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Obsessed (2009)

PG-13  |   |  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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Beware the obsession. Resist the obsession. Escape the obsession. 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

An interracial aspect of the film was originally planned according to the director in an interview. However, this idea was scrapped, presumably because of similarities to screenwriter David Loughery's previous film, Lakeview Terrace (2008). See more »

Goofs

The wife is shown wearing white platform shoes when the couple first enter their new home. When they get up to the attic, she is wearing patent leather shoes. See more »

Quotes

[Brutal catfight continues]
Sharon Charles: [to Lisa] Come here, bitch! I'ma wipe the floor with yo skinny ass.
[Lisa grabs the railing]
Sharon Charles: Oh, you wanna hold on? Who's screaming now?
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Soul Food
Written by 'Nick Bird', Steve Crittall, Alex McGowan and Martina Topley-Bird
Performed by Martina Topley-Bird
Courtesy of Independiente Ltd.
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Another one of those "the trailer was better than the movie" movies
30 April 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Everything was cliché'. Everything was predictable. The pace never changes.

The acting was mediocre and the characters weren't really believable. To be honest you get kind of irritated by the actor's roles kind of how you get irritated in horror movies when the girl just has to go back into the house when she knows the killer is inside - the characters' roles were the least realistic - it's almost as if they are all idiots and have no idea how to handle simple problems even if it were basic math.

Guys, next time, try to focus on making the movie enjoyable, and not just your trailer...


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