Jean Genet Bedfellows: That first Cannes screening provoked William Morris Agency to drop Sevigny as a client, but Sevigny would soon prove she was just getting started. I remember it like this: The sex scene Three sexy actors get up to a number of scantily clad—and fully nude—encounters in a book-lined hothouse apartment. To foreign audiences, this was a shocking and delightful way to begin a movie. Impressively, though, Secretary does double duty:
Watch people watch other people watch other other people doing it for science.
Just Jaeckin Bedfellows: The sex scene Profoundly embarrassed by their wayward spouses, Elena Allen and Jim Sheridan take matters into their own hands, fleeing a key party and attempting to have some revenge sex in the front seat of a skidding car.