There is a new wave of sexual frankness in cinema

“…considering that sex is a pretty significant preoccupation for society in general, and considering that pornography can be accessed by anyone with a Wi-Fi connection, the surprise is not that there is so much sex in today’s art-house cinema. It’s that there’s so little. On-screen disembowellings are commonplace, after all. Shouldn’t we be perturbed that Hollywood is so ready to show human bodies being penetrated by a knife or an axe, but not by anything more pleasurable?”

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http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/lets-do-it-how-sex-in-cinema-is-getting-physical-9129034.html