Episode 6: Female Nudity in Cinema

 

When The Supreme Court ruled in 1957 that nudity was not in itself considered obscene, it set the stage for exposed boobs, butts and bush to run wild on the silver screenIn the concluding part of our examination of nudity in movies we'll discuss the glory of the naked female body celebrated (and exploited) throughout the last century of film in A History of Female Nudity in Cinema.

 
 

LINKS TO A FEW OF THE FEMALE NUDITY FILMS WE DISCUSS

Le Coucher de la Mariée AKA Bridegroom's Dilemma (free but nudity scene is missing)

Tarzan and His Mate (the nude scene, duh)

Blow Up ($3.99 on Amazon)

Caligula (free on Youtube, not worth paying for)

S.O.B. ($2.99 on Youtube)

Basic Instinct ($3.99 on Amazon)

Body of Evidence (free on Amazon, also not worth paying for)

The Piano (2.99 on Youtube)

Monster's Ball ($3.99 on Amazon)

 

BONUS: Audrey Munson

Check out this article.

 

BONUS: MUYBRIDGE FILMS