They say humans are animals. We, humans, have really wild and animal sexual fantasies. You’d be lying if you said otherwise. And whenever we got a chance to describe those fantasies, we grabbed it with both hands. Soon as the Cinema evolved, the filmmakers started to experiment with different Genres. Erotica was one of them. And this is what we are gonna discuss today. Following is the list of some of the most talked erotic movies from the 1980s to 2019s. Let this hot journey begin.
The Cool 80’s (1980-1990)
Welcome to the ’80s, folks! No smartphones, no computers, and no Pornhub. Though people don’t have the Internet right now, but they sure as hell have fantasies. And they managed to put it out on the big screens as well. Check out these handpicked hot erotic movies straight from the ’80s.
#1. Wild Orchid (1989)
This movie presents a sexually charged erotic drama/thriller to its viewers. The story revolves around a young and newly hired attorney Emily Reed (played by Carre Otis). She is asked to move to Rio de Janeiro to assist Claudia Liornes (Jacqueline Bisset), a businesswoman who is about to close a big real-estate deal. Emily is introduced to one of Claudia’s fellow investor James Wheeler (Mickey Rourke). James, a naughty stud is fond of sexual pleasures, he helps Emily in exploring her sexuality but also plays with her emotions.
#2 Blue Velvet (1986)
Arguably one of the most controversial films by David Lynch, Blue Velvet starts with the protagonist Jeffrey Beaumont (played by Kyle MacLachlan) finding a severed human ear near his home. His curiosity to dive deep into this case leads him to an immoral underworld of sexual deviancy and kidnapping. Jeffery soon finds himself following a lounge singer Dorthy Vallen (Isabella Rossellini). As the story progresses, Jeffrey learns that Dorothy’s son and husband have been kidnapped by a sociopath named Frank Booth (Dennis Hoppe) and he is using Dorothy as a sex-slave. For some reasons, even Dorothy likes to be treated this way and begs Jeffery to hit her when they have sex. Watch this erotically charged thriller and embark on a detective (and perversive at the same time) journey with Jeffrey.
#3 Fatal Attraction (1987)
For Daniel Gallagher (Michael Douglas), life is good. He has a beautiful wife, named Beth (Anne Archer), and an adorable daughter. He is doing pretty well in his law firm as well. But things go south when he has a sexual fling with a book editor, Alex (Glenn Close). Alex had a really dark past and after that fling, she becomes obsessed with Dan. This obsession turns out to be dangerous for Dan and his family as well. Unstable Alex starts stalking his family and threatens to tell everything to Beth, his wife. If you’re into a mood of some classic betrayal based erotic mystery thriller this weekend, Fatal Attraction is there to serve you.
#4 Nine 1/2 weeks
Another sensual piece from Adrian Lyne, the director of Fatal Attraction. It’s more like 50 shades of Grey set in the ’80s. There are striptease, seduction, nude bodies rubbing off of each other and of course, BDSM. Wall Street trader John (Mickey Rourke) and art gallery assistant Elizabeth (Kim Basinger) fall in lust with each other. They enter into an erotic relationship where John is in control and Elizabeth is submissive. Soon Elizabeth realizes that this is a dead-end relationship and she must decide what she wants out of it. 9 1/2 weeks is the duration of John and Elizabeth’s relationship. From sex in bizarre places to masturbation in the office, this movie can really fulfill some of your sexual fantasies or may be add some to your list.
Utsav takes you back to a period in Indian history when sex and sensuality were treated with respect. Utsav is a movie about celebration of love and passion. Vasantasena (Rekha) is a courtesan who does not want the kings’ brother-in-law’s amorous attention and takes shelter at a married and penniless man, Charudatta. She falls in love with him and they have an affair. Vasantasena is strangled to death by the brother-in-law of the king when she refuses to submit to him. when Charudatta tries to pawn her jewels, he gets arrested for her murder.
The blazing ’90s (1990-2000)
Oh boy! time flies, doesn’t it? Now we are in the ’90s. The computers are on the boom. New technologies are being developed and Erotic movies are now getting mainstreamed. Check out the following list of sensual and erotic movies that made the buzz in the ’90s.
