Director: Chris Stokes
Writers: Chaz Echols, Marques Houston
Stars: Draya Michele, Jessica Vanessa DeLeon, Ross Fleming
Runtime: 180 minutes
A man rekindles his relationship along with his former wife, which won't sit well with an additional woman who's obsessed with him. A recovering alcoholic university professor trying to put their life back together meets the seductive new student. She offers him a sensual escape from reality right up until he realizes she can be insane.
We Belong Collectively, like most “That woman is usually crazy! ” films, doesn’t make said woman an intricate figure but more so a generic replica of just what you’re already familiar with. 26-year-old Tracy has just got from jail and enrolled at the college in Los Angeles, perhaps Sacramento, for reasons not known. We’re never told her significant or interest, just that the lady ends up in a Mythology glass ran by a Mr. Youngsters Lewis.
Someone who just recently acquired off a sabbatical he or she took due to his lifestyle falling apart. Yet, with the dog sober now and repairing the relationships he ruined, he feels stable and possibly happy. That’s until Tracy, jealous of the closeness Betty has with his TA, Leslie, decides she wants him or her. Thus leading to a series of occasions you can likely already imagine. Well, outside of the ending, the minor change from what we frequently see.
Initially, I thought it was going to be like Only For One Night in, despite the very low expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which often, in some ways, it was. However, I must admit, I don’t realize if it was her operating and how she played down Whitfield or because of simply how much Stoke plays on her elegance which leaves you enthralled. For with the way We all Belong Together is hit, you come to understand how Youngsters was seduced.
How, despite his mind saying zero, temptation, over and over, wore lower his morals and feeling of right and wrong until he couldn’t aid but give in. Especially taking into consideration he was single, likely has not been with someone in months, maybe over a 12 months, and it isn’t like the dude had any friends past his AA sponsor and his TA. Tracy (Draya Michele) trying to invite Thomas to possess sex. Initially, I thought this became going to be like Only For One Night in, despite the reduced expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which, in some ways, it was. Still, I must admit, I don’t know if it was her behaving and how she played off Whitfield or because of simply how much Stoke plays on her beauty which leaves you enthralled.
For with the way We Belong Together is photo, you come to understand how Thomas was seduced. How, in spite of his mind saying zero, temptation, over and over, wore down his morals and sense of right and incorrect until he couldn’t support but give in. Especially considering he was single, likely has not been with someone in months, maybe over a yr, and it isn’t like the dude had any friends above his AA sponsor magnificent TA. But, as we opportunity into Tracy getting a little bit crazy, that is when Michele is pushing herself past wherever she is as an actress.
Which usually isn’t to say she cannot play crazy, the way the woman eyes look in some scenes may give you pause, yet between her dialog, the particular performance, and the story?
We have a strong vibe that when this particular film was made, they should get followed the policy involving “Less is more. ” Complaint They Could Have Made Tracy’s Cause of Flipping Out Better The issue with damn near almost all films like this is make the woman crazy without adding much, if any, onus on the man. And actually, yes Tracy did lay about quite a few things, yet there were multiple warning signs, because noted, that Thomas overlooked.
Some of which should have made it obvious, if you are going to have sex with this lady on the regular, be full-on intimate, you should come right.
Yet, the film does not necessarily really allow Tracy to be someone complex and difficult. Her mental illness, as it is often used in films this way, is just a quick and easy means to make clear why she is acting the way she does. That also because, I guess, the d*** was so bomb that the girl couldn’t allow someone to get involved the way of consistent appointments.
Which seems like such lazy publishing, since we see it sometimes, that it takes away from every little thing Michele was doing in which made this seem like a good purpose for her.