But even in that libertine crowd, the penis party in The Overnight stands apart.
"I feel bad for anyone that paid for the movie hoping for boobs," the film's writer-director Patrick Brice told Buzz Feed News in an interview on Saturday.
was famously cut because it was too distracting to test audiences.
Since then, Di Caprio has not done much nudity until his recent crop of sex scenes in , proving that he was both highly attractive and highly talented.
PARK CITY, Utah — This year's Sundance Film Festival boasts the most sexualized lineup anyone can remember, with The D Train, The Bronze, Tangerine, and The Diary of a Teenage Girl all putting libidinal impulses at their centers.
Pitt starred in this Bernardo Bertolucci film and shocked and entertained audiences.
He plays an American student who bonds with a brother and sister over their shared love of sex, film, and politics.
The Overnight follows two Los Angeles couples — parents of young sons — who experience a wild night together.
One couple, Alex (Adam Scott) and Emily (Taylor Schilling), have recently moved from Seattle and are desperate for friends.It’s a genuinely engaging film, and does feature a major glance at Michael Pitt's body., Leo plays noted poet Arthur Rimbaud.Di Caprio briefly goes full frontal while wooing fellow poet Paul Verlaine (David Thewlis).I wanted to do it in a way that reflected a sensitivity that wasn't pointing at someone and laughing at him. "There's takes that are blown because our B-camera operator was laughing, and there was this shaking going on.I wanted this to be a real thing."Still, there was plenty of laughter behind the scenes. Same with the butthole scene." (Reader, you will have to see the movie, which is seeking distribution at Sundance, to find out about "the butthole scene.")As for the penises themselves, Scott, who also served as an executive producer on The Overnight, addressed the elephant in the room during the Q&A after The Overnight's Sundance Film Festival premiere on Friday.There's a sexual undercurrent throughout, but to say in which directions it goes would be to spoil some of the movie's delights.