12 Movies Where They Really Did It

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(1971)

Decades after the film premiered, star Melvin Van Peebles confessed that not only did he have real sex in the groundbreaking blaxploitation film, he contracted gonorrhea during filming. Yikes!

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Even more disturbing, the film’s opening scene depicts 13-year-old Sweetback, played by Van Peebles’ son Mario, losing his virginity. Mario later said that he was forced to take part in the scene by his father, who simply wanted to complete his film.