Jump to content

Sign up for a free account to remove the pop-up ads

Signing up for an account is fast and free. As a member you can join in the conversation, enter contests and remove the pop-up ads that guests get. Click here to create your free account.

Blu-ray Reviews

HTF Blu-ray Review: OBSESSED (2009)

  • You cannot start a new topic
  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 of 3 OFFLINE   Michael Reuben

Michael Reuben

    Studio Mogul

  • 21,769 posts
  • Join Date: Feb 12 1998

Posted August 01 2009 - 04:52 AM

Edited by Michael Reuben - 8/1/2009 at 05:03 pm GMT
COMPLETE list of my disc reviews.       HTF Rules / 200920102011 Film Lists

#2 of 3 OFFLINE   Cees Alons

Cees Alons

    Executive Producer

  • 19,022 posts
  • Join Date: Jul 31 1997
  • Real Name:Cees Alons

Posted August 01 2009 - 01:17 PM


Thanks for the review.
I know what to do now.


#3 of 3 OFFLINE   Colin Jacobson

Colin Jacobson


  • 5,492 posts
  • Join Date: Apr 19 2000

Posted August 02 2009 - 03:41 AM

Totally forgettable movie.  I actually liked the fact race was never mentioned, but I don't think it plays a role in the story AT ALL.   Perhaps that's a naive and unrealistic move on the part of the filmmakers, but I thought it was refreshing.  This was a trashy thriller, not a civil rights drama, and it's nice to see a movie that COULD involve racial issues but doesn't.

The only other worthwhile plot element was the fact that Derek married a former secretary.  That helped justify some of his behaviors, whereas without that twist, the story would've become even more ridiculous than it is.
And I agree Elba's a good actor.  Knowles and Larter?  Well, they look good, at least! 
Colin Jacobson

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users