Alternate Films to Fifty Shades of Grey

Belle de Jour-1967Last Tango in Paris-1972Looking for some erotica, bondage or plain old adult entertainment? Here’s a list of films some of you might want to check out instead of going to see Fifty Shades of Grey this Valentine weekend. And you can watch them from the comfort of your home through video on demand or dvd/blu-ray purchase.

Emmanuelle II-1975Emmanuelle-1974

Belle de Jour (1967)
Director Luis Buñuel. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, and Michel Piccoli

Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Director Bernardo Bertolucci. Starring Marlon Brando, Maria Schneider, and Maria Michi

Emmanuelle (1974)
Director Just Jaeckin. Starring Sylvia Kristel, Alain Cuny, and Marika Green

The Story of O-1975Body Heat-1981Emmanuelle (1975)
Director Francis Giacobetti. Starring Sylvia Kristel, Umberto Orsini, and Frédéric Lagache

The Story of O (1975)
Director Just Jaeckin. Starring Corinne Cléry, Udo Kier, and Anthony Steel

Nine 1:2 Weeks-1986The Hunger-1983

Body Heat (1981)
Director Lawrence Kasdan. Starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, and Richard Crenna

The Hunger (1983)
Director Tony Scott. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Susan Sarandon, and David Bowie

Nine 1/2 Weeks (1986)
Director Adrian Lyne. Starring Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, and Margaret Whitton