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People Places Things (2015)

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Will Henry is a newly single graphic novelist balancing parenting his young twin daughters and a classroom full of students while exploring and navigating the rich complexities of new love and letting go of the woman who left him.

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Jim Strouse

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Jim Strouse
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jemaine Clement ... Will Henry
Aundrea Gadsby ... Clio
Gia Gadsby ... Colette
Nancy Eng Nancy Eng ... Meanne
Samantha Posey Samantha Posey ... Party Crasher
Stephanie Allynne ... Charlie
Michael Chernus ... Gary St. Gray
Celia Au ... Celia
Paul Castro Jr. ... Paul
Jason DarkChocolate Dyer ... Jason (as Jason Dyer)
Jessica Williams ... Kat
Regina Hall ... Diane
Matthew Maher ... Improv Partner
Dionne Audain ... Nanny
Derrick Arthur ... Tom
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Storyline

PEOPLE PLACES THINGS tells the story of Will Henry (Jemaine Clement), a newly single graphic novelist father balancing single-parenting his young twin daughters, writers block, a classroom full students, all the while exploring and navigating the rich complexities of new love and letting go of the woman who left him.

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His next chapter is up in the air.

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language including some sexual references, and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 August 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

People Places Things - Come ridisegno la mia vita See more »

Filming Locations:

Brooklyn, New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,262, 16 August 2015

Gross USA:

$67,046

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$177,338
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Production Co:

Beachside Films See more »
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Color
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Trivia

In the Flight of the Conchords song business time, Jemaine sings that he makes love with his socks on. In the open credits the man is wearing socks, but the woman isn't. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Colette: Dad, I made this flower for you.
Will Henry: [she pins it in his hair] Oh, thank you. Exactly what I needed.
Will Henry: [now to Clio] Hey, don't think about eating that cake yet, Clio, please.
Clio: Oh, please!
Will Henry: Thank you. Have you seen your mother?
ColetteClio: [in unison] No!
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Funny enough, good for Jemaine Clement fans
5 December 2016 | by edge547See all my reviews

This movie attracted me due simply to the fact that it stars Jemaine Clement. I think the guy is hilarious, even when he's not supposed to be, due mostly to his awkward demeanor, funny accent, and spot-on delivery. I'm a big fan of Flight of the Conchords and I love his movie Eagle vs Shark, so I knew I had to watch this one.

It's a bit of a romantic comedy, which I've never been a huge fan of, but I've seen a few that were really well done. This one is not particularly well done and feels sloppy and cheesy throughout. It won't make you cry or contemplate life or leave you thinking about it for long after the credits roll, but it's still entertaining enough to keep you watching, and Jemaine, as always, is hilarious and fun to watch.


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