Over the years, we spotted some consistencies in how TV shows view the big moment. They grapple with being ready. And sometimes, the decision to have sex is met with relatively few consequences. Sex can just be sex.
'I didn't lose my virginity until I was 32'
8 of the Best Losing-My-Virginity Scenes Ever Filmed
If you have lost your virginity did your feelings about your body change? A new study finds that boy's and girl's reaction to having sex for the first time are very different, but very real. Sex is a big deal. It can change how people see their partner. Or themselves. Now research finds that young men and young women react very differently to that first sexual encounter. The research appears in the Journal of Adolescence.
Yet for most of us, the first time is, well, awkward emotionally, logistically, spiritually, etc. It ended up getting out of hand with over people showing up. Since it was her first time, she bled everywhere. Feeling embarrassed, she tried to clean it up with a bottle of spray bleach she found in my bathroom.
Shailene Woodley, who once again loses her virginity in Gregg Araki's latest film, White Bird in a Blizzard , recently confessed that it's her awkwardness that lends an air of authenticity to those performances. I don't remember anything awkward about the way she handles Sutter Keely in The Spectacular Now , but hey, that's just me! But what about other memorable cinematic portrayals of characters' first times? From the triumphant to the tragic, here are eight of the very best V-card checkout scenes:.