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"Fifty Shades of Grey"

50 Questions We Had While Watching 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray & Taylor Trudon | Posted 02.16.2015 | Women

Watching "Fifty Shades of Grey" in a massive theater surrounded by 100-plus New York media types was An Experience. There was some titillation, a ...

How Will 'Fifty Shades' Affect Young Women's View of Sex?

Em & Lo | Posted 04.15.2015 | Women
Em & Lo

One of the reasons we're so looking forward to the movie is to see how (or if) the female director, Sam Taylor-Johnson, a feminist-artist powerhouse, was able -- despite author E.L. James' resistance -- to transform the movie into a tale of female strength and empowerment.

Christian, This Just Isn't Fun Anymore

Stephen Snyder MD | Posted 04.15.2015 | Women
Stephen Snyder MD

In the theater, I realized that the idea of Fifty Shades just being fantasy and therefore innocuous doesn't completely work. Some of the fantasy on-screen in the movie struck me as too close to the things people put up with in real life.

Discover Your Inner Goddess at One of These 'Fifty Shades of Grey'-Inspired Getaways

Roadtrippers | Posted 04.15.2015 | Travel
Roadtrippers

While it's a bummer for ladies that Christian Grey is a fictional character (and maybe a slightly unrealistic one at that), there is a bright side: you don't need to be dating a millionaire to get the full 50 Shades of Grey experience.

Mr. Grey Will Test You Now, Children

Lester & Charlie | Posted 04.15.2015 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Nearly everyone, it seems, is obsessed with the spanking-new erotic drama, Fifty Shades of Grey -- a film apparently so awesome that two sequels were announced before the first one even hit cinemas.

Meet the Dominatrix Grandma Who Works Out Of Her Basement Dungeon

Huffington Post | Posted 02.14.2015 | Fifty

When you think of BDSM, "Fifty Shades of Grey," which hits theaters today, is probably what comes to mind. But it's not only young, sculpted people wh...

Madonna Thinks 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Is 'Not Very Sexy'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.13.2015 | Entertainment

Sorry, film critics of the world: Madonna just offered the only "Fifty Shades of Grey" review we need. While the Internet continues to debate the virt...

Sex, Lies, And 'Fifty Shades'

Posted 02.13.2015 | Celebrity

None of us will ever know how many orgasms "Fifty Shades of Grey" has inspired, or how much marital boredom it’s enlivened with vaginal balls and ri...

Amanda Duberman

What You Won't Learn About Bondage In 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Duberman | Posted 02.13.2015 | Women

As eager fans and skeptical hatewatchers fill theaters for "Fifty Shades Of Grey," they will watch Christian and Anastasia move seamlessly from one me...

50 Shades Of Reality (A Different Kind Of 'Mommy Porn')

Scott Dannemiller | Posted 04.15.2015 | Parents
Scott Dannemiller

Note: The following story must be read aloud in your most sultry, sexy voice.

Why Fifty Shades Is the Worst Fairy Tale Ever

Donna Highfill | Posted 04.15.2015 | Fifty
Donna Highfill

I think that all women should get together and remember that strength comes from the inside out, not the other way around. I'm sure there are fifty shades of grey, but we deserve color. We deserve a better fairy tale.

Carolina Moreno

‘Fifty Shades Of Grey' Star On Why The Film's Leads Are ‘Extremely Brave'

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolina Moreno | Posted 02.13.2015 | Latino Voices

Somewhere amid the incessant lip-biting and erotic scenes that push the limits of its R rating, the highly anticipated “Fifty Shades of Grey,” Sam...

Inside The E! Fashion Police + Nylon Magazine New York Fashion Week Party

Nana Meriwether | Posted 04.14.2015 | Style
Nana Meriwether

On Wednesday night, Nylon Magazine and E!'s 'Fashion Police' rang in the start of New York Fashion Week with a 'Fifty Shades of Grey' themed bash at PH-D Lounge located on the rooftop of The Dream Downtown Hotel.

Hilarious 'Fifty Shades Of Bae' Parody Might Just Be Better Than 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

The Huffington Post | Taylor Trudon | Posted 02.13.2015 | Teen

Your bae will see you now. Just in time for the movie's big Valentine's Day debut, Beau Brooks of The Janoskians and YouTuber Meg DeAngelis are gi...

Dakota Johnson: 'Fifty Shades' Doesn't Promote Abuse

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.13.2015 | Entertainment

As the "Fifty Shades of Grey" chatter revs up heading into its opening weekend, you basically have to go out of your way if you want to avoid reviews,...

Fifty Shades Feeding Frenzy

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 04.13.2015 | Entertainment
Rachel Braun Scherl

Before we get caught up in the frenzy, the obsession with BDSM (not that there is anything wrong with it), just consider that the real appeal of this souped-up chick flick, might be simple.

Amanda Scherker

'Fifty Shades' Proves Female Sexuality Is Still The Ultimate American Taboo

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Scherker | Posted 02.13.2015 | Women

If scores of men get dragged to see Fifty Shades of Grey this weekend by their female Valentines, they might be surprised that, as NYmag's David Edels...

The First Half Hour Of 'Fifty Shades' Was Basically A 'That's What She Said' Joke

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.13.2015 | Women

In its first 30 minutes, "Fifty Shades of Grey" was practically an all-out comedy. At the screening I attended, there were more moments of snickeri...

Robert Pattinson Shares His Thoughts On 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

www.gossipcop.com | Posted 02.13.2015 | Entertainment

Robert Pattinson spoke out about "Fifty Shades of Grey," which grew out of "Twilight" fan-fiction, while at the Berlin Film Festival where his fi...

ReThink Review: Fifty Shades of Grey -- Why Now?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.15.2015 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Timing and technology may have conspired to make a story like Fifty Shades of Grey a runaway success, but its poor grasp of bondage and dominant/submissive power dynamics may send a dangerous message farther and faster than we would ever want.

Stephanie Marcus

Can You Tell The Difference Between Christian Grey And A Serial Killer?

HuffingtonPost.com | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 02.13.2015 | Entertainment

"Fifty Shades of Grey," a terrible movie based on a terrible book, gives the world one of the least sexy characters of all time: Christian Grey. J...

The Adaptation Game: Playing with Fifty Shades of Sex for Film

Devra Maza | Posted 02.12.2015 | Entertainment
Devra Maza

Sex beckons. It sells books and films, and this Valentine's Day it'll sell both. As Fifty Shades of Grey makes the leap from page to screen, the biggest question has been "how will they do the sex scenes?"

Why I'll Take Red Roses Over The Red Room Of Pain Any Day

Jill Robbins | Posted 04.15.2015 | Fifty
Jill Robbins

I love Valentine's Day. I am not much of a hearts and flowers, schmoopy romantic kinda girl but I'll admit, I like a dedicated day to be silly and celebrate love with my man.

Sex or Interior Decorating

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 04.14.2015 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

I do not ordinarily cover the newest fads. This week, however, I am making an exception because the newest fads are inspired by a movie that will be released the day before Valentine's Day and the timing of this column is such that readers who are inspired by it can rush off to their nearest Target stores and present their purchases to their Valentines on the day itself.

Love Hurts: What We learn From 'Beauty and the Beast,' 'Twilight,' and 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Megan Maas | Posted 04.14.2015 | Women
Megan Maas

There is nothing new, unique, or even creative about Fifty Shades of Grey. It's just the latest installment of pop culture messages that teach girls and young women that truly hot and irresistible love includes some element of violence and danger.