With erotic thrillers, the likelihood of astonishment runs parallel to the assurance of knowing precisely what you’ll get: intrigue, infidelity, conspiracy, obsession, doubles, misdirection, insatiable corruption and corrupting insatiability.
To view Body of Evidence through the lens of Camp is to acknowledge the film’s aesthetic merits despite its emotional ineptitude.
Veronica & Chad sit down with Travis Woods—contributing editor & erotic thriller aficionado—to talk through a movie he considers one of the "icons of the genre," the 1993 Sharon Stone/William Baldwin film, Sliver.
American Gigolo helped create and define Richard Gere as an actor with uniquely chameleon sex appeal. But how?
In Crash, sex on-screen becomes just another means of emotional dislocation and of situating the viewer in the emptiness of the present.