For Pete's sake, Mark, let her go & not turn psycho! Ha, yeah. It had good psycho moments.
Begins with promise, but degrades into an incredulous mess filled with stupid characters.
Fear is a 1996 thriller film directed by James Foley, starring Mark Wahlberg, Reese Witherspoon, William Petersen, Amy Brenneman and Alyssa Milano. It has been remade in Bollywood twice as Inteha and Aetbaar. Both of these films share the same director, Vikram Bhatt.
Nicole Walker (Reese Witherspoon) is a fairly innocent teenager, living with her overbearing father, Steven (William Petersen) (with whom she has a rebellious relationship), her stepmother, Laura (Amy Brenneman), and her stepbrother, Toby (Christopher Gray). At a rave, she meets David McCall (Mark Wahlberg) and is swept off her feet by his sweet, polite nature. At first Steven seems to like David, but he gradually comes to mistrust him, and he gets angry when Nicole violates her curfews to spend more time with David. Eventually Nicole and David have sex. One day, David scares Nicole when he assaults her friend Gary (Todd Caldecott) after he sees them hugging. He also shoves Nicole to the ground when she tries to stop him,...