The Watching Hour: Cruel Intentions
USA, 1999, 97 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Based on a Book, Dark Comedy, Drama, Erotic, Teen Flick, Thriller, Womens Issues
35mm presentation - Slaking a thirst for dangerous games, Kathryn (Sarah Michelle Gellar) challenges her stepbrother, Sebastian (Ryan Phillippe), to deflower their headmaster's daughter (Reese Witherspoon) before the summer ends. If he succeeds, the prize is the chance to bed Kathryn. But if he loses, Kathryn will claim his most prized possession. Selma Blair and Sean Patrick Thomas co-star in this teen-themed take on Dangerous Liaisons.
DIRECTOR: Roger Kumble
Principal Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Ryan Phillippe, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Selma Blair, Sean Patrick Thomas, Joshua Jackson, Eric Mabius, Louise Fletcher, Swoosie Kurtz, Christine Baranski, Tara Reid, Deborah Offner, Charlie O'Connell
US Distributor: Columbia PIctures