People Like Us
- 1h 54min
- Directed by: Alex Kurtzman
- Written by: Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Jody Lambert
- Cast: Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, Michelle Pfeiffer
- UK release: 9 November 2012
Sam (Pine) returns to his family home after his father's death, to discover that he had a half-sister (Banks) who he never knew; however, he introduces himself without telling her who he is, leading to emotional entanglements. Kurtzman's oddball story lacks empathy or interest and Pfeiffer's intense performance as Sam's mother is wasted.
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People Like Us5 Nov 2012
An intense performance from Michelle Pfeiffer is wasted on this oddball story
With a triple-A list cast, People Like Us appears to be a classy slice of awards fodder, but it soon becomes clear why it’s snuck in and out of cinemas without much fanfare. Director Alex Kurtzman has been a writer and producer on big budget movies like…
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