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Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)

PG-13 | | Drama | 20 October 2017 (USA)
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International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives.

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International art dealer Ron Hall must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife, a woman whose dreams will lead all three of them on the journey of their lives.

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Was originally set to be Renée Zellweger's first film in six years. The film had a release date in April 2016 but was later pushed to February 2017 and hereby Bridget Jones's Baby (2016) became her first big screen appearance after her hiatus. See more »

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All about the story and the acting
20 October 2017 | by See all my reviews

This movie is a throwback to Hollywood's earlier days in the sense that it's all about the story and the acting. There's not a special effect to be seen.

The story is powerful. And the acting amazing. I had read the book and listened to an audio version, so I knew what was going to happen, and I was still moved. Djimon Honsou is terrific.

If you are looking for a light, fun night at the cinema, Same Kind of Different as Me is not your film. If you are looking for a memorable movie with powerful acting, it is.


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