SwimfanSeptember 6, 2002
A high school senior with a promising swimming career has a one-night stand with consequences.
Release Year: 2002
Rating: 4.7/10 (11,312 voted)
Critic's Score: 29/100
Stars: Jesse Bradford, Erika Christensen, Shiri Appleby
New Jersey high school senior Ben Cronin is a former juvenile delinquent, whose past criminal behavior was fueled by and for drug use. He credits the support of his now long time girlfriend Amy Miller and getting into competitive swimming as the primary reasons for turning his life around, which includes working part-time at the hospital where his single mother works. He has become the star swimmer of his high school team, so much so that scouts from Stanford University are coming in a week's time to watch Ben swim. Ben has a new swim fan in Madison Bell, a recent transfer student to Ben's high school. Despite Ben making it clear that he is in a committed relationship, Madison seduces him, the seduction to which he succumbs. They agree afterward that their encounter was a one-time only event, but Ben slowly comes to the realization that despite Madison's assertions to the contrary…
Writers: Charles F. Bohl, Phillip Schneider
(as Kia Joy Goodwin)
Detective John Zabel
(as James Debello)
Aunt Gretchen Christopher
It's murder getting the man you want.
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Release Date: 6 September 2002
Filming Locations: Bayonne High School – Avenue A & 28th Street, Bayonne, New Jersey, USA
Box Office Details
Opening Weekend: $11,326,601
(8 September 2002)
(1 December 2002)
Did You Know?
The scenes inside Madison's house are the only ones where a light blue tint was not added to the screen.
Crew or equipment visible:
The camera is reflected in Ben's truck when he is driving.
You said that you loved me!
You told me to.
Hate me if you must, but I liked it.
True it's not the best movie. And it is another fatal attraction with
But believe me it's a good movie. There are some flaws. But you should
for yourself. It has good suspense, great performance by Erika
And Shiri is doing good on her carrer. It is another cheesy teen movie,
this is a good one. So over all, I'm not going to say this is the best
movie, but it was worth $5.00. Like I said judge for yourself. Don't
the bad reviews. Just go have fun. You won't regret it.