• Released
  • August 30, 2013
  • (Limited)
  • R , 2 hr 29 min
  • Drama
    Suspense/Thriller
  • 18 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: The offices of a prominent multinational corporation is the setting for this story of a power struggle between two contemporary women.

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100

RogerEbert.com

Brian De Palma is one of the great seducers of the cinema, and he proves it with Passion, a spellbinding thriller.
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80

Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
This is truly De Palma–ville, and the filmmaker’s remake of Alain Corneau’s tale of corporate bloodletting, "Love Crime" (2010), is a...
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75

NPR

De Palma is such a dazzling stylist that for most of Passion, you'll find it perfectly acceptable to let the visuals wash over you, paying...
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75

Slant Magazine

By Ed Gonzalez
Passion is a serpentine, gorgeously orchestrated gathering of all of De Palma's pet themes and conceits, a symphony of giddy terror where...
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75

indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
Passion simultaneously parodies its plot while elevating it to a strangely involving exercise in cinematic drama. The filmmaker has either...
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70

The Dissolve

By Noel Murray
The movie is one long game of misdirection, playing tricks on viewers from scene to scene, and showing how easy it is to steer a crowd into...
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58

The Playlist

De Palma’s heart ultimately doesn’t feel fully in this film. What Passion is lacking is, ironically, some passion.
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
A campy erotic thriller that’s seriously short of, well, passion.
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50

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
DePalma flirts with the lurid and tosses in some interesting third act surprises, but never finds his way back to the sexually charged tone...
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50

Variety

By Justin Chang
Clearly, Passion means to be a hoot, a wet-dream thriller for cinephiles. But by the time it reaches its overwrought final act, the picture...
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Rated R | For Sexual content, language and some violence