15 Movies Steamier Than 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

If the on-screen chemistry between Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades of Grey leaves you more bothered than hot, don't fret, there's plenty of other sexy movies out there to watch instead.

From steamy rom-coms (Pretty Woman, Love and Other Drugs) to swoon-worthy classics (Titanic, The Notebook) to those movies that definitely put the adult in adult drama (Unfaithful, Ghost) we've picked out some of the sexiest films — and their sexiest moments — of all-time to suit your every need. Who needs Fifty Shades when you've got these 15? 


[caption id="attachment_458320" align="aligncenter" width="615"]Titanic [Photo Credit: Paramount][/caption]

A rich debutante (Kate Winslet) and a poor artist (Leonardo DiCaprio) fall in love aboard the doomed ship and their hearts go on.

Sexiest Moment: The lovers sneak away to the steerage and get it on in the back of a car. Steamy, both literally and figurative.


A married woman (Diane Lane) finds herself in a wildly hot affair with a sexy French bookseller (Olivier Martinez). It all goes horribly wrong (as these things tend to do) but before it does, man, it is scorching.

Sexiest moment: Well, take your pick, really. Their first intense rendezvous in his chic SoHo loft, their frenzied tryst in a restaurant bathroom, or their urgent moment of passion in a hallway. It's all so good.

The Notebook

The story about a young summer romance between a wealthy society girl (Rachel McAdams) and a working class boy (Ryan Gosling) that blossomed into a lifelong love affair.

Sexiest Moment: The passionate, long-awaited kiss in the rain that put all other movie kisses in the rain to shame.

Watch Ansel Elgort discuss how much The Notebook makes him cry.

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Out of Sight

What happens when you put a sexy bank robber (George Clooney) and a sexy U.S. Marshal (Jennifer Lopez) in a trunk together? A whole lotta sexiness, in very close quarters, no less.

Sexiest moment: The anticipation and flirting during their hotel stay. Oh yeah, and the very sexy sex they eventually have isn't so bad either.

Little Children

There's admittedly a lot of unsexy things going on in this harrowing suburban drama, but the affair between two married friends— one happily, one not so much (played by Patrick Wilson and Kate Winslet, respectively)— isn't one of them.

Sexiest moment: The laundry room rendezvous. Yowza.


Before there was Fifty Shades, there was Secretary, a movie that explored the BDSM relationship between a secretary (Maggie Gyllenhaal) and her boss (James Spader).

Sexiest Moment: Let's just say there's never been a memo read quite like this.

Pretty Woman

An ambitious businessman (Richard Gere) falls in love with a hooker with a heart of gold (Julia Roberts) and playfully closes her hand in a jewelry box.

Sexiest Moment: When the two make sweet, sweet music together on top of a piano in a hotel bar.

9 1/2 Weeks

An art gallery dealer (Kim Basinger) and a Wall Street trader (Mickey Rourke) have an intense relationship together.

Sexiest Moment: When the couple gives a whole new meaning to playing with your food.


A banker (Patrick Swayze) has an amazing life with his beautiful live-in girlfriend (Demi Moore) until his major league scumbag best friend has him murdered for money.

Sexiest Moment: In happier times, the couple manages to make the most phallic piece of pottery imaginable, while listening to the sexiest song imaginable.

Mr. & Mrs. Smith 

A married couple (Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, before they became a real-life married couple) both find out that they are secretly skilled assassins who have been ordered to take each other out.

Sexiest Moment: If sex fighting is a thing, then these two got it down to an art form.

Risky Business 

A high school student (Tom Cruise) has his world turned upside down after hooking up with a call girl (Rebecca De Mornay).

Sexiest Moment: If their train car is a rockin', don't come a knockin'. 

Y Tu Mamá También

A beautiful woman (Maribel Verdú) embarks on a trip with two teenage boys (Gael García Bernal and Diego Luna) that results in emotional and sexual awakenings.

Sexiest Moment: The three travelers make the best of their time together and have a threesome.

Cruel Intentions 

A spoiled, awful rich boy (Ryan Phillippe) is set up to deceive and take the virginity of a young, smart girl (Reese Witherspoon), but his plan backfires when he falls in love with her.

Sexiest Moment: When the pair lock eyes at the least sexy location in the world (Penn Station) and still manage to have an amazing first time together.

Mulholland Drive 

It's a David Lynch neo-noir mystery, so honestly we have no idea what it's about, we just know it's damn sexy and it stars Naomi Watts and Laura Harring.

Sexiest Moment: Oh, only one of the hottest same-sex love scenes ever put on film.

Love and Other Drugs

A cocky, handsome pharmaceutical sales rep (Jake Gyllenhaal) has a passionate relationship with a beautiful, ailing young woman (Anne Hathaway) and they get naked...a whole lot.

Sexiest Moment: After their first coffee date, the two practically rip each other's clothes off.

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