The 90s were a simpler time. At least in terms of teen movies. These days teens on film worry about raising children.
Those who brag the loudest about their sexual exploits are often the most insecure with the least amount of experience. In American BeautyAngela personifies the girl who claims to have a lifetime worth of experience only to reveal she's a virgin, whose best friend Jane quietly lost hers to the mysterious boy next door. Saying goodbye to your virginity is something you'll never forget, especially if you plan to capture it all on video.
Skip navigation! Story from Movies. Find me a teen movieany teen movie, and I'll show you at least one character obsessed with losing their virginity.
I recommend it for anyone who desires a serious, grown-up, critical overview of the issue of sex and virginity in contemporary America. Her ability to teach, dismantle, expose and explore is remarkable. Therese Shechter.
The Playlist Staff. You never forget your first time, they say. And even if you were to try very hard to expunge the memory, Hollywood will do its best to keep on reminding you anyway.
Sign in. PG min Drama, Romance. A young woman falls for a guy with a dark secret and the two embark on a rocky relationship.
Each week, film geeks Ben Davey and Joanna Cohen will show how all of life's questions can be answered by the dusty gems of the weekly rentals in your local video store. NB: The links below are all external sites. Stealing Beauty
Shailene Woodley, who once again loses her virginity in Gregg Araki's latest film, White Bird in a Blizzardrecently confessed that it's her awkwardness that lends an air of authenticity to those performances. I don't remember anything awkward about the way she handles Sutter Keely in The Spectacular Nowbut hey, that's just me! But what about other memorable cinematic portrayals of characters' first times?