Acting on impulse, CLAIRE DENNISON, enjoys a brief fling with a sexy stranger (a dead ringer for her husband), only to realize that the object of her desire is a crazed, manipulative, and tenacious psychopath.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jonathan Dennison / Simon Phillips (as Angus MacFadyen)
Hector (as Ron Seymour)
Pablo Silveira ...
Ingrid Torrance ...
Nancy Sivak ...
Officer Stevens
Officer Edwards
Peter Kawasaki ...
Mr. Yoshi (as Peter Kawaski)
Toshi Haraguchi ...
Mr. Yokonora
Kathleen Duborg ...


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Her desire for passion ignited a deadly game of seduction. See more »


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, language and some violence including a rape | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

15 April 2008 (Argentina)  »

Also Known As:

Desejo  »

Box Office


$2,000,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Jonathan Dennison: Well, Freud says that in order to understand sexual fantasy you have to first consider more general aspects of fantasy.
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Fashion Girl
Stu Goldberg, BMI - Composer and Producer
Zoonga Music, BMI - Publisher
Jennifer Lauren - Vocals
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Nothing New
22 June 2008 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Well this movie turned out what I'd like to say as the usual cause there was nothing in the movie which I can say I felt new. The basic story is something I have seen a lot and this made the movie so unexciting. I saw the whole just to find out where it differs from the usual.

The only difference was the rich women finds a man identical to her husband and thus does "it" with him without knowing that he isn't the right man and when she finds the fact that he isn't his hubby then she asks him to leave but till now this man converts to a stalker and psychopath. Then the usual what you can think of easily.

Yea the only think I liked about the movie was there was a really good foreplay scene.

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