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Obsessed (2009)

 -  Drama | Thriller  -  24 April 2009 (USA)
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A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he's worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy.

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Storyline

Derek Charles is a hard working man, employed as a asset manager in a private company. He is very happy with his beautiful wife, Sharon, and only son, and because of his hard work he just got a huge promotion. But suddenly he gets a temporary worker who is both attractive and smart, and Derek is understandably impressed with her and also finds himself physically drawn to her. However, this new girl is desperate to get close to him - at any cost. Written by alfiehitchie

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If Someone Wanted Your Husband, If They Threatened Your Family, How Far Would You Go To Protect What's Yours? See more »

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Drama | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for sexual material including some suggestive dialogue, some violence and thematic content | See all certifications »

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24 April 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Oh No She Didn't  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£154,344 (UK) (29 May 2009)

Gross:

$68,261,644 (USA) (12 June 2009)
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Trivia

LL Cool J was originally set to play Idris Elba's part. See more »

Goofs

When Lisa is lying on the bed waiting for Derek to come home, before Sharon walks in to find her, she is lying on the left side. When Sharon finally enters the room Lisa is lying on the right side. See more »

Quotes

Sharon Charles: Didn't I tell you not to come to my house?
[punches Lisa]
Sharon Charles: Nobody touches my child!
[punches Lisa]
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References Punk'd (2003) See more »

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Any Other Day
Written by Lee Alexander, Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis (as Jerry Duplessis),
Wyclef Jean and Norah Jones
Performed by Wyclef Jean and Norah Jones
Courtesy of Columbia Records by arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment and
Courtesy of The Blue Note Label Group under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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For what it is, pretty entertaining
8 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I must say, I'm highly offended by the person calling this movie "A Racist Piece of Trash" because they said in their comment, and I quote, "I am sorry but there are very few African- American men in this world that wouldn't jump at the chance to sleep with a white woman." Umm... hello? YOU are racist for that comment alone.

I actually found the movie to be pretty entertaining and I was into it the whole time. I felt angry, upset, and tense, because I was wrapped in the drama. What struck me most what the portrayal by Ali Larter of a woman who truly BELIEVED that the man was in love with her. I expected it to be like other movies of this type, where the woman is intentionally sabotaging the man's life. I was frustrated by her character in a good way. It was believable and real.

I didn't expect this to be a riveting high-quality film. I expected it to be entertaining, gripping, and that's exactly what it was. Never was I bored. Anyone who expected greatness from this film shouldn't be allowed to review, we all knew it wasn't an Oscar film.

So, for what it is, I thought it was great. And the not-so-subtle Christian Louboutin sponsorship... Fantastic:)


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