#1 Basic Instinct
Don’t tell me you didn’t pause on one of the most pausable scenes in the movie-history; the one where Sharon Stone does a leg cross while being interrogated. Well as it happened, that is not the only temperature-raising scene in the movie. Basic Instinct is full of sexual and sensual scenes along with a mystery storyline.
A murder suspect, Catherine Tramell (Sharon Stones) seduces the case investigator Nick Curran (Michael Douglas) into an intense relationship. Things get pretty trippy soon when more related deaths occur and Nick’s lover also seems to be involved in one of them. If you’re into erotic cuisine of movies, then Basic Instinct is the meal you would love every time.
#2 Delta Of Venus (1995)
Set in 1940’s Paris, a young aspiring writer, Elena (Audie England) begins an intense relationship with an erotica author, Lawrence (Costas Mandylor). But to her dismay, she catches him with another woman and leaves him. To support herself, she becomes a nude model and begins writing nude erotica. But the thing is, she can’t write about it before experiencing it firsthand. Well, this is a good philosophy, I must say. And this should be enough to tell you that there’s gonna be a lot of sexual and erotic scenes in this movie. Enjoy!!
#3 Exotica (1994)
Yay!! Strip clubs are now making an entry into our list. So, “Exotica” is the name of a strip club and Francis (Bruce Greenwood) is a tax accountant whose wife and daughter are both dead. He is a regular visitor of the club and loves watching Christina (Mia Kirshner), a stripper shedding her costume, on stage, every night. The club’s manager doesn’t like Francis’ creepy presence and asks him to stay away from the club and the girl. But Francis can’t help it. As the story unfolds, we get to see how the relationship between Francis and Christina turns out to be.
#4 Kamasutra: A tale of love (1996)
Yep, Kamasutra. Another erotic India-Based movie. So the story is as follows: A princess named Tara (Sarita Choudhury) and her maid Maya (Indira Varma) grew together but Maya turns out to be more beautiful than Tara. Tara is struck by jealousy. Maya sleeps with Tara’s husband, King Raj Singh on Tara’s wedding night. As a result, Maya is expelled from the kingdom. She becomes the student of the Kamasutra under the supervision of a prominent courtesan. And guess what, she ends up performing in King Raj Singh’s court. Small world, isn’t it? The movie contains bold sex scenes presented in a sensual way which is definitely gonna raise some heat and more.
The New Century (the 2000’s)
With the beginning of 2000, the Erotic genre of movies also evolved. It became bolder and backed by strong storylines and cast. Fasten your seatbelts because it’s gonna be a hell of an erotic ride in the 2000s.
#1 9 Songs (2004)
In a nutshell, this is a movie about a man who remembers his affair with a woman he met at a rock concert in England. But boy oh boy! does that reminisce contains some graphical explicit sex scenes. Damn! So, you have a rock concert, you have sex scenes (real sex scenes), and that’s how you get 9 songs. There’s no break-ups or make-ups, no titanic tears, it has a casualness and a certain rawness which gives a real-life kind of feel to the movie. Again, there is real sex in the movie!! Like real real. Like explicitly real!
#2 The Dreamers (2003)
Eva Green is beautiful. And in The Dreamers, she has gone for full frontal nudity. The story revolves around 3 people playing a weird sexual game in their home while a “revolution” is breaking out in the city. Matthew (Michael Pitt) is an American student in Paris who becomes a good friend with twins Isabelle (Eva Green) and Theo (Louis Garrel). The trio is a movie-buff. The twins invite Matt to their home when their parents are out for a month. They play a quiz game about movies where the loser has to do what others tell them to do. And this elevates pretty quickly. In one scene, Theo asks Matt to have sex with his sister, Isabella. Oh man! Isabella is a turn on. It’s like a dream, and they are the dreamers. Soon, the reality of the outside world kicks in and wakes them up from their cool, kinky and sensual dream.
#3 Original Sin (2001)
This list is incomplete without mentioning Angelina Jolie. Original Sin is known as one of the most erotic movies of her. She got all the expressions to turn you on through your laptop screens. Luis (Antonio Banderas) is a wealthy Mexican businessman who mail orders a wife, which is Julia (Angelina Jolie). But Julia has something else up her sleeve. She is a con artist and a prostitute who, with her lover, robs wealthy businessmen and then runs away. Luis doesn’t know this and he marries Julia within hours of their meet. They make love. Erotic Love. Physical love. A love which gives us sex scenes memorable for life. Unintentionally, Julia develops feeling for Luis and now she gotta choose between her former lover and Luis.
