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    26 Movie Sex Scenes So Steamy They Deserve, Like, An Academy Award Or Something

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    We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community, "If there was an Academy Award given for 'Best Sex Scene in a Motion Picture,' which steamy movie scenes would've FOR SURE taken home the gold?" and, WHEW BUDDY, they did NOT disappoint. Here are just a few scenes that would like to thank the Academy:

    1. Queen & Slim (2019)

    Universal Pictures

    "Have y’all seen this? That sex scene was so realistic that I was disturbed AND intrigued at the same time."


    2. Swimfan (2002)

    20th Century Fox

    "You know which scene I'm talking about."


    3. Titanic (1997)

    Paramount Pictures

    "It's not as explicit as some other scenes, but when Rose pulls Jack into the back seat of the car? So sexy."


    4. Chloe (2009)

    Sony Pictures Classics

    "The scene between Amanda Seyfried and Julianne Moore! I’m straight and that scene is still so steamy to me!"


    5. Dirty Dancing (1987)

    Vestron Pictures

    "I've always loved the sex scene that starts with Baby and Johnny dancing in his room. So hot!


    6. Brokeback Mountain (2005)

    Focus Features

    "Ennis and Jack in the tent literally fighting the urge to give into forbidden temptation...iconic."


    7. Unfaithful (2002)

    20th Century Fox

    "There are so many great ones in this movie, but my top pick would be the stairwell scene!"


    8. Indecent Proposal (1993)

    Paramount Pictures

    "The scene between David and Diana? So steamy."


    9. Anna Karenina (2012)

    Universal Pictures

    "It's an underrated movie to begin with, but the sex scene is ALSO underrated. The scene between Keira Knightley and Aaron Taylor-Johnson is so gorgeously choreographed."


    10. Out of Sight (1998)

    Universal Pictures

    "The scene with Jennifer Lopez and George Clooney, where the scene keeps going back and forth between the sex scene and the sexy talk leading up to it — HOT!"


    11. Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)


    "The threesome...Holy shit, that was amazing!"


    12. The Girl on the Train (2016)

    Universal Pictures

    "When Luke Evans' character goes down on his wife."


    13. Monster’s Ball (2001)

    Lionsgate Films

    "The scene between Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thorton is one of the best ever committed to film."


    14. Black Swan (2010)

    Fox Searchlight Pictures

    "When Natalie Portman’s character 'imagines' it when she's high. Two beautiful women in one very hot scene!"


    15. Body of Evidence (1993)


    "The oral then penetrative sex on top of the car between Willem Dafoe and Madonna. You can feel the lust all the way through the movie, but this scene is next level."


    16. Roadhouse (1989)


    "I know this one may be a little PG-13 by today's standards, but I still find it very steamy. Who doesn't want to be banged up against the wall?! And by peak Swayze, no less?!"


    17. Conversations with Other Women (2005)

    Ram Bergman

    "The scene between Aaron Eckhart and Helena Bonham Carter is just different. The story and history between the characters makes it so tragic."


    18. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

    20th Century Fox

    "There's only one real right answer to this question, TBH."


    19. Atonement (2007)

    Focus Features

    "The library scene in this is by far the most romantic and steamy sex scene I’ve ever seen in a movie."


    20. Rocketman (2019)

    Paramount Pictures

    "Taron Egerton and Richard Madden were so freaking hot!"


    21. Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

    IFC Films

    "Every single sex scene in this is so hot and realistic, but specifically the threesome. It's mad sexy and perfectly done!"


    22. The Mountain Between Us (2017)

    20th Century Fox

    "The Kate Winslet and Idris Elba scene for sure! The way they flash back to their memories together is amazing!"


    23. Her (2013)

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    "The scene between Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson as the voice. It was so intimate and purely based on your imagination and your own senses. The lighting, the music, and the phenomenal acting took away the need for there to be any physical interaction (let alone a physical body on Johansson's part) at all! Yet it somehow made the most sensual sex scene in cinematic history. Completely underrated."


    24. The Piano (1993)

    Miramax Films

    "I loved the scene when they finally made love. It is so joyful. In fact, that whole movie was so sensual. I had fantasies about Harvey Keitel for about a year after that movie came out!"


    25. A History of Violence (2005)

    New Line Cinema

    "THE! STAIRS!"


    26. And finally, Crimson Peak (2015)

    Universal Pictures

    "When you see Tom Hiddleston slide up the body of his's so sensual, and the man showing nudity instead of the women was refreshing!"


    Now it's your turn! Can you ~top~ these? Share the sex scene that you think would've won the imaginary "Best Sex Scene in a Motion Picture" Oscar and why you think it's earned it in the comments below for a chance to be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post and/or video!

    Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.