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'People Places Things': EW review

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People Places Things

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
85 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/14/15
performer:
Jemaine Clement, Regina Hall, Jessica Williams
director:
James C. Strouse
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B

Even though there’s not a lot to Jim Strouse’s new relationship comedy, it has a real warmth and charm thanks to the undeniable appeal of comedian Jemaine Clement. With his Kiwi accent and straight-faced delivery, the Flight of the Conchords actor plays a graphic-novelist father of twin girls who tries to move on after his wife (Stephanie Allynne) dumps him. It’s a slight little movie, but its stars make you care about the people—if not so much the places and things. B–