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14 Ways "Cruel Intentions" Changed My View On Sex

French kissing your BFFs for "practice" is totally cool, you guys. WARNING: NSFW language.

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1999 was a big year for me. I turned 14, was about to graduate the 8th grade, and snuck into my first R-rated movie: Cruel Intentions.

Prior to seeing this film, I didn't know much about sex. I was, in the words of Kathryn (played by the incomparable Sarah Michelle Geller), "a fucking idiot," just like Cecile.


In my defense, I went to Catholic school, and the closest thing to a sex talk my parents ever gave me was saying, "wait till marriage." I had no clue what I was missing... But I think this was the only sex talk I ever needed, actually.

14. While this song plays in the background.

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