Skip to main content. Just Like Us Instrumental. From the Album Chillhop Study Beats 3.
Bernard Sumner stated during a TV interview in that the song title was suggested by John "Jellybean" Benitez an associate of the song's co-writer, Arthur Baker. The B-side was "Lonesome Tonight". Like many of their releases, the record was produced by the band, although "Thieves Like Us" was co-written by Arthur Baker during the New York sessions for " Confusion ". An instrumental of the track was featured in the movie Pretty in Pink. The single's cover design by Peter Saville was based on a ' metaphysical ' painting by Giorgio de Chirico  and the 19th century English board game The New and Fashionable Game of the Jew.