Matt Dillon, 55, looks suave in tailored suits and jackets in his new ads for Italian label Brioni
It received generally positive reviews from critics who praised it's humor and Diaz's titular performance. It is placed 27th in the American Film Institute 's Years, Laughs: America's Funniest Movies , a list of the funniest movies of the 20th century. In , readers of Total Film magazine voted it the fourth-greatest comedy film of all time. She also received a Golden Globe nomination for her performance.
And yet, despite the male-gaziness of those sapphic scenes, there is a distinct feeling of true queerness, a wink to those watching Wild Things not for topless Denise Richards but for shirtless Matt Dillon. Explaining the plot of Wild Things is an exercise in futility: The film is too twisty and convoluted to merit a full synopsis. Suffice it to say, it involves an elaborate con by an ever-increasing cast of players with shifting allegiances — not only Suzie, Kelly, and Sam, but also spoiler alert sleazy lawyer Kenneth Bowden Bill Murray and corrupt sergeant Ray Duquette Kevin Bacon.