The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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List of R-Rated erotic drama movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated erotic drama movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated erotic drama movie of all time is.

Lots of people are looking for erotic TV shows or erotic TV series these days since erotic dramas are so few and far between, but unless you just want to re-watch a bunch of Game of Thrones, you're kind of out of luck. So this list may fill your needs a little more than all those mediocre TV shows or more fringe Korean Rated-R movies. 
 
This list of popular R-Rated erotic drama movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated erotic drama movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated erotic drama films on this list.

If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated erotic drama film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.List is made up of movies like Eyes Wide Shut and The Hunger. If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated erotic drama movies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated erotic drama movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you. Use this list if you're looking for some new erotic drama movies that are rated R. Check out general drama movies that are currently streaming on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant

Between Netflix, Hulu, and other services there are thousands of great erotic drama movies rated R, so get out there and start watching. Make this list even more social by re-ranking it to fit your opinions, making it votable then sharing it with your friends on social networks. 

Stanley Kubrick and Roman Polanski are among the directors that have worked on a R Erotic Drama film.

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    Eyes Wide Shut is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Stanley Kubrick

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    Blue Is the Warmest Colour is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Alma Jodorowsky

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    Diary of a Sex Addict is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Diary of a Sex Addict Nastassja Kinski, Rosanna Arquette, Alexandra Paul

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    The Hunger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    David Bowie, Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon

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    Exotica is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Mia Kirshner, Sarah Polley, Victor Garber

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    Wild Orchid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Mickey Rourke, Jacqueline Bissett, Carré Otis

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    Lady Chatterley's Lover is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Sylvia Kristel, Anthony Head, Bessie Love

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    Bitter Moon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Hugh Grant, Kristin Scott Thomas, Stockard Channing

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    Fatal Attraction is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Glenn Close, Michael Douglas, Jane Krakowski

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    Laurel Canyon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Kate Beckinsale, Christian Bale, Frances McDormand

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    The Unbearable Lightness of Be... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Stellan Skarsgård

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    Dancing at the Blue Iguana is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Sandra Oh, Jennifer Tilly, Daryl Hannah

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    Body Double is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Melanie Griffith, Dennis Franz, Deborah Shelton

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    Dead Calm is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane

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    Body Heat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Mickey Rourke, Kathleen Turner, William Hurt

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    Red Shoe Diaries is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Female Perversions is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Tilda Swinton, Marcia Cross, Paulina Porizkova

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    Crimes of Passion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Kathleen Turner, Anthony Perkins, Annie Potts

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    Dressed to Kill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Michael Caine, Angie Dickinson, Dennis Franz

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    Sinful Obsession is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Sinful Obsession Raquel Devine, Nikki Fritz, Everett Rodd

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    Lucía y el sexo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Paz Vega, Elena Anaya, Najwa Nimri

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    Like Water for Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Marco Leonardi, Yareli Arizmendi, Mario Vazquez

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    Sex and Breakfast is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Eliza Dushku, Macaulay Culkin, Alexis Dziena

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    Wildflowers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Daryl Hannah, Eric Roberts, Clea DuVall

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    Angels & Insects is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Kristin Scott Thomas, Patsy Kensit, Anna Massey

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    Sex and Zen is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Amy Yip, Lo Lieh, Kent Cheng

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    Breaking the Waves is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Stellan Skarsgård, Emily Watson, Udo Kier

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    Live Flesh is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Francesca Neri

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    Room in Rome is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Elena Anaya, Enrico Lo Verso, Natasha Yarovenko

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    Zandalee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Nicolas Cage, Marisa Tomei, Steve Buscemi

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    Boxing Helena is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Bill Paxton, Sherilyn Fenn, Art Garfunkel

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    The Loss of Sexual Innocence is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Saffron Burrows, Kelly Macdonald

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    Castaway is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Oliver Reed, Amanda Donohoe, John Sessions

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    Nina Takes a Lover is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Laura San Giacomo, Fisher Stevens, Cristi Conaway

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    Q is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    Q Jean-François Gallotte, Johan Libéreau, Brice Fournier

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    The Exterminating Angels is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

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    François Négret, Frédéric van den Driessche, ...

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    M. Butterfly is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Jeremy Irons, Ian Richardson, John Lone

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    One Deadly Summer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Isabelle Adjani, Alain Souchon, Suzanne Flon

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    Two Deaths is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Two Deaths Michael Gambon, Sônia Braga, Rade Šerbedžija

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    The Night and the Moment is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Willem Dafoe, Lena Olin, Miranda Richardson

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    Lianna is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Chris Elliott, John Sayles, Linda Griffiths

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    Moonlight Whispers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Moonlight Whispers Harumi Inoue, Chika Fujimura, Kenji Mizuhashi

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    Women in Love is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Oliver Reed, Glenda Jackson, Alan Bates

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    Lila Says is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Vahina Giocante, Stephanie Fatout, Bruno Esposito

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    Cleopatra's Second Husband is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Cleopatra's Second Husband Radha Mitchell, Jonathan Penner, Alexis Arquette

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    Metroland is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Christian Bale, Emily Watson, John Wood

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    De Sade is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    John Huston, Roger Corman, Senta Berger

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    When Will I Be Loved is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Mike Tyson, Neve Campbell, Karen Allen

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    Two English Girls is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Jean Piere Leaud, Georges Delerue, Philippe Léotard

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    The Lickerish Quartet is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R-Rated Erotic Drama Movies

    Frank Wolff, Erika Remberg, Silvana Venturelli

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