Erotic thriller is a film genre defined by a thriller with a thematic basis in illicit romance or erotic fantasy. Likewise, if a film is not identifiably a thriller, it is probably not an erotic thriller but simply a work of softcore erotica  or perhaps even erotic melodrama. The late s to the mids are regarded as the "classic period" of the erotic thriller. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikimedia list article. This article has multiple issues.
Haven't you heard? It's the Summer of Sleaze. While sleazecore might be taking over the fashion world, it's hardly been a new thing when it comes to cinema. What's more sleazy than an erotic film, one that pushes the boundaries of desire and sexual taboos? These movies run the gamut from cult classics to smutty art house films.
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Volume two arrived on April 4th. Both chapters are currently available in the United States on video-on-demand. From up-and-coming auteurs to globally recognized and award-winning directors, filmmakers have long challenged what can be shown -or how much can be shown- in mainstream films without being considered pornography.