Workaholic and sleazy businessman Sam is extremely reluctant to leave New York and go to his father's funeral. When he finally arrives, it becomes apparent that his mother and girlfriend are disappointed in him for "running away" whenever times get too emotional. Soon afterwards, he discovers that his father was sleeping around with another woman, and that Sam actually has a half-sister whom he never knew existed. His father has willed her $150,000 and has left Sam with the task of getting it to her. Frankie is a bartender also wrapped up in work just like her half-brother, and she has had a bad past and has now been left with the job of being a single parent to her troublemaker son, Josh. Josh is eleven years old but curses like a sailor and constantly makes fart jokes and sex jokes, making him popular with the bad kid crowd at school, although behind the act, Josh is depressed and lonely. Now Sam has to find a way to fix the past and reunite his mom, nephew and half-sister together ... Written by
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29 June 2012 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Welcome to People
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Opening Weekend USA: $4,255,423,
1 July 2012, Wide Release
Gross USA: $12,412,386, 19 August 2012
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
tried to get a scene removed where her character slaps Chris Pine
across the face. Pfeiffer felt that it would be difficult for her character to redeem herself in the eyes of the audience. However, the scene remains in the film. See more
In the very early stage of the movie Sam enters James room. You can see from the window which Sam sits by that it is night time, but they leave the building it is morning time. See more
I hope you never have to know what it's like to love someone, and then find out you're not enough. I was trying to protect you from ever feeling that. Don't you think I believed I was flying to your defense with all the courage in my heart?
Louder (Put Your Hands Up)
Written by Chris Willis, Mich Hansen
and Jonas Jeberg
Performed by Chris Willis
Courtesy of Veneer Records
By arrangement with Steel Synch See more