Director: Chris Stokes
Writers: Chaz Echols, Marques Houston
Stars: Draya Michele, Jessica Vanessa DeLeon, Ross Fleming
Runtime: 180 minutes
A guy rekindles his relationship together with his former wife, which won't sit well with another woman who's obsessed with him. A recovering alcoholic college or university professor trying to put the life back together meets a seductive new student. She offers him a sexual escape from reality until he realizes she might be insane.
We Belong Together, like most “That woman is actually crazy! ” films, does not make said woman a complicated figure but more so any generic replica of just what you’re already familiar with. 26-year-old Tracy has just got out of jail and enrolled at a college in Los Angeles, probably Sacramento, for reasons unknown. We’re never told her major or interest, just that she ends up in a Mythology wine glass ran by a Mr. Thomas Lewis.
Someone who just recently acquired off a sabbatical he took due to his life falling apart. Yet, with him or her sober now and fixing the relationships he demolished, he feels stable and maybe happy. That’s until Tracy, jealous of the closeness Thomas has with his TA, Leslie, decides she wants your pet. Thus leading to a series of situations you can likely already imagine. Well, outside of the ending, that is a minor change from what we often see.
Initially, I thought this is going to be like Only For One particular Night in, despite the very low expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which, in some ways, it was. However, I must admit, I don’t know if it was her performing and how she played off of Whitfield or because of how much Stoke plays on her beauty which leaves you entranced. For with the way We all Belong Together is photo, you come to understand how Youngsters was seduced.
How, in spite of his mind saying simply no, temptation, over and over, wore straight down his morals and sense of right and completely wrong until he couldn’t aid but give in. Especially considering he was single, likely has not been with someone throughout months, maybe over a season, and it isn’t like the guy had any friends past his AA sponsor great TA. Tracy (Draya Michele) trying to invite Thomas to possess sex. Initially, I thought it was going to be like Only For A single Night in, despite the lower 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 of Whitfield or because of how much Stoke plays on her splendor which leaves you gaping.
For with the way All of us Belong Together is shot, you come to understand how Betty was seduced. How, regardless of his mind saying no, temptation, over and over, wore down his morals and impression of right and incorrect until he couldn’t aid but give in. Especially contemplating 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 over and above his AA sponsor spectacular TA. But, as we endeavor into Tracy getting a 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 girl eyes look in some scenes may give you pause, nevertheless between her dialog, the actual performance, and the story?
There exists a strong vibe that when this kind of film was made, they should have got followed the policy of “Less is more. ” Complaint They Could Have Made Tracy’s Cause of Flipping Out Better The situation with damn near most films like this is they generate the woman crazy without adding much, if any, onus on the man. And mind you, yes Tracy did rest about quite a few things, yet there were multiple warning signs, because noted, that Thomas avoided.
Some of which should have made it crystal clear, if you are going to have sex with this female on the regular, be full-on intimate, you should come appropriate.
Yet, the film will not really allow Tracy to be someone complex and challenging. Her mental illness, as it is often used in films similar to this, is just a quick and easy means to explain why she is acting how she does. That and since, I guess, the d*** ended up being so bomb that the lady couldn’t allow someone to be in the way of consistent appointments.
Which seems like such lazy composing, since we see it so often, that it takes away from every thing Michele was doing which made this seem like a good function for her.