WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > O > Obsessed > Reviews

Obsessed Reviews

Obsessed

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Thriller

Release Date :

April 24, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Steve Shill

Starring :

Idris Elba, Beyonce Knowles, Ali Larter, Scout Taylor-Compton, Christine Lahti, Bruce McGill, Christine Lahti, Ron Rogge, Jerry O'Connell, Richard Ruccolo

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

“..spends much time spinning its wheels and making auds practically beg for an explanation to all the madness and obsession..”
by John Anderson [Variety]
Review rate : C

“..Obsessed has little plausibility, but at moments it's an entertaining bad movie..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
1.5 of 5

“..it's not Fatal Attraction: it's worse..”
by Jay Stone [Canada.com]
2 of 4

“..has a low-voltage, cable-TV-movie feel..”
by Chris Hewitt [St. Paul Pioneer Press]
Review rate : B

“..an ordinary, cheap seduction thriller if it weren't for its extraordinary mix of stars..”
by Natasha Vargas-Cooper [E! Online]
“..a clanking, low-rent imitation of "Fatal Attraction" that lacks the imagination to come up with such a novelty..”
by Stephen Holden [NY Times]
Review rate : D-

“.."Obsessed" is minor league ball compared to the other wonderfully lurid highlights of the subgenre..”
by Brian Orndorf [BrianOrndorf.com]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Tracie Cooper [TV Guide]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
Reviewed by Kirk Honeycutt [Hollywood Reporter]
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

SHARKNADO 2: THE SECOND ONE :

“..this time, the joke just doesn't have the same bite..”
by DON KAPLAN [NY Daily News]

LYLE :

“..Lyle is something refreshing. An incredibly effective and moving independent horror film that is still nicely disturbing..”
by Chris Del [StageBuddy.com]

BELIEVE :

“..a well-meaning but corny football fable..”
by Nev Pierce [Empire Magazine]

WAR STORY :

“..it's all quite trying, like watching a depressed duck paddle around a muddy pond..”
by Jeannette Catsoulis [NY Times]

AMBER ALERT: TERROR ON THE HIGHWAY :

“..this movie may have been better as a book..”
by Danale H. [Geek with Mak]

FEMME :

“..witty, intelligent, creative and fascinating..”
by Betty Jo Tucker [Reel Talk]

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY :

“..colourful, tongue-in-cheek fun, purpose-built for grown-up lovers of kitsch '80s science-fiction. But the Marvel formula is starting to feel, well, a little too formulaic..”
by Dan Jolin [Empire Magazine]

THE FLUFFY MOVIE :

“..the personal material shines brightest in this consistently amusing if not hilarious stand-up comedy film..”
by Frank Scheck [Hollywood Reporter]

KICK :

“..is non-stop entertainment and Salman Khan at his best..”
by Sarita Tanwar [dna India]

HERCULES :

“..a picture that is easy to indulge in, and enjoy..”
by Stefan Pape [HeyUGuys]