Denise Richards doesn’t want her daughters to see racy ‘Wild Things’ scene

Keeping the past in the past! Denise Richards revealed in a new interview that she shielded her three daughters from watching the Wild Things scene in which she passionately kissed Neve Campbell.

“I definitely did not give them a copy. I told them, ‘I don’t want you guys watching this,’ because one of my daughters brought it up to me and I was shocked,” the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 48, told Yahoo! Lifestyle Australia on Wednesday, April 24.

Richards shares Sam, 15, and Lola, 13, with her ex-husband, Charlie Sheen, to whom she was married from 2002 to 2006. The actress, who is now wed to Aaron Phypers, is also mom to Eloise, 7, whom she adopted in 2011 as a single mother.

“A couple of friends had told [one of my daughters] about it and I just said to her, ‘I would appreciate if you didn’t watch it,’” she told the website. “It’s not age-appropriate.”

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1996

Denise attends the “Romeo and Juliet” premiere in L.A.

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1997

Denise looks elegant at the “Starship Troopers” L.A. Premiere, in a sleek fitted gown.

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1998

Denise wears a black pinstripe dress with fur trim on her jacket to the premiere of her movie “Wild Things.”

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1999

We aren’t huge fans of the clunky shoe, but we know they were in style in the 90’s! Denise attends the premiere for “The Mod Squad” and keeps the outfit simple.

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2002

We love this patterned jacket Denise wore with this classic dress to the “Empire” Premiere.

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2003

Denise wore this short red dress to celebrate Giorgio Armani receiving the first “Rodeo Drive Walk of Style” Award.

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2006

Richards during Conde Nast Media Group’s kick off of fall Fashion Week in New York.

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2006

We’re not positive what’s going on with Denise’s hair here, but we like the simple black dress!

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2007

Denise attends the premiere of “Ratatouille” with the best kind of accessory: her daughter!

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2007

Richards attends the launch of Dr. Rey’s Shapewear in this body-hugging dress.

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2009

Denise wears her blonde locks straight with this scalloped dress to an Afternoon Tea in honor of Nancy O’Dell’s recently published book.

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2010

Attending New York’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week is a regular occurance for Richards, here pictured in a black dress at Alice + Olivia.

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2010

It’s rare to see Denise with her hair up, but we love it! She looks flirty and fun at Spike TV’s 2010 Video Game Awards.

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2011

Denise poses on the set of “30 Rock.”

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2012

This lady loves her sequins, and makes them elegant.  With the loose updo and pop of red in her shoes, we think this look on Denise was stunning.

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2012

Denise is lovely in midnight sparkles, but what we’re obsessed with is her hair here – we love the curls pulled to the side!

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2004

Denise looked sweet in this nautical-looking dress with flowy waves at Olympus Fashion Week.

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2006

Richards during Conde Nast Media Group

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2007

Denise wore this black dress with gold embellishments to a General Motors event.

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Richards attends the launch of Dr. Rey

2008

Denise is boho-chic at the A Time For Heroes Celebrity Carnival to benefit The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.

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2009

Denise wears her blonde locks straight with this scalloped dress to an Afternoon Tea in honor of Nancy O

2009

Denise wears a bright pop of blue with a leather jacket as she leaves the Fuse studios in New York.

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2009

Denise looks beach and casual at the launch of New Disney and Muppet Myzos in Santa Monica.

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2010

Richards rocks a sparkly purple dress to New York Fashion Week (with much darker hair!).

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2011

Richards looks glamorous, spotted in New York City leaving the Today Show.

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2011

Denise poses on the set of

2012

This lady loves her sequins, and makes them elegant.

2012

Denise is lovely in midnight sparkles, but what we

2012

The white dress with bright shoes look beautiful with her hair returned to its natural blonde hue.

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The infamous scene in question from the 1998 erotic thriller featured Richards and Campbell, now 45, undressing each other and making out in a swimming pool.

The former model made sure to point out that just because she banned her girls from watching the movie does not mean that she regrets being a part of it.

“It was a script I loved; it’s me being creative,” she explained. “I worked with amazing actors, and one day if [they] do see it, [they] may not agree with my decision but that’s what Mom decided to do.”

That said, Richards acknowledged that it may be “weird” for her daughters “to see their mom in something that’s sexy or different.”

Though the Bravo personality protects Sam, Lola and Eloise from some aspects of her life, she told Yahoo! that she let them decide whether they wanted to appear on RHOBH when she joined the cast last year.

“I said to them, ‘No pressure,’” she said. “If they want to be part of it, they can. If they don’t, they don’t have to. I would never want them to do anything they don’t want to do.”

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs on Bravo Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET.

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