Addicted Synopsis
A woman (Sharon Leal) with a sex addiction pursues a dangerous secret life.
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Boston Globe

By Peter Keough
Things bottom out when Zoe not only hooks up with another lover (there is not an ounce of body fat in this movie), but also misses her son’s...
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42

The A.V. Club

By Jesse Hassenger
Addicted is basically a social-issue melodrama that, minus some curse words, thrusting, and frequent side nudity, could have emerged...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
The film unfortunately depicts black female sexuality, a topic rarely portrayed onscreen, with all the depth and subtlety of a late night...
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40

Variety

By Geoff Berkshire
The sudsy quality of the production ensures all the performers look terrific, but aren’t given particularly impressive material to work...
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38

RogerEbert.com

By Sheila O'Malley
Addicted is supposed to be erotica, so perhaps thinking about it too much is unfair, but the film is so uneven (it's both hot and preachy),...
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37

Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
Watching Addicted is like eating Cheese Whiz straight from the jar. There’s no nutritional value. It’s kind of embarrassing. But it does...
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30

TheWrap

By James Rocchi
The material swings between the sensual and the puritanical with whiplash-inducing speed; the dialogue all too often has the flat, dead...
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30

Los Angeles Times

By Gary Goldstein
Addicted doesn’t know whether it wants to be a modern-day bodice-ripper, a morality-tinged cautionary tale or a serious snapshot of sexual...
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30

The New York Times

By Nicole Herrington
The actors are uniformly handsome and mostly serviceable, though the same can’t be said about the filmmaking or the writing.
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Addicted is not addicting

By Anglenora
I know the book is always better than the movie, but this movie fails! There are beautiful actors and great eroticism and... well... that's it! They left out the most pivotal and poignant moments in...

By senaidalobos
The book Addicted by Zane was amazing, Interesting, you won't put the book down. The movie didn't really do it for me. They missed so many things, they were off in some parts. Overall it was alright....

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By keshawalker521
I gave the movie 2 stars. I felt the movie was too predictable and really lacked depth of the characters. There were a lot of missed opportunities to elaborate and develop a plot twist. Since she was...

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By mrpruitt96
great movie...

By jujufine
It just didn't do anything for me....

Not what I expected!

By ceg2670
It reminded me of a Tyler Perry flick. If you can't guess I'm not a fan of T.P. movies. Overacting and jumping to quickly into the storyline made it unbelievable at times and caused several...

Understanding addictions

By rhodesdenise
Great movie, allowed me to recognize that we all are dealing with flaws and that with help we can overcome anything....

This movie was great!

By fiat221169
It kept my attention, which most movies aren't able to do....

This movie does not know what it wants to be

By BillRoth
Decent sex scenes, but it struggles with being either salacious or moralistic. The dialog is trite, the plot is entirely predictable. The "resolution" of her early child hood trauma feels like it was...

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Rated R | For Strong Sexual Content, Brief Drug Use, Nudity and Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Awful script, tons of sex in book-based erotic drama.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF