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* ''Series/WithoutATrace'' employs this after a sex scene between Martin and Samantha. She gets up to get ready for work and is seen this way as she walks into the bathroom.


* On the August 26, 1999 episode of ''Wrestling/WWESmackDown'', [[Wrestling/TerriPoch Tori (Terri Poch) was scheduled to face Wrestling/{{Ivory}} in an [[DefeatByModesty Evening Gown Match
]]. Wrestling/MichaelCole, still a neutral character, attempted to interview Tori backstage before the match as she walked away from the camera. Tori pulled down her evening gown, saying that there was no way Ivory was going to humiliate her, and, with her back to the camera, walked around backstage wearing only a [[ThongOfShielding thong]] and shoes until she was stopped by a group of referees and [[RetiredBadass Road Agent]] Tony Garea, who gave her his shirt to wear. Tori won, of course, in 57 seconds. The fact that she was attempting to walk to the ring practically naked on national network television should qualify for RefugeInAudacity.

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* On the August 26, 1999 episode of ''Wrestling/WWESmackDown'', [[Wrestling/TerriPoch Tori (Terri Poch) Poch)]] was scheduled to face Wrestling/{{Ivory}} in an [[DefeatByModesty Evening Gown Match
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Match]]. Wrestling/MichaelCole, still a neutral character, attempted to interview Tori backstage before the match as she walked away from the camera. Tori pulled down her evening gown, saying that there was no way Ivory was going to humiliate her, and, with her back to the camera, walked around backstage wearing only a [[ThongOfShielding thong]] {{Thong|OfShielding}} and shoes until she was stopped by a group of referees and [[RetiredBadass Road Agent]] Tony Garea, who gave her [[PleasePutSomeClothesOn his shirt to wear.wear]]. Tori won, of course, in 57 seconds. The fact that she was attempting to walk to the ring practically naked on national network television should qualify for RefugeInAudacity.


* ''Film/AFineMess'': [[Creator/MariaConchitaAlonso Claudia]] arrives at Spence's apartment wearing ''only'' a [[NakedInMink white fur coat]]. Spence asks, "May I take your coat?" and Claudia answers, "Sure," shedding the coat and walking into Spence's bedroom wearing only panties.

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* ''Film/AFineMess'': [[Creator/MariaConchitaAlonso Claudia]] arrives at Spence's apartment wearing ''only'' a [[NakedInMink white fur coat]].coat]], as shown above. Spence asks, "May I take your coat?" and Claudia answers, "Sure," shedding the coat and walking into Spence's bedroom wearing only panties.


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* ''Film/TheWomanInRed''. Crossed with {{Sideboob}} and as a subtrope of NippleAndDimed. Charlotte, after taking off her sweater and camisole, meaning she is down to just her panties, before she gets into bed.


* In ''Film/{{Halloween1978}}'', Annie strips down to [[LingerieScene her panties]] and changes into an over-sized dress shirt before putting her clothes in the washing machine.

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* In ''Film/{{Halloween1978}}'', ''Film/Halloween1978'', Annie strips down to [[LingerieScene her panties]] and changes into an over-sized dress shirt before putting her clothes in the washing machine.

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* Wrestling/{{Holidead}} does it in [[https://www.instagram.com/p/Bsn_gVgHHRs/ this picture]] from her Instagram.
* As a subtrope of ShamelessFanserviceGirl: On the August 22, 2002 ''[=SmackDown=]'', Shoichi Funaki, in his "''[=SmackDown=]'''s #1 Announcer" role, snuck into the Divas' locker room and encountered Wrestling/{{Nidia}}, who was shown topless from the back but behind some packing boxes so nothing was shown. Then [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-wm.html WWE Women's Champion]] Wrestling/MollyHolly walked over in street clothes and with her hair in curlers to tell Funaki that he shouldn't be there. Molly called Nidia "loose," and she said that she wasn't loose, she was "open." Nidia said that after she defeated Molly for the Women's Title, she would flash her breasts to the crowd, an idea which Molly found disgusting. Nidia gave Funaki a look at her breasts. Molly retained the title by pinning Nidia with her Molly-Go-Round FinishingMove after knocking Jamie Noble off the apron. Molly then dropkicked Noble into Nidia after the match when Nidia tried to flash the crowd anyway.


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* In the 1960s, when the underground press flourished under the artistic inspiration and control of hard-working hippies, this demure pose was extremely popular in both line drawings and photographs. It also appeared on numerous psychedelic posters.

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* In Once during a Wrestling/{{Raven}} promo in Wrestling/{{ECW}} in early 1996, Wrestling/KimonaWanalaya took off her leather jacket with her back to the 1960s, when the underground press flourished under the artistic inspiration and control camera, revealing that she didn't have anything on underneath.
* [[https://www.instagram.com/p/xQRj-XtgE6/ This picture]]
of hard-working hippies, Wrestling/AllysinKay showing off her deltoids in a mirror.
* Wrestling/SoloDarling combines
this demure pose with LingerieScene in [[https://www.instagram.com/p/BtczCVGHv6z/ this]] photo.
* On the August 26, 1999 episode of ''Wrestling/WWESmackDown'', [[Wrestling/TerriPoch Tori (Terri Poch)
was extremely popular scheduled to face Wrestling/{{Ivory}} in both line drawings an [[DefeatByModesty Evening Gown Match
]]. Wrestling/MichaelCole, still a neutral character, attempted to interview Tori backstage before the match as she walked away from the camera. Tori pulled down her evening gown, saying that there was no way Ivory was going to humiliate her, and, with her back to the camera, walked around backstage wearing only a [[ThongOfShielding thong]]
and photographs. It also appeared shoes until she was stopped by a group of referees and [[RetiredBadass Road Agent]] Tony Garea, who gave her his shirt to wear. Tori won, of course, in 57 seconds. The fact that she was attempting to walk to the ring practically naked on numerous psychedelic posters.national network television should qualify for RefugeInAudacity.


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* In the 1960s, when the underground press flourished under the artistic inspiration and control of hard-working hippies, this demure pose was extremely popular in both line drawings and photographs. It also appeared on numerous psychedelic posters.
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* In a Creator/JohnByrne ''Franchise/{{Superman}}'' story from the 1980s, when Superman's powers have gone haywire due to a satellite put into orbit by Lex Luthor, Catherine Grant's "toplessness" (due to Superman's X-ray vision kicking on in an inopportune moment, where he could see through people's clothes) is first shown from the back.


* Creator/ErichVonStroheim became famous during TheTwenties for pushing the boundaries of sexual content in film far beyond what anyone else dared. In ''Film/FoolishWives'', the most dramatic shot comes when Helen has to change out of her wet clothes. Count Sergius, being a creep and pervert, turns his back but then [[WatchingTheReflectionUndress holds up a mirror]]. The mirror catches both Helen topless from the back, and Sergius' leering grin.

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* Creator/ErichVonStroheim became famous during TheTwenties TheRoaringTwenties for pushing the boundaries of sexual content in film far beyond what anyone else dared. In ''Film/FoolishWives'', the most dramatic shot comes when Helen has to change out of her wet clothes. Count Sergius, being a creep and pervert, turns his back but then [[WatchingTheReflectionUndress holds up a mirror]]. The mirror catches both Helen topless from the back, and Sergius' leering grin.


* ''Series/{{Leverage}}'': ShamelessFanserviceGirl Parker reveals her back quite often. Usually in front of [[Love Interest Hardison]] which leds to a lot of UnresolvedSexualTension.

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* ''Series/{{Leverage}}'': ShamelessFanserviceGirl Parker reveals her back quite often. Usually in front of [[Love Interest [[LoveInterest Hardison]] which leds to a lot of UnresolvedSexualTension.


A naked or topless woman is shown only by the camera showing her bare back (and nothing below her waist). This usually means someone is seeing her bare frontů but not us. This allows female nudity without actually showing the goods and, as such, is a form of DiscretionShot.

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A naked or topless woman is shown only by the camera showing her bare back (and usually nothing below her waist). This usually means someone is seeing her bare frontů but not us. This allows female nudity without actually showing the goods and, as such, is a form of DiscretionShot.



It is not an example of this trope if the character is also seen topless from the front. DressHitsFloor is the below-the-waist equivalent.

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It is not an example of this trope if the character is also seen topless from the front.front, unless it's a ShouldersUpNudity shot or her nudity is hidden via another form of CensorshipTropes. DressHitsFloor is the below-the-waist equivalent.



* Riza Hawkeye in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'' Her back [[spoiler:has a giant tattoo, and burn scars covering it and this trope happens whenever the tatoo is shown]]. Since it's Riza, you could still call it {{Fanservice}}, and the fourth ending to Brotherhood prominently features her back.

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* Riza Hawkeye in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'' Her back [[spoiler:has a giant tattoo, and burn scars covering it and this trope happens whenever the tatoo tattoo is shown]]. Since it's Riza, you could still call it {{Fanservice}}, and the fourth ending to Brotherhood prominently features her back.



* ''Film/{{Screamers}}''. Jessica strips off her top to take a hand bath, showing her SexyBack to Hendricksson who then reveals some shocking news, causing her to whirl to face him. [[SceneryCensor Her lower half is offscreen]] and Hendricksson doesn't even blink, but then says quietly, "Good lord, you're beautiful."

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* ''Film/{{Screamers}}''. Jessica strips off her top to take a hand bath, showing her SexyBack bare back to Hendricksson who then reveals some shocking news, causing her to whirl to face him. [[SceneryCensor [[ShouldersUpNudity Her lower half is offscreen]] and Hendricksson doesn't even blink, but then says quietly, "Good lord, you're beautiful."



** TheCaptain Sheridan gets this treatment when the new PoliticalOfficer attempts [[DistractedByTheSexy to seduce him]].

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** TheCaptain Sheridan gets this treatment when the new PoliticalOfficer Musante attempts [[DistractedByTheSexy to seduce him]].


* Sally in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRAxqtWib4c this Anne Klein commercial.]]

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* Sally in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRAxqtWib4c this this]] Anne Klein commercial.]]



* The young woman in [[http://www.mefeedia.com/entry/braless-in-the-pool/4233101/ this commercial]] for the Koolanoo social networking site (mildly {{NSFW}}).
* Done in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVwJrAr7GkY this]] Japanese car commercial, though [[ViewerGenderConfusion not in a way that]] [[AllMenArePerverts some audiences]] [[DudeLooksLikeALady would appreciate]].
* Somewhat tantalisingly done in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1CYVaIfuvU this advert]] for Direct Line travel insurance.
* There was a GoDaddy commercial (not available online) in which a distracted woman enters the men's sauna and drops her towel, revealing her bare back to the audience.

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* The young woman in [[http://www.mefeedia.com/entry/braless-in-the-pool/4233101/ this commercial]] for the Koolanoo social networking site (mildly {{NSFW}}).
* Done in
[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVwJrAr7GkY this]] Japanese car commercial, though com/watch?v=kXlXrE7qcG8 this commercial]] for the Koolanoo social networking site (mildly {{NSFW}}). [[ViewerGenderConfusion not in a way that]] [[AllMenArePerverts some audiences]] [[DudeLooksLikeALady would appreciate]].
* Somewhat tantalisingly tantalizingly done in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1CYVaIfuvU this advert]] for Direct Line travel insurance.
* There was a GoDaddy [=GoDaddy=] commercial (not available online) in which a distracted woman enters the men's sauna and drops her towel, revealing her bare back to the audience.



* In ''Manga/InuYasha'':
** Kagura has one of these in an episode when she's attacked from behind, showing off Naraku's mark on her back.
** Kagome has one of these moments when, after being captured and waking up [[BathingBeauty naked in a tub of sake]], she leaps out of the pool when Inuyasha breaks down the door to rescue her. All we see is her back and Inuyasha's [[LuminescentBlush hilarious expression]].

