Bedridden Nights Diary

A list of films I made for my wife while she was confined to bed rest and craved some excitement.
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1.
Intimacy (2001)
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A failed London musician meets once a week with a woman for a series of intense sexual encounters to get away from the realities of life. But when he begins inquiring about her, it puts their relationship at risk. (119 mins.)
 
2.
Chloe (2009)
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A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the marriage in danger. (96 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
3.
The Center of the World (2001)
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A couple checks into a suite in Las Vegas. In flashbacks we see that he's a computer whiz on the verge of becoming a dot.com millionaire... (88 mins.)
Director: Wayne Wang
 
4.
8 ½ Women (1999)
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Following the death of a mother, a father and son open up a brothel in their Genevan estate after watching . (118 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
 
5.
Rape Me (2000)
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Two young women, marginalised by society, go on a destructive tour of sex and violence. Breaking norms and killing men - and shattering the complacency of polite cinema audiences. (77 mins.)
 
6.
Rated X (2000 TV Movie)
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Biopic of notorious Mitchell Brothers who opened up a successful San Francisco strip club and thriving porn business that lead to a downward spiral of power and greed. (115 mins.)
Director: Emilio Estevez
 
7.
The Dreamers (2003)
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A young American studying in Paris in 1968 strikes up a friendship with a French brother and sister. Set against the background of the '68 Paris student riots. (115 mins.)
 
8.
Dot the I (2003)
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Young lovers in London are wrapped up in a love triangle that may not be exactly what it seems. (92 mins.)
 
9.
Secret Things (2002)
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Two young women find themselves struggling to survive in Paris, street-wise Nathalie, a stripper, and naïve Sandrine... (115 mins.)
 
10.
Sex with Strangers (2002 Documentary)
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A documentary film about couples that swing. (105 mins.)
 
11.
Ken Park (2002)
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Ken Park is about several Californian skateboarders' lives and relationships with and without their parents. (93 mins.)
 
12.
A Snake of June (2002)
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A man and woman fall into an erotic nightmare when they are stalked by a disturbed man. (77 mins.)
 
13.
Head in the Clouds (2004)
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HEAD IN THE CLOUDS is a sweeping romantic drama set in 1930's England, Paris, and Spain. Gilda Bessé... (132 mins.)
Director: John Duigan
 
14.
9 Songs (2004)
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In London, England, love blooms between an American college student, named Lisa, and an English glaciologist, named Matt, where over the next few months in between attending rock concerts, the two lovers have intense sexual encounters. (71 mins.)
 
15.
All About Anne (2006 Video)
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When a twenty something year old black lesbian Creole woman moves migrates from Minnesota to New York to find her freedom and independence, she encounters many exciting adventures. (16 mins.)
Director: Sekiya Dorsett
 
16.
Lie with Me (2005)
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An outgoing, sexually aggressive young woman meets and begins a torrid affair with an equally aggressive young man in which their affair begins to bring a strain on their personal lives. (93 mins.)
Director: Clement Virgo
 
17.
The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)
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The life of Bettie Page, a 1950s pin-up model and one of the first sex icons in America, who became the target of a Senate investigation due to her risqué bondage photos. (91 mins.)
Director: Mary Harron
 
18.
The Wayward Cloud (2005)
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Hsiao-Kang, now working as a pornographic actor, meets Shiang-chyi once again. Meanwhile, the city of Taipei faces a water shortage that makes the sales of watermelons skyrocket. (114 mins.)
Director: Ming-liang Tsai
 
19.
Farewell, My Queen (2012)
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A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the first days of the French Revolution. (100 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
20.
Bel Ami (2012)
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A chronicle of a young man's rise to power in Paris via his manipulation of the city's wealthiest and most influential women. (102 mins.)
 
21.
Q (2011)
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In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire. (103 mins.)
Director: Laurent Bouhnik
 
22.
Closer (2004)
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The relationships of two couples become complicated and deceitful when the man from one couple meets the woman of the other. (104 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
23.
Shame (2011)
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A man's carefully cultivated private life is disrupted when his sister arrives for an indefinite stay. (101 mins.)
Director: Steve McQueen
 
24.
Boogie Nights (1997)
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The story of a young man's adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s. (155 mins.)
 
25.
Do It! (2003)
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Tinto Brass - The maestro of Italian erotica is back! Lies, subterfuge, betrayal and mischief - FALLO! is a collection of six stories based on the joys of sexuality and the eroticism of a new generation of women. (90 mins.)
Director: Tinto Brass
 
26.
Cheeky (2000)
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While scouting out apartments in London for her Venetian boyfriend, Carla rents an apartment that overlooks the Thames. There she meet the lesbian hyper-horny real estate agent Moira. (86 mins.)
Director: Tinto Brass
 
27.
The Ages of Lulu (1990)
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The story of a young woman's descent into the kinky and dangerous sexual underground in Madrid. (95 mins.)
Director: Bigas Luna
 
28.
Pola X (1999)
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A young writer becomes intrigued with a mysterious dark-haired woman who claims to be his long-lost sister and he begin an unusual relationship with her prompting a downward spiral involving his domineering mother and lovely fiancée (134 mins.)
Director: Leos Carax
 
29.
Better Than Chocolate (1999)
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Two attractive young lesbians, Maggie and Kim, meet in Vancouver, develop a passionate romance, and move in together... (101 mins.)
Director: Anne Wheeler
 
30.
The Band (2009)
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When lead singer Jimmy Taranto dumps his girlfriend Candy then his rock band Gutter Filth, Candy decides to take his place in the band... (90 mins.)
Director: Anna Brownfield
 
31.
Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love (1996)
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Two female friends become sexual rivals at maturity. (117 mins.)
Director: Mira Nair
 
32.
The Chinese Botanist's Daughters (2006)
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At the house of a famous Chinese botanist teacher his daughter and a female intern fall in love with each other - a forbidden love that must be kept secret. (105 mins.)
Director: Sijie Dai
 
33.
Close My Eyes (1991)
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After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie, who is now married... (108 mins.)
 
34.
The Lover (1992)
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In 1929 French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other. (115 mins.)
 
35.
The Piano Teacher (2001)
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A young man romantically pursues his masochistic piano teacher. (131 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
36.
Zebra Lounge (2001 TV Movie)
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A husband and wife, dissatisfied with their banal suburban existence, take a walk on the wild side one night with a couple they meet at the Zebra Lounge. (93 mins.)
Director: Kari Skogland
 
37.
Kiss Me Again (2006)
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A married couple decides to test the boundaries of their relationship with a seductive Spanish woman. When an unlikely relationship ensues, all three are forced to rethink their definition of love. (103 mins.)
 
38.
Thirst (2009)
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Through a failed medical experiment, a priest is stricken with vampirism and is forced to abandon his ascetic ways. (133 mins.)
Director: Chan-wook Park
 
39.
Female Perversions (1996)
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An ambitious female attorney wallows in excess and meaningless sex with both male and female partners, while dealing with her personal life problems including helping her kleptomaniac sister. (119 mins.)
 
40.
Room in Rome (2010)
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A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls. (109 mins.)
Director: Julio Medem