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Between Us (2012)

R | | Drama | 5 October 2012 (USA)
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Two couples reunite over two incendiary evenings where anything can happen in this darkly comedic story of best friends, marriage, love, disappointment and dreams.

Director:

Dan Mirvish

Writers:

Joe Hortua (screenplay), Dan Mirvish (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julia Stiles ... Grace
Melissa George ... Sharyl
Taye Diggs ... Carlo
David Harbour ... Joel
Julia Cho ... Guest
Claudio Dabed Claudio Dabed ... The Brazilian
Annika Pampel ... Argentinian Lady
Mara New ... Bridesmaid
Robert Martin III ... Jebediah (as Robert S. Martin III)
Michael David Lynch Michael David Lynch ... Guest
Jessica Mayorga Jessica Mayorga ... Bridesmaid #1
Eric Salazar ... Bartender
Sara Faiella Sara Faiella ... Bridesmaid
Michael Doneger ... Guest
Kevin DiNovis Kevin DiNovis ... Guest
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Storyline

The film is about two couples who meet as old friends and discover their lives are tainted by money, success, sex and children. Written by Dan Mirvish

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Taglines:

Four Friends. Two Couples. One Night They Will Never Forget.

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including some sexual references | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 October 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Anamesa mas See more »

Filming Locations:

Omaha, Nebraska, USA See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$4,380

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,380
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Color:

Color
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Kerry Washington was attached at one point but left the project for Scandal (2012) See more »

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Say It
Written by Annika Mellin
Performed by Paris
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Powerful and Provocative, Brilliantly Acted
20 June 2013 | by Spats007See all my reviews

Let's be clear: This is not an easy movie to watch. Like Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? or (more recently) Carnage, Between Us almost seems to revel in exposing the nastier side of human nature. We're given a ringside seat at an emotional slugfest as a pair of (nominally friendly) couples eviscerate themselves and each other at a series of ill-advised dinner parties. Once the wine starts to loosen tongues and inhibitions, verbal sparring quickly escalates into full-on psychological warfare -- the 'take no prisoners' kind. And trust me: There's more genuine violence in this movie than the entire third act of Man of Steel -- it's just that here the characters are clobbered with words, not skyscrapers.

In short: If you like Who's Afraid...? and Carnage, then Between Us is a must-see.


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