List of R-Rated erotic thriller movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated erotic thriller movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated erotic thriller movie of all time is. Feel free to see if your favorites are currently streaming on this best romance movies on Amazon Prime list, as well as these best dramas on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant lists. Erotic thrillers are often just scary erotica movies or ones with an actually good plot, instead of just being late night Cinemax.
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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.
If movies from the '80s and '90s taught us anything, it's that sex could be dangerous. It was during those two decades that the erotic thriller genre hit its peak, offering movies that were seductive and thrilling in equal measure. When erotic thrillers go bad, they're a bust—trashy, shlocky messes.