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* In ''Manga/InuYasha'':
** Kagura
''Manga/ZeroZeroNineOne'', Mylene Hoffman/Agent 009-1 has one of these several such scenes combined with {{Modesty Bedsheet}}s. Indeed, the very first time you see her in an episode the series is when she's attacked from behind, she gets out of bed wearing only a bedsheet and showing off Naraku's mark on her plenty of naked back.
** Kagome has one of these moments when, after being captured and waking up [[BathingBeauty naked in a tub of sake]], she leaps out * ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'': The Keigun officer's uniform, which is worn by the Shinigami that is both Supreme Commander of the pool when Inuyasha breaks down Stealth Force and Captain of the door Second Division, is designed to rescue her. All we see is leave her back and Inuyasha's [[LuminescentBlush hilarious expression]].shoulders exposed. When Shunko is activated, it bursts from the back and shoulders, destroying any clothing that's present so the uniform is designed to remain intact while Shunko is in use. Soifon doesn't realise this design purpose until Yoruichi demonstrates the practical necessity by deliberately activating Shunko while being fully clothed.



* Riza Hawkeye in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist''. Her back [[spoiler:has a giant tattoo, and burn scars covering it]]. Since it's Riza, you could still call it Fanservice, and the fourth ending to Brotherhood prominently features her back.
* In the ''VisualNovel/FateStayNight'' anime, the audience sees Saber's back while Shiro sees the front after she gets out of the bath. Saber [[InnocentFanserviceGirl doesn't seem to mind]] and tells Shiro that he shouldn't think of her as a woman, but as a warrior first. Shiro's reaction? "PleasePutSomeClothesOn!"
* The ''Manga/OuranHighSchoolHostClub'' anime has the twins putting a photoshopped picture of Haruhi's shirtless back on the club website[[labelnote:*]]since Haruhi is actually a girl, but they want people to think she's a boy[[/labelnote]], leading Tamaki to falsely conclude that they must've seen something while taking the picture. It's more egregious in the manga, where the twins put Haruhi's head on ''[[ShirtlessScene Tamaki's chest]]'' and Tamaki is still fooled into thinking it's real.
* ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima''
** Bare back scene appear on occasion, but it's usually overshadowed by the fact that most of the girls are naked all the time anyway, their modesty only preserved by CensorSteam and [[BarbieDollAnatomy lack of detail]].
** In an oddly justified use of the trope, Setsuna's tribal crow garb comes with an exposed back purely for [[HalfHumanHybrid half-demons]] and [[{{Tengu}} full crows]] in humanoid form to release their [[WingedHumanoid wings]]. Otherwise the new appendages would appear underneath the user's shirt uncomfortably.
** Later on we get [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v28/c255/10.html Asuna in a hospital gown]].
** Later still, we have the backless dresses variant at a fancy ball. [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v31/c279/11.html Check out Chisame and Ku Fei here.]] (Warning: Enormous Spoilers)
** Ako. ''She'' may think that her back is ugly, but [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v14/c122/18.html if you're into chicks with scars...]]
* ''Anime/CodeGeass'': During Kallen's ShowerScene, the curtain gets pulled open, and we get a Toplessness From The Back shot. Then the [[MaleGaze camera pans down.]]

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* Riza Hawkeye in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist''. Her back [[spoiler:has a giant tattoo, and burn scars covering it]]. Since it's Riza, you could still call it Fanservice, and the fourth ending to Brotherhood prominently features her back.
* In the ''VisualNovel/FateStayNight'' anime, the audience sees Saber's back while Shiro sees the front after she gets out of the bath. Saber [[InnocentFanserviceGirl doesn't seem to mind]] and tells Shiro that he shouldn't think of her as a woman, but as a warrior first. Shiro's reaction? "PleasePutSomeClothesOn!"
* The ''Manga/OuranHighSchoolHostClub'' anime has the twins putting a photoshopped picture of Haruhi's shirtless back on the club website[[labelnote:*]]since Haruhi is actually a girl, but they want people to think she's a boy[[/labelnote]], leading Tamaki to falsely conclude that they must've seen something while taking the picture. It's more egregious in the manga, where the twins put Haruhi's head on ''[[ShirtlessScene Tamaki's chest]]'' and Tamaki is still fooled into thinking it's real.
* ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima''
''Anime/CodeGeass'':
** Bare back scene appear on occasion, but it's usually overshadowed by the fact that most of the girls are naked all the time anyway, their modesty only preserved by CensorSteam and [[BarbieDollAnatomy lack of detail]].
** In an oddly justified use of the trope, Setsuna's tribal crow garb comes with an exposed back purely for [[HalfHumanHybrid half-demons]] and [[{{Tengu}} full crows]] in humanoid form to release their [[WingedHumanoid wings]]. Otherwise the new appendages would appear underneath the user's shirt uncomfortably.
** Later on we get [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v28/c255/10.html Asuna in a hospital gown]].
** Later still, we have the backless dresses variant at a fancy ball. [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v31/c279/11.html Check out Chisame and Ku Fei here.]] (Warning: Enormous Spoilers)
** Ako. ''She'' may think that her back is ugly, but [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v14/c122/18.html if you're into chicks with scars...]]
* ''Anime/CodeGeass'':
During Kallen's ShowerScene, the curtain gets pulled open, and we get a Toplessness From The Back shot. Then the [[MaleGaze camera pans down.]]



* When Akane's body was [[GrandTheftMe possessed by a vengeful spirit doll]] in ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'', it tried to distract Ranma (so it could kill him afterwards) by stripping bare in front of him. The audience only got to see Akane's back and upper hips; the real Akane (trapped in a doll's body) threw herself at Ranma's face to keep him from looking.

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* When Akane's body was [[GrandTheftMe possessed by a vengeful spirit doll]] in ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'', it tried to distract Ranma (so it could kill him afterwards) by stripping bare in front of him. The In the ''VisualNovel/FateStayNight'' anime, the audience only got to see Akane's sees Saber's back while Shiro sees the front after she gets out of the bath. Saber [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl doesn't seem to mind]] and upper hips; tells Shiro that he shouldn't think of her as a woman, but as a warrior first. Shiro's reaction? "PleasePutSomeClothesOn!"
* Riza Hawkeye in ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist'' Her back [[spoiler:has a giant tattoo, and burn scars covering it and this trope happens whenever
the real Akane (trapped in tatoo is shown]]. Since it's Riza, you could still call it {{Fanservice}}, and the fourth ending to Brotherhood prominently features her back.
* ''Manga/FushigiYuugi'' gives us
a doll's body) threw view of Miaka's back as she's bathing to purify herself at Ranma's face to keep him from looking.for the summoning ceremony (her butt's included though, poor girl). We don't see her when she turns around. Tamahome does.



* ''Manga/FushigiYuugi'' gives us a view of Miaka's back as she's bathing to purify herself for the summoning ceremony (her butt's included though, poor girl). We don't see her when she turns around. Tamahome does.
* ''LightNovel/SpiceAndWolf'': Holo [[InnocentFanserviceGirl normally doesn't wear clothes]], but she ''does'' use the trope to justify why she's not going to remove her (ear- and tail- concealing) cloak for some strange merchant Holo and Lawrence met that day.
* ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'': The Keigun officer's uniform, which is worn by the Shinigami that is both Supreme Commander of the Stealth Force and Captain of the Second Division, is designed to leave her back and shoulders exposed. When Shunko is activated, it bursts from the back and shoulders, destroying any clothing that's present so the uniform is designed to remain intact while Shunko is in use. Soifon doesn't realise this design purpose until Yoruichi demonstrates the practical necessity by deliberately activating Shunko while being fully clothed.
* In ''Manga/ZeroZeroNineOne'' Mylene Hoffman/Agent 009-1 has several such scenes combined with {{Modesty Bedsheet}}s. Indeed, the very first time you see her in the series is when she gets out of bed wearing only a bedsheet and showing plenty of sexy back.
* ''Manga/SoulEater''. Tsubaki Natsukasa in the first opening and the various [[FuroScene Furo Scenes]].

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* ''Manga/FushigiYuugi'' gives us a view A couple of Miaka's back as scenes in ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'' where Miho is talking to the other girls in the school baths.
* In ''Manga/InuYasha'':
** Kagura has one of these in an episode when
she's bathing to purify herself for the summoning ceremony (her butt's included though, poor girl). We don't see attacked from behind, showing off Naraku's mark on her when back.
** Kagome has one of these moments when, after being captured and waking up [[BathingBeauty naked in a tub of sake]],
she turns around. Tamahome does.
* ''LightNovel/SpiceAndWolf'': Holo [[InnocentFanserviceGirl normally doesn't wear clothes]], but she ''does'' use the trope to justify why she's not going to remove her (ear- and tail- concealing) cloak for some strange merchant Holo and Lawrence met that day.
* ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'': The Keigun officer's uniform, which is worn by the Shinigami that is both Supreme Commander
leaps out of the Stealth Force and Captain of pool when Inuyasha breaks down the Second Division, door to rescue her. All we see is designed to leave her back and shoulders exposed. When Shunko is activated, it bursts from the back and shoulders, destroying any clothing that's present so the uniform is designed to remain intact while Shunko is in use. Soifon doesn't realise this design purpose until Yoruichi demonstrates the practical necessity by deliberately activating Shunko while being fully clothed.
* In ''Manga/ZeroZeroNineOne'' Mylene Hoffman/Agent 009-1
Inuyasha's [[LuminescentBlush hilarious expression]]. She has several such scenes combined with {{Modesty Bedsheet}}s. Indeed, the very first time you see her in the series is a NakedFreakOut when she gets out notices she's naked in front of bed wearing only a bedsheet and showing plenty of sexy back.
* ''Manga/SoulEater''. Tsubaki Natsukasa in the first opening and the various [[FuroScene Furo Scenes]].
him.



* ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima''
** Bare back scene appear on occasion, but it's usually overshadowed by the fact that most of the girls are naked all the time anyway, their modesty only preserved by CensorSteam and [[BarbieDollAnatomy lack of detail]].
** Ako. ''She'' may think that her back is ugly, but [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/mahou_sensei_negima/v14/c122/18.html if you're into chicks with scars...]]
* When [[MrFanservice Akune]] of ''Manga/MedakaBox'' first joins the student council, we get [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/medaka_box/v01/c006/16.html this shot.]]
* ''Franchise/OnePiece''
** This is often the most we get to see of Nami during her {{ShowerScene}}s. In some cases, however, she is shown topless from the front, but with her breasts covered by CensorSteam.
** The trope was also used as an actual plot point for more than a half chapter, when Hancock had to show Luffy the mark on her back.
* The ''Manga/OuranHighSchoolHostClub'' anime has the twins putting a photoshopped picture of Haruhi's shirtless back on the club website[[labelnote:*]]since Haruhi is actually a girl, but they want people to think she's a boy[[/labelnote]], leading Tamaki to falsely conclude that they must've seen something while taking the picture. It's more egregious in the manga, where the twins put Haruhi's head on ''[[ShirtlessScene Tamaki's chest]]'' and Tamaki is still fooled into thinking it's real.
* When Akane's body was [[GrandTheftMe possessed by a vengeful spirit doll]] in ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'', it tried to distract Ranma (so it could kill him afterwards) by stripping bare in front of him. The audience only got to see Akane's back and upper hips; the real Akane (trapped in a doll's body) threw herself at Ranma's face to keep him from looking.
* LightNovel/RokkaBravesOfTheSixFlowers: Mora Chester's [[BirthmarkOfDestiny Crest Of The Six Flowers]] is located on the small of her back, so any shot of said Crest usually results in this trope, like [[https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/mora_chester_op.png this shot from the OP]].



* ''Manga/SoulEater''. Tsubaki Natsukasa in the first opening and the various [[FuroScene Furo Scenes]].
* ''LightNovel/SpiceAndWolf'': Holo [[InnocentFanserviceGirl normally doesn't wear clothes]], but she ''does'' use the trope to justify why she's not going to remove her (ear- and tail- concealing) cloak for some strange merchant Holo and Lawrence met that day.



