Basic Instinct

0
0
Subscribe to Michael Douglas alerts

Facts and Figures

Run time: 127 mins

In Theaters: Friday 20th March 1992

Box Office Worldwide: $352.9M

Budget: $49M

Distributed by: Artisan Entertainment

Production compaines: TriStar Pictures, Le Studio Canal+, Carolco Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 54%
Fresh: 32 Rotten: 27

IMDB: 6.9 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: Michael Douglas as Det. Nick Curran, Sharon Stone as Catherine Tramell, George Dzundza as Gus Moran, Jeanne Tripplehorn as Dr. Beth Garner, Denis Arndt as Lt. Philip Walker, Leilani Sarelle as Roxy, Bruce A. Young as Andrews, Chelcie Ross as Capt. Talcott, Dorothy Malone as Hazel Dobkins, Wayne Knight as John Correli, Daniel von Bargen as Lt. Marty Nilsen, Stephen Tobolowsky as Dr. Lamott, Benjamin Mouton as Harrigan, Jack McGee as Sheriff, Bill Cable as Johnny Boz, Stephen Rowe as Internal Affairs Investigator, Mitch Pileggi as Internal Affairs Investigator, Mary Pat Gleason as Juvenile Officer, Freda Foh Shen as Berkeley Registrar, William Duff-Griffin as Dr. Myron, James Rebhorn as Dr. McElwaine, David Wells as Polygraph Examiner, Mary Ann Rodgers as Nurse, Adilah Barnes as Nurse, Irene Olga López as Maid, Juanita Jennings as Receptionist, Craig C. Lewis as Bartender / Police Bar, Michael David Lally as Detective, Peter Appel as Detective, Michael Halton as Bartender / Country Western Bar, Keith McDaniel as Featured Dancer, Eric Poppick as Coroner's Guy, Ron Cacas as Policeman, Kayla Blake as Roxy's Friend, Bradford English as Campus Policeman

Basic Instinct Movie Review


Utterly stupid yet completely memorable, Sharon Stone owes her career -- if not her entire life -- to Paul Verhoeven and Basic Instinct. Famed for its sneak-peek at Stone's wig-covered crotch, her "arrest me for smoking" line, Tripplehorn's cinematic break, and a cop-falls-for-the-killer plot ripped out of Sudden Impact, Basic Instinct is part of modern Americana. Too bad writer Joe Eszterhas started taking himself seriously after this movie, becoming the highest paid hack on the planet. At least he's been put in his place... though note that Stone has signed on to do a sequel (now mired in a lawsuit). Yikes!

Contactmusic

0
0
Subscribe to Michael Douglas alerts

Comments

Basic Instinct Rating

" Good "

Advertisement

More Michael Douglas

Entourage Trailer

After making a name for themselves in Hollywood, Vincent Chase and his entourage of friends from Queens have finally made a movie. The only problem...

Mark Ronson - Daffodils ft. Kevin Parker [Audio] Video

Mark Ronson will finally unveil his fourth album 'Uptown Special' on January 26th 2015 through his new label deal with Sony Music. He has teamed...

Meghan Trainor - Lips Are Movin [Live] Video

Meghan Trainor performs her latest single 'Lips Are Movin' at one of her favourite places in the world: an aquarium. The song features, alongside smash...

Bastille - Things We Lost In The Fire [Live] Video

Live on the Honda Stage at Music Midtown in Atlanta, Bastille perform 'Things We Lost In The Fire', the final single from their debut album...

Advertisement

Bastille - Oblivion [Live] Video

Bastille perform their single 'Oblivion' live on the Honda Stage at Music Midtown in Atlanta. The track followed Platinum hit 'Of The Night' and featured...

HAERTS - Interview Video

Brooklyn band Haerts released their self-titled debut album this year, and here they talk about how they first got into music, their lifelong friendship and...

HAERTS - Be The One [Live] Video

Haerts perform an intimate live rendition of their song 'Be The One', taken from their self-titled debut album released in October 2014 through Columbia Records....

ScHoolboy Q - Hell Of A Night Video

ScHoolboy Q released his first number one with third album 'Oxymoron', and he now unveils the video to its latest single 'Hell Of A Night'...

Advertisement