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14 Of The Most Insane Movie Sex Scenes

Cinema has been around for more than a century, and in that time, it has produced some truly insane sex scenes.

BY EDITORS | Jun 21, 2016 | Film & TV

They can be funny, they can be intense, they can be romantic. They can involve puppets, or multiple people, or pools. Many of which include Tom Cruise or Patrick Swayze, for no particular reason. Here, a few that out-crazy the rest.

1 | Gone Girl

Released: 2014
Directed by: David Fincher
Actors: Rosamund Pike and Neil Patrick Harris 
Fun fact: Pike practised this sex scene using a Dora the Explorer doll. She also requested that she and Harris spend two hours alone on set preparing. 

2 | Eyes Wide Shut

Released: 1999
Directed by: Stanley Kubrick
Actors: Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise
Fun fact: Kubrick died six days after showing the first cut of the film to Cruise, Kidman and studio executives. 

3 | Ghost

Released: 1990
Directed by: Jerry Zucker
Actors: Patrick Swayze and Demi Moor
Fun fact: Moore secured her role because she could cry on command from both eyes. Swayze was cast after the writer cry over his father in an interview. 

4 | Wild Things

Released: 1998
Directed by: John McNaughton
Actors: Denise Richards, Matt Dillon and Neve Campbell
Fun fact: The crew found a dead body before filming a river scene. The police simply anchored the corpse to the shore out of sight untill filming was completed.

5 | Y Tu Mamá También

Released: 2001
Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón
Actors: Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna and Ana López Mercado
Fun fact: Luna is not circumcised. The penis you see is pure prosthetic. 

6 | Mulholland Drive

Released: 2001
Directed by: David Lynch
Actors: Naomi Watts and Laura Harring
Fun fact: Watts, facing eviction and the loss of her health insurance, almost quit after filming wrapped. Nicole Kidman talked her into staying, and here we are today.

7 | Top Gun

Released: 1986
Directed by: Tony Scott
Actors: Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis
Fun fact: Cruise forgot his line after the car chase scene, so he kissed McGillis instead. It stuck.

8 | Road House

Released: 1989
Directed by: Rowdy Herrington
Actors: Patrick Swayze and Kelly Lynch
Fun fact: Ronda Rousey will star in a remake of the film. Hopefully the new version will not include a painful-looking sex scene against a brick wall.

9 | Team America

Released: 2004
Directed by: Trey Parker
Actors: Two puppets voiced by Trey Parker and Kristen Miller
Fun fact: After showing an initial version of the film to the Motion Picture Association, the board gave it an NC-17 rating for the sex scene. After at least nine edits with different sex scenes, the film finally got an R rating. 

10 | Shoot 'Em Up

Released: 2007
Directed by: Michael Davis
Actors: Clive Owen and Monica Bellucci
Fun fact: This film had a body count of 151, nine during this sex scene. 

11 | American Psycho

Released: 2000 
Directed by: Mary Harron 
Actors: Cara Seymour, Guinevere Turner and Christian Bale
Fun fact: Bale based his Patrick Bateman off Tom Cruise, as he called it "this very intense friendliness with nothing behind the eyes." 

12 | Risky Business

Released: 1983
Directed by: Paul Brickman
Actors: Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay
Fun fact: This movie, in which Tom Cruise wears Ray-Ban Wayfarer, boosted sales of the model by 50 percent. 

13 | Showgirls

Released: 1995
Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
Actors: Elizabeth Berkley and Kyle McLachlan
Fun fact: Verhoeven was the first peron to show up in person to the Razzie Awards and collect the awards for Worst Director and Worst Picture.

14 | MacGruber

Released: 2010
Directed by: Jorma Taccone
Actors: Will Forte and Maya Rudolph
Fun fact: Rudolph was eight months pregnant while shooting her scenes. 

From: Esquire US.