The Boy Next Door

March 5, 2015

Directed by: Rob Cohen; Starring: Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, Kristin Chenoweth; Genre: Thriller; Age: +12; Time: 91min

When a handsome, charming teenager named Noah moves in next door, newly separated teacher Claire Peterson (Jennifer Lopez) encourages his friendship and engages in a little bit of harmless flirtation. Although Noah spends much of the time with Claire’s son, the teen’s attraction to her is palpable. One night, Claire gives in to temptation and lets Noah seduce her, but when she tries to end the relationship, he turns violent.