The Fan
The Fan (1981)

Lauren Bacall more or less plays herself in The Fan. Cast as famous Broadway musical comedy star Sally Ross (with an astonishing lack of temperament!), Bacall finds herself the unwilling love object of psychotic fan Douglas Breen (Michael… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: September 24, 2002
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Critic Score: 42% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Chilling but unrealistic stalker film.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Enjoyably campy trash.

Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

An unsettling thriller about a celebrity stalker that only falters at the end. Good work by Bacall and especially Biehn.

Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Those looking for a tight thriller will be bored; those looking for effective horror will be annoyed.

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Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

Creepy Michael Biehn is memorable.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Veronique Kwak
1981 "the fan" is a self-recycling tale of lauren bacall's past stardom, a self-referential parody since it is convinient to barrow her young… More
jay nixon
read the book instead