However, this wasn't the first instance of Monroe being filmed in the nude. In the
For a very long time in Hollywood, it was impossible to show nudity onscreen. Although movies in the silent era included fully naked bodies.
The film Ecstasy featured the first movie sex scene and the first Ecstasy's sex scene itself didn't actually feature any nudity, the film did.
Wikipedia lists Inspiration () as the first film with non-pornographic nudity. For films that were intended to be erotic or pornographic, you have to go at least.