5.4/10
2,087
16 user 30 critic

Price Check (2012)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama | 1 April 2014 (Belgium)
Trailer
2:20 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Prime Video

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?

Director:

Michael Walker

Writer:

Michael Walker

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Party Girl (1995)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Party girl Mary gets bailed out of jail by her librarian godmother. She starts working at the library, slowly fills her empty brain and gets anal.

Director: Daisy von Scherler Mayer
Stars: Parker Posey, Omar Townsend, Anthony DeSando
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A mentally unbalanced young woman - who is convinced she is Jackie Kennedy - flies into a murderous rage when her brother returns home to reveal he is engaged.

Director: Mark Waters
Stars: Parker Posey, Josh Hamilton, Tori Spelling
The Architect I (2016)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

When a couple sets out to build their dream house, they enlist the services of an uncompromising modernist architect, who proceeds to build HIS dream house instead of theirs.

Director: Jonathan Parker
Stars: Parker Posey, James Frain, John Carroll Lynch
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A comedy about a woman who saves her chicken farm and her family by agreeing to be the subject of a "reality show" with a celebrity Hollywood weight loss expert. Both women change and discover the true meaning of success.

Director: Derek Estlin Purvis
Stars: Parker Posey, Kathryn Erbe, Jay Harrington
Wicked (1998)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

14-year-old Ellie Christianson wants to make her father Ben her love partner. And when her mother Karen turns up dead, Ellie has a good opportunity.

Director: Michael Steinberg
Stars: Louise Myrback, Julia Stiles, William R. Moses
Beau Pere (1981)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After her mother dies, fourteen-year-old Marion falls in love with her stepfather, Remy.

Director: Bertrand Blier
Stars: Patrick Dewaere, Ariel Besse, Maurice Ronet
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Love is complex and relationships deteriorate.

Directors: Alan Cumming, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Stars: Alan Cumming, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Phoebe Cates
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A writer, Ned Kendall, is asked to return to the family home by his sister Sally, to say goodbye to his father who is dying. The family home is in a very remote and isolated area. While ... See full summary »

Director: Rachel Ward
Stars: Ben Mendelsohn, Sophie Lowe, Maeve Dermody
Ma Mère (2004)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When his father dies, a young man is introduced by his attractive, amoral mother to a world of hedonism and depravity.

Director: Christophe Honoré
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Louis Garrel, Emma de Caunes
Dirty Girl (2010)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

It's 1987 and Danielle, the high school 'Dirty Girl', is running away. With her is chubby, gay Clarke, a bag of flour called Joan and a Walkman full of glorious '80s tunes.

Director: Abe Sylvia
Stars: Juno Temple, Jeremy Dozier, Milla Jovovich
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A father and daughter isolated on an island off the East Coast and living on a once-thriving commune grapple with the limits of family and sexuality.

Director: Rebecca Miller
Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Catherine Keener, Camilla Belle
That Night (1992)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Alice, a ten-year-old girl, looks up to her 17-year-old, wild neighbor across the street. She leads a three-person cheering section as the teenager, named Sheryl, falls in love and has ... See full summary »

Director: Craig Bolotin
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Juliette Lewis, Helen Shaver
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eric Mabius ... Pete Cozy
Matt Servitto ... Jim Brady
Annie Parisse ... Sara Cozy
Finn Donoghue ... Henry Cozy
Victor Cruz ... Dave Scalzod
Amy Schumer ... Lila (as Amy Beth Schumer)
Josh Pais ... Doug Cain
Parker Posey ... Susan Felders
Brian Berrebbi ... Matt Davis (as Brian Berribbi)
Xosha Roquemore ... Donna
Samrat Chakrabarti ... Eddie
Matt Walker Matt Walker ... Tony Gomes
Mylinda Hull ... Daphne's Mother
Marceline Hugot ... Mrs. Raphael
Remy Auberjonois ... Todd Kenner
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official Facebook

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 April 2014 (Belgium) See more »

Also Known As:

Basarinin Fiyati See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,783, 18 November 2012

Gross USA:

$7,413

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$7,413
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

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 »

Connections

References Toy Story (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Malibu Love Nest
Written by Dean Wareham, Sean Eden, Britta Phillips & Lee Wall
Performed by Luna
Courtesy of Luna
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Meh
1 January 2013 | by RetroJethroSee all my reviews

One of my favorite 90's actresses and a prominent role for the music of my favorite 90's indie rock band (Luna) pretty much assured that I'd like this. But, sadly, while it had some slim comedic elements, Price Check is pretty much a lightweight drama about facing midlife when your life hasn't panned out as you expected.

A driven career woman (Posey) who has forsaken other aspects of her life to reach the point where she's at in her profession meets a family man-boy (Mabius) who lost his dream job at an indie record label and now grinds it out working in a low paying job in supermarket marketing. Posey is his new boss. They form an alliance of sorts and some complications ensue.

It's a watchable film, but it isn't funny, witty, cerebral, dramatic or heart-filled. It just kind of lays there, like a movie that really doesn't know what it wants to be.


20 of 29 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 16 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed