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Compulsion (2013)

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The lives of two female neighbors intersect when their individual obsessions begin to unravel.

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Detective Reynolds
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The lives of two female neighbors intersect when their individual obsessions begin to unravel.

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She has a killer appetite. See more »

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Rated R for strong sexuality, a brief sexual assault, and some language | See all certifications »

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27 June 2013 (South Korea)  »

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Compulsão Assassina  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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This is the first official remake that Carrie-Anne Moss stars in. See more »

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References Chapter 27 (2007) See more »

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Pulling it off
14 May 2015 | by See all my reviews

Something you should think Heather Graham would be able to do. And I'm talking acting wise not her character and what happens (or not) in the story. But unfortunately she lacks something. A secret "ingredient" (no pun intended) maybe? And even Ms. Matrix herself can not save this entirely (though she has the better role and makes more of it, than the lead we are given).

The story itself is pretty decent with some nice twists and turns. But most of some "what the heck" moments go by without making a big impact (even though they should be able to). It's a mixture of direction, setting and not really having an impact at the right time (or with the right "weapons", again no pun intended). While this has some flavor to it, it will rather leave you with a sour taste ...


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