Season 3: Episode 97 - Verhoven's The Fourth Man
The Fourth Man (1983)
The Dutch suspense film directed by Paul Verhoeven and based on the novel of the same name by Gerard Reve, was selected as the Dutch entree for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars but wasn't nominated.
The film stars Jeron Krabbe, and Renee Soutendijk and would be the last film that Verhoeven would direct in the Netherlands.
The film is known for its sexual explicitness and violence which is a stable in Verhoeven films. The film would be considered by Verhoeven as the spiritual prequel to his American film Basic Instinct.
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Opening Credits; Introduction – Rose and Thorn of the Week (.49); Forming the Plot (09.23); Film Trailer (10.46); Lights, Camera, Action (14.53); Epilogue (55.37); End Credits (1:00 .53); Closing Credits (1:03 .17)
Song Credits: Thank you from Purple Planet Music for our Opening and Closing Credits.