Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award.
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[on his Total Recall
(1990) star and good friend Arnold Schwarzenegger
] Arnold has no ego. You can say anything to him. In fact, during his first day on the set [of "Total Recall] he sat me down and told me, "I won't be offended if you talk to me in a direct manner. Say what you feel". That made it easy, because I wouldn't have to be diplomatic and say, "Arnold, could you perhaps move over here ...
He was planning to make a pirate movie called 'Mistress of the Sea' with Geena Davis
. However, with an estimated budget of 75 million dollar, the studio demanded a male protagonist to increase the chances of financial success. Verhoeven refused to consider Harrison Ford
for the part, and the project was abandoned. Ironically, Davis would later star in the ill-fated pirate movie 'Cutthroat Island ...