|of German titles:||Basic Instinct|
|original title:||Basic Instinct|
|production country:||The USA|
|length (PAL - DVD):||123 minutes|
|of source language:||English|
|age release:||FSK 16|
|film script:||Joe Eszterhas|
|camera:||January de Bont|
|cut:||Franc J. Urioste|
basic Instinct is a film of the Netherlands director Paul Verhoeven and became and. A. from the Filmstudios Canal plus and tri star Pictures produces. The Erotikthriller, which lets remind of the work Alfred Hitchcocks, be based on the original film script of Joe Eszterhas and bound 1992 by its disturbing Plot and obsessive Sex scenes the world-wide cinema public. The film made Hauptdarstellerin Sharon Stone over night the Sex icon.
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the once successful rock singers Johnny Boz is found dead in its house in San Francisco. With a white silk scarf to the bed bound, the victim was proper slaughtered with the Sex with a Eispickel. Fast the friend of the murdered one, the beautiful and rich authoress Catherine Tramell is located, in the focus of the police determinations. It had published months before a book, in which their novel figure - a former skirt star - with a Eispickel is murdered.
Detective nod Curran is fascinated from the mysterious and ice-cold blond beauty, which is not unsympathetic to men such as women and apparent knows each detail from its past. Curran leaves itself on a hot affair with Catherine and experiences that in the next book of the authoress a policeman the temporal will segnen.
Gradually it turns out that Tramell in the college had a relationship with Currans ex friend and Psychotherapeutin Beth, which is shot later by Curran. In addition Tramell stood in the suspicion their parents by sabotage at the yacht of the family to have murdered.
After it wrote its book, it wants to murder also Curran, states however that it fell in love with it.
Schon beim Start der Dreharbeiten im April 1991 sorgte Paul Verhoevens Erotik-Thriller für Aufsehen. The Netherlands director had built itself up before kind of rotation with numerous gay and lesbian combinations in San Francisco, in order to defuse scandal-pregnant and three million US Dollar the expensive film script of Joe Eszterhas (music box). When these demanded however the fact that Plot and characters should be drastically changed gave up to Verhoeven co-operation with them. This should itself throats: already on the first day of the turning work came over 150 demonstrators and made a filming with their loud slogans the farce. The producers complained and it obtained that the demonstrators had to adhere distant from the set from now to 300 foot - however already soon two dozen the shut-off positions broke through and by the police in safekeeping were taken.
the free PR before the cinema start held, which promised it: Verhoevens basic Instinct provided with its generous Sexszenen for a proper Hollywoodtabubruch. Also deftige force scenes were available and so fallow the tension-loaded Erotikthriller in the USA rapid the 100-Mio. - US Dollar border and played world-wide more than 352 millions US Dollar. Sharon Stone attained fatal Catherine Tramell for its play as passionate, obscure and irresistible Femme over night world fame. Unforgotten the scene, in the Stone the determining policeman a view of their opened thighs permitted (by the director personally in the script one wrote). The camera guidance of January de Bont (die slowly) and the music under painting of Jerry Goldsmith ( Chinatown) is likewise remarkable.
The world-wide success of basic Instinct drew a large number of further Erotikthriller, among them to Phillip Noyces Sliver (1993), likewise occupied with Sharon Stone in the main role, or fair Game (1995) with Cindy Crawford. These films could not tie however to the success of basic Instinct.
- “impressive of produced scandal thrillers of Paul Verhoeven.” (Rhine newspaper)
- “no film provided 1992 world-wide for similar eddy as Paul Verhoevens (“the total memory”) perfect Erotikthriller around Obsessionen and human abysses. Sharon Stone (“falls in love with the danger”) catapulted itself with its courageous and generous role as ice-cold death angels to star fame. At its side even superstar Michael Douglas (“the rose war” fades). The explicit, explosive Sexszenen is considered already now as classical authors, but also the boldly designed Whodunnit and the shocking force moments withstand each comparison. “ (Video week)
- “an impressively produced erotischer thriller.” (Cologne city indicator)
- “go in this film knitted in Hitchcock manners after the Suspensemuster less around plausible telling than rather around exactly calculated binding of the public over refined arranged Sex and force scenes and an action speed brought in experienced by “totally the Recall” - to director Paul Verhoeven.” (Zoom shot)
- "" basic Instinct " joins the Orgien of brutality and people menschenverachtung, which the spectator of one polished on high polish American Actionkino unfortunately only too much and in rising measure is used. So seen the film offers absolutely nothing new and unexpected. Michael Douglas acts as before 20 years in the TV-series “roads of San Francisco”. In the memory the marvelously controlled and perfectly through-stylized character study remains only by Sharon Stone, which may be hinzugezäht to the Anthologiestücken of the woman representations in the American film history of better times. Their one would have wished a angemesserenes surrounding field. “ (Fischer film yearbook)
- basic Instinct is one of the films, which ungeschnitten in Germany in a FSK release starting from 16 appeared. The American cinema version is shorter around approximately one minute.
