Dream Lover
Dream Lover (1994)

In this stylish, sleek, but unsatisfactory, thriller, Ray (James Spader), a young, successful, recently divorced architect meets a mysterious, beautiful woman, Lena (Madchen Amick). Ray, successfully pursues the extremely attractive Lena,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1994
DVD Release Date: July 26, 1999
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Critic Score: 57% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Adam Lippe

Eschewing his standard performance of smugness and distance, using intense, blank stares, Spader actually emotes with his lips too, suggesting that there's more going on than just a slimy scoundrel who we should pity because his livelihood is threatened.

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Clint Morris

Madchen Amick is super-sexy. Some of the love scenes are steamier than cooked rice. If that's your idea of entertainment, you've found your baby.

Nell Minow
Movie Mom

Engagingly creepy thriller.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This was not a very satisfying thriller.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A psychological thriller that explores sexual politics from many perspectives

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Flixster Audience Score: 41% Flixster User Reviews
Cynthia S.
A strangely done movie,
Lauren Donis
There was only one reason why I watched this and that reason was satisfied. Anyway, the actual movie was lame. I was distracted by above reason and in the olden… More
Dean McKenna
This psychological thriller is rather coldly calculated, but slickly made and unpredictable - it will certainly hold your interest, through you may hate… More
Deb S
James Spader plays a very successful businessman who just got a divorce and is very lonely until he meets the beautiful Mädchen Amick. They marry and have… More