This list has tried to include only those films where there are tension and competition between three parties. They may not necessarily be romantic films; all the films included that have shown love triangles in a subtle way, whether they focus on war, action, suspense, horror, or psychological elements.
You know what's even better than an on-screen romance? An on-screen love triangle! After all, what girl doesn't want two gorgeous men fighting over her affection?
The British/American co-production My Lover, My Son stars Romy Schneider as Frances, the unhappy wife of businessman Robert (Donald Houston). When her lover is accidentally drowned, Frances turns to her teenage son James (Dennis Waterman) for comfort. Her husband doesn't like this set-up and bundles Jam.With Romy Schneider, Donald Houston, Dennis Waterman and Patricia Brake. Directed by John Newland. Based on a a story by Wilbur Stark and a novel by Edward Grierson. In English.
the unhappy wife of businessman Robert (Donald Houston). When her lover is accidentally drowned, Frances turns to her teenaged son James (Dennis Waterman) for comfort. Her husband doesn't like this set-up and bundles James off to college, but upon his return the boy enters into an affair with his own mother. Robert discovers the incestuous couple in an embrace and reacts violently, whereupon Frances kills him in self defense.
An intimate scene in a REAL Sex Between Actors movie is either played by any substitute or is edited, and this is not what most of us think. Believe it or not but most of the scenes are performed in reality by the actors including a sex scene. Yes, this is true.
Those hot and heavy sex scenes in films can at times look so believable that it leaves viewers wondering whether or not the actors were really getting it on. While many stars deny that they would get it on with a co-star on screen, there are a select few actors who admitted that their steamy scenes were truly unsimulated sex.
Some movies blow up at the box office because the celeb cast is so exciting we can't wait to slap down our coin. Some others kill it because they're filled with so many superheroes that we run to the nearest cineplex to see all the grandeur in IMAX. And then there are those that have sex. Not just a sex scene, but one of those 'controversial' sex scenes that makes it past the infamous NC-17 rating. Those are rare, but when they happen, lots of guys simply can't help but take a gander.
Over the many years of filmmaking, the gradual acceptance of sex on film has taken us to the place where rumors of actors actually having sex on film in mainstream cinema swirl wildly around some of the biggest ones. Most recently, Blue Is the Warmest Color garnered as much attention for its 20-minute lesbian sex scene as it did for its brilliant portrayal of a real romantic relationship.