"Even though "Fatal Attraction" has loomed large in the popular imagination for 30 years, it still has some secrets. Here's the truth about who almost starred in it, how the director and actors choreographed that crazy sex scene, and what was really boiling in that stockpot. Read on; this article will not be ignored.
1. "Fatal Attraction" began life as a short film by James Dearden called "Diversion," about a married man who has a fling with a suicidal woman while his wife is away. The short attracted the attention of Sherry Lansing, the 20th Century Fox chief-turned-independent-producer, who knew what it felt like to be an accomplished professional woman undone by romantic rejection." To learn about the other 20 things you never knew about Fatal Attraction from moviefone click here.