The Crush
The Crush (1993)

The Crush is a psychological thriller wherein a young man is the object of the obsession of a mentally unbalanced young girl. Journalist Nick Elliot (Cary Elwes) rents the guest house of a wealthy couple. The family's 14-year-old… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 2, 1993
DVD Release Date: August 29, 2006
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Critic Score: 21% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Wally Hammond
Time Out

Leaves much to be desired.

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James Berardinelli

The story not only relies on the complete and unalterable stupidity of every character in the movie, but on the gullibility of those who watch it.

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Michael Dequina

A highly implausible but somewhat above-average and entertaining 'yuppie in peril' thriller.

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Janet Maslin
New York Times

Grindingly predictable and mechanically played.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

The movie is only briefly offensive and rarely surprising.

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Scott Weinberg

The Crush would be an entirely worthless and painfully familiar little thriller even without its creepy devotion to the sexiness of youth.

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Hal Hinson
Washington Post

There's something scuzzy about the whole exercise.

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Rob Gonsalves

The Crush is the movie that child abusers have been waiting for.

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Shannon J. Harvey
Sunday Times (Australia)

Why is this guy rejecting a vampish Alicia Silverstone?

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Flixster Audience Score: 41% Flixster User Reviews
Cassie Hill
An ok movie. here are movies that are 10 times better than this one.
danny d
not rememberable at all
Jason Owens
Alicia Silverstone was in a TV movie, but "The Crush" was her first major movie, and she did a great job. She plays as a 14 year old girl who has an… More
Leigh Ryan
Seriously screwed up.
Cassandra Maples
In her film debut,the attractive Alicia Silverstone plays Darian Forrester,a mentally disturbed 14 year old girl who develops an unhealthy obsession with her… More
Angel Gabriel
Alicia Silverstone's strong, sexy, and crazy performance is the reason to see this above-thriller. This is one of those movies that if you see it right… More