5 Most Awkward Sex Scenes In Film

4. Any Hong Sang Soo Film

oh!soo-jung8 If you are not familiar with Korean filmmaker Hong Sang Soo's work then let this be your first incentive. For anyone that has seen all (or even some) of his work you will be aware of his gift for portraying the uncomfortable moments that can occur before, during and after sexual intercourse. I would go as far to say that Hong Sang Soo is the king of the awkward sex scene. From drinking sessions that lead to students having sex with their professors (Hong notorious for getting his actors drunk on set), to one night stands that are disrupted by momentary erectile dysfunction. Let€™s not forgot the famous line from Hong's 1998 film "The Power of Kangwon Province", where one of the girls is unable to have sex due to being on her period, resulting in her love interest responding unenthusiastically with ... "ah ... just give me head then ..."
Contributor
Contributor

Filmmaker, cinephile, gamer, boxing lover (spectator) and all around contrarian. Currently researching for the Game and Technology company Hitari and Film Collective Black Country Cinema.