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Romantic Comedies

  1. twitter fingers
    Why Is Rebel Wilson Blocking Black Critics?She’s not responding well to criticism after falsely claiming that she’s the first plus-sized woman to star in a romantic comedy.
  2. romantic comedies
    The 7 Most Surreal Things That Happen in Little ItalyLove in the time of marinara sauce.
  3. movies
    Is This Teen Rom-Com Love Interest Really Worth Dating?We examine the best — and worst — teen love interests, from Jake Ryan to Peter Kavinsky.
  4. movies
    How Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Captured the ‘Giddy Immediacy’ of Texting“I wanted the experience of watching Shannon text Noah feel as visceral and real as possible.”
  5. to all the boys i've loved before
    How To All the Boys’ Costumes Remixed High-School Movie ClichésThe film’s designer on Lara Jean’s platforms, Peter Kavinsky’s khakis, and Kitty’s feminist necklace.
  6. last night on late night
    Jennifer Lopez Takes the Correct Rom-Com Stance: ‘People Need Them!’We really do!
  7. to all the boys i've loved before
    Only One Production Company Said They Wouldn’t Whitewash To All the BoysJenny Han said she chose the only production company that promised they wouldn’t make the book’s Asian lead white.
  8. to all the boys i've loved before
    To All the Boys Star Lana Condor on Making the Summer’s Best Rom-ComOpportunities like this don’t come around that often for me, where the lead of a rom-com happens to be Asian.”
  9. vulture lists
    20 Great Rom-Com Sidekicks, RankedAlthough the rom-com sidekick is a tried-and-true staple of the genre, not all sidekicks are created equal.
  10. rom com king
    Ali Wong–Randall Park Rom-Com Gets Even Dreamier, Adds Keanu ReevesIs Keanu on a mission to revive rom-coms?
  11. heartbreak
    I’m Tired of Being Dermot Mulroney’s Onscreen Love InterestTwice I’ve been in serious relationships with men played by Dermot Mulroney. It wasn’t a problem. Until it was.
  12. Nahnatchka Khan to Direct Netflix Romantic Comedy Starring Randall Park […]Last year, Randall Park and Ali Wong signed on to star together in a romantic comedy at Netflix, and now the project has a director. According […]
  13. movies
    Celebrating 10 Years of 27 Dresses’ Insane, Iconic ‘Bennie and the Jets’ Scene“Hey kids, shake it loose a lemon — something something something — gonna make a feather!”
  14. Fall Is the Best Season for Rom-ComsThe sheer perfection of autumn aesthetics can hide all sorts of personality flaws.
  15. Summer Is the Best Season for Rom-ComsSweat it out with My Best Friend’s Wedding, Dirty Dancing, and Say Anything.
  16. casting couch
    Milo Ventimiglia to Play Jennifer Lopez’s Boyfriend in Her New Rom-ComThe Jennifer Lopez romantic comedy lives!
  17. Dina Is a Slight But Sweet Look at a Neurologically Atypical RomanceThe Sundance Grand Jury Prize–winning doc drags a bit, but has a lot of heart.
  18. Watch the Fake Trailer for Distracted Boyfriend Meme: The Movie▶️ Hollywood is really running out of ideas.
  19. only god and jlo can judge me
    Hallelujah! J.Lo Has Returned to Her True Talent, Romantic ComediesThe return of the queen.
  20. The Best Romantic Comedies on Netflix Right NowFrom 10 Things I Hate About You to Medicine for Melancholy.
  21. the rom com lives
    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Showrunners Break Down 9 Songs From Season TwoWhy they “went to battle” to keep their favorite songs on the show.
  22. Kevin Hart and the Plight of the Modern Black Rom-ComIn modern romantic comedies, nonwhite love comes as a package deal.
  23. the rom com lives
    Why Texting Is Such a Rich Narrative Tool for the Modern Romantic ComedyIt’s a convenient, compact ticking narrative time bomb.
  24. the rom com lives
    The Romantic Comedy Is Not Dead — It’s Just Not the Same As You RememberToday, Vulture begins a weeklong examination of the state of the genre.
  25. the calm before the mcconaissance
    Matthew McConaughey on Life After Giving Up Rom-Coms: ‘There Was Nothing’The times before the McConaissance were dismal.
  26. wheels and deals
    Amazon Acquires Judd Apatow Rom-Com The Big SickOne of the first big buys of this year’s festival.
  27. Rebel Wilson to Star in a Romantic Comedy About Romantic ComediesRebel Wilson has a new movie in the works. According to Variety, Wilson has signed on to star in a romantic comedy for New Line based on a […]
  28. Breaking News: Mindy Kaling Likes Rom-Coms, and Here Are Her Top Picks“There are no guilty pleasures, only pleasures.” And then The Holiday, right?
  29. The 25 Best Romantic Comedies Since When Harry Met SallyOur film critics present 25 outside- and inside-the-box romantic comedies from the past 25 years.
  30. analysis
    Can the Romantic Comedy Be Saved?Once a box-office sure thing, the frothy genre is failing at — and vanishing from — movie theaters.
  31. Just How Many Rom-Com Movie Poster Archetypes Are There?Not many, surprisingly.
  32. suggestions
    Aaron Sorkin Should Take His Rom-Com Talents Back to MoviesHe could save them.
  33. romantic comedies
    A Five-Year Engagement Breakdown for the Rom-Com PuristsHow does it meet your rom-com needs?
  34. romantic comedies
    A New Year’s Eve Breakdown for the Rom-Com PuristsHow does it stack up against other romantic comedies?
  35. clickables
    Read Mindy Kaling’s Field Guide to Rom-Com Leading LadiesWhich romantic-comedy heroine do you not identify with most?
  36. Jason Segel Is Going to Save the Romantic Comedy, God WillingHere’s Jason Segel on Five-Year Engagement, the movie he’s currently writing: “It is a romantic comedy. Our goal is Annie Hall or When Harry […]
  37. romantic comedies
    Going The Distance Sparks Ideas For Other RomcomsCould a romantic comedy be made out of your life? Yes!
  38. vulture lists
    17 Happy Rom-Coms that Are Actually CruelIt turns out MOST rom-coms are about idiots and criminals doing horrible things!
  39. common wisdom
    Maureen Dowd: Romantic Comedies Still BadIn case you hadn’t heard.
  40. plain jane
    Plain Jane: The Makeover Show That Wants to Be a Romantic ComedyThough the message of, “get hot to get the guy” might seem disturbingly retro, we’re still apt to fall for its charms.
  41. when joe met mika
    Morning Joe: Nora Ephron–Approved Romantic ComedyOn MSNBC every morning.
  42. movies
    How to Write a Romantic Comedy in Ten Shamefully Easy StepsYou, too, can ride the cash cow of repetitive clichés.
  43. romantic comedy
    A Valentine’s Day Analysis For the Rom-Com PuristHow does it stack up against other romantic comedies?
  44. sequels
    Holiday-Themed Rom Coms to Haunt Us Forever’Valentine’s Day’ sequel already written.
  45. chat room
    (500) Days of Summer Director Marc Webb on the Challenge of Making a Romantic Comedy Without Matthew McConaughey“We’ll be lucky if we do so well that we get a backlash.”
  46. rom-coms
    Valentine’s Day Looks to Repeat Success of He’s Just Not That Into YouOh Robert Altman, where art thou?
  47. rom-coms
    Trend Alert! Romantic Comedies Are Now Being Aimed at MenPut your copy of ‘Say Anything’ away and head for the multiplexes!