Here's proof that sex scenes in movies are incredibly awkward

Joe Carnahan offers a behind-the-scenes look at Patrick Wilson and Brooklyn Decker in bed

By Prachi Gupta
Published October 6, 2014 2:09PM (EDT)
Brooklyn Decker and Patrick Wilson    (Stretch)
Brooklyn Decker and Patrick Wilson (Stretch)

Thanks to "Love Actually," we know that filming sex scenes is a pretty awkward situation for everyone involved. But thanks to director Joe Carnahan, we can now know just how awkward it is on a real set.

Carnahan has released a behind-the-scenes clip from "Stretch" in which actor Patrick Wilson is lying on top of Brooklyn Decker, mid-coitus. The moment isn't so magical when you zoom out to see a crew member spraying Wilson's back with water, Decker lowering the intensity by laughing, and hear Carnahan yell "Great fucking!" afterwards.

The movie hits iTunes and Amazon on Oct. 7.

Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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