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    19 More Moments Of Sexual Tension In Movies That Are So Hot, They're Oscar-Worthy On Their Own

    Is it hot in here, or is it just...nope, it's definitely hot in here!

    We recently asked members of our BuzzFeed Community, "If there was an Oscar given for 'Best Sexual Tension in a Film,' what scenes would've for sure won?" and their hot answers resulted in even MORE great responses! So with that in mind, here are even MORE moments that would like to thank the Academy:

    1. The ball scene, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella (1997)

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    Buena Vista Television

    "Or really any scene that had Brandy and Paolo Montalban together!"

    vsoldf

    2. The phone call, It's a Wonderful Life (1946)

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    RKO Radio Pictures

    "When Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed had to get close so they could both listen on the same phone? Sizzling!"

    adriennec1

    3. The sleepover scene, Just Friends (2005)

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    New Line Cinema

    "Ryan Reynolds and Amy Smart are friends and they have a sleepover/share a bed together, clearly wanting to do more."

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    4. The dance scene, Emma (2020)

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    Focus Features

    "When Emma and Mr. Knightley dance and she chases his hand with hers at the end. Miss Jane Austen knew how to go for our necks, it seems."

    annahill95

    5. The haunted house scene, Amélie (2001)

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    UGC-Fox Distribution

    "When Nino comes up to her and 'boos' softly in her ear..."

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    6. The confrontation scene, Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

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    Marvel Studios

    "Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson in any Marvel film, really, but especially when Cap pushes Nat up against a wall in this one! Just 🥵🥵🥵."

    oliviastyles1d13

    7. The Laendler scene, The Sound of Music (1965)

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    20th Century Fox

    "It's all in the way they look at each other!"

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    8. The date scene, La La Land (2016)

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    Lionsgate

    "When Mia ran to keep their date, and Sebastian smiled when he saw her. They have that adorable dance with their fingers touching and they're about to kiss, but the film stops and lights snap back on. I melt into a puddle of happy emotional goo every single time!"

    ananyeah

    9. The elevator scene, Rogue One (2016)

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    LucasFIlm Ltd.

    "Nothing happens between them because they never had a chance, but the way Cassian looked at Jyn the whole film just destroyed me. Their chemistry is the closest to the Han/Leia dynamic we've gotten since then, but the ELEVATOR SCENE. Her arms around his neck, the lights going on and off and the way they're looking at each other? Just 🥵! It feels so private and intimate and devastating all at once. They say so much without saying anything, and now I'm emotional just writing this!"

    em1231

    10. The confession scene, Titanic (1997)

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    Paramount Pictures

    "I was convinced Leo and Kate must have dated in the past, but I love that they are great friends to this day! That makes my heart happy!"

    sarahg167

    11. The rain scene, Pride & Prejudice (2005)

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    Focus Features

    "The fight in the rain with Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth is far better than the hand flex scene. The tension in that part is off the charts!"

    kittyantill19

    12. The "Hungry Eyes" scene, Dirty Dancing (1987)

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    Vestron Pictures

    "That is all."

    cerealkillerm

    13. The listening booth scene, Before Sunrise (1995)

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    Columbia Pictures

    "They’re in a listening booth and keep trying to steal glances at each other."

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    14. The restaurant scene, Pulp Fiction (1994)

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    Miramax Films

    "How did the original list not mention John Travolta and Uma Thurman in this movie?! I've seen it so many times and I'm still always convinced they're totally going to get it on."

    thedeleted73

    15. The chess scene, The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

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    United Artists

    "It's a classic!"

    vegaschic37

    16. The hot tub scene, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (2018)

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    Netflix

    "When I hear 'tension,' this scene is my first thought!"

    black_canary26

    17. The drinking scene, The Mummy (1999)

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    Universal Pictures

    "Honestly, how could you not include this on the original list?!"

    mythandry

    18. The "Come What May" scene, Moulin Rouge! (2001)

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    20th Century Fox

    "Oof, any scene between Christian and Satine could qualify, but I think the best example of their tension was whenever they sang this song to each other."

    DarthJarJar

    19. And finally — The entire movie, Call Me By Your Name (2017)

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    Sony Pictures Classics

    "Not ONE single scene, literally just the full movie. It's ALL tension."

    girlontropics

    Now it's your turn! In your opinion, if there was an Oscar given for "Best Sexual Tension in a Film," what scenes would've for sure won? Share your pick in the comments below, and — for more sexy scenes — be sure to check out the initial list!

    NOTE: Some entries were edited for length and/or clarity.

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