Turks Fruit (Turkish Delight) (The Sensualist) (Wild Intent)
Turks Fruit (Turkish Delight) (The Sensualist) (Wild Intent) (1973)

In Paul Verhoeven's sexual psychodrama Turkish Delight -- an adaptation of Jan Wolkers' best-selling erotic novel -- Rutger Hauer (Soldier of Orange) is Eric, an Amsterdam artist whose paintings and sculptures are all perverse. He… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 10, 2007
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a wisp of a movie that suffers from an almost total dearth of memorable elements...

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Brian Webster
Apollo Guide

Powerful, but lacks a clear sense of meaning.

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Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Seeing is believing.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A reminder that Verhoeven actually made good movies back in Holland


Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
Pierluigi Puccini
Deep below its raw surface, of the hedonistic wanderings of our flawed couple, lies a poignant study of the frailty of humanity, how tender and finite life is.… More
Eric Broome
The cult following of "Turkish Delight" is somewhat puzzling -- beyond the intrigue of seeing Rutger Hauer and Paul Verhoeven at the start of their… More
Daisy Maduro
This is a very intense movie about love, hate, life and death with a lot of symbolism and realism at the same time. The plot is located in the early 70ies in… More