You're a Big Boy Now (1966)
You're a Big Boy Now (1966) is a classic coming-of-age comedy-drama directed by Francis Ford Coppola. The film follows the story of a young man, Bernard, as he navigates the complexities of growing up in New York City. While the film is primarily a lighthearted comedy, it also contains some surprisingly frank sexual moments.
The film begins with Bernard's parents sending him off to live with his aunt and uncle in New York City. His aunt and uncle are very strict and Bernard quickly finds himself in trouble for breaking their rules. One of the most memorable scenes in the film is when Bernard is caught in a compromising position with a girl in his aunt and uncle's apartment. The scene is played for laughs, but it is also a frank exploration of teenage sexuality.
Later in the film, Bernard meets a young woman named Babette. The two quickly become close and soon they are spending time together in Babette's apartment. The two share a passionate kiss, and the scene is surprisingly intimate for a film from the 1960s. This scene is an important moment in the film, as it marks the beginning of Bernard's journey into adulthood.
The film also contains a few other sexual moments, including a scene where Bernard and Babette are seen in bed together. While the scene is not explicit, it is still a frank exploration of teenage sexuality.
Overall, You're a Big Boy Now (1966) is a classic coming-of-age comedy-drama that contains some surprisingly frank sexual moments. The film is a lighthearted comedy, but it also contains some important moments that explore the complexities of growing up.
The amount of nudity in the film is surprisingly minimal.
The main character watches a video box of a woman stripping, her breasts are briefly visible but mostly covered.
A shop is shown with sexy underwear and some pictures of nude women can be seen on the walls of the shop - some bare breasts visible.
Partial nudity visible on some works of art in the library. An older female character seems to be offended and somewhat traumatized by this.
Nude female mannequins visible in a scene near the end of the film, however they are very undetailed.
Sex is mentioned and discussed at a number of points in the film, but never in detail.