Compared are the R-Rated VHS from MGM/ UA and the Unrated Version (German FSK 16 DVD) from Universal Pictures Germany.
There are 6 differences with a total length of 39 seconds:
4 cuts = 34 seconds
1 alternate scene = 5 seconds
1 alternate scene without difference
This sublime and thrilling romantic drama starring Nicolas Cage, wo got the Oscar and the Golden Globe for his magnificent performance, was released in two versions: an R-Rated and a longer Unrated Version. Most of the time, sex scenes are longer in the Unrated Version. Other scene have been replaced by alternate footage.
The R-Rated Version lacks three shots of Yuri having sex with Sera.
Further seconds are missing from the sex scene in the R-Rated Version.
When Sera speaks about a john in the therapy, a comment of hers has been removed. She also says he'd had a tremendous errection and she remembers how proud he'd been of that.
Another missing comment. Sera also says he'd wiped the semen over her face and in her hair.
Sera gives Ben a BJ. The Unrated Version contains a shot from the front while the R-Rated only contains a close-up of Ben's aroused face and another shot from behind.
Ben still gets the BJ. While the Unrated Version shows the action from the front again, the R-Rated only contains a shot from behind.
R-Rated: +8 sec
Unrated: 13 sec