Perfect Stranger Synopsis
A reporter (Halle Berry) goes under cover to solve the murder of a friend.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
To see Perfect Stranger is to wish for a more sophisticated vehicle for a film actress this good, but actors -- and audiences -- take what...
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63

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
Todd Komarnicki's screenplay relies heavily on red herrings and a host of suspects (there are more murderers swanning around Hill's sleek...
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Think you'd be happy watching Berry do little more than look beautiful? Perfect Stranger gives you plenty of opportunity to find out.
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38

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Perfect Stranger is the Egg MacGuffin of whodunits, a cheesy affair that casts so many baited lures that they tangle each other and don't...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
The star wattage quickly dims in this slick-looking but ringingly hollow affair that starts off generically at best before collapsing into...
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25

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A dull, dumb and unforgivably dated thriller, free of thrills and any kind of perfection.
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25

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
After "Gothika " and "Catwoman ," a viewer has to wonder: Why does this woman keep making thrillers if she can't bring herself to be...
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25

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
A crappy thriller gussied up with a chrome-plated veneer.
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25

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Superficial and lurid, Perfect Stranger is the cinematic equivalent of spam and should, like those trashy messages, be avoided.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Life is full of choices, and Halle Berry has made another bad one with Perfect Stranger, a perfectly off-putting thriller.
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Perfect Stranger

By Movie Freak10
This Movie Was Excellent It Had Alot Of Twists !! At The End Of The Movie It Leaves You Speechless, Just Go See IT!!!...

PERFECT STREANGERS

By DINDIN-THEINJIN
DEFINITELY A VERY GOOD MOVIE TO GO SEE! HAD MY INTERESTS FROM THE VERY BEGINNING TO THE VERY END. VERY MYSTIFYING & THRILLING! AS A MOVIE GO-ER IT WAS GREAT, ESPECIALLY WHEN I THOUGHT I HAD IT FIGURED...

Good Stuff Halle

By deghostrider
I thought Halle did an excellent job in this movie. She is obviously a beautiful woman, and she displays this with her sexy dresses and such, but I felt that her character showed many different...

:Perfect stranger

By NatHagan062308
Very enthralling. I would definetly recommend. This movie took me on a ride, and had twists in which i would never expect. Loved how the end played out because i would have never guessed i like...

the twists and turns

By caplu
this movie is a go to the theather type movie althou i feel halle berry could have been more complex and not so sexually exploited. bruce willis did an excellent job in his role of a big time jerk...

Thriller Combo!!!

By Sparkle
What an exellent combo of Halle & Bruce!!! I was hanging off the chair, waiting for the next move. You think you know, but you really don't. The ending was unbelieveable, I've gotta have it*...

Worst movie EVER

By chasetanderson
If you like retarded plots with terrible acting, go see this movie. This is and will stay the worst movie of the year. The "twists and turns" were simply retarded. It didn't warrant any credit for...

I would watch it twice

By MOVE_E_Critic1
I thought this movie was pretty good compared to all the other garbage out in the theaters..Halle is gorgeous..Bruce Willis is typical and Awesome...The ending is a SURPRISE!! It kept me on the edge...

Guess Who??????????????????

By goingtothemovies55
You'll never guess who done it!!!!! To me that is what makes a great thriller!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

SUSPENSEFUL

By sagacious
I really enjoyed this movie. It kept me on the edge of my seat (literally)! The ending was GREAT! The movie was captivating, mysterious, and suspenseful. I never got bored. Halle Berry did some great...

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Rated R | For sexual content, nudity, some disturbing violent images and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Silly thriller has creepy mix of sex, violence.
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