Director: Chris Stokes
Writers: Chaz Echols, Marques Houston
Stars: Draya Michele, Jessica Vanessa DeLeon, Ross Fleming
Runtime: 180 minutes
A guy rekindles his relationship regarding his former wife, which will not sit well with an additional woman who's obsessed with the dog. A recovering alcoholic school professor trying to put his or her life back together meets some sort of seductive new student. She offers him a sensual escape from reality until eventually he realizes she could be insane.
We Belong Together, like most “That woman is actually 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, maybe Sacramento, for reasons unfamiliar. We’re never told her key or interest, just that the lady ends up in a Mythology glass ran by a Mr. Youngsters Lewis.
Someone who just recently got off a sabbatical they took due to his lifestyle falling apart. Yet, with him sober now and restoring the relationships he damaged, 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 events 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 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 understand if it was her behaving and how she played off of Whitfield or because of simply how much Stoke plays on her attractiveness which leaves you gaping. For with the way All of us Belong Together is chance, you come to understand how Thomas was seduced.
How, regardless of his mind saying no, temptation, over and over, wore straight down his morals and impression of right and incorrect until he couldn’t assist but give in. Especially considering 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 spectacular TA. Tracy (Draya Michele) trying to invite Thomas to have sex. Initially, I thought this became going to be like Only For A single Night in, despite the low expectations for Draya Michele, the bar would be raised. Which often, in some ways, it was. Still, I must admit, I don’t realize if it was her operating and how she played off of Whitfield or because of how much Stoke plays on her attractiveness which leaves you breathless.
For with the way We all Belong Together is hit, you come to understand how Youngsters was seduced. How, despite his mind saying absolutely no, 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 hasn’t been with someone in months, maybe over a 12 months, and it isn’t like the guy had any friends over and above his AA sponsor and his 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.
That isn’t to say she caint play crazy, the way her eyes look in some displays may give you pause, but between her dialog, the actual performance, and the story?
There exists a strong vibe that when this kind of film was made, they should get followed the policy of “Less is more. ” Criticism They Could Have Made Tracy’s Reason For Flipping Out Better The condition with damn near just about all films like this is they generate the woman crazy without placing much, if any, onus on the man. And actually, yes Tracy did lay about quite a few things, but there were multiple warning signs, while noted, that Thomas ignored.
Some of which should have made it crystal clear, if you are going to have sex with this woman 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, currently often used in films such as this, is just a quick and easy means to explain why she is acting the way she does. That also because, I guess, the d*** has been so bomb that the girl couldn’t allow someone to get in the way of consistent appointments.
All of which seems like such lazy writing, since we see it so often, that it takes away from everything Michele was doing which made this seem like a good role for her.