- Kim Basinger, Michelle Pfeiffer and Greta Scacchi rejected the role of the Catherine Tramell . Kelly lynch the role likewise one offered, Mariel Hemingway and Kelly McGillis played for the role. The Swedish actress Lena Olin was interested likewise in the role, rejected however co-operation with director Paul Verhoeven. Emma Thompson, which to favour of the film seeing again in Howards end without its participation in basic Instinct did, answered later humorously: “So far I in Sharon the Stones dear scene in “basic Instinct” to see know, formed her her body out of durable modeling clay. It rides Michael Douglas like a donkey and not a tariff at their body moved. Would have happened to me, some things would have been there, which would have probably flown me to the eye. “
- nod Curran: “Like for a long time were they together?” Catherine Tramell: “I was not with him together. I with it gefickt. “
- Nod Curran: “I would like to ask you somewhat, ms. Tramell. Does it do wrong to them that it is dead? “Catherine Tramell: “. It could ficken fantastisch. “
- Catherine Tramell: “Credit you already times on coke gefickt, nod?” (Follows the legendary leg estimate, which nod Curran and between its legs it lets the spectator look and state that she does not carry underwear.) “that is mad.”
- Catherine Tramell: “Were married credit you never with 'more ner different gefickt, than you?” As per. Walker: “From where you know that it was married?” Catherine Tramell: “Perhaps I simply only guessed/advised. What makes already for 'nen difference? “
- Nod Curran: “Roxy apparent does not take that so leave.” Catherine Tramell: “You has me many types ficken to see.” Nod Curran: “Perhaps she saw somewhat, what did not see her so far ever.” Catherine Tramell: “Roxy already saw everything.” Nod Curran: “, I thought also, I would have already seen everything: ” Catherine Tramell: “Did you find it real sowas special?” Nod Curran: “I said it, I regarded as the Fick of the century. And how do you see that? “Catherine Tramell: “For the beginning that was already completely good.”
- Catherine Tramell: “You were right. It was the Fick of the century, gun hero. “
- Catherine Tramell (in their cross-examine on the reference “in this building is smoking forbidden, measure Tramell”): “And which you become to do now? Me because of smoking arrest? “, Nod Curran (with its cross-examine after the same reference): “And which makes it now? Me because of smoking lock up? “
the criticism was over Paul Verhoevens film of split opinion. Thus there were several nominating for the golden raspberry, those apart from a nominating Sharon Stones for golden the Globe also the worst achievements of the film year premium ore. For the OSCAR Jerry Goldsmiths film music and the Cutter franc J. were nominated. Urioste.
nominated in the categories
- of best ones cut
- best film music
nominates in the categories
- best Hauptdarstellerin - drama (Sharon Stone)
- best film music
- 1992 for the golden palm than best film
- best Darstellerin (Sharon Stone)
- desiring who test Mrs. (Sharon Stone)
nominated in the categories
- best film
- of best actors (Michael Douglas)
- best on screen duo (Michael Douglas and Sharon Stone)
nominates worst recent discovery (
- Sharon Stone, although it had already participated
- before in two dozen other films) in the categories of worst actors (Michael Douglas)
- Worst Nebendarstellerin (Jeanne Tripplehorn)
- smelling pool of broadcasting corporations Osborne: Basic Instinct: The novel to the film. Lübbe, mountain. - Gladbach 1992, ISBN 3404134443
- smelling pool of broadcasting corporations Osborne, Joe Eszterhas: Basic instinct: A novel. Penguin, New York 1992, ISBN 0451172434 (English. Expenditure)
- Gebhard Hölzl, Thomas leaving: Sharon Stone: With “basic Instinct” to success. Heyne, Munich 1995, ISBN 3453065514 (S. in the year 2005
230) [ work on] Sequel, in which Sharon Stone slips again into the role of the Catherine Tramell. The thriller, with the Michael Caton Jones direction led and in further roles David Morrissey, Charlotte Rampling and David Thewlis to see is, started at the end of March 2006 under the title basic Instinct - new play for Catherine Tramell in the German cinemas.