Director: Chris Stokes
Writers: Chaz Echols, Marques Houston
Stars: Draya Michele, Jessica Vanessa DeLeon, Ross Fleming
Runtime: 180 minutes
Men rekindles his relationship with his former wife, which doesn't sit well with an additional woman who's obsessed with your pet. A recovering alcoholic college professor trying to put the life back together meets the seductive new student. The girl offers him a fragile escape from reality till he realizes she may be insane.
We Belong Together, like most “That woman will be crazy! ” films, doesn’t make said woman a complicated figure but more so the 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, possibly Sacramento, for reasons unfamiliar. We’re never told her main or interest, just that the girl ends up in a Mythology cup ran by a Mr. Jones Lewis.
Someone who just recently obtained off a sabbatical he took due to his existence falling apart. Yet, with him sober now and repairing the relationships he damaged, he feels stable and perhaps happy. That’s until Tracy, jealous of the closeness Thomas has with his TA, Leslie, decides she wants the dog. Thus leading to a series of occasions you can likely already guess. Well, outside of the ending, the minor change from what we usually see.
Initially, I thought it was going to be like Only For 1 Night in, despite the low expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which usually, in some ways, it was. But, I must admit, I don’t recognize if it was her acting and how she played off Whitfield or because of how much Stoke plays on her beauty which leaves you enthralled. For with the way We all Belong Together is hit, you come to understand how Jones was seduced.
How, inspite of his mind saying no, temptation, over and over, wore along his morals and impression of right and completely wrong until he couldn’t aid but give in. Especially taking into consideration he was single, likely hasn’t been with someone inside months, maybe over a season, and it isn’t like the guy had any friends over and above his AA sponsor magnificent TA. Tracy (Draya Michele) trying to invite Thomas to get sex. Initially, I thought this was going to be like Only For A single Night in, despite the reduced 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 acting and how she played away Whitfield or because of how much Stoke plays on her elegance which leaves you entranced.
For with the way We all Belong Together is shot, you come to understand how Thomas was seduced. How, despite his mind saying no, temptation, over and over, wore down his morals and impression of right and wrong until he couldn’t aid but give in. Especially thinking about he was single, likely hasn’t been with someone inside months, maybe over a season, and it isn’t like the man had any friends beyond his AA sponsor and his TA. But, as we opportunity into Tracy getting a little bit crazy, that is when Michele appears to be pushing herself past just where she is as an actress.
That isn’t to say she can’t play crazy, the way your ex eyes look in some displays may give you pause, however between her dialog, typically the performance, and the story?
We have a strong vibe that when this specific film was made, they should get followed the policy involving “Less is more. ” Judgments They Could Have Made Tracy’s Cause of Flipping Out Better The problem with damn near all films like this is they make the woman crazy without placing much, if any, onus on the man. And actually, yes Tracy did lie about quite a few things, nevertheless there were multiple warning signs, while noted, that Thomas ignored.
Some of which should have made it very clear, if you are going to have sex with this woman on the regular, be full-on intimate, you should come proper.
Yet, the film doesn’t really allow Tracy to be someone complex and challenging. Her mental illness, currently often used in films similar to this, is just a quick and easy means to describe why she is acting the way she does. That because, I guess, the d*** ended up being so bomb that the lady couldn’t allow someone to be in the way of consistent appointments.
That seems like such lazy composing, since we see it sometimes, that it takes away from every little thing Michele was doing which made this seem like a good part for her.