Director: Chris Stokes
Writers: Chaz Echols, Marques Houston
Stars: Draya Michele, Jessica Vanessa DeLeon, Ross Fleming
Runtime: 180 minutes
A person rekindles his relationship with his former wife, which doesn't sit well with yet another woman who's obsessed with him or her. A recovering alcoholic university professor trying to put his life back together meets some sort of seductive new student. She offers him a sensual escape from reality till he realizes she may be insane.
We Belong With each other, like most “That woman is actually crazy! ” films, doesn’t make said woman problematic figure but more so some sort of generic replica of what you’re already familiar with. 26-year-old Tracy has just got away from jail and enrolled at the college in Los Angeles, possibly Sacramento, for reasons not known. We’re never told her major or interest, just that the girl ends up in a Mythology wine glass ran by a Mr. Thomas Lewis.
Someone who just recently received off a sabbatical they took due to his life falling apart. Yet, with your pet sober now and fixing the relationships he demolished, he feels stable and maybe happy. That’s until Tracy, jealous of the closeness Youngsters has with his TA, Leslie, decides she wants him or her. Thus leading to a series of situations you can likely already suppose. 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 lower expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which often, in some ways, it was. Still, I must admit, I don’t recognize if it was her performing and how she played off of Whitfield or because of simply how much Stoke plays on her elegance which leaves you enthralled. For with the way All of us Belong Together is chance, you come to understand how Youngsters was seduced.
How, regardless of his mind saying zero, temptation, over and over, wore straight down his morals and impression of right and inappropriate until he couldn’t assist but give in. Especially contemplating he was single, likely hasn’t been with someone throughout months, maybe over a season, and it isn’t like the girl 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 particular Night in, despite the low expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which often, in some ways, it was. However, I must admit, I don’t recognize if it was her performing and how she played off Whitfield or because of simply how much Stoke plays on her elegance which leaves you entranced.
For with the way We Belong Together is shot, you come to understand how Youngsters was seduced. How, despite his mind saying zero, temptation, over and over, wore down his morals and feeling of right and inappropriate until he couldn’t support but give in. Especially taking into consideration he was single, likely has not been with someone within months, maybe over a yr, and it isn’t like the guy had any friends above his AA sponsor magnificent TA. But, as we opportunity into Tracy getting a little crazy, that is when Michele appears to be pushing herself past exactly where she is as an actress.
That isn’t to say she cannot play crazy, the way the woman eyes look in some moments may give you pause, but between her dialog, the actual performance, and the story?
You will find a strong vibe that when this particular film was made, they should possess followed the policy involving “Less is more. ” Critique They Could Have Made Tracy’s Reason For Flipping Out Better The problem with damn near all films like this is they generate the woman crazy without placing much, if any, onus on the man. And actually, yes Tracy did rest about quite a few things, yet there were multiple warning signs, because noted, that Thomas disregarded.
Some of which should have made it clear, if you are going to have sex with this woman on the regular, be full-on intimate, you should come appropriate.
Yet, the film will not really allow Tracy being someone complex and challenging. Her mental illness, currently often used in films like this, is just a quick and easy means to describe why she is acting just how she does. That and since, I guess, the d*** had been so bomb that the lady couldn’t allow someone to enter the way of consistent appointments.
Which seems like such lazy composing, since we see it so frequently, that it takes away from almost everything Michele was doing in which made this seem like a good role for her.