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As a director, my goal is to be completely open. Just look at how I portray sex in my films. They're considered shocking and obscene because I like to carefully examine human sexuality. It has to be realistic. I really like documentaries, therefore, reality is important to me when I do fiction. It is often related to my own life, my Dutch background. The art scene in Holland has always attempted ...
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 ...