Suivez Nous. The scene in which Catherine Tramell is interrogated in Paul Verhoeven's film has gone down in history as one of the most scandalous scenes in cinema. This is one of the most iconic erotic scenes in film history, which is still being talked about thirty years after the release of Paul Verhoeven 's cult film. The scene has all of the key ingredients of a scandal, including an interrogation room, a chair and crossed legs.
The secrets behind Sharon Stone's interrogation scene in “Basic Instinct”
Sharon Stone makes shocking revelations about Basic Instinct's infamous cross-legged scene
The crossing or, technically, uncrossing of legs that shook the world has not aged at all. The mouse and the cat have never been so in heat. Catherine is the only one who enjoys the situation. Oh, and millions of spectators. Sex and the desire of it corrupts every shot until it almost melts the celluloid of a movie that became an instant classic.
Sharon Stone recalls being misled about nudity in 'Basic Instinct' scene
Stone left fans wondering whether she was wearing knickers when she uncrossed then re-crossed her legs in the thriller. The scene beat Sir Geoff Hurst's controversial goal in the World Cup Final and won a fifth of all votes in the poll. Sir Geoff's third for England against West Germany got 14 percent of the votes, while Del Boy's fall through the bar in Only Fools and Horses won the third position with 12 per cent votes. Maradona's Hand of God score against England in the World Cup stood fourth with 11 per cent of votes in the survey of 1, television addicts to mark the launch of subscription-free digital recording service Free view Playback. Deputy PM John Prescott's instinctive left hook after an egg in the face from a voter won fifth place.
Hollywood may be known as a land of dreams for aspiring actors. But for many, the road to success is littered with lots of nightmares, too. And as Sharon Stone recounts in an excerpt from her new memoir, "The Beauty of Living Twice," one such nightmare arrived while she was making 's "Basic Instinct.