forwardbritney (forwardbritney) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,

ONTD Original: Top 10 Movies about Obsessive Love

With the soon to be classic movie The Boy Next Door opening next weekend, it made me think of all the other amazing movies out there that have dealt with obsessive love. Here are the top 10 movies/guilty pleasures on crazy love.

10. Orphan (2009)

A husband and wife who recently lost their baby adopt a 9-year-old girl who is not nearly as innocent as she claims to be.
Best Quote: Esther: Stop crying. Grab a foot, and help me get her off the road. Now!

9. The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)

After her humiliated husband kills himself, an embittered pregnant widow loses her child, and embarks on a mission of vengeance against a woman and her family.
Best Quote: Marlene 'Marl' Craven: The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.

8. The Roommate (2011)

College student Sara finds that her new roommate Rebecca has an obsession with her, which quickly turns violent.
Best Quote: Rebecca Evans: You're all mine.

7. Obsessed (2009)

A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he's worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy.
Best Quote: Sharon Charles: [on the phone] You listen to me. You know exactly who this is. You came into my house? You touched my child? You think you're crazy? I'll show you crazy. Just try me, bitch.

6. The Crush (1993)

A journalist becomes the unwanted center of attention for a 14-year-old girl whom proceeds to sabotage his life after he refuses her sexual advances.
Best Quote: Adrian Forrester: Nick, ever do a virgin?

5. Single White Female (1992)

A young woman places an ad for a new roommate, but becomes concerned when the applicant she chooses begins to emulate her to an excessive degree.
Best Quote: Hedra Carlson: Well, he will cheat on you again - that's a promise. And when he does, don't come crying to me, because... I've had it with you. You're so FUCKING weak!

4. Swimfan (2002)

A high school senior with a promising swimming career has a one-night stand with consequences.
Best Quote: Madison: Don't worry, it'll be our little secret...[looks down]...maybe not so little.

3. Misery (1990)

Paul Sheldon, a successful novelist, is rescued after a snow storm by his "Number One Fan" and must rewrite his latest novel to her liking in order to stay alive.
Best Quote: Annie Wilkes: I thought you were good Paul...but you're not good. You're just another lying ol' dirty birdy.

2. Fear (1996)

When Nicole met David; handsome, charming, affectionate, he was everything. It seemed perfect, but soon she sees that David has a darker side. And his adoration turns to obsession, their dream into a nightmare, and her love into fear.

1. Fatal Attraction (1987)

A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Best Quote: Alex Forrest: [on the phone to Dan] Bring the dog, I love animals...I'm a great cook.

Plot summaries & quotes from IMDB
Ranking by Me

Have you ever had or been a victim of obsessive love, ONTD?
Tags: film, film - suspense / thriller, ontd original

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