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We’re The Millers: Review

We’re The Millers follows David Clark (Jason Sukeikis), a veteran pot dealer as he creates a fake family as part of a misguided plan to smuggle a shipment of weed in to the United States, from Mexico.

Clark talks local stripper Rose O’Reilly (Jennifer Aniston) into becoming his fake wife; Casey Mathis (Emma Roberts), a local teen who pretends to be homeless, into becoming his fake daughter; and finally, Kenny Rossmore (Will Poulter), the young and not so wordly-wise teen of his apartment block, into becoming his fake sone.

We’re The Millers is a crime comedy. It’s not slapstick, but it’s also not a laugh a minute. Although the story may be predictable, it has a heart-warming feel to it. Aniston is in her element in this role, even though the character is a lot less mushy and a lot more assertive than her usual.

It’s a great bit of escape, a fun time for fans of the genre, and the ideal introduction to rom-coms on a date night.

We’re The Millers opens 6 September 2013 in South Africa.

By Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers.

Working as an actor and armourer in the film and television industry have given Andrew a great balance of skills across the board when it comes to the entertainment industry.

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