Sounds like a tawdry delight, right? And a tawdry delight it is. The movie, released in April and directed by television pro Steve Shill, follows Lisa Sheridan Larter , a temporary assistant at a firm where Derek Charles Elba has made a name for himself. For reasons unknown, Lisa develops a romantic obsession with Derek, creating a strain on the relationship between Derek and his wife, Sharon Knowles. Her titular obsession is never explained and hardly explored. It remains unclear if Lisa knows that Derek is not in love with her.
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Detailed Review Summary of Obsessed
One day, a temp named Lisa starts liking Derek. She begins trying to seduce Derek over and over. Derek goes to tell human resources, but Lisa has already quit her job. Derek begins getting flirty emails from Lisa. Derek sees Lisa at a job conference and confronts about her actions.
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But we are now. We are here for the culture. We are here for the nostalgia. Advertisement Idris Elba is Derek: a hotshot at a big, generic investment company. Charismatic, confident and clean-shaven with a retrospectively disarming American accent.