldom bear resemblance to anyone's real first time. The quick-my-wife-is-out-of-town humpfests that turn us on and off at the same time. The perfect lighting and unrealistic, synchronised orgasms.