Raw TV star Dermot Murphy said filming the raunchy sex scenes in his new no-holds-barred movie Animals was "embarrassing". The actor, who played Bob Geldof in Bohemian Rhapsody, also said he did not enjoy watching them on the big screen. Writer Emma Jane Unsworth revealed she deliberately made the sex scenes as excruciating as possible to show what women had to put up with in real life. The film centres on two female friends in their 30s, Laura and Tyler, played by Holliday Grainger and Alia Shawkat, who live a hedonistic lifestyle in Dublin, drinking, partying and taking drugs. Murphy plays a poet who chases Laura and during one explicit sex scene, he suddenly stops and takes cocaine to use as a sex toy. She is not impressed and storms off.
'Awkward and excruciating' - Animals sex scenes were tough to watch, says Dermot Murphy
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Skip navigation! Story from Movies. It was instantly controversial, and the film was condemned by American censor Joseph Breen as "highly — even dangerously — indecent. Depictions of female pleasure are still few and far between, and the subject of mass cultural debate. More often than not, orgasm scenes are included to cater to the male gaze, rather than as a real-life depiction of a woman enjoying a sexual encounter. Of the ones that have made it into the zeitgest, the vast majority feature white cis-women, having sex with white male partners. This is the kind of thing we can aspire to, and deserve.
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