‘Basic Instinct’ Gets 4K Restoration by Studiocanal, Set for Theatrical, Home Entertainment Releases

Studiocanal has commissioned the 4K restoration of Paul Verhoeven’s 1992 cult erotic thriller “Basic Instinct” and will be releasing it in multiple territories.The film was restored through 2019 and 2020 from the original 35Mm negative and supervised by the director himself, with some bonus material from Sharon Stone and Michael Douglas.The restored version will soon be launched in France theatrically, through the banner Carlotta, and on home entertainment on June 16.

The movie will also be released in cinemas in Australia and New Zealand on June 17, followed by a theatrical roll-out in the U.S.

handled by Rialto Pictures.Studiocanal will also launch the film on Ultra HD, Blu-Ray, DVD and Steelbook editions in the U.K.

on June 14; Germany on June 17, Australia on July 7, and New Zealand on July 14.The company tapped Flore Maquin, the French graphic artist behind the Cannes Film Festival poster designs of 2018 and 2019, to create two

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