But as they say: A beautiful rear can endear.
If you were expecting to get a sneaky peak at the saucier aspects of the erotic drama, you’re probably feeling a bit let down.
What the image does, however, is offer a first official look at Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele.
Does the actress look appropriately innocent, ready to be ravished by the big black, well-dressed wolf lurking in the shadows? What do you say, fans of the 'kinky fuckery' detailed in E L James best-seller: Is Johnson the right choice, judging from this photo?
As for the bad wolf, Focus Features are cleverly teasing the look of their biggest asset, the irresistible bondage aficionado Christian Grey, who is played by Jamie Dornan.
If you can’t get enough of the gentleman's back, click here for the poster of Fifty Shades of Grey.
There is also this here EW cover giving you a good look at the partners in bondage.
Fifty Shades of Grey will seduce its way into theaters Valentine’s Day 2015.