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Romance

Opening with an earnest narration straight out of a Ken Burns Americana documentary, we learn that Adaline, born in 1908, was in a car accident where, by some magic involving being submerged in cold w…
For being kind of a bunch of sanctimonious goody goodies, the folks of Hope Valley are often blatantly snippy, judgy, and gossipy. It's no surprise that the town's children are just as crappy to one a…
When Calls the Heart: Troubled Hearts finds change afoot in Hope Valley, but if we've learned anything from watching When Calls the Heart it's that change in Hope Valley has an uncanny ability to make…
Not to sound like an objectifying perv, but dear lord, Scott Eastwood is one beautiful man. Sweet Jesus. I will fully admit right here that he is a big part of the reason that I'm bumping this strange…
Written and directed by Max Mayer, and minus all the high-concept, big-budget bells and whistles that fill screens this time of year, the film is just a simple love story, told well by some solid acto…
Audrey Hepburn, youthful and glowing in the beginning of her film career, plays Sabrina, the daughter of a chauffeur. Her daddy (the lovable John Williams) works for the very wealthy Larrabee family, …
Hank and Asha is a romance that is one step ahead of You've Got Mail, while holding back slightly from watching two people chat via Skype. Our two titular characters "meet cute" via an exchange of vid…
A centuries-spanning fantasy romance, Winter's Tale stumbles across head-scratching issues almost immediately. In 1895 New York City, an infant is dropped into a model ship into the Hudson River after…
When a beloved book is made into a movie, I always anticipate it with a mixture of trepidation and excitement. Part of me thinks, "What could be better than a favorite story in movie form?" The other …
Berlin, 1943: A headstrong, sassy young Jewish woman, Felice (Maria Schrader), is working for the underground resistance movement while boldly earning a living working for a Nazi newspaper. Through a …
In every life there comes a point when things stop working. Maybe it's the way you live or how you've always supported yourself. Maybe it's more fundamental, and your body or mind start to give in. In…
The first time I saw The Bridges of Madison County I got swept up in the romance of it all. I loved that you could experience the affair of a lifetime without ever leaving your front porch, and for da…