At the start of the film, the wealthy and mischievous Kathryn Sarah Michelle Gellar proposes a wager to her stepbrother, Sebastian Ryan Philippe , who has been lusting after her for ages. Kathryn proposes a wager. If Sebastian fails to seduce the virgin daughter of their private school's headmaster, Kathryn will receive his Jaguar Roadster. And if he succeeds? Well, we'll let her say it. He's a prison guard.
She's the wife of the prisoner he just executed. Still, both traumatized and lonely, Hank and Leticia find solace in one another. Advertisement Load Video Wild Things According to Wild Things, a grown man can't resist the sight of two women in white T-shirts and jelly sandals giving his car a wash, even if these women are his students. Then, Madison Bell Erika Christensen crosses his path literally. Betty Naomi Watts is auditioning for the part of a young woman being seduced by her father's older friend.
But Betty's acting is so convincing that by the end of the scene, her fellow performer, Bob Brooker Wayne Grace , can barely hold himself up.
Paul orchestrates out a long, drawn-out seduction using the arts of ballroom dance and literary quotes. Connie succumbs, setting off a destructive chain of events largely carried out by her vengeful husband. He makes the mistake of asking Alfie to help. Alfie meets Lonette at a bar, and a seductive game of pool ensues. Robinson's Anne Bancroft in The Graduate?
It begins when Benjamin Dustin Hoffman gives his father's law partner's wife a ride home. Once inside her lavish house, Mrs. Robinson does't let Benjamin get away easily. Robinson insists making him a cocktail, ignoring his protests. Then, Ben realizes what Mrs. Robinson is up to. She neither confirms nor denies. Instead, she leads him up to her daughter's bedroom, and asks for help undoing her dress.
The twists that come after, spurred by the relationship between Mara Blunt and Craig's wife, Sophie Susan Sarandon , are the more compelling aspects of the film. When Vicky, the more skeptical of the two, questions what his plans for the weekend entail, he says, "We'll eat well.
We'll drink good wine. Life is full of pain, and this is a chance for something special," he says. They go, of course. Load Video Moonstruck Moonstruck highlights an essential component in the art of seduction: At the start of the movie, Loretta Cher agrees to marry to her long-time, steady, dull boyfriend, Johnny Danny Aiello.
Before Johnny leaves for Sicily to tell his mother the news in person, he asks Loretta to visit his estranged brother, Ronny Nicolas Cage , and tell him of their engagement. After meeting, Loretta and Ronny find themselves in the middle of an emotional maelstrom. This speech seals the deal. The makings of a good affair, right? The rest is history. Complicated, dramatic, gruesome history. So begins a tug-of-war for Charlie's attention. But his skill in picking up women in bars is completely undeniable.
Cal Weaver Steve Carrell , Jacob's "student," looks on in wonder at Jacob's rate of success every time he casually says, "Let's get out of here. Ron Burgundy Will Ferrell finally charms Veronica Corningstone Christina Applegate with the cheesy line, "What if just for tonight, we weren't co-workers.
You be a woman, I'll be a man. Joe recalls the time when, as a teenager, she and a friend boarded a train and competed to see how many men each could seduce. Get tons of celebrity news, fun takes on pop culture, and trending stories on the Refinery29 Entertainment Facebook page. Like us on Facebook — we'll see you there!