• The Treatment (2007)

The Treatment

Release Date: May 4th, 2007

DVD Release Date: October 9th, 2007

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary

Jake Singer (Chris Eigeman) an anxiety-ridden schoolteacher, meets and falls in love with beautiful Allegra Marshall (Famke Janssen), a wealthy widow. Jake's psychiatrist, Dr. Morales (Ian Holm), warns him to keep his feelings for the woman in check, and keeps popping up in the background whenever Jake and Allegra try to become intimate.

Cast: Chris Eigeman, Famke Janssen, Ian Holm, Harris Yulin, Stephanie March, Blair Brown, Roger Rees, Stephen Lang

Director: Oren Rudavsky

Genres: Romantic comedy

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Michael PhillipsChicago Tribune

    Janssen is an intense screen presence. Too often she's stuck playing humorless towering antagonists. Here, happily, she's allowed to be a real person. show more

  • 75
    Ken FoxTV Guide Magazine

    The film is a pleasant breeze that refreshes, mostly because it's a rare, thoughtful comedy clearly intended for grown-ups. show more

  • 60
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Best of all is Holm, who is consistently hilarious as the sarcastic shrink from hell. show more

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