Shailene Woodley On The Importance Of 'Truthful' Sexuality In Coming-Of-Age Movies

October 20, 2014 9:08 PM

7 0

Okay, this is more a series of moments than a single moment. 2012 brought a refreshing number of films that tackled formerly taboo aspects of sexuality. "The Sessions" explored an unconventional love story between a physically disabled man and his sex surrogate, "For A Good Time Call" showcased the rewards female friendship, as hilariously revealed through the two main characters' adventures as phone sex operators. "Magic Mike" took on the world of male strippers, "Elles" complicated the notion that student prostitutes are victims, and "Hysteria" told the story of the invention of the vibrator with humor and wit. If you haven't seen these films, we recommend you go rent them ASAP.

The famous "Harry Potter" author proved her, um, flexibility by publishing her first novel for adults, which turned out to be very, very adult. According to Gawker's count, "The Casual Vacancy" contains the word "breast" 17 times, "condom" 10 times, "c*nt" 8 times, "f*ck" 214 times and some variatio...

Read more

To category page

Loading...