Two Men in Manhattan (1959)
Two Men in Manhattan (1959) is a French-Italian film directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. The movie follows two journalists, Pierre (Jean-Pierre Melville) and Michel (Pierre Grasset), as they search for a missing diplomat in New York City. Along the way, they encounter a variety of characters, including a seductive nightclub singer, a mysterious woman, and a dangerous gangster.
The movie contains several sexual moments that add to the suspense and intrigue of the story. One of the most memorable scenes is when Pierre and Michel visit a nightclub and witness a sultry performance by the singer, played by Nicole Berger. The audience is captivated by her sensual singing and dancing, and Pierre and Michel are no exception. The scene is further heightened by the fact that the singer is wearing a revealing dress that shows off her curves.
Another sexual moment occurs when Pierre and Michel meet a mysterious woman in a bar. She is wearing a tight-fitting dress and her eyes seem to be inviting them to come closer. The woman is played by Nathalie Nerval, and her performance is both seductive and mysterious.
The movie also contains a few brief scenes of violence, including a fight between Pierre and a gangster. However, the sexual moments are the most memorable and add to the overall atmosphere of the movie. Two Men in Manhattan is a classic film that is still enjoyable to watch today. Its mix of suspense, mystery, and sexual moments make it a timeless classic.
A burlesque dancer is interviewed backstage - her breasts are briefly visible 2-3 times while she changes clothes. This is the only nudity in the film.
Other dancers are backstage in "sexy" costumes.
A woman's bare shoulders and back are seen, the rest of her covered in a blanket. It is implied she is nude and was sleeping with a man before the scene opens.
A high-end prostitute wears a low-cut dress and invites two men to stay the night with her, a man jokes that his friend will become her best costumer. They do not stay.
A woman exits the shower wrapped in towel, hes shoulders are exposed and another woman dries them. Could be interpreted as suggestive. Extremely brief moment.