Character: Naomi Preston

Directed by: Davis Guggenheim

Written by: Gregory Poirier, Theresa Rebeck

Produced by: Jeffrey Silver, Joel Schumacher

Cast Members: James Marsden, Lena Headey, Norman Reedus, Marisa Coughlan, Eric Bogosian, Edward James Olmos, Joshua Jackson

Released date: April 21, 2000

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Duration: 1h 30min

Derrick, Cathy, and Travis, three students and fellow roommates, decide to do a class project on gossip. The bit of gossip that was told, soon starts take a frightening turn.


• Everyone does it, no one talks about it
• It’s only words. How bad could it be?
• It can turn you on, or turn on you.
• If it were a game, would you play it? If it were a drug, would you be addicted? If it were a weapon, would you pull the trigger?
• You know you love it.
• Ever heard a killer rumor?
• Ever hear a killer rumor? You know you love it.
• You Know You Love It.


• Kate Hudson almost dropped out of the cast completely to star in Almost Famous (2000).

Script developed by Never Enough Design