brilliant example of an experiment in psychological manipulation (4
"James Ronald Whitney's risqué feature "Games People
Play: New York" seduced its way to number one...grabbing the throne
from Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ," which had reigned
for two weekends."
"Go see this movie!"
"A frisson of SHOCK…Eye-Opening!"
"Full-frontal nudity is the least outrageous part of this picture…INGENIOUS & INSANE!"
"TITILLATING REALITY…for the big screen!"
"Takes the reality television craze
to the outer limits!"
"The freak-show factor is off the
"TITILLATING and ENERGETIC!"
"Part FEAR FACTOR, part CANDID CAMERA,
"It's a wonder no one got the crap beat out
"This reality film delivers!"
"Forget TV shows like BIG BROTHER, SURVIVOR, AMERICAN IDOL, WHO
WANTS TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE, AVERAGE JOE, TEMPTATION ISLAND, THE BACHELOR
and even Donald Trump's THE APPRENTICE. For if GAMES PEOPLE PLAY is a
sign of what's in store for America…to paraphrase Trump,