"She's evil! She's brilliant!"
One of the greatest things about Paul Verhoeven's Basic Instinct that it doesn't matter who the killer is; the entire movie you've been given the equal number of evidence against and for Catherine Tramell's (played by Sharon Stone) guilt. The story of this movie does not rely on characters' personality or choices, it's simply messes around with us, trying to disorder our stream of thought just like Catherine manipulates Nick Curran.
The movie starts off with…