* When [[MrFanservice Akune]] of ''Manga/MedakaBox'' first joins the student council, we get [[http://www.mangafox.com/manga/medaka_box/v01/c006/16.html this shot.]] [[{{Fanservice}} Yum.]]
* This is often the most we get to see of Nami in ''Franchise/OnePiece'' during her shower scenes. In some cases, however, she is shown topless from the front, but with her breasts covered by CensorSteam. The trope was also used as an actual plot point for more than a half chapter, when Hancock had to show Luffy the mark on her back.
* A couple of scenes in ''Anime/GirlsUndPanzer'' where Miho is talking to the other girls in the school baths.



* ''[[ComicBook/XMen Astonishing X-Men]]'' #21. When Colossus and Kitty are given a refuge from the Breakworld's Powerlord by former gladiator Arghanne, Colossus considers the ramifications of his presence on Breakworld before turning in. Hearing his confusion, Kitty emerges from behind the curtain. The reader is treated to a clear view of Kitty's nude back (and a little bit of her cleverly shadowed rear end). Colossus clearly sees her front.
-->"Now I am more confused. But somehow not as tired."
* Kitty Pryde again in ''ComicBook/XMenExcalibur'' #11, when she tries on one of Phoenix's outfits and then, noting the [[ACupAngst differences in the fit]], tears it off in frustration ... just Widget starts displaying its teleportation powers.
* The ''Marvel Swimsuit Special'' occasionally depicts female heroes (and villains) this way, such as [[http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Cnyih_QEkqM/TjjsB3MDu_I/AAAAAAAAMGk/EZhagTWt8xk/s1600/8_Marvel_Swimsuit_Special_93_New_Warriors.jpg this artwork]] with the ''ComicBook/NewWarriors'', with Namorita applying sunscreen with her bikini top off ([[DistractedByTheSexy only Nova and Speedball seem to notice)]]

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* ''[[ComicBook/XMen Astonishing X-Men]]'' In ''ComicBook/AstonishingXMen'' #21. When Colossus ComicBook/{{Colossus}} and Kitty [[ComicBook/KittyPryde Kitty]] are given a refuge from the Breakworld's Powerlord by former gladiator Arghanne, Colossus considers the ramifications of his presence on Breakworld before turning in. Hearing his confusion, Kitty emerges from behind the curtain. The reader is treated to a clear view of Kitty's nude back (and a little bit of her cleverly [[CensorShadow shadowed rear end). end]]) while Colossus clearly sees her front.
-->"Now -->'''Colossus:''' Now I am more confused. But somehow not as tired."
* Kitty Pryde again in ''ComicBook/XMenExcalibur'' #11, when she tries on one of Phoenix's outfits and then, noting the [[ACupAngst differences in the fit]], tears it off in frustration ... just Widget starts displaying its teleportation powers.
* The ''Marvel Swimsuit Special'' occasionally depicts female heroes (and villains) this way, such as [[http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Cnyih_QEkqM/TjjsB3MDu_I/AAAAAAAAMGk/EZhagTWt8xk/s1600/8_Marvel_Swimsuit_Special_93_New_Warriors.jpg this artwork]] with the ''ComicBook/NewWarriors'', with Namorita applying sunscreen with her bikini top off ([[DistractedByTheSexy only Nova and Speedball seem to notice)]]



* In a scene in the graphic novel ''Hooky'', Spindrifter uses a portal to save ComicBook/SpiderMan from plunging into an abyss, and he [[CrashingThroughTheHarem falls into a lavish palace full of harem girls]], two of which are shown like this. (Three others are topless and covering themselves with their arms.)

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* In a scene in the graphic novel ''Hooky'', Spindrifter uses a portal to save ComicBook/SpiderMan from plunging into an abyss, and he [[CrashingThroughTheHarem falls into a lavish palace full of harem girls]], two of which are shown like this. (Three others are topless and [[HandOrObjectUnderwear covering themselves with their arms.) arms]].)
* In ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueInternational Classified'' #6 after Beatriz da Costa / Fire turns on her [[WreathedInFlames fire powers]] while in her civvies, [[ClothingDamage destroying them in the process.]] She asks for Ralph for his shirt before turning off her powers and when he questions why, she turns off her flames [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl in front of him]] to emphasize that she's naked, with her nude backside to the reader.
* The ''Marvel Swimsuit Special'' occasionally depicts female heroes (and villains) this way, such as [[http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-Cnyih_QEkqM/TjjsB3MDu_I/AAAAAAAAMGk/EZhagTWt8xk/s1600/8_Marvel_Swimsuit_Special_93_New_Warriors.jpg this artwork]] with the ''ComicBook/NewWarriors'', with Namorita applying sunscreen with her bikini top off ([[DistractedByTheSexy only Nova and Speedball seem to notice.)]]
* In ''Comicbook/RedSonja'' Vol. 4 #3 opens with a shot of naked Red Sonja climbing out of a bathtub with her back to the reader.
* In ''ComicBook/JMSSpiderMan'', when [[ComicBook/SpiderMan Peter]] and [[ComicBook/MaryJaneWatson Mary Jane]] make love for the first time after reconciling, they're show lying in bed post-coital under a ModestyBedsheet up to their waist, with MJ lying naked on her stomach.
* In ''Franchise/WonderWoman'' 2011 #1, Zola is teleported into Diana's London house and finds her sleeping in the nude, covered only by a ModestyBedsheet. After a tense explanation, Diana gets out of bed and walks up to her wardrobe, dropping the sheet in the process and giving the reader a view of her bare back.
* ''ComicBook/KittyPryde'' again in ''ComicBook/{{Excalibur}}'' #11, when she tries on one of Phoenix's outfits and then, noting the [[ACupAngst differences in the fit]], uses her {{Intangibility}} powers to tears it off in frustration... just Widget starts manifesting its teleportation powers and she ends up [[NakedPeopleTrappedOutside naked in public]] much to her [[NakedFreakOut mortification]], although the reader only gets to see her bare back.



* OlderThanTelevision! Creator/ClaraBow gets caught while taking off a dress in ''Film/{{Wings}}''.
* A bit of FanDisservice in ''Film/StarkLove'', a movie set in the Appalachian Mountains. A title card notes that there is no privacy in primitive mountain cabins, before poor Barbara has to change clothes in full view of her family.

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* OlderThanTelevision! Creator/ClaraBow gets caught while taking off a dress in ''Film/{{Wings}}''.
* A bit
''Film/{{Awake}}'': [[Creator/JessicaAlba Sam]] when she's brushing her teeth naked at the start of FanDisservice in ''Film/StarkLove'', a the movie set and later sitting up in bed post-sex with some {{Sideboob}} in Clayton's memories.
* In ''Film/BeCool'', [[Creator/UmaThurman Edie]] is introduced sunbathing topless.
* Perhaps the raciest shot of ''Film/CabinFever'' shows Marcy from the back. Specifically, [[TemptingFate it shows her lover squeezing her back, which explains how she gets the rashes]] that reveal she was actually infected with the flesh-eating disease and [[DeathBySex passed it on to loverboy]].
-->'''Paul:''' ''(While they are
in the Appalachian Mountains. A title card notes that middle of having sex)'' Shouldn't we use a condom?\\
'''Marcy:''' It's okay, I'm healthy.\\
'''Marcy:''' ''(Later)'' Damn, Paul, you really did a number on my back!
* ''Film/ChaletGirl'': [[Creator/FelicityJones Kim]] when she rises out of the hot tub to play in the snow.
* ''Film/CowboysAndAliens'' has this when [[Creator/OliviaWilde Ella]] is [[NakedOnRevival reborn from the fire]]. While we see her bare back, Jake and most other male characters clearly see her front.
* Creator/BaiLing has a serious moment of Toplessness From The Back in her ShowerScene in ''Film/TheCrow'', showing off Myca's tattoo.
* In ''Film/TheDayTheEarthCaughtFire'',
there is no privacy a scene in primitive mountain cabins, before poor Barbara has to change clothes in full view of which Creator/JanetMunro is washing her family.hair; although her back is to the camera, there is a flash of just enough {{Sideboob}}.
* Tiffany Case's first appearance in ''Film/DiamondsAreForever''. Plenty O'Toole gets this herself once she DressHitsFloor courtesy of Bond.



* Creator/MariaConchitaAlonso in ''Film/AFineMess'', as shown at the top of the page.
* In ''Film/TheDayTheEarthCaughtFire'', there is a scene in which Janet Munro is washing her hair; although her back is to the camera, there is a flash of just enough sideboob...
* Tiffany Case's first appearance in ''Film/DiamondsAreForever''. Plenty O'Toole gets this herself once shes loses her dress courtesy of Bond.
** Paris Carver (Creator/TeriHatcher) is seen this way in ''Film/TomorrowNeverDies''. For bonus points, she combines it with StockingFiller.
* In the Tony Jaa film ''Film/TheProtector'', there is a scene where Madame Rose rises from a bath, back to the audience, front to her lawyer lover.
* Creator/DinaMeyer's character in the ''Film/JohnnyMnemonic'' movie.

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* Creator/MariaConchitaAlonso ''Film/{{Entrapment}}'': When her luggage is stolen, [[Creator/CatherineZetaJones Gin]] is forced to sleep naked in ''Film/AFineMess'', as shown at her hotel room with only a ModestyBedsheet to cover her. Naturally, when [[GentlemanThief Mac]] sneaks up on her sleeping and startles her, she sits up and the top of sheets pool at her waist, giving the page.
* In ''Film/TheDayTheEarthCaughtFire'', there is
audience a scene in which Janet Munro is washing shot of her hair; although her bare back is while he gets an eyeful of her front. Also happens later in Kuala Lumpur when she's sleeping naked ''again'', this time due to the camera, there is a flash heat.
* A lingering shot
of just enough sideboob...
* Tiffany Case's first appearance
Hazel in ''Film/DiamondsAreForever''. Plenty O'Toole gets this herself once shes loses state after Gus takes off her dress courtesy of Bond.
** Paris Carver (Creator/TeriHatcher)
bra is seen this way in ''Film/TomorrowNeverDies''. For bonus points, she combines it with StockingFiller.
* In
the Tony Jaa film ''Film/TheProtector'', there is a most raunchy that ''Film/TheFaultInOurStars'''s sex scene where Madame Rose rises from gets.
* ''Film/AFineMess'': [[Creator/MariaConchitaAlonso Claudia]] arrives at Spence's apartment wearing ''only''
a bath, back to [[NakedInMink white fur coat]]. Spence asks, "May I take your coat?" and Claudia answers, "Sure," shedding the audience, front to her lawyer lover.
* Creator/DinaMeyer's character in the ''Film/JohnnyMnemonic'' movie.
coat and walking into Spence's bedroom wearing only panties.



