Months after a one-night-stand-gone-nowhere with his sexy coworker Danielle, sad-sack Boston scientist Paul still finds himself increasingly consumed with obsessive thoughts toward his clearly uninterested colleague…
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A scientist's jealously drives him to extreme measures in this paranoid thriller directed, written by, and starring GIRLS' Alex Karpovsky. Occasionally effective, if a bit self conscious. Hints of a VERTIGO-like descent into madness never quite come together. Feels like an idea for a film that never fully developed.
I love Alex Karpovsky, but this attempt at something new was clearly beyond what he's capable of. His obsession with his co-worker, the murder itself, the dwelling on his mother's suicide, and his reaching a breaking point all wind up feeling anti-climactic because they weren't adequately developed.