Paul Verhoeven Special: Sound On Sight Podcast #109

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Both the Netherlands’ favorite filmmaker and Hollywood’s greatest purveyor of cynical sleaze, Paul Verhoeven is many things to many people. but we can all hopefully agree that he is anything but boring. In our first look at his remarkably diverse filmography, Simon, Ali and returning guest star Mariko MacDonald take a look at three of Verhoeven’s most divisve films: the space-opera fascism of Starship Troopers, the blackly comic romance of Turkish Delight, and one of the ’90s worst-reviewed films, Showgirls.

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