Full-frontal male nudity is perhaps the biggest taboo in Hollywood, but that hasn't stopped some pretty famous actors from dropping trou and showing off what they're packing. Yes, these men are dedicated to the craft, and they hold nothing back. Here are some of the most famous and infamous male nude scenes in film history. In this biopic of the famed sexologist Alfred Charles Kinsey, Sarsgaard plays his assistant and co-author who easily seduces him by strutting around in the buff. Amazon iTunes. In this biopic of Michael Peterson, a petty criminal who rebranded as a boxer named Charles Bronson, Hardy stripped down—it wasn't just his knuckles that were bare.
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And that's fine—the female body is beautiful and nothing to be ashamed of. But female nude scenes are often written and directed by men, and created with a distinctly male gaze. Meanwhile, it's still a pretty rare occurrence to see a man's genitalia in films. So, in the interest of leveling the playing field and embracing the female gaze, here are 14 times male celebrities got naked on camera. Viggo Mortensen's nude moment in Eastern Promises is actually part of an extremely prolonged four-minute fight scene that takes place in a Turkish bath. It was slippery, painful, embarrassing.
The Disaster Artist tells the wild true story of the making of The Room , a. In one memorable moment, Franco-as-Wiseau stops shooting in the middle of a love scene to storm around the set of The Room and scream at the cast and crew, totally naked. Silicon Valley star Kumail Nanjiani bared all onscreen for the first time in Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates , a movie that required him to get naked and give an, uh, unconventional massage to the bride.
Men are naked in films a lot less frequently than women , which, if you ask us, is imbalanced and slightly unfair! But some actors are more than willing to go there — "there" being the wild world of full frontal nudity. We've rounded up movies featuring some A-listers you might not realize got naked in the name of entertainment. Anyone else walk into the movie theater to see Gone Girl and have no idea they'd leave the experience knowing what Ben Affleck looked like naked?