We learn that for the fight sequences he watched and 'reversed engineered (in his head)' David Fincher's Fight Club. And if you ask me, that is not surprising, you could already feel Fincher's influence in his sleek movie 'A Girlfriend Experience'.
He’s a master. So I would study the film and look to see where he was cutting, but not just when he was cutting, but why.
- Steven Soderbergh
Watch 'Haywire' trailer :
Watch fan made 'A Girlfriend Experience' music video that feels very Fincheresque to me.
Read Soderbergh's talk here.