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Basic Sexual Instinct

BASIC SEXUAL INSTINCT
DVD region 0. Private.

I just don't get Private sometimes. I mean, they put so much effort into their movies - glossy locations, complex storylines, special effects - and then seem content to screw the whole thing with dialogue that is written in broken English and mouthed by people whose accents are so heavy and acting ability so non-existent that it's almost impossible to understand what they are saying. Okay, we know that porn acting is not always the best in the world, but we should at least be able to follow the dialogue if you are making a narrative movie.

All that said, Basic Sexual Instinct is strictly second division Private, with no solid plot (the Basic Instinct connection is tenuous - and you have to wonder where the mileage is in imitating a film over a decade old is anyway) or expensive visuals, but the same problem applies here, with the few non-sex scenes being painful to watch as the cast labour woodenly over incomprehensible dialogue. Director Antonio Adamo has a strangely good reputation, but having seen several of his movies, I'm at a loss to see why - he seems devoid of any creativity or style, and his sex scenes are no better than any other jobbing hack's.

Thankfully, Jane Darling, Angel Dark and Vanessa May are hot enough to take your mind of such irritations while they shag like rabbits, and the sex comes fast and frequently enough to wonder why they even bothered with the story in the first place.

DAVID FLINT

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