• Released
  • April 24, 2009
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 48 min
  • Drama
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 1,190 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A stalker from the workplace threatens the idyllic life of a happily married man (Idris Elba) .

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Variety

Don't expect a pot full of boiling bunnies, because nothing so creatively crazy ever happens in Obsessed, a "Fatal Attraction"-inspired...
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50

L.A. Weekly

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Isn't half as dramatic as what probably went down after she (Beyoncé Knowles) kicked LaTavia and LaToya out of Destiny's Child.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Obsessed has little plausibility, but at moments it's an entertaining bad movie, and the performers are vivid.
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50

Los Angeles Times

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The singer-actress' saucy, glamorously wry performance makes up for some of the film's inherent predictability.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marjorie Baumgarten
The film may seem a bit undercooked until it gets to the staging of the ultimate battle, but Obsessed is swinging from the chandeliers by...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Every move is telegraphed well in advance thanks to desultory writing, routine direction and ample musical cues.
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40

Salon.com

By Stephanie Zacharek
Takes far too long to get cooking, and it works so hard at NOT being exploitation that it loses sight of its reasons for existing in the...
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25

TV Guide

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Larter just doesn't have the same bite as the bunny-killing stalkers of years gone by.
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20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Unfortunately, the whole movie seems constructed just to get the singer/actress into a knock-down catfight, shoehorning one of show...
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0

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Memo to Beyoncé Knowles: You were so good as Etta James in "Cadillac Records," so why'd you go spoil everything with a rank cheeseball...
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Rated PG-13 | For Some Violence, Sexual Material, Suggestive Dialogue and Thematic Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 14+ Fatal Attraction "lite" too risque for young teens.
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