Deception Reviews

November 5, 2018
This atmospheric and sexy neo-noir teams Scotsman Ewan McGregor and Australian Hugh Jackman as a pair of mismatched Americans.
September 24, 2008
The all-too-obvious script weaknesses didn't spoil my fascination with the premise and where it took us. It also afforded me a whole new look at Williams.
April 29, 2008 agreeable little thriller that benefits substantially from the uniformly stellar performances...
April 26, 2008
'Deception' ends up as a splendid illustration of how acting skill can sometimes overcome a number of cinematic sins.
April 25, 2008
The kind of edge-of-your-seat sexual thriller that grabs you and doesn't let go.
April 25, 2008
It's a b-movie lark that aspires to something more and falls short, and the less you expect in the way of believability, the more enjoyable it is.
April 25, 2008
It's supposed to be about the two guys, played by Ewan McGregor and Hugh Jackman, but they both fade next to Williams' incandescent talent.
April 25, 2008
This is one slick flick about a world most of us will never experience. 'Deception' almost pulls it off ---- almost.
April 25, 2008
The director, Swiss-born Marcel Langenegger, has the knack of being able to distract you from the plot's excesses.
April 24, 2008
Never less than watchable.
April 18, 2008
First time director Marcel Langenegger delivers a slick thriller that looks great, even though its plot points may not always make total sense