Fascination (2005)

A pair of stepsiblings are torn between desire and suspicion in this sexy thriller. Scott Doherty (Adam Garcia) is a young man in his early twenties who is still coming to terms with the unexpected death of his father (James Naughton) when… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 28, 2005
DVD Release Date: May 31, 2005
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Critic Score: 4% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Laughably overheated and featuring loads of cheesy dialogue, Fascination is the virtual definition of so-band-it's-good.

Nathan Rabin
AV Club

At its delirious worst, it's as pungent a Parisian cheese shop, offering a cornucopia of laughable scenes.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Klaus Menzel's laughable screenplay is not enhanced by direction not much more accomplished than that of a typical Cinemax late-night adult series.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...Fascination generally vacillates between being utterly ridiculous and flat-out boring.

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Eddie Cockrell

The only magnetism generated by ersatz black-widow Fascination is that perilous urge to slow down and peek at the roadside wreck.

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Rex Reed
New York Observer

Contrived and pointless.

Kevin Allison
Premiere Magazine

Fascination would be a good title for a movie that was in any way interesting.

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George Powell
San Francisco Chronicle

The presence of Jacqueline Bisset is the only reason the little man hasn't left the chair.

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Kim Morgan
L.A. Weekly

So tedious is Fascination that the plot, the embittered characters and, yes, the sexuality are merely insipid.

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Todd Gilchrist
IGN Movies

A sweaty bit of smut disguised as high-class suspense.

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Flixster Audience Score: 23% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
This average thriller is cheaper and nastier than the simplest of soap operas.