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Passion (2012)

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The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder.

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J.J. Koch
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Inspector Bach
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Attorney Isabelle
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Rolf
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The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder.

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No backstabbing. Just business.

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Mystery | Thriller

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Rated R for sexual content, language and some violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

30 August 2013 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$40,100 (USA) (30 August 2013)

Gross:

$91,186 (USA) (20 September 2013)
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Marks the second film Noomi Rapace, Rachel McAdams and Paul Anderson starred in together, only a year after Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). See more »

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Exterior shot supposedly in London - see the double-decker bus - except the vehicles are driving on the wrong side of the road. The scene was actually shot in Berlin, Germany. See more »

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Isabelle James: What do you want?
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References The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965) See more »

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PRELUDE TO THE AFTERNOON OF A FAUN
(Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune)
Composed by Claude Debussy
Performed by Karlheinz Zoeller and the Berliner Philharmoniker
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Public Domain
(p) & © 1965 Deutsche Grammophon
Courtesy of Universal Music Vision
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Ridiculous Remake - Watch "Crime d'amour" Instead
27 April 2014 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

"Passion" is a ridiculous remake of the great French thriller "Crime d'amour". The screenplay uses the same storyline and has minors but significant modifications when compared to the original movie that spoils the movie. The scene of the murder of Christine in the original movie is unbeatable. The police investigation of the evidences is very poor in this remake. The conclusion is awful. The decadent Brian De Palma still uses split screen technique but without any brilliance. The two lead actresses of the original movie, Kristin Scott Thomas and Ludivine Sagnier, are wonderful and their duel is engaging. However, Rachel McAdams never convinces as an executive and looks like a vulgar woman. My vote is two.

Title (Brazil): "Passion"


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