Irresistible (2006)

R  |   |  Drama, Mystery, Thriller  |  9 November 2006 (Portugal)
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A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ...
Sam (as Bud Tingwell)
William McInnes ...
Georgie Parker ...
Terry Norris ...
Joanna Hunt-Prokhovnik ...
Lauren Mikkor ...
Heather Mitchell ...
Jill Forster ...
Geneviève Picot ...
Mara's Nurse
Carolyn Bock ...
Sophie's Nurse
Alethea McGrath ...


Sophie Hartley is convinced that she is being stalked. She becomes increasingly certain that her husband's beautiful co-worker, Mara, wants her children, her husband and her life. But no one believes Sophie. Forced to prove her sanity, Sophie grows increasingly paranoid - but is she imagining things? Sophie becomes completely caught up in her obsession, turning stalker herself - and makes a discovery more frightening than her worst fear. Written by InTandem Films

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A secret is not safe if the truth has a witness. See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some violent content, language and brief sexuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

9 November 2006 (Portugal)  »

Also Known As:

Identidade Roubada  »

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Did You Know?


Susan Sarandon worked with writer/director Ann Turner for six months to get the film's script to meet her specifications before principal photography got underway in Australia (from early March 2005 through late April 2005). See more »


When Sophie is reading the letter addressed to Mara, the address given is Middle Park, 3185, Victoria. The post code for Middle Park is 3206, not 3185. 3185 is the post code for Ripponlea. See more »


References The Crush (1993) See more »


I'll Make You Crazy
(David Hirschfelder / Phil Buckle)
Control / BMG Music Publishing
Performed by Susie Ahern
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It's a stunning movie.
17 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film explores the darkness that exists in families because of secrets. It has a slow burn, but a deeply satisfying one. I really liked the way the ending was structured - it surprised and intrigued me. A lot of women will love this film and will find it resonates with their own lives, the tensions within it, the darkness and the light. The performances of the children are wonderful. And so are the performances of the rest of the cast. I was especially drawn to the Susan Sarandon character and loved the strength she displayed. It's wonderful to see a great actress in such a strong, central role. It's a stunning movie.

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