The scene is first and foremost a funny one — Bullock hunches over in a vain attempt to cover up, as an equally naked Ryan Reynolds approaches. At the age of 44, the acclaimed actress knows the moment was not intended as sexy or provocative. But the fact of the matter is, there she is, up on the big screen as naked as the day she was born. No stunt double.
Sanda Bullock's fears over The Proposal nude scenes
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The Proposal, a dippy but amiable rom-com out in the UK next week, is notable in a handful of modest ways. It returned Sandra Bullock to the American box office No 1 slot for the first time in a decade. It raises not a flicker of scepticism that a year-old woman will still be able to have children. It allows Ryan Reynolds to demonstrate a comedic range few would have imagined him capable of. It sees Golden Girl Betty White back on the big screen. But its most striking feature — certainly the one the media have thus far majored on this site now included — is the scene in which its two stars get their kit off and crash into each other.
The Proposal's nude scene may not be sexual but it is cynical
Like Cameron Diaz, Bullock waited until she reached her forties to strip for the camera — in the comedy "The Proposal. In an interview with Us magazine, she recalled thinking: "OK, there is no way to shoot this unless you are buck naked. After her provocative leg-crossing scene in the thriller "Basic Instinct," there was no way Stone could demur from shedding her clothes in "Basic Instinct 2," even though the sequel was made 14 years later.
The Hollywood actor who is married to actress Scarlett Johansson thoroughly enjoyed filming sex scenes with his The Proposal co-star because she has a great body. He said: It's a good situation to be in, seeing her naked believe me, Sandra's no slob, that's for sure! The year-old hunk initially worried Sandra, 44, would back out of the scene because of nerves. He explained: "I didn't think we'd shoot it to be honest, because she's never done a head-to-toe nude scene before.