Basic Instinct 's most famous scene is undoubtedly the interrogation scene, where Stone notoriously crosses and uncrosses her legs. But Eszterhas didn't write it. Barbara Palvin channels steamy Basic Instinct scene sees the actress slowly cross and uncrosses her legs as she seductively sits on a chair. The interrogation scene from Basic Instinct is one of the most famous in modern movie history. However, the truth behind the way the scene was shot changes.