#4 Lie With Me (2006)
And also have raw sex with me. Leila (played by Lauren Lee Smith) is a Nymphomaniac who has sex with men to fulfill her animal sexual desires. She can be seen masturbating and performing oral sex on a stranger in the first few minutes of the movie. This sets up her identity in the movie. Soon, she finds herself in the middle of her parents’ separation. When she meets David (Eric Balfour), it doesn’t take them long enough (minutes) to roll naked in the couch. This is extreme eroticism. But this time, things are different. David wants a committed relationship from Leila but for a woman with the need of different sexual partners, that’s a very strange demand!
The Present (2010-2019)
We’ve come so far in this little erotic movie journey of ours. We’ve seen pretty hot things, didn’t we? Well, better to take an ice bath, because things are about to get hotter. To raise every single thread of hair on your skin, here are some of the most notable erotic movies from 2010 to 2019:
#1 Nymphomaniac: Vol 1 (2013)
This is hardcore. It’s soft porn as a movie. Where do we start? Alright, So let’s just tell you a little bit about the story and then we’ll come back to the sex and nudity. Nymphomaniac is the story of all the sexual experiences that a middle-aged woman named Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg) has had. The story is narrated by Lee herself to Seligman (Stellan Skarsgard), a man who saved her after a beating.
Now, let’s talk about the eroticism it brings to the table. The movie is full of almost everything, you can think of when it comes to sexual fantasies. Masturbation, Oral sex, Losing virginity, Anal, Lesbian sex, Interracial sex, Threesome, BDSM, everything. And all of these are shown as they are, REAL!! If you still think that it’s not enough then, there is Nymphomaniac Vol 2 as well. Feed your sexual fantasies with these Nymphomaniac movies.
#2 Blue Is The Warmest Colour (2013)
With LGBTQ movement on prime, this coming-of-age flick captures the idea of said topic beautifully. Equipped with one of the most sensual and erotic lesbian sex scenes in the mainstream movie, “Blue Is The Warmest Colour” will definitely give you some arousal moments. The movie is about a French teen Adèle (Adèle Exarchopoulos) who is in a discovering phase of her sexuality. She can’t get the desired sexual satisfaction from men. So, she inclines towards women. When she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, they strike a spark and soon they can be seen undressing each other and exploring their bodies. As the story moves forward, we get to see how the relationship is evolved and where it leads to.
#3 Fifty Shades Of Grey (2015)
You must have seen this. It created a lot of buzz when it was released. It features the gorgeous Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, a young 22 years old college student, and the handsome Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey, a 27 years old successful businessman. Ana is a reserved (and virgin) girl. Grey likes to control everything around him. Ana interviews Grey in her college and develops a little crush on him.
After a few co-incidental meet-ups, Grey offers an S&M relationship with Ana. She didn’t accept it but loses her virginity to him. And this is the beginning of a series of erotic sexual plays between them. The main erotic theme of the movie is BDSM which is depicted with really wild and sensual scenes. From spanking to tie-ups, you’ll find 50 shades of Bondage here.
#4 The Dirty Picture (2011)
For the Bollywood only fans out there, don’t worry, we have “The Dirty Picture” for you guys. Reshma (Vidya Balan) is an ordinary girl from a rural village with extraordinary dreams of becoming one of the biggest stars the South of India has ever witnessed. Her love for films allows her to break free from poverty and try for roles, but she fails at first. Her ordinary appearance stops her from achieving big roles but she manages to get background roles and soon becomes a symbol of attraction in the theatres. Over time, Reshma becomes a huge success, eventually working with big stars and attaining a lot of fame. The movie then progresses by showing how she deals with the hurdles presented to her in the male-dominated film industry.
That was a hell of an erotic ride. Hope you found what you were looking for. We wish you a great movie time with these erotica. Keep your sexual fantasies up and wild. That’s important. See you soon!