Genre: romance


10 Things I Hate About You

10 Things I Hate About You (1999)   3/53/53/53/53/5

97 mins     Comedy, Romance      

Before Heath Ledger and Julia Stiles really made an impact as major movie stars, they starred in "10 Things I Hate About You" an attempt to turn Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" into a romantic comedy for teenagers. Su...

10 Years

10 Years (2011)   3/53/53/53/53/5

100 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance      

I have never been to any of my school reunions despite often thinking that school was the best years of my life and would love to relive those stress free days again. The reason I have never been to a reunion is partly becaus...

12 Dates of Christmas

12 Dates of Christmas (2011)   3/53/53/53/53/5

84 mins     Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, TV Movie      

Take the good looking pair of Amy Smart and Mark-Paul Gosselaar, place them in a Christmas setting and then use a familiar idea, pinched from "Groundhog Day" and what you have is the "12 Dates of Christmas". There is nothing ...

13 Going on 30

13 Going on 30 (2004)   3/53/53/53/53/5

94 mins     Comedy, Romance      

"13 Going on 30" is one of those movies that takes the tried and tested idea of a child suddenly becoming an adult and dealing with the adult world but with a child like innocence. This idea has been explored in countless mov...

17 Again

17 Again (2009)   3/53/53/53/53/5

97 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance      

To put it simply "17 Again" is just another take on your traditional body swap movie and in many ways is similar to "13 Going on 30" although working in reverse with an adult become a 17 year old again. As such we get plenty ...

2 Days in Paris

2 Days in Paris (2007)   2/52/52/52/52/5

96 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance      

If you like movies which try to be different then you are sure to enjoy "2 Days in Paris" because it is different, offbeat and strange. But then if you don't the chances are you are going to possibly hate if not become bored ...

27 Dresses

27 Dresses (2008)   3/53/53/53/53/5

111 mins     Comedy, Romance      

Romantic comedies are 10 a penny these days and the majority of them follow the same well worn formula. Not that this is a bad thing as long as amongst all the predictable fluff there are strong, likeable characters and somet...

40 Days and 40 Nights

40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)   2/52/52/52/52/5

91 mins     Comedy, Romance      

When I first experienced "40 Days and 40 Nights" on the big screen back in 2002, I absolutely loved it and thought it was hilarious. Maybe this was due to the then cinematic trend for juvenile, teen sex comedies such as "Amer...

The 40 Year Old Virgin

The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)   3/53/53/53/53/5

116 mins     Comedy, Romance      

To be honest, when "The 40 Year Old Virgin" first came out, I was not overly interested as I had never heard of Steve Carell, the star, and thought it would be just another juvenile gross out comedy. But after reading numerou...

50 First Dates

50 First Dates (2004)   3/53/53/53/53/5

95 mins     Comedy, Romance      

Following the success of "The Wedding Singer" which gave us the enjoyable pairing of Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore, it came as no surprise to me when they paired up again for the "Groundhog Day" style comedy "50 First Dates...

500 Days of Summer

500 Days of Summer (2009)   4/54/54/54/54/5

95 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance      

Being different doesn't automatically make a movie good but it can make it more interesting than the norm which is what I would say "500 Days of Summer" is. Here we have a romantic comedy which isn't you're run of the mill ro...

9 1/2 Weeks

9 1/2 Weeks (1986)   3/53/53/53/53/5

112 mins     Drama, Romance      

If you mention the 1986 movie "9 1/2 Weeks" to anyone and the chances are various scenes such as Kim Basinger and an ice cube, Kim Basinger and erotic food as well as Kim Basinger and the steamy alley sex scene will get menti...

A Boyfriend for Christmas

A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)   3/53/53/53/53/5

90 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance, TV Movie      

"A Boyfriend for Christmas" is exactly what you expect from a Hallmark romantic Christmas movie, it is sweet, smooth and to be honest both charming and enjoyable. It is also sadly very obvious combining two ideas which have b...

A Bride for Christmas

A Bride for Christmas (2012)   3/53/53/53/53/5

84 mins     Comedy, Romance, TV Movie      

What do they say "something borrowed, something blue", well there is nothing blue in "A Bride for Christmas" as it is peachy clean but there is certainly plenty borrowed from a touch of "Runaway Bride" to every single movie w...

A Christmas Kiss

A Christmas Kiss (2011)   3/53/53/53/53/5

96 mins     Romance, TV Movie      

I am going to give "A Christmas Kiss" a little bit of credit because when it started with Wendy sharing a passionate kiss with her boss's boyfriend whilst being the under appreciated assistant I was expecting this to be nothi...

A Christmas Mystery

A Christmas Mystery (2014)   3/53/53/53/53/5

88 mins     Drama, Mystery, Romance, TV Movie      

What makes a Christmas movie? It is an argument which is often debated as does being set at Christmas make a movie Christmas movie? If so "Die Hard" would be a Christmas movie. That argument comes in to effect when discussing...

A Christmas Proposal

A Christmas Proposal (2008)   2/52/52/52/52/5

84 mins     Comedy, Drama, Romance      

Within 5 minutes of "A Christmas Proposal" starting I could have switched it off, written this review and tried to find a better Christmas movie to watch because this just reworks a familiar old story. As such if you have nev...

A Cinderella Story

A Cinderella Story (2004)   3/53/53/53/53/5

95 mins     Comedy, Romance      

Starring Hilary Duff and Chad Michael Murray "A Cinderella Story" is a movie which obviously targets the younger age group, those early teens who on its release in 2004 would have been watching Hilary Duff in "Lizzie McGuire"...

A Cookie Cutter Christmas

A Cookie Cutter Christmas (2014)   3/53/53/53/53/5

90 mins     Romance, TV Movie      

I have long come to the understanding that if you call a movie a Christmas movie it automatically generates a certain amount of good will. It doesn't even need to be about Christmas as long as it has some pretty lights and ho...

A Damsel in Distress

A Damsel in Distress (1937)   3/53/53/53/53/5

98 mins     Comedy, Musical, Romance      

"A Damsel in Distress" is on one hand a unique movie but on the other not unique at all, I know that's a contradiction but it's true. It is unique because it is the only time that author P.G. Wodehouse assisted in writing a s...

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