Turn Up the Heat With 9 of the Sexiest Movies of All Time

And be prepared to get in the mood.

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As the weather gets colder and the days get shorter, we need a little something to turn up the heat, if you know what I mean. No, I'm not talking a super-chic, oversized faux-fur coat (though that will do, too). I'm thinking more along the lines of a few sexy movies for a cozy night in cuddled up on the couch with your partner — or yourself.

After all it is cuffing season, so we're all longing for a little passion in our lives to fill the long nights. And we've all been there re-playing the spicy scenes in your favorite romance or watching the Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 honeymoon scene on repeat (don't lie, you've done it). There's nothing like some good movie magic. Which is why we've rounded up the nine sexiest movies of all time that'll certainly play up the romance and perhaps even put you in the mood.

50 Shades of Grey

When inexperienced college student Anastasia (Dakota Johnson) meets a successful business executive Christian (Jamie Dornan), the two find themselves drawn to each other and soon pursue an intense affair, during which Christian introduces Anastasia to the world of sex, luxury, and BDSM.

Blue Is the Warmest Color

The French flick follows to two young girls, Adèle and aspiring painter, Emma, who fall in love. The arousing film is based off the graphic novel of the same title.

Cruel Intentions

This sexy film from '99 stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon, and Selma Blair, in a twisted story about a girl who bets sex with her step-brother if he can seduce a virgin dedicated to waiting for marriage. The chemistry is so palpable between Phillippe and Witherspoon that they married the year it was released.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

This film captures the desires of a forbidden love between a French aristocratic woman and the female painter hired to commission her portrait.

Magic Mike

Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey, Joe Manganiello, Matthew Bomer, Alex Pettyfer, and Adam Rodriguez play a group of successful male strippers who seductively dance in G-strings. Sign me up.


A classic and tragic romance with a few steamy scenes between a very sexy young Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet. That car scene, that hand-print, "paint me like one of your French girls." 'Nough said.

Eyes Wide Shut

Sexual fantasies, masked orgies, and Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise while married IRL? Say less.

Call Me By Your Name

This sensual film based off the novel of the same name follows a Elio Perlman, played by the Timothée Chalamet, who explores his sexuality through an affair with his father's intern Oliver, during a summer in the Italian countryside. And I've never looked at peaches the same again.

Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1

I don't know if it's the long-awaited de-flowering of two abstinent lovers or if it's Edward's sexy vampire strength breaking the bed. All I know is that honeymoon sequence is hot. Call me crazy, but it still gets me 10 years later.

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