Movies have constantly pushed at the boundaries of sexual representation, outraging censors, transgressing taboos and opening up formerly forbidden realms of sensual pleasure. Whether through an exploration of our dreamiest fantasies or our darkest desires, films have expanded our repertoire of erotic images and challenged who we are as sexual beings.

Douglas Keesey’s Contemporary Erotic Cinema Kamera Book discusses erotic cinema from the last 40 years, exploring erotic genres, themes and acts and analysing the sex scenes from over 100 films.

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