With the following movies, indulge in some genuinely entertaining on-screen romantic comedies, promising chemistry, great performances, and of course a happy ending, all available on Netflix.
‘Pretty Woman’ is celebrating its 30th anniversary this week, but there’s even more reason to watch the classic film again (and again) during self-isolation. It’s the ultimate capitalist rom-com.
‘Yesterday’ is relentlessly unamusing and thoroughly unconvincing in its tale of a struggling musician becoming the only person in the world who knows The Beatles ever existed.
We get the same daring boys who are essentially stupid, but have good hearts, and the same brainy girls who are very shy, with no experience of the world, but turn out to win in every conceivable situation.
Ali Wong’s ‘Always Be My Maybe’ is at once charming and funny, leaving nearly all of the raunch and shock on the cutting room floor.
The effort to make this movie somehow fit the identity politics of our age and our country have bordered on the comical.
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ surpassed $25 million in ticket sales in the opening weekend across both the United States and Canada, beating Mark Wahlberg’s action thriller ‘Mile 22.’
With Hollywood producing an endless variety of crude comedies, stopping a Netflix movie you’ve started is more common even than having Wi-Fi problems.
Enjoy Hallmark Christmas Bingo with drinks or without for a festive celebration of the tropes of the season.
Bridget Jones is a superior rom-com heroine in a genre that has cratered. Like I did, you are likely to enjoy ‘Bridget Jones’ Baby.’
‘The Mindy Project’ is the best sitcom you’re not watching. Thanks to Fox and Hulu, you can remedy that.
In a commentary culture constantly on a quest for multifaceted female characters in mainstream entertainment, here’s Mindy Lahiri of ‘The Mindy Project.’
- 5 More Ways Joe Biden Magically Outperformed Election NormsSurely the journalist class should be intrigued by the continue reading >
- Don’t Drink Grey Goose Unless You’re A College DrunkContra your neighborhood hipster bar, there is no such continue reading >
- Kayleigh McEnany Just Destroyed Fox News’ John Roberts In A Single TweetAfter the contentious Thursday morning briefing, McEnancontinue reading >