Basic Instinct

Basic Instinct (1992)

A brutal murder. A brilliant killer. A cop who can't resist the danger.

  • Genre: Thriller, Mystery
  • Release Date: 1992-03-20
  • User Rating: 6.7/10 from 1700 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 7min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Carolco Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.

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  • 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
  • Ashlyn Gere

    as Body Double
Directing Paul Verhoeven Director
Writing Joe Eszterhas Screenplay
Production Alan Marshall Producer
Sound Jerry Goldsmith Original Music Composer
Camera Jan de Bont Director of Photography
Editing Frank J. Urioste Editor
Production Howard Feuer Casting
Art Terence Marsh Production Design
Art Mark Billerman Art Direction
Art William Cruse Art Direction
Art Anne Kuljian Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ellen Mirojnick Costume Design
Sound Dean Beville Sound Editor
Crew John Frazier Special Effects
Crew M. James Arnett Stunt Coordinator
Crew Seth Arnett Stunts
Production Mario Kassar Executive Producer
Directing Trudy Ramirez Script Supervisor
Production William S. Beasley Associate Producer
Production Louis D'Esposito Associate Producer
Costume & Make-Up Audrey L. Anzures Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up David Forrest Makeup Artist
Crew Michael R. Sloan Post Production Supervisor
Production William S. Beasley Unit Production Manager
Directing Louis D'Esposito First Assistant Director
Art Roy Barnes Assistant Art Director
Crew Gregory Lynch Jr. Carpenter
Art Richard W. Clot Construction Coordinator
Art Chris Chichotka Construction Foreman
Art David Lowery Production Illustrator
Art Gary E. Roloff Leadman
Art Craig T. Shordon Painter
Art Dennis J. Parrish Property Master
Crew Randy L. Childs Propmaker
Crew B.J. Fredrickson Scenic Artist
Art Stephen Myles Berger Set Designer
Costume & Make-Up J. Michael Davis Set Dressing Artist
Art Jennifer Clinard Standby Painter
Sound Norman B. Schwartz ADR Supervisor
Sound David A. Arnold Dialogue Editor
Sound Douglas Greenfield Dolby Consultant
Sound Dean Beville Foley Editor
Sound Ron Bartlett Sound Effects Editor
Sound Carlos Delarios Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Fred Runner Sound Recordist
Sound Stephen Hunter Flick Supervising Sound Effects Editor
Crew John Frazier Special Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Al Magliochetti Visual Effects
Lighting Benny McNulty Best Boy Electric
Camera Kim Marks Camera Operator
Lighting Miles Anderson Electrician
Camera Steve Adcock First Assistant Camera
Lighting Leslie J. Kovacs Gaffer
Camera Don Estes Grip
Camera Dave Childers Key Grip
Lighting E. Christopher Reed Rigging Gaffer
Lighting Paul Threlkeld Rigging Grip
Camera Larry McConkey Steadicam Operator
Camera Ralph Nelson Still Photographer
Production Aslihan Coker Casting Associate
Costume & Make-Up Michael Dennison Costume Supervisor
Editing Bob Putynkowski Color Timer
Editing Douglas Kunin Editorial Production Assistant
Editing Derek Brechin First Assistant Editor
Production Ellen Lent Location Manager
Art Jim Baldwin Location Scout
Sound Kenneth Hall Music Editor
Sound Harry Shannon Music Supervisor
Sound Perry Montague Mason Musician
Sound Alexander Courage Orchestrator
Crew Homer Albin Driver
Crew Candace Wells Transportation Captain
Crew Daniel B. Briggs Transportation Co-Captain
Crew Randy Burke Transportation Coordinator
Crew Mauriece Jacks Jr. Cableman
Crew Frank Cunha Craft Service
Crew Christopher Desmond Set Medic
Production Jim Davidson Production Accountant
Production Christine A. Johnston Production Coordinator
Crew Mike Kaufman Projection
Crew Allen Burry Public Relations
Production Lauren Beth Strogoff Publicist
Crew Robin Allen Set Production Assistant
Crew John Pospisil Special Sound Effects
Crew Ron Roggé Stand In
Crew James Marett Driver
Art Stephen Hessel Art Department Assistant
Directing Michael Viglietta Second Second Assistant Director
Directing M. James Arnett Second Unit Director
Art Gary F. Kieldrup Assistant Property Master
Art Jonathan Bobbitt Swing
Art Wayne Fitzgerald Title Designer
Sound Nicholas Korda ADR Editor
Sound Thomas J. O'Connell ADR Mixer
Sound Doug Kent Assistant Dialogue Editor
Sound Greg Orloff Foley Mixer
Sound Nerses Gezalyan Foley Recordist
Sound Scott Hecker Supervising Dialogue Editor
Crew Harold Selig Special Effects Assistant
Crew Bruce Y. Kuroyama Special Effects Technician
Crew Sandy Berumen Stunt Double
Camera Robert J. Babin Best Boy Grip
Camera Joseph Graham Dolly Grip
Camera Jeffrey Greeley Second Assistant Camera
Production Jakki Fink Casting Assistant
Production Scott Beatty Location Assistant
Sound Robin Glenn Music Coordinator
Crew Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc Aerial Coordinator
Production Jeff Ledbetter Assistant Accountant
Production Tim August Assistant Production Coordinator
Crew Bill Landrum Choreographer
Production Mariann H.W. Lee Extras Casting
Production Catherine Marie McDonald Key Set Production Assistant
Crew Mario Kassar Presenter
Production Nicole Boxer Production Assistant
Production Craig Dietrich Production Secretary