Forbidden passions are shown in E.L. James’s 50 Shades of Grey trilogy, which is based on the novels.
He is a young multi-billionaire, Christian Grey. As the CEO of a huge firm, Grey Enterprises Holdings Inc., it appears that he has already achieved what most people hope to accomplish in their lives. When Ana steps in to cover for her ill roommate, she is a naive young woman who only wants to interview Grey for the newspaper. Intimidating to her, she regards the young entrepreneur as exceptionally intelligent, pleasant, and courteous.
It’s possible that he possessed these characteristics at an early age, which helped him achieve such great success. The self-proclaimed dull Ana seems to be grabbing Grey’s attention as well. When she leaves the interview, she can’t get the mysterious man out of her mind, so they agree to meet again for the second time.
As they begin to develop affections for one another, things become increasingly intimate. He trusts Ana with a collection of sexual preferences that he has kept from the rest of the world.
As the two go on a path of sexual discovery, Ana, who has never experienced anything like it before, finds it alluring. Grey, who appears to be flawless on the surface, has some flaws of his own. Is it possible to accept one’s defects as a sign of one’s actual nature? As the film progresses, it does a great job of answering that question.
Check out some movies like 50 Shades of Grey if you enjoyed this one.
1. Pretty Woman
The worlds of businessman Edward Lewis and prostitute Vivian intersect when the two ask each other for directions. In order for them to spend time together while he is in town, he proposes a business deal.
Other people are perplexed as to how she and her boyfriend are still together after such a radical change in her lifestyle, which she eventually adjusts to. As they begin to fall love one other, they must put aside their differences if they are to have a future together. If you’re seeking for a film that’s both funny and charming, make sure to see Pretty Woman.
2. Basic Instinct
Trammel is being probed after the death of a rock star, but authorities are obliged to let her free when they find no evidence that links her to the crime. In a surprising twist, one of her alibis is a crime book created by her that accurately depicts the setting and connects it to real-world events. Nick Curran, a detective with a mystery past of his own, does not believe her story and sets off on his own to investigate the case.
Detective Curran’s next victim is Trammel, a lovely seductress who enjoys tampering with people’s minds and turning them into characters in her own books. Is he going to find out before he dies like the others? After all this time, can he give up this illicit romance?
3. Mr. and Mrs. Smith
Despite the fact that they appear to be a regular couple, the Smiths’ marriage has been dulled by their everyday routines. However, both of them are trained assassins who have kept this secret from each other for a long time. The spark that had dissipated over the years is resurrected when they discover the true identity of their significant other.
Each must determine how to handle the issue when they are given the task of killing the other, but they go back and forth in an elimination contest to show who is best. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were in a relationship during the making of the movie, so we can expect to witness a lot of chemistry between them.
This is a narrative about a nymphomaniac, or to put it another way, a sex addict, named Joe, who isn’t embarrassed of her so-called sickness, as the title suggests. She, on the other hand, sees sexuality as a vital part of mankind and accepts it. The agony is compounded by the fact that she must keep feeding her addiction in order to maintain her composure and focus.
Unlike other men, Jerome appreciates her wild side because of the rawness that comes with her actual personality. Because if she doesn’t keep a close eye on her desires, they might quickly turn into a full-blown addiction. Is there a happy ending in store for them? To find out, watch Nymphomaniac.
5. Wild Things
Exactly like the title says, Wild Things is a raucous and sensual adventure that will take you on a sensual journey. After two teens accused their guidance counselor of raping them, he was jailed, but he maintains his innocence and hopes his lawyer can prove it. Detective Duquette, on the other hand, believes that this case is not as straightforward as it appears and intends to find out the truth.
In the beginning, it appears that the three have devised a strategy that would benefit them in some way, but disagreements among the group make them more likely to make blunders. Do you think the detective will be able to solve the case in time?
6. Cruel Intentions
If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to live out your sexual dreams, Cruel Intentions is the film for you. For the sake of a good laugh, the two step-siblings challenge one other to sex with strangers, simply for the pleasure of it.
As the games become too easy for Katheryn, she challenges him to seduce Annette, an innocent girl who appears to be unreachable at first glance. If he’s successful, he’ll get the sweetest reward of all: a step-sibling connection.
In the midst of Sebastian’s challenge, he discovers something new, something he has never experienced before. With these newfound feelings, he is at a loss. Is it possible that the games will end up costing him the happiness he’s always sought?
7. Friends With Benefits
Friendship develops rapidly between emotionally scarred Jamie and Dylan after a string of terrible relationships. When it comes to new relationships, they’re both too traumatized, and they’re fed up with the inevitable drama that ensues. As a result, they conclude that sex isn’t going to fundamentally alter their relationship.
