Category Archives: Romance

Flying Home (2014) Rated NR

A businessman must choose between a deal that would make his career or the woman he loves. Starring Jamie Dornan, Anthony Head, and Ali Suliman. I rather enjoyed this film. It’s not the best romance, but I really enjoyed Dornan’s … Continue reading

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Wings (1927) Rated NR

Two men, one rich and one middle class, fall in love with the same woman and become fighter pilots in World War I. Starring Clara Bow, Charles ‘Buddy’ Rogers, and Richard Arlen. This film took me by surprise. It is … Continue reading

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Jane Eyre (1943) Rated NR

Orphaned Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester to care for his daughter. Based on the book by Charlotte Brontë.  Starring Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, and Margaret O’Brien. I rather enjoyed this version of Jane Eyre. It is not as … Continue reading

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Inventing the Abbotts (1997) Rated R

Two working-class brothers court three wealthy sisters. Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Billy Crudup, and Will Patton. This is a coming of age film set in 1957-1960 as two young men vie for the attentions of the three girls from a wealthy … Continue reading

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The Turning Point (1977) Rated PG

When a young woman joins a ballet company, her mother, a former ballerina, confronts her own decision years ago to forgo work for family. Starring Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, and Tom Skerritt. The film takes us behind the scenes of … Continue reading

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Magic in the Moonlight (2014) Rated PG-13

An Englishman is brought to a rich family to uncover a fake clairvoyant and mystic that has swindled the family. Starring Colin Firth, Antonia Clarke, and Natasha Andrews. There is nothing really bad about this film. It is quintessential Woody … Continue reading

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Blended (2014) Rated PG-13

A man and a woman have a bad first date but reconnect at a family resort with their respective children. Starring Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, and Kevin Nealon. I rather thought this was a cute film, and the chemistry between … Continue reading

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With This Ring (2015) Rated TV-PG

After attending a friend’s wedding, three girlfriends make a pact to be married within a year. Starring Regina Hall, Jill Scott, and Eve. Seriously, this is a film. To have a group of professional women make a pact to be … Continue reading

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They Came Together (2014) Rated R

A small business owner is about to lose her business to a big corporation. Starring Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, and Bill Hader. A take of A Shop Around the Corner with romantic comedy spoofs does not sync together at all. … Continue reading

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The Other Woman (2014) Rated PG-13

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly meets his wife, and then they discover another woman. When they all find that they are involved with the same man, they plot revenge. Starring Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. The … Continue reading

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