cruelintentions

cruelintentions - seduce and deflower Cecile just like in...

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4/19/07 Western Civ 2 Extra credit Cruel intentions is more of a modern day take of Les Liaisons Dangereuses. In this telling Sebastian plays Valmont and Kathryn plays Merteuil, and they are step brother and sister. Just like Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Kathryn makes a bet the Sebastian can not seduce a young virgin named Annette Hargrove, in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Madame de Tourvel. If Sebastian wins, he gets one night with Kathryn, just like in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, but if he fails, Kathryn receives Sebastian's prized car, a 1956 Jaguar XK140 Roadster. Also Kathryn wants to seek revenge on Cecile, who is now dating Kathryn former boyfriend, Court. Court broke up with Kathryn for Cecile just like in Les Liaisons Dangereuses when the Cecile is promised to Kathryn’s former lover. Cecile looks up to Kathryn and trusts her. Cecile falls in love with her music teacher Ronald just like Danceny in Les Liaisons Dangereuses. Kathryn instructs Sebastian to
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Unformatted text preview: seduce and deflower Cecile just like in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, which he does. Meanwhile Sebastian in trying to seduce Annette and in doing so they fall in love. When Kathryn finds out that he has fallen in love with Annette she decides to destroy them. She tells Ronald of Sebastian’s antics with Cecile. Ronald confronts Sebastian and they begin to fight in the street. Annette sees this and tries to stop them but is pushed into the street. In an effort to save Annette, Sebastian pushes her out of the way of an oncoming car but in turn is hit by it. Sebastian is killed just like in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, only this time not in a duel. At the end of the movie Kathryn’s true nature is exposed and through Sebastian’s journal, just like Merteuil being exposed through Valmont’s letters. The movie follows somewhat closely with the book but only with modern day twists....
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