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Is a Staunchly Average Streaming Rom-Com
The Netflix movie is designed to be watched while performing a menial task — folding the laundry or washing dishes — in quarantine.
Angelica Jade Bastién
‘Distance’: This Is Digital’s Next Step
The web series is dead. Okay, okay, don’t freak out, let me clarify. As Facebook and YouTube algorithms steer us toward original content […]
Luke Kelly Clyne
The Gang’s All Back Together in
Hugh dancing! Colin wearing a turtleneck! Laura finally getting a hot man!
Rom-Com King Richard Curtis Is a ‘Fool for Love’
“I first fell in love when I was 4. And then when I was 7. And then with Julie Andrews.”
8 Mumblecore Films to Scratch Your Rom-Com Itch
With their focus on light conversations and interpersonal relationships, many mumblecore movies feel like less glossy, less eventful rom-coms.
Jesse David Fox
Jason Sudeikis and Rose Byrne to Star in the Rom-Com ‘Tumbledown’
SNL’s Jason Sudeikis and Bridesmaids’ Rose Byrne are starring in a romantic comedy together. THR reports that the two have signed on to play […]
Chris Elliott to Co-Star in a Hugh Grant Rom-Com
Comedy hero Chris Elliott’s next movie is a pretty surprising one: a Hugh Grant rom-com. THR reports that Elliott has joined the cast of an […]
Can the Romantic Comedy Be Saved?
Once a box-office sure thing, the frothy genre is failing at — and vanishing from — movie theaters.
An Aubrey Plaza-John C. Reilly Zombie Comedy Is On the Way
Aubrey Plaza and John C. Reilly are set to star in a new movie called Life After Beth, according to The Guardian. The film is a zombie comedy […]
Diablo Cody Sells a Rom-Com to ABC
ABC has given a script commitment to a new show from Oscar-winning writer Diablo Cody called Alex + Amy, according to The Hollywood Reporter. […]