* Done in ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'', but definitely not played for {{fanservice}}. The team are, rather brutally, interrogating one of their local guides, whom they suspect to be TheMole. The suspected mole claims to have been tortured by the Germans when she refused to betray LaResistance, and the team wants to see her scars to corroborate the story.
* In ''Film/{{Halloween1978}}'', Annie strips down to [[LingerieScene her panties]] and changes into an over-sized dress shirt before putting her clothes in the washing machine.
* ''Film/{{Help}}'': Ahme's sister taking a bath in Part Two.
* The titular housemaid in ''[[Film/TheHousemaid1960 The Housemaid]]'' does this when peeling out of a wet dress, in order to seduce her boss.
* ''Film/LetsBeCops'': [[Creator/NinaDobrev Josie]] when she takes off her dress while Justin is trying to confess he's not a real cop. He gets a view of her from the front and gets too DistractedByTheSexy to confess.
* In ''Film/ILoveYouBethCooper'' Creator/HaydenPanettiere (as Miss Cooper) gives the audience this, while giving Paul Rust's "I" what's on the other side [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl when she drops]] her ModestyTowel in front of him.
* ''Film/JennifersBody'': [[Creator/MeganFox Jennifer]] climbing out of the water after SkinnyDipping on a lake.
%%* Creator/DinaMeyer's character in the ''Film/JohnnyMnemonic'' movie.
* ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'': There's an instance of ShamelessFanserviceGirl when Lara is offered a dress by her butler as she gets out of the shower and, in indignation, she removes her ModestyTowel and tosses it aside. We see her walking away from behind.
* ''Literature/{{Lolita}}'' (1997). As Humbert is driving her away from summer camp, Dolores leans over the backseat and removes her shirt and bra so as to change into something more fashionable. Humbert has [[IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn trouble with his breathing]] and [[DistractedByTheSexy keeping his eyes on the road]].
* None other than Creator/MarilynMonroe provides this when waking up from bed in ''Film/TheMisfits''
* ''Film/MissionImpossibleRogueNation'': [[Creator/RebeccaFerguson Ilsa]] when she's changing out of her wet clothes after rescuing Ethan in Morocco, with a glance of {{Sideboob}}.
* PlayedForLaughs in ''Film/TheNakedGun'' 2 1/2: An assassin sent to kill Jane is about to shoot her while [[DeadlyBath she's showering]], only for Frank Drebin to stop him at the last second. During their struggle, the shower curtain is [[StrippingSnag accidentally pushed aside]], leading to this trope. They [[ATruceWhileWeGawk both stop fighting]] just to [[DistractedByTheSexy stare]]. When she notices they're gawking at her, she [[NakedFreakOut gasps and pulls the curtain back.]]
* [[Creator/KathyIreland Lucy]] during her ShowerScene in the locker room in ''Film/NecessaryRoughness''.
* Scottish film ''Film/NotAnotherHappyEnding'' takes this a step further. We get a [[MaleGaze tracking shot]] of [[Creator/KarenGillan Jane's]] bare booty as she runs down a hallway nude.
* In the Tony Jaa film ''Film/TheProtector'', there is a scene where Madame Rose rises from a bath, back to the audience in front to her lawyer lover.
* In ''Purple Hearts'' LTJG Deborah Solomon's back is shown when LTCDR Don Jardian unhooks her bra [[CoitusEnsues when they make love]].
* Happens in ''Film/{{Quick}}'' when Ki-su rides through the underwear fashion show. We see a topless model from the back. Ki-su gets an eyeful as the model [[NakedFreakOut hastily tries to cover up]] [[HandOrObjectUnderwear with her hands]].
* In ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', Marion Ravenwood's back is [[WatchingTheReflectionUndress seen in the mirror by Belloq]] and it is lampshaded on the journey to the U-Boat pen.



* Bai Ling has a serious moment of Toplessness From The Back in ''Film/TheCrow''.
* ''Film/JennifersBody'': For a movie whose main marketing point was Creator/MeganFox, a sexy wet back is the most you'll get.

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* Bai Ling %%* ''Film/TheRumDiary'' has Creator/AmberHeard topless in jeans.
* ''Film/{{Runaway}}'': Creator/KirstieAlley strips off as
a serious moment police scan reveals one TrackingDevice after another hidden in her clothes by her psycho boyfriend -- when she turns her back after taking off her bra, [[FanDisservice the police flinch at the sight of Toplessness From the bruises he's left on her back]].
* ''Film/TheScorpionKing'': When Mathayus drains the water from Sorceress [[Creator/KellyHu Cassandra's]] bath they both end drained with it. They end up in a fountain in the middle of the city, with Cassandra emerging out the water completely naked with her back to the camera, while giving the crowd an eyeful of her front.
* ''Film/{{Screamers}}''. Jessica strips off her top to take a hand bath, showing her SexyBack to Hendricksson who then reveals some shocking news, causing her to whirl to face him. [[SceneryCensor Her lower half is offscreen]] and Hendricksson doesn't even blink, but then says quietly, "Good lord, you're beautiful."
* ''Film/SharkNight'': When Maya and [[Creator/KatharineMcPhee Beth]] take off their shirts to change into their bikini tops, complete with SlowMotion and {{Sideboob}}.
* ''Film/SherlockHolmes2009'': [[Creator/RachelMcAdams Irene Adler]] lets her towel drop moments before she reaches some cover to change, giving a glimpse of naked back to Sherlock and the audience.
* ''Film/SilverLiningsPlaybook'' has this with [[Creator/JenniferLawrence Tiffany]], giving us a quick but tantalizing look at her bare back.
* ''Film/SnowWhiteAndTheHuntsman''. PlayedStraight for {{fanservice}} with VainSorceress Queen Ravenna when her DressHitsFloor to get into her milk bath.
* ''Film/SoClose'': [[Creator/ShuQi Lynn]] briefly, during the playful bathtub fight with her sister Sue, who manages to [[StrippingSnag yank off her]] ModestyTowel.
* In the DirectToVideo film ''Film/SomeKindOfBeautiful'', this happens when [[Creator/SalmaHayek Olivia]] runs out of bed naked and jumps into a pool.
* ''Film/SomethingWicked'': [[Creator/ShantelVanSanten Christine]] during her ShowerScene. Later she's also shown from the back when her brother is [[PeepingTom peeking on her getting dressed]].
* ''Film/TheSpirit'':
The Back Spirit catches Sand Saref stepping out of the shower dressed in ''Film/TheCrow''.
a ModestyTowel. He demands her to put her hands behind her back so he can arrest her. She coyly complies, dropping the towel in the process, giving the audience a view of her backside while The Spirit gawks at her front, before he turns and asks her to PleasePutSomeClothesOn.
* ''Film/JennifersBody'': For A bit of FanDisservice in ''Film/StarkLove'', a movie whose main marketing point set in the Appalachian Mountains. A title card notes that there is no privacy in primitive mountain cabins, before poor Barbara has to change clothes in full view of her family.
* ''Film/StateAndMain'':
** {{Discussed}}. Screenwriter Joseph agonizes on how to rewrite a critically important nude scene because actress Claire refuses to get naked. He finally has an epiphany to simply show her from the back, so that the scene can remain but Claire doesn't have to actually be nude.
** And PlayedStraight later on when Claire tries to seduce Joseph.
* Subverted with ''Film/TaxiDriver''. Because Creator/JodieFoster
was Creator/MeganFox, a sexy wet only 12 at the time, her topless from the back is scene uses a body double (her older sister).
* ''Film/TeenWolf''; Pamela takes her top off to seduce Scott (who has full view) in her dressing room, applying this Trope to
the most you'll get.viewers.
* ''Film/TommyBoy'': The girl at the pool takes off her robe and bikini to go SkinnyDipping and Richard [[ADateWithRosiePalms masturbates]] while he watches from the motel room and Tommy [[CaughtWithYourPantsDown catches him]].
* [[Creator/TeriHatcher Paris Carver]] is seen this way in ''Film/TomorrowNeverDies''. For bonus points, she combines it with StockingFiller.
* ''Film/{{Ultraviolet}}'': Violet's bare backside is to the camera when she has to walk through the [[DecontaminationChamber ultraviolet scanner]] while naked.



* In the earlier Jolie-starring film ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', there's an instance of ShamelessFanserviceGirl when Lara is offered a dress by her butler as she gets out of the shower and, in indignation, she removes her towel and tosses it aside. We see her walking away from behind.
* Perhaps the raciest shot of ''Film/CabinFever'' shows Marcy from the back. Specifically, [[TemptingFate it shows her lover squeezing her back, which explains how she gets the rashes]] that reveal she was actually infected with the flesh-eating disease and [[DeathBySex passed it on to loverboy]].
-->'''Paul:''' ''(While they are in the middle of having sex)'' Shouldn't we use a condom?
-->'''Marcy:''' It's okay, I'm healthy.
-->'''Marcy:''' ''(Later)'' Damn, Paul, you really did a number on my back!
* In ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', Marion Ravenwood's back is [[WatchingTheReflectionUndress seen in the mirror by Belloq]] and it is lampshaded on the journey to the U-Boat pen.
* ''Film/CowboysAndAliens'' has this when Ella is reborn from the fire. While we see her bare back, Jake and most other male characters clearly see her front.

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* In the earlier Jolie-starring film ''Film/LaraCroftTombRaider'', there's an instance of ShamelessFanserviceGirl when Lara is offered a dress by her butler as she ''Film/WelcomeHome'' while [[MsFanservice Cassie]] gets out of numerous nude scenes throughout the shower and, in indignation, she removes her towel and tosses it aside. We see her walking away from behind.
* Perhaps
movie, the raciest shot of ''Film/CabinFever'' movie only shows Marcy from the back. Specifically, [[TemptingFate it shows her lover squeezing her back, which explains how she gets the rashes]] that reveal she was actually infected with the flesh-eating disease and [[DeathBySex passed it on to loverboy]].
-->'''Paul:''' ''(While they are in the middle
shots of having sex)'' Shouldn't we use a condom?
-->'''Marcy:''' It's okay, I'm healthy.
-->'''Marcy:''' ''(Later)'' Damn, Paul, you really did a number on my back!
* In ''Film/RaidersOfTheLostArk'', Marion Ravenwood's back is [[WatchingTheReflectionUndress seen in the mirror by Belloq]] and it is lampshaded on the journey to the U-Boat pen.
* ''Film/CowboysAndAliens'' has this when Ella is reborn from the fire. While we see
her bare back, Jake and most other male characters clearly see her front.back with some {{Sideboob}}.
* [[Creator/MegRyan Sally]] briefly when getting out of bed in ''Film/WhenHarryMetSally''.



* Subverted in the sci-fi film ''Film/{{Runaway}}''. Kirstie Alley strips off as a police scan reveals one TrackingDevice after another hidden in her clothes by her psycho boyfriend -- when she turns her back after taking off her bra, [[FanDisservice the police flinch at the sight of the bruises he's left on her back]].
* Creator/KathyIreland does this in the shower room scene in ''Film/NecessaryRoughness''.
* ''Film/SilverLiningsPlaybook'' has this with Creator/JenniferLawrence, giving us a quick but tantalizing look at her bare back.
* Scottish film ''Film/NotAnotherHappyEnding'' takes this a step further. We get a tracking shot of Creator/KarenGillan's lovely, bare booty as she runs down a hallway nude.
** The same sort of thing also occurs in the DirectToVideo film ''Film/SomeKindOfBeautiful'', where the camera follows Creator/SalmaHayek's bare booty as she runs outside and jumps into a pool.
* In ''Film/ILoveYouBethCooper'' Creator/HaydenPanettiere (as Miss Cooper) gives the audience this, while giving Paul Rust's "I" what's on the other side.
* ''Film/SherlockHolmes2009'': Irene Adler lets her robe drop moments before she reaches some cover to change, giving a glimpse of back.
* ''Film/TheRumDiary'' has Amber Heard topless in jeans.
* Discussed in ''Film/StateAndMain'': screenwriter Joseph agonizes on how to rewrite a critically important nude scene because actress Claire refuses to get naked. He finally has an epiphany to simply show her from the back, so that the scene can remain but Claire doesn't have to actually be nude.
** And played straight later on when Claire tries to seduce Joseph.
* ''Film/SnowWhiteAndTheHuntsman''. Played straight for {{fanservice}} with VainSorceress Queen Ravenna, but when her beauty and powers start to fade, we're shown a FanDisservice shot of Ravenna sitting with her back to the camera, her ribs clearly visible.
* ''Literature/{{Lolita}}'' (1997). As Humbert is driving her away from summer camp, Dolores leans over the backseat and removes her shirt and bra so as to change into something more fashionable. Humbert has [[IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn trouble with his breathing]] and [[DistractedByTheSexy keeping his eyes on the road]].
* Done in ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'', but definitely not played for fanservice. The team are, rather brutally, interrogating one of their local guides, whom they suspect to be TheMole. The suspected mole claims to have been tortured by the Germans when she refused to betray LaResistance, and the team wants to see her scars to corroborate the story.
* Creator/MegRyan briefly when getting out of bed in ''Film/WhenHarryMetSally''.
* Happens in ''Film/{{Quick}}'' when Ki-su rides through the underwear fashion show. We see a topless model from the back. Ki-su gets an eyeful as the model [[HandOrObjectUnderwear hastily tries to cover up]].
* In ''Film/BeCool'', Creator/UmaThurman is introduced sunbathing topless.
* The titular housemaid in ''[[Film/TheHousemaid1960 The Housemaid]]'' does this when peeling out of a wet dress, in order to seduce her boss.
* ''Film/TeenWolf''; Pamela takes her top off to seduce Scott (who has full view) in her dressing room, applying this Trope to the viewers.
* None other than Creator/MarilynMonroe provides this when waking up from bed in ''Film/TheMisfits''.
* ''Film/TommyBoy'': The girl at the pool takes off her robe and bikini to [[SkinnyDipping go skinny dipping]] and Richard [[ADateWithRosiePalms masturbates]] while he watches from the motel room and Tommy [[CaughtWithYourPantsDown catches him]].
* A lingering shot of Hazel in this state after Gus takes off her bra is the most raunchy that ''Film/TheFaultInOurStars'''s sex scene gets.
* Subverted with ''Film/TaxiDriver''. Because Creator/JodieFoster was only 12 at the time, her topless from the back scene uses a body double (her older sister).
* Played for comedy in ''Film/TheNakedGun'' 2 1/2: An assassin sent to kill Jane is about to shoot her in the shower, only for Frank Drebin to stop him at the last second. During their struggle, the shower curtain is pushed aside, leading to this trope. They stop fighting [[DistractedByTheSexy just to stare]], much to Jane's annoyance.

