Sliver and Sharon Stone as Superstar (Erotic 90’s, Part 12)

Sliver and Sharon Stone as Superstar (Erotic 90’s, Part 12)

Sliver and Sharon Stone as Superstar (Erotic 90’s, Part 12)

You Must Remember This - June 13, 2023 - 1:16:12

Sharon Stone and Joe Eszterhas’s post-Basic Instinct reunion film was one of the most troubled productions of the 90s. A post-Hitchcock tale of sexual surveillance given a technological update for the 90s, after a long battle with the MPAA the sanitized, R-rated version of Sliver was rejected by critics and audiences, but the movie and the juicy gossip leaked from its production (which included a love pentagon involving both actress and screenwriter) only enhanced Sharon Stone’s aura as an old-school Hollywood star for a decade that didn’t know what to do with her.

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