Reflections on the absence of sex in American movies.

Scary stuff

When was the last time you saw a mainstream American movie that included an erotic scene? Hard as I try to summon it, I can’t remember. 9 1/2 Weeks? Guns and violence are unfurled at the slightest provocation, but intimate sexual scenes are almost non-existent. There are many reasons for this. In order to be massively profitable, Hollywood films need to play not only in…