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| Nel van Schaardenburg
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(1995)] I never watch any of my movies once I finish them, but the one exception is 'Showgirls,' which I watch 20 times over and that is because I truly think it is so elegantly made. I think the movement is elegant, the way it is shot is elegant and the use of color is elegant. (...) The story is really not that good, but I think the movements and the way it is choreographed are a ...
Was offered the chance to direct The Silence of the Lambs
(1991), but declined, thinking that there would not be an audience for a movie which such a dark tone. He regretted the decision after the movie proved to be both a critical and commercial success.
Often tackles controversial topics that have no easy resolution (mental state of being, rape, murders, sex, a second chance at life and media coverage are often utilized).