Romance

Romance Movies: Romantic Comedies & Romantic Dramas

Reviewing Gigi (1958 film)

Reviewing Gigi (1958 film)

January 28, 2016

Gigi is a 1958 American Metrocolor musical romantic comedy film directed by Vincente Minnelli. The screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner is based on the 1944 novella of the same name by Colette. The film features songs with lyrics by Lerner; music by Frederick Loewe, arranged and conducted by André Previn. In 1991, Gigi was selected […]

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One Perfect Day (2013 film)

One Perfect Day (2013 film)

December 14, 2015

One Perfect Day (Hangul: 사랑의 가위바위보; RR: Sarangui Gawibawibo; lit. Rock, Paper, Scissors of Love) is a 2013 South Korean short but romance  film directed by Kim Jee-woon, his first in the romantic comedy genre. Upon meeting the girl of his dreams (Park Shin-hye), a loser in love (Yoon Kye-sang) asks her to play Rock-paper-scissors […]

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Romance Movie Review:Gone With the Wind

Romance Movie Review:Gone With the Wind

November 26, 2015

The film is a romantic movie and grossed nearly 192 million dollars, assuring that, just as he predicted, Selznick’s epitaph would be “The Man Who Made Gone With the Wind.     Gone With the Wind boils down to a story about a spoiled Southern girl’s hopeless love for a married man. Producer David O. Selznick […]

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Casablanca (1942)

Casablanca (1942)

November 6, 2015

One of the most beloved American films, this captivating wartime adventure of romance and intrigue from director Michael Curtiz defies standard categorization. Simply put, it is the story of Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), a world-weary ex-freedom fighter who runs a nightclub in Casablanca during the early part of WWII. Despite pressure from the local authorities, […]

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Rooney Mara, Nicholas Hoult to Star in Sci-Fi Love Story 'The Discovery'

Rooney Mara, Nicholas Hoult to Star in Sci-Fi Love Story ‘The Discovery’

October 28, 2015

Rooney Mara and Nicholas Hoult have signed on to star in The Discovery, a sci-fi love story set in a world where the existence of the afterlife is scientifically proven. Charlie McDowell, who helmed The One I Love, will direct. McDowell and Justin Lader, who co-wrote The One I Love together, reunited to write The […]

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Angry Indian Goddesses

Angry Indian Goddesses

October 27, 2015

How many causes does Nalin cram in? Gender inequality, women as objectified sex objects, same-sex marriage, big business vs. tribal rights, India’s horrific rape problem, caste differences, skin-color prejudice, lax justice — and that doesn’t exhaust the list. Topping it all off, in a final scene designed to raise a lump in the throat, the […]

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