It is easy to recognize a romantic Italian movie by its content and visual elements. The sexy and steamy scenes are a dead giveaway as well as the amorous tension and erotic atmosphere between the lead characters. Although majority of Italian films are chick flicks, they are much sexier than their American counterparts and revolve around the themes of flings, amorous love affairs and sexuality.
Some the favorite Italian romantic movies that are both romantic as well as sexy are Malena (2000), Manuale d'amore 2 (2007), Sesso in testa (1974), Capriccio (1987) and I am Love (2009). The steamy scenes in these movies are sure to grab eyeballs and even generate passion among the love birds. You might want to spend some time curled up on the sofa with your significant other and watch a steamy romantic Italian movie.