50 Sexiest Movie Scenes

Barbarella (1968)

The Scene: Barbarella (Jane Fonda) gives a demonstration in how to get undressed in zero-gravity.

Sexiest Moment: When she kicks off the leg of her space-suit and it becomes clear she's wearing nothing underneath.

Secretary (2002)

The Scene: Lee Holloway (Maggie Gyllenhaal) gets a taste for what her new boss E. Edward Grey (James Spader) is like when he bends her over the desk for a spanking.

Sexiest Moment: Shock mixed with lust, as Lee realises she likes having her arse paddled until it's raw.

Blue Valentine (2010)

The Scene: Dean Pereira (Ryan Gosling) goes down on girlfriend Cindy Heller (Michelle Williams).

Sexiest Moment: That's it - but you wouldn't believe the furore it caused with American censors.

Get Carter (1971)

The Scene: Stuck in Newcastle, Jack Carter (Michael Caine) calls London lover Anna (Britt Ekland) for a phone sex quickie.

Sexiest Moment: Keen to take his mind off from the boarding house landlady sitting in front of him, Jack starts to roleplay: "When we're in South America, we'll make love in the sun. Roll over... and make love again... and again... "

Sex And Lucia (2001)

The Scene: Lucia (Paz Vega) and Lorenzo (Tristan Ulloa) take snaps with a Polaroid while they're having sex.

Sexiest Moment: Afterwards, the two go to a cafe where they tease each other by flashing the photographs in public.

Wild Things (1998)

The Scene: High school guidance counsellor Sam Lombardo (Matt Dillon) enjoys a two-fer with students Kelly Van Ryan (Denise Richards) and Suzie Toller (Neve Campbell).

Sexiest Moment: "Never let the sun go down on an argument," Sam insists as he pushes the girls together for a snog.

Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

The Scene: Brad Hamilton (Judge Reinhold) cracks one off while spying on Linda Barrett (Phoebe Cates).

Sexiest Moment: The fantasy wank, as dripping-wet Linda emerges from a swimming pool and removes her red bikini.

Batman Returns (1992)

The Scene: After much foreplay in fetish wear, Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer) gets Batman (Michael Keaton) where she wants him: under the mistletoe.

Sexiest Moment: Catwoman licks him from chin to mask. Well, she does think she's a cat.

Monsters' Ball (2001)

The Scene: Grieving widow Leticia Musgrove (Halle Berry) asks Hank Grotowski (Billy Bob Thornton), her husband's executioner, to "make me feel good." He wasn't expecting that.

Sexiest Moment: He thinks she wants it rough, but she gradually takes charge and makes things unexpectedly tender.

A History Of Violence (2005)

The Scene: Finding out that husband 'Tom' (Viggo Mortensen) used to be a killer has done wonders for Edie Stall's (Maria Bello) libido.

Sexiest Moment: The couple doesn't even make it upstairs, doing the old up 'n' down on the stairs. Watch out for carpet burns.