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Basic Instinct

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Thriller
Director: Paul Verhoeven

The mysterious Catherine Tramell, a beautiful crime novelist, becomes a suspect when she is linked to the brutal death of a rock star. Investigated by homicide detective Nick Curran, Catherine seduces him into an intense relationship. Meanwhile, the murder case becomes increasingly complicated when more seemingly connected deaths occur and Nick's psychologist and lover, Beth Garner, appears to be another suspect.

Cast :

  • Michael Douglas
  • Det. Nick Curran, SFPD Homicide
  • Sharon Stone
  • Catherine Tramell
  • George Dzundza
  • Gus Moran
  • Jeanne Tripplehorn
  • Dr. Beth Garner
  • Denis Arndt
  • Lt. Philip Walker SFPD
  • Leilani Sarelle
  • Roxy
  • Bruce A. Young
  • Andrews
  • Chelcie Ross
  • Capt. Talcott
  • Dorothy Malone
  • Hazel Dobkins, Catherine's Friend
  • Wayne Knight
  • John Correli
  • Daniel Von Bargen
  • Lt. Marty Nilsen
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