Director Paul Verhoeven predicts US outrage over his “non-sploitation film” Benedetta

Director Paul Verhoeven has predicted outrage in the United States over his new “religiously guilty” lesbian “non-sploitation” film Benedetta. Verhoeven – who broke the “barrier of decency” in mainstream films with his cross-legged scene in Basic Instinct – says he doesn’t think Benedetta “will be outrageous, at least not in Western Europe.” The film is …