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Wild Things (1998)

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A police detective uncovers a conspiracy behind a case involving a high-school guidance counselor when accusations of rape are made against him by two female students.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Ray Duquette
... Sam Lombardo
... Suzie Toller
... Sandra Van Ryan
... Kelly Van Ryan
... Gloria Perez
... Tom Baxter
... Ken Bowden
... Ruby
... Bryce Hunter
Cory Pendergast ... Jimmy Leach
... Walter
Toi Svane Stepp ... Nicole (as Toi Svane)
... Art Maddox
Diane Adams ... School Secretary
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In south Florida, a high school counselor is accused of rape by a manipulative rich girl and her trailer trash classmate. The cop on the case begins to suspect a conspiracy and dives into an elaborate and devious web of greed and betrayal to find the truth. Written by J.J. Jackson

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Rated R for strong sexuality, nudity, language and some violence | See all certifications »

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20 March 1998 (USA)  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,622,444, 22 March 1998, Wide Release

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$29,753,944, 28 June 1998
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2.35 : 1
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Suzie: [TV Version] You - you are gonna blow me over, aren't you?
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Written by Charles Stan Frazier (as Charles Frazier), Matthew Murphy Karges (as Matthew Kargas),
Mark McGrath, Rodney Sheppard, McG (as Joseph Nichol), Leor Dimant
Performed by Sugar Ray
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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An erotically superb adventure of deception and action with a brilliant script and twist
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Wild Things absolutely wowed me the first time I watched it. I had no knowledge of what it was about, actually, and so I had no knowledge of what to expect. When I saw it for the first time I just had to watch it a second time right after that, to be honest, because I was astounded at how much I enjoyed it. Although I did not own the movie, you know that I went back to rent it a couple of more times because it was just so wonderful, and finally when I got the chance to buy it, I did, and now I have watched it numerous times on numerous occasions because it truly is an excellent movie that I can enjoy with every watch.

Each actor and actress had a amazing role and they performed it with excellent expertise; I loved all the performances and they were all so fun and precise with the character they were given that in the long run they make the characters that would normally have been dull and uninteresting awesome and unable to look away from. The way every single line and move was so suspenseful and or clever and it just clicked all into place made my heart sink deeper into the story and never look away; I really was entertained to the point where I could not take my eyes off the screen for how amazing it was.

As a Neve Campbell and Denise Richards fanatic, I enjoyed them and their luminous roles, as well as Matt Dillon who was awesome. I thought the way each and every twist and turn in the plot was just so great that my eyes lingered on for more after it was over, which is why of course I watched it a second time, and the only problem I had with this movie is that it was not long enough, though if it had have been longer I do not think it would have worked out for the better or anything, if you understand what I am trying to say. This movie is simply great, so wonderful; I would watch it over and over again if I had to simply because it is so fantastic and I really got into the way there was a major turning point at the ending that blows your mind, as well as the twist halfway through the film. It is magnificent, with unforgettable performances and a great story line. I would recommend you see it immediately if you can stand the subject matter.


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