Slippery When Wet: 12 Sexy Rain Scenes from Movies — GALLERY

Admit it: sometimes things are just better when they’re wet. Slip ‘n’ slides, thirst-quenching beverages, and yes, even the occasional romantic moment or two. Aside from the lubrication aspect of the wee moisture droplets, there’s also a sense of abandon that comes with saying “f**k it, let’s do this” when the rain is pouring down around you.

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Think about some of the most epically sexy moments in movies: Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams share The Kiss to End All Kisses in The Notebook under a deluge, Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger got wet ‘n’ wild in some back-alley sexytimes during 9 1/2 Weeks, and who could forget the sexy at-last kiss between Holly Golightly and her Breakfast at Tiffany‘s paramour? 

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Such is the case of the films we present before you: a little rain never hurt anybody, and in this instance, we think it actually helped the situation. Think about it: what’s more boring than a movie make-out? One without rain, of course! So in honor of the sexy alien times going on in the newest Stephenie Meyer mega-hit The Host, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite, legitimately sexy moments in water-related history. Who knew there was such variety living in these downpours? If you weren’t aware, you are now: sometimes sexy is better with a little drizzle.

GALLERY: 12 Sexy Cinematic Rain Scenes

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Staff Writer Alicia Lutes is a corgi enthusiast from Connecticut living in Los Angeles. She loves Tina Fey, television, ugly things and really money cheese plates. Growing up, her grandfather frequently said, "you’re so god-damned good with words! You should do something with words with your life!" so she made it her quest to plaster her wordy witticisms across the Internet. She looks forward to retiring at the age of 80 and opening a fromagerie with a small army of wrinkly-faced and stumpy-legged dogs.