Remember "Cruel Intentions," that '90s movie with the saliva-riddled kiss between Sarah Michelle Gellar and Selma Blair? Of course you do. This ballet is BalletMet's adaption of "Les Liaisons Dangereuses," the same book that inspired that film.

Remember "Cruel Intentions," that '90s movie with the saliva-riddled kiss between Sarah Michelle Gellar and Selma Blair? Of course you do. This ballet is BalletMet's adaption of "Les Liaisons Dangereuses," the same book that inspired that film.

In the 1782 novel, sex is a game and seduction is power. The book became pretty scandalous in hindsight of the French Revolution - it broke the news that many French aristocrats were les jerk s. The show is set to selections by Antonio Vivaldi, including "The Four Seasons." The expressive choreography and period costumes make it worth seeing, even though Ryan Phillippe and "Bittersweet Symphony" are not included.