The Holy Mountain (1973)
The Holy Mountain (1973) is a surrealist film directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky. It is a visually stunning and thought-provoking exploration of spirituality, sexuality, and the human condition. The film has been praised for its use of symbolism and its exploration of themes such as death, rebirth, and the power of the subconscious.
The film contains several sexually charged moments that are both provocative and meaningful. One of the most memorable scenes is when the protagonist, The Alchemist, is seduced by a group of women in a temple. The women are dressed in white and their movements are suggestive and sensual. This scene symbolizes the power of the feminine and the importance of sexual energy in the spiritual journey.
Another memorable scene is when The Alchemist and his companion, The Thief, are taken to a room filled with naked women. The women are arranged in a circle and the men are instructed to make love to each of them. This scene is a powerful representation of the power of sexual energy and its ability to transform and heal.
The film also contains several other sexually charged moments, such as when The Alchemist is taken to a room filled with mirrors and instructed to make love to himself. This scene is a powerful representation of self-love and the importance of embracing one's own sexuality.
Overall, The Holy Mountain (1973) is a visually stunning and thought-provoking exploration of spirituality, sexuality, and the human condition. Its use of symbolism and its exploration of themes such as death, rebirth, and the power of the subconscious make it a must-see for any fan of surrealist cinema. Its sexually charged moments are both provocative and meaningful, making it a powerful representation of the power of sexual energy and its ability to transform and heal.
Full-frontal and rear male and female nudity in multiple scenes for extended periods of time. Vulvas are obscured (except for one short scene). Penises are visible.
There is a group of provocatively dressed prostitutes, one of whom is a very young girl.
A sex scene with no nudity.
Mild rape sequence - a woman is nude from the waist down for a split second.
In a training simulator, many children (mostly boys but at least one girl) are seen briefly running around naked wearing silver hats.
A man is chased by a group of about twenty or thirty naked boys. Their Buttocks are visible and their penises are painted green.
An ice sculpture in the shape of a penis is seen.