When her friend's affair with a powerful ad executive ends in the woman's murder, an investigative reporter goes undercover within his agency to link him to the crime.
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Silly thriller has creepy mix of sex, violence.
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Rotten: Perfect Stranger, the new thriller starring Halle Berry and Bruce Willis, is far from perfect and, lame as it is, not quite lousy enough to pan with joy.
- Lisa Kennedy, Denver Post, Friday, April 13, 2007
Sometimes a movie tries so hard to twist and turn that it comes out straight as an arrow. Convoluted, overwrought with contrived moments of tension, this movie fell flat. I adore Giovanni Ribisi and his performance was superb. Bruce Willis is also a favorite and he played his part quite well. Halle Berry...what the...where...she was boring, tired and simply uninteresting. Her performance was so detached from the character that it was painful to watch. I am not sure if this was something that was intentional given the plot (the very...thin...plot) or simply that she phoned it in, but it was not fun to view. So obvious in its machinations. The technology employed to make the story move was ridiculous. Twirling around and around and going nowhere, the viewer becomes dizzy stuck in the mire of planted confusion-I will stop here. This is fun to watch for Ribisi and Willis' performances. Berry is stunning, as always, but embarrassing to watch in this. Save your evening for something better unless you simply have to see these actors in motion or slow motion anyway.
- Camus123, Wednesday, March 11, 2009