Every rom-com lover knows that the cosmos were seriously aligned to (finally) bring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd together for the upcoming comedy, “Admission.” So, it makes sense that you’re anxiously awaiting their romantic rendezvous. Luckily for you, we have… Continue reading 'Admission' Clip, Tina Fey And Paul Rudd Star In Rom-Com (VIDEO)
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It was only a few years ago that Nicholas Hoult was a cute little kid in “About a Boy.” But we barely had enough time enjoy his grown-up turn as “Beast” in “X-Men: First Class” before he shuffled… Continue reading 'Warm Bodies' Screenings: See the Zombie Rom-Com Early, For Free
Review in a Hurry: There are several things to like about the multicharacter romantic comedy Think Like a Man, among them its matter-of-fact color-blindness, its attempt to really flesh out every character in the ensemble cast and the subtly ironic way it completely undercuts the points of the… Continue reading Movie Review: Think Like a Man Is Just Another Brainless Rom-Com
One thing that’s missing in our romantic comedies these days is honesty. Instead, lame, tame cartoonish premises have turned into lame, foul-mouthed cartoonish premises — and though many of our more recent romantic comedies have been of the R-rated, get-drunk-and-this-is-actually-pretty-hilarious variety, there’s still a raw, uncomfortable honesty that’s absent in so many films. That’s why it was pretty awesome earlier this year when I happened upon… Continue reading 'The Pill' Trailer Premiere: The Most Refreshingly Honest Rom-Com You'll See This Year (Exclusive)
It’s time to talk about romcoms again. I’m sorry; I spent the weekend trying to fight it. See, I’m so used to disliking romantic comedies that it seems wrong to write about them with any regularity. Writing about them only a few times this summer feels like I’ve written about nothing else.
There is nothing inherently wrong with either word, or of… Continue reading Girls on Film: Crazy, Stupid RomCom