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Credited cast:
FBI Agent Sato
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lada Boder ...
Mistress Olga
Todd Davis ...
FBI Agent
Jordan Liddle ...
Dean Aki
Edgar Allan Poe IV ...
Elliot (as Edgar Allen Poe IV)
Vanessa / Cinda


A brutal murder exposes the dark side of Internet fantasy.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for perverse sexuality, violent images, and language | See all certifications »




Release Date:

16 July 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Primal Instinct  »

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[Sato removes the gag from the "victim's" mouth]
Bound and Gagged Woman: What are you doing?
FBI Agent Sato: Trying to help you.
Bound and Gagged Woman: I've got five more minutes up here!
[stuffs the gag back in the woman's mouth]
FBI Agent Sato: What part of hell do you call home?
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One of the worst films I have ever seen!
21 October 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

It is a pity that you cannot vote zero stars on IMDb, because I would not have hesitated! In fact I would go so far as to say that this film was in the negative stars.

I, like many others, bought this film thinking that because it has Michael Madsen in it, it could be good... No chance! This film was shocking! Imagine a movie length 'The Bold and the Beautiful', well, Primal Instinct did not even come close to that good, and I had previously thought that there would be nothing worse than a movie length 'The Bold and the Beautiful'.

Michael Madsen, how could you do this to us? The worst part is, I didn't fast forward a bit, I was hoping that at the end they would reveal that it was all some sort of sick joke, that they thought it would be funny to make us watch such a horribly bad film.

Where do I start...? Directing - Zero Stars, Screenplay - Zero Stars, Acting - Zero Stars, Cinematography - Zero Stars, Digital Effects - Zero Stars, Production Design - Zero Stars, Make-up - Zero Stars, Casting - Zero Stars, Editing - Zero Stars, Trailer - Half a Star, Graphic Design - Half a Star, DVD Menu - Half a Star.

However I think that it is very important to have seen bad films just so that you know what a really bad film is, so for that reason I am happy that I saw this film, just so that I have a bad film to put at the bottom of my list.

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