There are doubts about the success of their arrangement, but they’re convinced that they haven’t felt this liberated in a long time and will persevere. In spite of this, they begin to fall in love with each other.
If you’re a fan of films like 50 Shades of Grey, you’ll like Friends With Benefits.
8. No Strings Attached
In the same year as Friends With Benefits, this film has to be included on the list because of its nearly identical plot and release date. It is much more unlikely that Emma and Adam, who have known each other for years, can develop feelings for each other while keeping their friendship intact. After a string of failed attempts to impress strangers, they’re hoping this arrangement will be the one that keeps them together.
Their ground rules include not lying, being jealous, or having any expectations placed on them. Is love going to get in the way of the perfect relationship where you don’t have to worry about the future? You may have realized by now that there would be issues and they will have to face the repercussions of their actions.
9. The Girl Next Door
However, for straight-A students, there are a few memorable moments during their time in school.
Matthew’s next-door neighbor, Danielle, will be his date. She eventually confronts him and decides to break him out of his secluded lifestyle because he’s always staring across the window for a glimpse of her.
Finding out Danielle used to be an adult film actress has left him in disbelief and confused on how to proceed with pursuing her. Prior to his encounter with her, he had no idea that individuals had to battle for the things they want in life.
An accidental contact with a stranger who rescues Connie after she trips and injuries herself will forever alter her life, despite her having a loving husband and a loving son. In order to express her gratitude for his assistance, she arranges another meeting with him, which leads to an affair and a chain of disastrous occurrences. When she’s around him, she loses all sense of self-control and risks ruining her picture-perfect existence for a whim.
In order to uncover the truth, the husband hires an investigator to follow his wife around, no matter how painful it may be. When he learns of his wife’s betrayal, things take a turn for the worse. In the end, things will never be the same as they were before Four lives have been ruined because of a single mistake. Despite the title, this is not a sexy movie. This subtle feature will cause you to ponder your own love preferences in a more profound way.
11. The Dreamers
Matthew, an American exchange student in Paris, meets the local twins, Isabelle and Theo, while watching a student riot.
They become fast friends when they realize they have similar tastes in movies and opposing personality qualities in common. After their parents leave town, the two persuade Matthew to move in with them, allowing them to pursue some of their most cherished desires.
Matthew notices how inseparable the three siblings who have been close to him are. However, things start to go wrong when he unintentionally causes a gap amongst these once-close family members.
When he was younger, he was enamored by their free-spirited natures, but now he can’t keep up. Who knows where they’ll finish up? You’ll find out if you see the movie.
12. Don Jon
Only a few things are truly important to Jon Martello: vehicles, family, friends, girls, the church, and pornography. If he wants to have a meaningful relationship with Barbara, he has to give up the last one, namely porn, which is difficult for Jon as he has never had a real link with any woman before. It’s a great combination of a well-written plot with a cast of humorous characters in the form of Jon’s family and friends.
As he tries to preserve his first meaningful relationship, Jon begins to question whether or not she’s truly worth it, and he is forced to make a decision. Aside from his role as Jon, Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a great actor, writer, and director, surprising viewers with his range of talents.
13. Take This Waltz
After meeting on an aircraft, it appears like Margot and Daniel were meant for each other. When we find out Margot is already married, it appears to be another one of those wonderful love stories. It’s possible that the stagnation in her marriage to Lou has prompted her to look elsewhere for stimulation.
In order to make the proper decision, she has to examine her own situation and reassess her feelings for Daniel, who she can’t seem to let go of. She does her best, but she can’t seem to choose between the two, making her question why the stranger even met her. She tries.
14. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… And Spring
An aging master is teaching a young novice how to run a remote monastery in the middle of a forest. Until a young girl arrives seeking treatment for her ailment, no other humans can be located anywhere around. Adolescent boys who have never seen a girl develop sexual impulses for her and abandon their spiritual selves to satisfy those desires.
Girl gets better and boy goes with her into a world he’s not familiar with, following her as she recovers People are compelled to adapt to the changing seasons, and so are they. A cinematic experience like no other may be had in this critically acclaimed drama/romance
15. The Piano Teacher
Erika Kohut is an accomplished pianist who also enjoys passing on her talent by teaching. Even in her forties, the only thing that gives her joy is the hidden world of obsessions and desires that she keeps hidden from the rest of her family. She still lives at home with her mother. Their forbidden yearning for each other pushes them past the boundaries of teacher-student relationships.
Despite the fact that this isn’t a love story, the student’s desire to transcend beyond the physical complicates things even further. Throughout this critically acclaimed film, Isabelle Huppert provides a performance of a lifetime as the title character.