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* Subverted in the sci-fi film ''Film/{{Runaway}}''. Kirstie Alley strips off as a police scan reveals one TrackingDevice after another hidden in her clothes by her psycho boyfriend -- when she turns her back after OlderThanTelevision! Creator/ClaraBow gets caught while taking off her bra, [[FanDisservice the police flinch at the sight of the bruises he's left on her back]].
* Creator/KathyIreland does this
a dress in the shower room scene in ''Film/NecessaryRoughness''.
* ''Film/SilverLiningsPlaybook'' has this with Creator/JenniferLawrence, giving us a quick but tantalizing look at her bare back.
* Scottish film ''Film/NotAnotherHappyEnding'' takes this a step further. We get a tracking shot of Creator/KarenGillan's lovely, bare booty as she runs down a hallway nude.
** The same sort of thing also occurs in the DirectToVideo film ''Film/SomeKindOfBeautiful'', where the camera follows Creator/SalmaHayek's bare booty as she runs outside and jumps into a pool.
* In ''Film/ILoveYouBethCooper'' Creator/HaydenPanettiere (as Miss Cooper) gives the audience this, while giving Paul Rust's "I" what's on the other side.
* ''Film/SherlockHolmes2009'': Irene Adler lets her robe drop moments before she reaches some cover to change, giving a glimpse of back.
* ''Film/TheRumDiary'' has Amber Heard topless in jeans.
* Discussed in ''Film/StateAndMain'': screenwriter Joseph agonizes on how to rewrite a critically important nude scene because actress Claire refuses to get naked. He finally has an epiphany to simply show her from the back, so that the scene can remain but Claire doesn't have to actually be nude.
** And played straight later on when Claire tries to seduce Joseph.
* ''Film/SnowWhiteAndTheHuntsman''. Played straight for {{fanservice}} with VainSorceress Queen Ravenna, but when her beauty and powers start to fade, we're shown a FanDisservice shot of Ravenna sitting with her back to the camera, her ribs clearly visible.
* ''Literature/{{Lolita}}'' (1997). As Humbert is driving her away from summer camp, Dolores leans over the backseat and removes her shirt and bra so as to change into something more fashionable. Humbert has [[IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn trouble with his breathing]] and [[DistractedByTheSexy keeping his eyes on the road]].
* Done in ''Film/TheGunsOfNavarone'', but definitely not played for fanservice. The team are, rather brutally, interrogating one of their local guides, whom they suspect to be TheMole. The suspected mole claims to have been tortured by the Germans when she refused to betray LaResistance, and the team wants to see her scars to corroborate the story.
* Creator/MegRyan briefly when getting out of bed in ''Film/WhenHarryMetSally''.
* Happens in ''Film/{{Quick}}'' when Ki-su rides through the underwear fashion show. We see a topless model from the back. Ki-su gets an eyeful as the model [[HandOrObjectUnderwear hastily tries to cover up]].
* In ''Film/BeCool'', Creator/UmaThurman is introduced sunbathing topless.
* The titular housemaid in ''[[Film/TheHousemaid1960 The Housemaid]]'' does this when peeling out of a wet dress, in order to seduce her boss.
* ''Film/TeenWolf''; Pamela takes her top off to seduce Scott (who has full view) in her dressing room, applying this Trope to the viewers.
* None other than Creator/MarilynMonroe provides this when waking up from bed in ''Film/TheMisfits''.
* ''Film/TommyBoy'': The girl at the pool takes off her robe and bikini to [[SkinnyDipping go skinny dipping]] and Richard [[ADateWithRosiePalms masturbates]] while he watches from the motel room and Tommy [[CaughtWithYourPantsDown catches him]].
* A lingering shot of Hazel in this state after Gus takes off her bra is the most raunchy that ''Film/TheFaultInOurStars'''s sex scene gets.
* Subverted with ''Film/TaxiDriver''. Because Creator/JodieFoster was only 12 at the time, her topless from the back scene uses a body double (her older sister).
* Played for comedy in ''Film/TheNakedGun'' 2 1/2: An assassin sent to kill Jane is about to shoot her in the shower, only for Frank Drebin to stop him at the last second. During their struggle, the shower curtain is pushed aside, leading to this trope. They stop fighting [[DistractedByTheSexy just to stare]], much to Jane's annoyance.
''Film/{{Wings}}''.



* In [[http://ancensored.com/clip/Halloween/Nancy-Kyes/13772 this scene]] in ''Film/{{Halloween1978}}'', Annie strips down to [[LingerieScene her panties]] and changes into an over-sized dress shirt before putting her clothes in the washing machine.
* In ''Purple Hearts'' LTJG Deborah Solomon's back is shown when LTCDR Don Jardian unhooks her bra [[CoitusEnsues when they make love]].
* ''Film/{{Help}}'': Ahme's sister taking a bath in Part Two.
* ''Film/{{Screamers}}''. Jessica strips off her top to take a hand bath, showing her SexyBack to Hendricksson who then reveals some shocking news, causing her to whirl to face him. [[SceneryCensor Her lower half is offscreen]] and Hendricksson doesn't even blink, but then says quietly, "Good lord, you're beautiful."
* ''Film/SomethingWicked'': Christine during her ShowerScene. Later she's also shown from the back when her brother is [[PeepingTom peeking on her getting dressed]].
* In ''Film/WelcomeHome'' while [[MsFanservice Cassie]] gets numerous nude scenes throughout the movie, the movie only shows shots of her bare back with some SideBoob.



* This happens in an episode of ''[[Series/TwentyFour 24]]'', when Nina is forced to undress in front of Jack, so she doesn't try anything. She deliberately faces him, showing us her scarred back. Prison must have been rough.

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* This happens in an episode of ''[[Series/TwentyFour 24]]'', when Nina is [[ShamefulStrip forced to undress undress]] in front of Jack, so she doesn't try anything. She [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl deliberately faces him, him]], showing us her scarred back. Prison must have been rough.rough.
* ''Series/AgentsOfSHIELD'':
** In [[Recap/AgentsOfSHIELDS1E9Repairs "Repairs"]], has May topless at the beginning of the episode when she's getting dressed after sleeping with Ward.
** In [[Recap/AgentsOfSHIELDS4E1TheGhost "The Ghost"]], this trope is combined with ShouldersUpNudity when Aida walks up to Fitz naked.
** In [[Recap/AgentsOfSHIELDS4E11WakeUp "Wake Up]]" when Mack and Elena have sex for the first time, we get a shot of her on top of him with her naked back to the camera, before collapsing down in bed.
** In [[Recap/AgentsOfSHIELDS4E20FarewellCruelWorld "Farewell Cruel World"]], when Aida successfully creates an organic body for herself, she's NakedOnArrival but shown from the back.
* Recap/{{Angel}}:
** In [[Recap/AngelS03E22Tomorrow "Tomorrow"]], when Lilah is climbing out of Wesley's bed.
** In [[Recap/AngelS04E16Players "Players"]], this is used to good effect when Gunn attaches the LISA device to Gwen's back so he can touch her skin.
** In [[Recap/AngelS05E16Shells "Shells"]] when Illyria rips off her shirt in front of Knox.
** [[Recap/AngelS05E20TheGirlInQuestion "The Girl In Question"]] when Darla is changing from a bedsheet to her dressing gown.



* In "Series/{{Baywatch}} Down Under", we see this when Kendra Rielly (Creator/TaniaZaetta), is wearing just [[BarelyThereSwimwear a thong bikini bottom]] when she goes [[PoolScene swimming]] with Cody Madison.



** In [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRKYA9ZyGW4#t=33m24s this scene]] from "The Hunt", Jessie, Allie Dawn and Kekoa go topless as a traditional part of the [[OurNudityisDifferent costume]] for Jason's manhood ceremony.
** In "Shark Island", we only see [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WFYRqJulIs#t=24m40s Jessie's back]] when takes off [[ModestyTowel her towel]] to [[SkinnyDipping go skinny dipping]].
* In "Baywatch Down Under", we see this when Kendra Rielly (Tanya Zaetta), is wearing just [[BarelyThereSwimwear a thong bikini bottom]] when she goes [[PoolScene swimming]] with Cody Madison in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ll6334RqecQ#t=3m37s this clip.]]
* Faith appears this way during sex with Xander in the ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' episode "The Zeppo".
* ''Series/CarolineInTheCity'''s Creator/LeaThompson used this for a NakedPeopleAreFunny gag.
* In the ''Series/{{Castle}}'' episode "Murder He Wrote", Castle takes Beckett to a vacation spot in the Hamptons for their first vacation since their RelationshipUpgrade. They decide to use the swimming pool during their first night, and when Beckett takes her robe off, she treats the camera to a clear shot of her back. (Regrettably, [[BusmansHoliday a murder interrupted their fun and games]].)

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** In [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRKYA9ZyGW4#t=33m24s this scene]] from "The Hunt", Jessie, Allie Dawn and Kekoa go topless as a traditional part of the [[OurNudityisDifferent costume]] for Jason's manhood ceremony.
** In "Shark Island", we only see [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WFYRqJulIs#t=24m40s Jessie's back]] naked back when takes off [[ModestyTowel her towel]] ModestyTowel to [[SkinnyDipping go skinny dipping]].
SkinnyDipping.
* In "Baywatch Down Under", we see this ''Series/BloodDrive'': This occurs in "A Fistful of Blood" when Kendra Rielly (Tanya Zaetta), is wearing just [[BarelyThereSwimwear a thong bikini bottom]] when [[Creator/ChristinaOchoa Grace]] rises out the [[BathtubScene]] in an attempt to seduce Arthur, but since he knows she goes [[PoolScene swimming]] with Cody Madison in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ll6334RqecQ#t=3m37s this clip.]]
only after SexForSolace he rebukes her.
* Faith ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'':
** [[Creator/ElizaDushku Faith]]
appears this way during she takes her shirt off to have sex with Xander in the ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'' episode [[Recap/BuffyTheVampireSlayerS3E13TheZeppo "The Zeppo".
*
Zeppo"]].
** On [[Recap/BuffyTheVampireSlayerS5E13BloodTies Blood Ties]], this is used when Glory takes off her [[LadyInRed red dress]].
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''Series/CarolineInTheCity'''s Creator/LeaThompson used this for a NakedPeopleAreFunny gag.
* In the ''Series/{{Castle}}'' episode "Murder He Wrote", Castle takes Beckett to a vacation spot in the Hamptons for their first vacation since their RelationshipUpgrade. They decide to use the [[TwoPersonPoolParty swimming pool pool]] during their first night, and when Beckett takes her robe off, she treats the camera to a clear shot of her back. (Regrettably, [[BusmansHoliday a murder interrupted their fun and games]].)



* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'': Susan (Creator/SarahAlexander) repeatedly, Sally (Creator/KateIsitt) in series two, and once with Jane (Creator/GinaBellman) in series four. In each case the audience is treated to "the full backal", as the show puts it, but other characters see the front.

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* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'': Susan (Creator/SarahAlexander) [[Creator/SarahAlexander Susan]] repeatedly, Sally (Creator/KateIsitt) [[Creator/KateIsitt Sally]] in series two, and once with Jane (Creator/GinaBellman) [[Creator/GinaBellman Jane]] in series four. In each case the audience is treated to "the full backal", as the show puts it, but other characters see the front.



* Seen in the ''Series/{{Dallas}}'' ReunionMovie ''War of the Ewings'', when a woman drops her robe for J.R. in this way as he smiles.
* ''Series/DarkMatter'': We get a shot of Two's back while she [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl dresses in front of One]], who is left stammering while trying giving her a report on the ship.

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* Seen in the ''Series/{{Dallas}}'' ReunionMovie ReunionShow ''War of the Ewings'', when a woman drops her robe for J.R. in this way as he smiles.
* Series/{{Daredevil}}: Karen puts on one of Matt's buttoned dress shirts because the T-shirt Foggy has loaned her got wet. As she pulls off the t-shirt, [[SceneryCensor the camera uses Matt's right shoulder to hide her breasts from the front]] before the camera shifts to give a shot of her from behind, complete with {{Sideboob}}.
* ''Series/DarkMatter'': We get a shot of Two's naked from the back while she drops her ModestyTowel in [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl dresses in front of One]], One]] while getting dressed, who is [[DistractedByTheSexy left stammering stammering]] while trying giving her a report on the ship.



* ''Series/EverybodyLovesRaymond'': Sports journalist Ray Barone is reduced to incoherent mumbling and embarrassment when interviewing an ice-skating star who blithely changes out of her performance gear into street clothes during the interview. Being American primetime TV, she is only seen from the back.

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* ''Series/EverybodyLovesRaymond'': Sports journalist Ray Barone is reduced to incoherent mumbling and embarrassment when interviewing an ice-skating star who [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl blithely changes changes]] out of her performance gear into street clothes during the interview. Being American primetime TV, she is only seen from the back.



* In one episode of ''Series/{{House}}'', the reaction of a female teenage model to the revelation that she is technically male is to rip off her hospital gown in front of House and a large viewing window (with a lot of startled people on the other side) and scream, "Look at me! I'm beautiful!" We only see this from the back, but House, who has a better view, is definitely looking.

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* ''Series/HartOfDixie'':
** Happens when Zoe decides to go SkinnyDipping at the end of "In Havoc & in Heat".
** Also occurs with Zoe in "Red Dye", when she pulls off a SexyCoatFlashing on Wade.
* In one episode of ''Series/{{House}}'', the reaction of a female teenage model to the revelation that she is technically male is to rip off her hospital gown in front of House and a large viewing window (with a lot of startled people on the other side) and scream, "Look at me! I'm beautiful!" We only see this from the back, but House, who has a better view, is [[EatingTheEyeCandy definitely looking.looking]].
* ''Series/FairlyLegal'': One memorable scene has [[Creator/SarahShahi Kate]] walking out of Justin's kitchen [[SexyShirtSwitch wearing only his shirt]], and he tells her he intends to wear that shirt to work. [[TheTease So she takes it off]].
* ''Series/{{Fargo}}'': In [[Recap/FargoS03E01TheLawOfVacantPlaces "The Law of Vacant Places"]], the audience is treated to a shot of Nikki's naked back when she rises out of the bathtub in [[ShowSomeLeg an attempt to distract]] Maurice long enough for Ray to get the gun away from him. It works on her part, Ray's just too slow to the draw.
* ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. Alien nymphomaniac Chiana always has sex in the reverse cowgirl position, thereby avoiding the need for a ModestyBedsheet while at the same time showing off her naked back.
* ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
** In [[Recap/GameOfThronesS3E5KissedByFire "Kissed by Fire"]], during Jaime and Brienne's BathtubScene, he taunts her over her failure to protect Renly causing her to when she stands up in the bath furiously, with her bare back to the camera while her front is covered by [[SceneryCensor Jaime's head]].
** In [[Recap/GameOfThronesS5E3HighSparrow "High Sparrow"]], Margaery shows this to the audience and Tommen as she climbs out of bed after their wedding night.
* ''Series/TheGifted'': Lorna during her ShowerScene in [[Recap/TheGiftedS1E2RX "rX"]], as she's washing the dye out of her hair.



** In the pilot episode, when Harm and Kate searches the deceased female officer's belongings in her cabin, her bodybuilding roommate Cassie comes to change and as Harm gentlemanly offers to leave, she quips "Why? Never seen a naked sailor before?" before he even gets a chance to, as shown from the back. Both Harm and Kate get noticeably uncomfortable in their facial expressions. When Cassie has left, Kate asks Harm:
-->'''Kate''': Did you see the muscles on her?

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** In the pilot episode, when Harm and Kate searches search the deceased female officer's belongings in her cabin, her bodybuilding roommate Cassie comes to change and as Harm gentlemanly offers to leave, she quips "Why? Never seen a naked sailor before?" before he even gets a chance to, as to leave, [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl she gets naked]] and is shown from the back. Both Harm and Kate get noticeably uncomfortable in their facial expressions. When Cassie has left, Kate asks Harm:
-->'''Kate''': [[AmazonianBeauty Did you see the muscles on her? her?]]



* Briefly via Lara Flynn Boyle removing her bikini top in a hot tub on the ''Series/LawAndOrder'' episode "Submission."
* ''Series/{{Leverage}}'': InnocentFanserviceGirl Parker reveals her back quite often. Usually in front of Hardison. It involves a lot of UnresolvedSexualTension.

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* Briefly via Lara Flynn Boyle Creator/LaraFlynnBoyle removing her bikini top in a hot tub on the ''Series/LawAndOrder'' episode "Submission."
* ''Series/{{Leverage}}'': InnocentFanserviceGirl ShamelessFanserviceGirl Parker reveals her back quite often. Usually in front of Hardison. It involves [[Love Interest Hardison]] which leds to a lot of UnresolvedSexualTension.



* The third season ''Series/MadAboutYou'' episode "Our Fifteen Minutes" has a rather shocking and hilarious bit when Lisa (Anne Ramsay), oblivious of the cameras everywhere, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F0uTYWoFYPE talks non-stop and changes right in front of Paul and Jamie.]]

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* The third season ''Series/MadAboutYou'' episode "Our Fifteen Minutes" has a rather shocking and hilarious bit when Lisa (Anne Ramsay), (Creator/AnneRamsay), oblivious of the cameras everywhere, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F0uTYWoFYPE talks non-stop and changes right in front of Paul and Jamie.]]



* ''Series/MutantX'': Both Shalimar and Lexa when [[ShamefulStrip strip searched]] while trying to infiltrate a women's prison in "The Taking of Crows".



* Happens in an episode of ''Series/NightCourt'' (of all places) where a member of royalty from a small island nation casually takes off her halter top in Harry's office when he tells her to "make yourself comfortable". (Apparently, nudity is not a taboo in her culture, seeing as she was arrested in the first place for indecent exposure.

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* Happens in an episode of ''Series/NightCourt'' (of all places) where a member of royalty from a small island nation casually takes off her [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl halter top in Harry's office office]] when he tells her to "make yourself comfortable". (Apparently, Apparently, nudity is not a taboo in her culture, seeing as she was arrested in the first place for indecent exposure.exposure.
* ''Series/OneTreeHill'':
** In "Your Cheatin' Heart" when Alex strips naked to seduce Julian she's shown from the back, [[PleasePutSomeClothesOn until he has]] her use a [[HandOrObjectUnderwear pillow to cover up.]]
** In "Even Fairy Tale Characters Would Be Jealous" Gigi decides to return Mouth's [[SexyShirtSwitch shirt]] by [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl taking it off right in front of him]] revealing she's topless underneath.
** In "Almost Everything I Wish I'd Said The Last Time I Saw You...", Quinn is in bed covered with a ModestyBedsheet when Clay starts pulling it down so he can [[EatingTheEyeCandy admire]] her back.
** In "We All Fall Down" Tara is shown like this when getting dressed after sleeping with Chase.
* ''Series/TheOriginals'': In episode "Alive and Kicking", when Hayley stands up defiantly from her bath when Elijah interrupts it to chide on her recent rampage against witches. Elijah, annoyed, reaches for a towel and hands it to her.



* ''Series/TheRoyals'':
** Gemma when she takes off her shirt [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl in front of Liam]] in an effort to seduce him in "Infants of the Spring".
** Ophelia when she briefly takes off her bikini top at a balcony in Monaco when Liam dares her. She's photographed by a {{Paparazzi}} which causes some trouble in later episodes.
** Eleanor when she changing clothes in front of Jasper in "Passing Through Nature to Eternity".



* ''Series/TheShannaraChronicles'': Amberle during her WaterfallShower in [[Recap/TheShannaraChroniclesS01E02ChosenPart2 "Chosen Part 2"]].



* ''Series/{{Smallville}}:
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS01E04XRay "X-Ray"]], when Clark activates his XRayVision, he up seeing through a wall and into the girls' locker room, just as Lana drops her ModestyTowel with her back to him and he [[CovertPervert grins widely]].
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS01E10Shimmer "Shimmer"]], Victoria after she [[DressHitsFloor drops her robe]] before getting into the bathtub.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS02E02Heat "Heat"]], when Desiree climbs out of the pool naked to talk to Jonathan in the Luthor Mansion. When she [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl makes no move to cover herself]], he throws her a robe and asks her to PleasePutSomeClothesOn.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS04E01Crusade "Crusade"]], Lana when she wakes up naked in her bed, with the ModestyBedsheet only covering her waist. Also later in the episode when Lana steps out of the shower and sees the Mark of Transference tattooed on her bare back.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS04E03Facade "Facade"]], Abby when she takes off her shirt during her makeout session with Brett.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS05E20Fade "Fade"]], Lois during her ShowerScene, combined with ShouldersUpNudity when she steps out, suspicious someone was peeking on her, and barges into a startled Clark outside her bathroom.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS06E03Wither "Wither"]], Lana when Lex takes off her dress and they have sex at the end of the episode.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS07E10Persona "Persona"]], Lana [[MsFanservice yet again]] when she leaves the bed after sleeping with Clark ([[BedTrick actually Bizarro]]) and walks naked to the window open the curtains. Lucky for her no one was looking at the time.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS08E05Committed "Committed"]], Tess birefly as she's finishing getting dressed after sleeping with Oliver
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS09E08Idol "Idol"]], Lois while making love with Clark in her vision about the BadFuture.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS09E14Persuasion "Persuasion"]], when Tess climbs out her bathtub after Major Zod [[InterruptedBath interrupts]] her bubble bath.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS09E16Escape "Escape"]], happens when Chloe (possessed by Silver Banshee) ambushes Clark in the shower and drops her ModestyTowel. Also Tess getting out of bed after sleeping with Zod.
** In [[Recap/SmallvilleS10E09Patriot "Patriot"]], when ComicBook/{{Mera}} changes out of her swimsuit in front of Lois.



