But she managed to get the important things across. The film is also notable for a highly explicit scene where the characters make love for the first time. I would have to say Monster's Ball, because now I'm really at the party, and I'm getting opportunities that I never had before. It is striking in its raw honesty, and Leticia takes a reasonable amount of time to reach orgasm rather than the usual like-a-train-in-half-the-time of the established screen sex lexicon. Halle Berry can only laugh - even now a little hysterically - when she is asked what went through her mind when she heard her name read out on Oscar night. The year-old has spent the morning at Pinewood Studios in London, where she is completing a four-month stint filming the next Bond movie.
There's obviously some excitement in filming an intimate moment with one of Hollywood's sexiest women, but Thornton said because the film was so dark, he felt "pretty exposed" rather than titillated.
Sex scene with Halle Berry in Monster's Ball felt real: Billy Bob Thornton
Berry says the fact that both stars are secure in their marriages helped them leave their inhibitions at the door. She wasn't pregnant. Join HuffPost Plus. I deal with mistakes differently now, I realise that every mistake is a greater chance to grow and learn. Read Next.