Latest Basic Instinct 2 Stories

2006-04-25 03:19:22

By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - David Morrissey, who starred opposite Sharon Stone in "Basic Instinct 2," will join Emily Watson in the fantasy "The Water Horse." Based on Dick King-Smith's children's book, the film centers on a Scottish boy (Alex Etel) who finds a mysterious egg on the shore of a loch. When the egg hatches, a water horse emerges, and the boy must find ways to protect the rapidly growing creature from those who see it as a threat. Morrissey will...

2006-04-02 13:33:14

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The animated sequel "Ice Age: The Meltdown" registered the biggest opening of the year at the North American box office, selling an estimated $70.5 million worth of tickets during its first three days, distributor 20th Century Fox said on Sunday. The opening exceeded the News Corp.-owned studio's expectations of about $55 million. Its 2002 predecessor, "Ice Age," opened with $46 million, and went on to earn $176 million. The sequel, which features the voices...

2006-03-30 22:25:51

By Kirk Honeycutt LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - You can't keep a bad woman down. With a worldwide box office gross of $350 million and a career-transforming role for Sharon Stone as the seductive and possibly deadly novelist Catherine Tramell, work on a sequel to 1992's "Basic Instinct" has been under way for years. What finally comes together in "Basic Instinct 2" is a case of more of the same -- but not the same thing. The original film, a giddy pulp-fiction stew of sex,...

2006-03-08 13:10:00

TEL AVIV -- It may not be what Sharon Stone wants to discuss, but the actress is happy to confirm that, yes, she does indeed get naked in her next movie, the sequel to the 1992 hit "Basic Instinct." In Israel to promote International Women's Day, Stone was badgered not about the fairer sex, but instead about her role as a sexed-up serial killer in "Basic Instinct 2" on Wednesday. "People are just sitting there going, like, 'I don't care what she's saying. I don't care what she's saying. I...

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