** And the entrance of 'RepliCarter' took place like this.

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** And the entrance [[NakedOnArrival entrance]] of 'RepliCarter' '[=RepliCarter=]' took place like this.



** T'Pol showed her interest to Tucker in ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise'' this way, when she slips off the robe she wears while giving him Vulcan neuropressure to reveal she's wearing nothing underneath, as revealed by a full body shot.

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** T'Pol showed her interest to Tucker in ''Series/StarTrekEnterprise'' this way, when she slips off the robe she wears while giving him Vulcan neuropressure to reveal she's wearing nothing underneath, as revealed by a full body shot.shot, with her back to the camera.



* ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. Alien nymphomaniac Chiana always has sex in the reverse cowgirl position, thereby avoiding the need for a ModestyBedsheet while at the same time showing off her SexyBack.

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* ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. Alien nymphomaniac Chiana always has sex ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'': Cameron is shown like this when prying a bullet out of her torso topless, causing Sarah to tell her to [[UnusualEuphemism "Put those back in the reverse cowgirl position, thereby avoiding the need for a ModestyBedsheet while at holster".]] Later in the same episode, it happens to both Cameron and Sarah when they time showing travel to 2007.
* ''Series/TheVampireDiaries'':
** In "Bring It On", Elena, who has turned
off her SexyBack.humanity is no longer [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl concerned about modesty]], comes out of the shower naked and dripping wet in front of Damon, Stefan and Caroline. The camera focuses on her bare back while the two brothers [[EatingTheEyeCandy openly stare]] and Caroline politely averts her eyes.
** "No Exit" has a scene with Katherine in the shower, who upon hearing Stefan enter the room, [[TheTease deliberately leaves the door to the bathroom slightly ajar]], letting him get a peek of her naked back as she towels off.
** Happens on "Rescue Me", when Elena is getting out of bed after an one-night-stand with Damon.
* ''Series/VanHelsing2016'': Vanessa during her ShowerScene in "Help Me."



* The ''Vanity Fair'' photo of Music/MileyCyrus that caused so much controversy in 2008.
* [[http://www.maxim.com/women-az/brooke-burns-profile This]] ''Maxim'' photo of Brooke Burns [[WalkingSwimsuitScene in a monokini]].
* ''[[Magazine/{{Playboy}} Playboy's Bathing Beauties 1994]]'': Subverted and played straight in [[http://www.imagebam.com/image/39d34f405704661 both of these monokini pics]] of Playmate Jacqueline Sheen. The photo on the left's subverted and the one on the right's played straight.{{NSFW}}

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* The ''Vanity Fair'' photo [[https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/miley_cyrus_the_vanity_fair_2008.jpg photo]] of Music/MileyCyrus that caused so much controversy in 2008.
* [[http://www.maxim.com/women-az/brooke-burns-profile This]] ''Maxim'' photo of Brooke Burns Creator/BrookeBurns [[WalkingSwimsuitScene in a monokini]].
* ''[[Magazine/{{Playboy}} Playboy's Bathing Beauties 1994]]'': Subverted and played straight in [[http://www.imagebam.com/image/39d34f405704661 both of these monokini pics]] of Playmate Jacqueline Sheen. The photo on the left's subverted and the one on the right's played straight.{{NSFW}}
monokini]].



* The lovely Music/{{Kimbra}} in the music video of Music/{{Gotye}}'s "Somebody That I Used to Know", combined with BodyPaint. Gotye himself appears nude from the front, but both are censored by camera discretion.
* Music/LadyGaga's videos for "Bad Romance" and "Alejandro", although both incidences contain a certain amount of [[FanDisservice disturbing]] along with the sexy.



* Music/LadyGaga's videos for "Bad Romance" and "Alejandro", although both incidences contain a certain amount of [[FanDisservice disturbing]] along with the sexy.
* The lovely Music/{{Kimbra}} in the music video of Music/{{Gotye}}'s "Somebody That I Used to Know", combined with BodyPaint. Gotye himself appears nude from the front, but both are censored by camera discretion.
* The video for "Who's Your Daddy?" by Music/TobyKeith shows Tiffany Fallon from behind, swimming topless in his pool.

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* Music/LadyGaga's videos for "Bad Romance" and "Alejandro", although both incidences contain a certain amount of [[FanDisservice disturbing]] along with the sexy.
* The lovely Music/{{Kimbra}} in the music video of Music/{{Gotye}}'s "Somebody That I Used to Know", combined with BodyPaint. Gotye himself appears nude from the front, but both are censored by camera discretion.
* The video for "Who's Your Daddy?" by Music/TobyKeith shows Tiffany Fallon from behind, [[SkinnyDipping swimming topless topless]] in his pool.



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* [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] in ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' when Marik/[[SpellMyNameWithAnS Malik]] takes his shirt of to reveal a tattoo on his back. "Now watch, Fangirls, as I strip. Yea, get a load of that back. You '''''[[SoundEffectBleep (EFF)]]'''''ing love it, don't you!" Might be counted as FanDisservice in the original anime, once you see how exactly he received it, since in the ''original'' Japanese-language anime, it wasn't a tattoo at all; it was actually ''carved into the flesh of his back to the point of scarring.'' And look at how [[http://yugioh.wikia.com/wiki/File:Marik%27sBack.jpg intricate]] this thing is!

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[[folder:NewspaperComics]]
* [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] in ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' when Marik/[[SpellMyNameWithAnS Malik]] takes his shirt of to reveal a tattoo on his back. "Now watch, Fangirls, as I [[http://hiandlois.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/182/files/2015/01/LoisNaked.jpg In this banned]] ''NewspaperComics/HiAndLois'' strip. Yea, get a load of that back. You '''''[[SoundEffectBleep (EFF)]]'''''ing love it, don't you!" Might be counted as FanDisservice in the original anime, once you see how exactly he received it, since in the ''original'' Japanese-language anime, it wasn't a tattoo at all; it was actually ''carved into the flesh of his back Lois strips down to the point of scarring.'' And look at how [[http://yugioh.wikia.com/wiki/File:Marik%27sBack.jpg intricate]] this thing is![[LingerieScene her panties]] before giving Trixie her bath.



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* [[http://hiandlois.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/182/files/2015/01/LoisNaked.jpg In this banned]] ''NewspaperComics/HiAndLois'' strip. Lois strips down to [[LingerieScene her panties]] before giving Trixie her bath.
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* Miang from ''VideoGame/{{Xenogears}}'', after having sex with Ramsus. She has a ModestyBedsheet to cover her hips, but Grahf is getting a good look at her bare front.

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* Miang from ''VideoGame/{{Xenogears}}'', after having sex with Ramsus. She has a ModestyBedsheet ''VideoGame/DevilMayCry5:'' After [[spoiler:Lady disrobes in order for Nico to cover find her hips, some new clothes]], the camera turns towards her back, but Grahf placed low enough that a convenient LensFlareCensor is getting a good look at needed to hide her bare front.naughty bits.



* In ''VideoGame/FearEffect'' the player is awarded with Hana's bare back, including surprisingly shapely buttocks, after she drops her towel to [[DistractedByTheSexy distract an enemy]].
* In one of her win poses ''VideoGame/GuiltyGear's'' I-no will turn her back to the camera and tear off her top. In arcade mode, [[SNKBoss you'll get tired of seeing this surprisingly quickly.]]

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* In ''VideoGame/FearEffect'' the player is awarded with Hana's bare back, including surprisingly shapely buttocks, after she drops her towel to [[DistractedByTheSexy distract an enemy]].
enemy]]. It's also used on her ShowerScene at the start of the chapter.
* In one of her win poses {{Victory Pose}}s ''VideoGame/GuiltyGear's'' I-no will turn her back to the camera and tear off her top. In arcade mode, [[SNKBoss you'll get tired of seeing this surprisingly quickly.]]]]
* ''VideoGame/GunValkyrie:'' Kelly has an OutOfClothesExperience just as she encounters the FinalBoss, but the most you see of her is her exposed back.
* ''VideoGame/RivalSchools:'' In the UpdatedRerelease's Character Creation Mode, if you go with Tiffany to the Water Park, she'll ride the giant water slide, and when she reaches the pool at the bottom, her [[SlipperySwimsuit bikini top comes off]]. The end result is that she is shown with her back to the viewer while [[NakedFreakOut she's frantically covering her front]].
* ''VideoGame/SpookysJumpScareMansion:'' When Specimen 13 isn't chasing you, [[http://spookys-house-of-jump-scares.wikia.com/wiki/File:MB10_19_tex.png she appears to be]] an attractive woman wearing only a ModestyTowel around her waist while facing away from you.



* ''Videogame/TraumaCenter:''
** Tomoe while [[FuroScene she's bathing]] in her very first cutscene.
** Maria Torres ''also'' in her first cutscene, while's stepping out of the shower to [[InterruptedBath answer the phone]].
* Miang from ''VideoGame/{{Xenogears}}'', sitting up in bed after having sex with Ramsus. She has a ModestyBedsheet to cover her hips, but Grahf is getting a good look at her bare front.
* ''VideoGame/Yakuza2:'' There's a scene where Kaoru pops out of the shower wearing nothing but a ModestyTowel, surprising [[ChasteHero Kiryu]] who had just walked into the room. Unfazed by his presence [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl she drops her towel]] right in front of him to put on a bathrobe as he awkwardly looks away, while the audience is treated to a shot of her naked back.



* Tamie's route in ''VisualNovel/PrincessEvangile'' has a moment during the first chapter where Masaya accidentally walks into Tamie half-naked, with her back facing him. Unsurprisingly, she screams when he sees her, and both of them promptly apologize to one another.

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* Tamie's route in ''VisualNovel/PrincessEvangile'' has a moment during the first chapter where Masaya accidentally walks into Tamie half-naked, with her back facing him. Unsurprisingly, [[NakedFreakOut she screams when he sees her, her]], and both of them promptly apologize to one another.



* Seen in an [[http://badmoonrisingcomic.tumblr.com/post/87627715229/coming-in-july early promotional image]] of ''Webcomic/BadMoonRising''.
* Webcomic/DeepDiveDaredevils: Abigail gives us a little [[http://deepdivedaredevils.com/?p=563 fanservice]].
* ''WebComic/EerieCuties'':
** Layla is shown topless from the back while she's [[http://www.eeriecuties.com/strips-ec/no_you_hang_up getting ready for her bath.]]
** Happens [[http://www.eeriecuties.com/strips-ec/For_any_wrongdoings here]] when Ace ends up catching Layla (Actually Quintessa) changing clothes.



* [[http://www.gunnerkrigg.com/archive_page.php?comicID=1110 Jones]] takes down a Bison Latifrons without any weapons or a top in ''Webcomic/GunnerkriggCourt''. Since this happened [[spoiler: in mankind's infancy]], it didn't really attract a lot of attention.
* ''Webcomic/LastRes0rt'': at one point, Daisy ends up [[http://www.lastres0rt.com/2012/05/again-showering-is-very-important/ looking at herself]] in a mirror to inspect why her implants ([[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant no, her BIONIC implants]]) are going haywire.
* ''WebComic/EerieCuties'': As an {{expy}} [[Series/TheAddamsFamily of Morticia]], Maria Delacroix typically wears a backless black evening gown, which is best seen in the lower-left panel, [[http://www.eeriecuties.com/strips-ec/boys here.]]
* ''Webcomic/TheNoordegraafFiles'' has a database of creatures and places in the comic, and the page image for [[NatureSpirit Dryads]] features this. There is some SideBoob, and the dryad in question ''is'' nude, but this was the only way the author could draw an whole - body picture (The image was meant as an example of what dryads look like in - universe) without showing nipples or genitalia. Given that the comic's dryads are based off renaissance paintings of nymphs, this is actually a modest depiction. Link to page [[http://kumacomics.com/case-file-database/races/nymphae/dryads/ here.]]
* ''Webcomic/MegaTokyo'''s Miho joins the fun in [[http://megatokyo.com/strip/1319 this strip]], and throws in some BareYourMidriff and SideBoob for good measure. Despite the situation, she's not giving Piro a show on purpose.
* ''Webcomic/MenageA3'' has no inhibitions about showing toplessness from the front, but will occasionally use a back view for teasing effect or to show that one of the characters is being tantalised. For example, strip #676 (November 24, 2012, NSFW) features frontal nudity -- but it's a back view of the superhumanly shapely [=DiDi=] that really intimidates her new rival Sonya.
* ''Webcomic/SandraOnTheRocks'' uses this on occasion; it runs a fairly high level of FanService while remaining generally SFW. Hints of buttock cleft are sometimes involved.
* In ''Webcomic/{{Shifters}}'', shown [[http://shiftersonline.com/chapter-3-pg-1/ here]] in [[http://shiftersonline.com/chapter1-cover/ "Shifters - Redux"]] [[spoiler:when Ferrah arrives in a MentalWorld quite naked.]]

