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This Is Why Watching a Sex Scene Might Be Making You Uncomfortable

The audience will never be prepared for this awkward moment.





The movie industry always snips a love storyline into their films. It adds a connection between the characters, and we are suckers for romance. However, the sex scenes in movies are outrageously uncomfortable. To be honest with you, it doesn’t make any sense why it’s there.


A sex scene is the audience’s worst two to four minutes of their life. You can be watching a movie alone in your room and get stuck watching people make love. You might just take a peek at your phone so the scene passes. It’s even worse when you are with friends and family. It’s an awkward shared moment you will never bring up again … literally ever. You plan to go to the theaters to catch the newest blockbuster, but you don’t plan to sit and watch a sex scene in front of a big screen.


Most mainstream movies throw in a sex scene like it’s paprika to a dish. “Christmas with The Kranks” has a sex scene, not one of Tim Allen’s finest holiday movies, but it’s sprinkled in. It doesn’t really add to the plot. In “Seinfeld,” it’s noted Jerry gets laid all the time. However, we never see a scene with him in bed. The story can continue without audiences enduring a soft glimpse of missionary.