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

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Oh No She Didn't  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£154,344 (UK) (29 May 2009)

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$68,261,644 (USA) (12 June 2009)
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The backless red dress that Lisa wears to the hotel (and on the film's poster) was sewn from scratch, using design elements the actress playing her liked from different dresses considered for that sequence. The rest of the garments used in the film were store-bought. See more »

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When Derek is getting ready to go to the Christmas party and asks which tie to put on, after the selection is made, his collar is not on straight. In the next shot his collar is smooth, then it's not on straight, then it's smooth again. See more »

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Lisa Sheridan: Hi! I'm Sharon's friend, Kate. You're?
Samantha: Samantha. Mrs. Charles is at dinner.
Lisa Sheridan: Sharon told me to drop by, I have this present for Kyle. I'm just gonna run it up to him.
Samantha: Oh, you can't, he's sleeping!
Lisa Sheridan: I won't wake him.
Samantha: Maybe you should come back another time.
Lisa Sheridan: But I'm here now!
Samantha: I...
Lisa Sheridan: Oh, I get it, you're just doing your job. Good! Do you need me to call Sharon?
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The Christmas Song
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Oh, please
26 September 2009 | by (Detroit) – See all my reviews

A woman who is not your wife - a slightly unhinged temp at your company

  • follows you into the men's room at the Christmas party and tries to


go down on you. You are happily married. Even though you are slightly drunk, you are in control of yourself enough to leave her there and go home to your wife and son, whom you love very much. Question: What do you do first thing the next business day? Unless you're a complete moron, you go straight to Human Resources, relate the incident as best you can, and let them deal with it, right? Well, in this simple-minded piece of junk, the characters are all - ALL, without exception - morons.

"Obsessed" is basically an adolescent guy's fantasy of how awesome it would be to be married to Beyonce Knowles and to be stalked by Ali Larter at the same time - and, to be noble enough to Do The Right Thing. It is "Fatal Attraction" for the new millennium, when Hollywood no longer knows how to write, produce, direct, act or anything else that makes a movie watchable. I mean, the stalker actually slips the stalkee a mickey at one point! Seriously!

This is an unwatchable movie, and everyone who had anything to do with it should be ashamed.


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