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* PlayedWith in ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'', when Gil accidentally uses Dr. Prometheus Bunbury's [[TheNudifier Wacky Weave Destabiliser]] to destroy Zeetha's clothes, and subsequent panels show her from the back, and waist-up or knees-down seemingly naked... until the following page reveals that her underwear was specifically designed to resist the effect.
* [[http://www.gunnerkrigg.com/archive_page.php?comicID=1110 Jones]] takes down a Bison Latifrons without [[FullFrontalAssault any weapons or a top top]] in ''Webcomic/GunnerkriggCourt''. Since this happened [[spoiler: in mankind's infancy]], it didn't really attract a lot of attention.
* ''Webcomic/LastRes0rt'': at one point, Daisy ends up [[http://www.lastres0rt.com/2012/05/again-showering-is-very-important/ looking at herself]] in a mirror to inspect why her implants ([[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant no, her BIONIC implants]]) are going haywire.
* ''WebComic/EerieCuties'': As an {{expy}} [[Series/TheAddamsFamily of Morticia]], Maria Delacroix typically wears a backless black evening gown, which is best seen in the lower-left panel, [[http://www.eeriecuties.com/strips-ec/boys here.]]
* ''Webcomic/TheNoordegraafFiles'' has a database of creatures and places in the comic, and the page image for [[NatureSpirit Dryads]] features this. There is some SideBoob, and the dryad in question ''is'' nude, but this was the only way the author could draw an whole - body picture (The image was meant as an example of what dryads look like in - universe) without showing nipples or genitalia. Given that the comic's dryads are based off renaissance paintings of nymphs, this is actually a modest depiction.
haywire. Link to page [[http://kumacomics.com/case-file-database/races/nymphae/dryads/ here.]]
* ''Webcomic/MegaTokyo'''s Miho joins the fun in [[http://megatokyo.com/strip/1319 this strip]], and throws in some BareYourMidriff and SideBoob {{Sideboob}} for good measure. Despite the situation, she's not giving Piro a show on purpose.
* ''Webcomic/MenageA3'' has no inhibitions about showing toplessness from the front, but will occasionally use a back view for teasing effect or to show that one of the characters is being tantalised.tantalized. For example, strip #676 (November 24, 2012, NSFW) features frontal nudity -- but it's a back view of the superhumanly shapely [=DiDi=] that really intimidates her new rival Sonya.
* ''Webcomic/TheNoordegraafFiles'' has a database of creatures and places in the comic, and the page image for [[NatureSpirit Dryads]] features this. There is some {{Sideboob}}, and the dryad in question ''is'' nude, but this was the only way the author could draw a whole - body picture (The image was meant as an example of what dryads look like in-universe) without showing nipples or genitalia. Given that the comic's dryads are based off renaissance paintings of nymphs, this is act
* ''Webcomic/SandraOnTheRocks'' uses this on occasion; it runs a fairly high level of FanService {{Fanservice}} while remaining generally SFW. Hints of buttock cleft are sometimes involved.
* In ''Webcomic/{{Shifters}}'', shown [[http://shiftersonline.com/chapter-3-pg-1/ here]] in [[http://shiftersonline.com/chapter1-cover/ "Shifters - Redux"]] [[spoiler:when when Ferrah arrives in a MentalWorld [[OutOfClothesExperience quite naked.]]naked]].



* Seen in an [[http://badmoonrisingcomic.tumblr.com/post/87627715229/coming-in-july early promotional image]] of ''Webcomic/BadMoonRising''.
* Played with in ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'', when Gil accidentally uses Dr Prometheus Bunbury's Wacky Weave Destabiliser to destroy Zeetha's clothes, and subsequent panels show her from the back, and waist-up or knees-down ... until the following page reveals that her underwear was specifically designed to resist the effect.

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* Seen Happens in an [[http://badmoonrisingcomic.tumblr.com/post/87627715229/coming-in-july early promotional image]] of ''Webcomic/BadMoonRising''.
* Played with in ''Webcomic/GirlGenius'',
[[https://www.deviantart.com/twokinds/art/Raine-Displaying-Proof-Comic-Spoof-357215546 extra page gag]] from ''Webcomic/TwoKinds'', when Gil accidentally uses Dr Prometheus Bunbury's Wacky Weave Destabiliser Zen attacks the group disguised as Maren, Raine tries to destroy Zeetha's clothes, expose he's a fake by removing the illusion's shirt and subsequent panels show her from displaying the back, lack of wounds only the real Maren had suffered, leaving Zen-as-Maren topless in front of Red and waist-up or knees-down ... until Sythe who [[DistractedByTheSexy forget about the following page reveals that her underwear was specifically designed to resist the effect. situation]] as they both start EatingTheEyeCandy.



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* ''WebVideo/HarryPotterAndTheTenYearsLater:'' In episode two when Hermione is laying on her stomach post-coital in bed.
* ''WebVideo/MichellePhan:'' Happens in the intro sketch of her [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wWhk6q3BIo How To Fix Broken Makeup]] video, when her ModestyTowel is [[StrippingSnag accidentally yanked away]].
* ''WebVideo/YouthAndConsequences:'' [[Creator/AnnaAkana Farrah]] is shown naked from the back when getting into the shower together with Colin, so they can [[NudityEqualsHonesty share secrets while making sure neither of them is recording anything]].
* [[LampshadeHanging Lampshaded]] in ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' when Marik/[[SpellMyNameWithAnS Malik]] takes his shirt of to reveal a tattoo on his back. "Now watch, Fangirls, as I strip. Yea, get a load of that back. You '''[[SoundEffectBleep (EFF)]]'''ing love it, don't you!" Might be counted as FanDisservice in the original anime, once you see how exactly he received it, since in the ''original'' Japanese-language anime, it wasn't a tattoo at all; it was actually ''carved into the flesh of his back to the point of scarring.'' And look at how [[http://yugioh.wikia.com/wiki/File:Marik%27sBack.jpg intricate]] this thing is!
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* ''WesternAnimation/BatmanAssaultOnArkham'':
** ComicBook/HarleyQuinn does this to distract a guard in a ShowSomeLeg moment in the Arkham basement.
** Killer Frost also does when posing as a dead body to infiltrate Arkham, unzipping the body bag she's in and climbing out of it naked.



* There's also a brief shot of this in the ''Disney/MakeMineMusic'' segment, "All The Cats Join In."
* ''WesternAnimation/TheMask'' had this in the infamous Cookie [=BaBoom=] scene on the season two episode "Flight as a Feather."

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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': In "Secret Origins", Diana DressHitsFloor drops her robe and exposes her back when she's putting on her Wonder Woman costume.
* ''WesternAnimation/CloneHigh'': Cleo is shown this way just as she and Abe are about to consummate their relationship.
* There's also a brief shot of this in the ''Disney/MakeMineMusic'' segment, "All The Cats Join In."
* ''WesternAnimation/TheMask'' had this in the infamous ''WesternAnimation/TheMask'': In "Flight as a Feather", The Mask defeats Cookie [=BaBoom=] scene on by [[StrippingSnag yanking her]] suicide belt bikini [[ShamefulStrip off her body]] so fast it sends spinning. When Kellaway and Doyle go to capture the season two episode "Flight as a Feather."Mask, the Mask stops Cookie so her naked body faces Kellaway and Doyle, with her bare back facing the camera. While the Mask gets away, [[LustfulMelt these guys melt at the sight]].



* Harley Quinn does this to distract a guard in a ShowSomeLeg moment in the Arkham basement in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanAssaultOnArkham''.



* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': In "Secret Origins", Diana drops her robe and exposes her back when she's putting on her Wonder Woman costume.

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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': In "Secret Origins", Diana drops ''WesternAnimation/SupermanBatmanApocalypse:'' Having just woken up from her robe and exposes her back rocket, a NakedOnArrival [[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} Kara]] is shown like this when she's putting on wandering confused into an alley, and is spotted by three workers who all get an eyeful of her Wonder Woman costume.front and decide to mess with her. [[MuggingTheMonster It doesn't end up well for them]].

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* Lyla Blue of ''VideoGame/TattooAssassins'' has tattoos aligned with each of the playable characters on her bare back, which serves as the character select screen.


* [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Marge Simpson]] (of all people) does it to distract a large crowd from shooting an elephant (ItMakesSenseInContext) in the episode where [[Recap/TheSimpsonsS14E4LargeMarge she accidentally gets breast implants]].

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* [[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': Marge Simpson]] Simpson (of all people) does it to distract a large crowd from shooting an elephant (ItMakesSenseInContext) in the episode where [[Recap/TheSimpsonsS14E4LargeMarge she accidentally gets breast implants]].implants]].
* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'': In "Secret Origins", Diana drops her robe and exposes her back when she's putting on her Wonder Woman costume.


* ''Film/SomethingWicked'': Christine during her ShowerScene. Later she's also shown from the back when her brother is [[PeepingTom peeking on her getting dressed]].
* In ''Film/WelcomeHome'' while [[MsFanservice Cassie]] gets numerous nude scenes throughout the movie, the movie only shows shots of her bare back with some SideBoob.



* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'': Susan (Sarah Alexander) repeatedly, Sally (Kate Isitt) in series two, and once with Jane (Gina Bellman) in series four. In each case the audience is treated to "the full backal", as the show puts it, but other characters see the front.

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* ''Series/{{Coupling}}'': Susan (Sarah Alexander) (Creator/SarahAlexander) repeatedly, Sally (Kate Isitt) (Creator/KateIsitt) in series two, and once with Jane (Gina Bellman) (Creator/GinaBellman) in series four. In each case the audience is treated to "the full backal", as the show puts it, but other characters see the front.



* Spencer from ''Series/PrettyLittleLiars'' indulges in this on several occasions.

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* Spencer from The ladies of ''Series/PrettyLittleLiars'' indulges indulge in this on several occasions.occasions.
** Spencer in "It's Alive" and "Hush, Hush, Sweet Liars" is shown this way when she's changing clothes. Also in "New Guys, New Lies" when she gets out of bed.
** Aria is shown like this whenever she has sex with Erza. Notably, "Miss Me x 100" and [="Til DeAth Do Us PArt"=] have both the same scene, with Aria with her back to the camera straddling Ezra in bed as she flings a ModestyBedsheet over them as she plunges down on him.
** Alison in "The Perfect Storm" when she drops her towel in the locker room, [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl right in front of Emily]] who gets [[DistractedByTheSexy visibly distracted.]]
** Emily herself does this in "Never Letting Go" when she takes off her dress and gets changed in front of Samara.

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* Tamie's route in ''VisualNovel/PrincessEvangile'' has a moment during the first chapter where Masaya accidentally walks into Tamie half-naked, with her back facing him. Unsurprisingly, she screams when he sees her, and both of them promptly apologize to one another.

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