Shame (2011) -vs- I Am a Sex Addict (2005)
Why aren’t there more movies about sexual addiction?
Possibly because it sounds like sort of a self-defeating topic for a film. Those in the mood for a â€œsexâ€ film generally don’t want to see it paired with a downer word like â€œaddictionâ€ and those seeking an addiction film are perhaps more sympathetic to tangible, physical addictions such as to booze (Leaving Las Vegas), drugs (Trainspotting) or anything not nailed down (the inevitable Winning! The Charlie Sheen Story). […]