The story of a mod London photographer who believes he has photographed a murder. Because this company had no agreement with the Production Code office as MGM did , the frontal nudity and explicit scenes were allowed to remain in the film. Some of these nude scenes included the famous international models cast in the film. Stars Vanessa Redgrave and David Hemmings also participated in semi-nudity. This proved to be very daring for the time and was a large part of the controversy, evidenced in this famous semi-nude image of Vanessa Redgrave.
Blow-Up tussles with Monster's Ball for top sex scene title
Blow-Up tussles with Monster's Ball for top sex scene title | Film | The Guardian
Blow-Up , British-Italian thriller, released in , that was the first full-length English-language film of Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni. While wandering through a park, he photographs a young woman played by Vanessa Redgrave and her lover. Redgrave follows him home, demanding the film, which intensifies his desire to see what he has captured. Upon developing the pictures, he finds that he may have recorded a murder in progress. Though designated for art-house theatres, the film became a critical and box-office hit.
A steamy encounter between David Hemmings and supermodel Veruschka in cult 60s film Blow-Up was today named the hottest sex scene ever in a list compiled by Premiere. Premiere's favoured frolic - in which Hemmings's arty photographer directs the model for a special photo shoot - occurs in Michelangelo Antonioni's landmark film shot in The magazine said the film remains an "incomparably cool and fresh" piece of erotic moviemaking.
A steamy encounter between David Hemmings and supermodel Veruschka in cult 60s film Blow-Up has been named the hottest sex scene ever. The frolic - in which the arty lensman played by Hemmings directs the Prussian beauty in a very special photo shoot - topped the list compiled by Premiere. The magazine said the Michelangelo Antonioni film shot in still remains an "incomparably cool and fresh" piece of erotic moviemaking. He said: "Marilyn liked to lie on me and grind, and as soon as she knew she'd aroused me, she'd look down on me as if to say, 'There you are, you naughty boy.