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Price Check (2012)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 1 April 2014 (Belgium)
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Peter, a family man who works for a failing supermarket chain finds his life shaken up by his new boss, Susan, who starts to groom him for an executive position. Money and opportunities are within his grasp, but at what price?

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Henry Cozy
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Lila (as Amy Beth Schumer)
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Matt Davis (as Brian Berribbi)
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Mrs. Raphael
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Todd Kenner
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Pete Cozy is having trouble resolving a happy marriage and family life with rising debt and a job he hates. When his new boss, Susan, a human dynamo, shows up, Pete is pulled into the maelstrom that is her life and made to work harder than he ever has before. Suddenly, money and opportunities come his way, but at what price? Written by CA

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Comedy | Drama

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Not Rated

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$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,783, 18 November 2012, Limited Release

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$6,240, 23 November 2012
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About 4 minutes into the movie, he drives in the parking lot in a VW Passat, but he gets out of a 3 series BMW. See more »

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References Toy Story (1995) See more »

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We Dress Ourselves
Written by Katie O'Sullivan & Steve Borne
Performed by Katie O'Sullivan (as Princess Katie) & Steve Borne (as Racer Steve)
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Middle class family, job, promotion, stress free life, and fall and rise.
24 November 2016 | by See all my reviews

I agree with the majority that this is not the best film, but not bad either. The problem with it was the slow start and slow middle part, but the final act was so good. When I was watching it, I did not think I would rate it decently. I changed my mind after seeing the final few minutes and how it all ended.

The film focused on a middle class family man who is working in a supermarket chain. But this is particularly about him and his boss. After he declined the top position in the office to lead a stress free normal life, his new boss who gets close to him for his good character. That complicates him, between office and family. When a big opportunity knocks, followed by a roadblock, what happened after that was covered in the remaining narration.

Basically, the whole film was concentrated between two plus one character and occasionally supporting cast. As the poster hint, it's not Parker Posey's film, she was only part of it and a famous name among the cast. Though, actors like Amt Schumer and others are in small roles. So the performances were good, with the decent storyline. This is not a famous film, I don't think many had seen it or heard of it. It was more like a television film, the quality wise, especially for the holiday season. I Think it can be watched once with a low expectation, particularly the comedy parts.

6/10


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