Category Archives: Romance

A Cinderella Story: Starstruck

Release 2021

Genre Romance

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Director: Michelle Johnston
Writer: Michelle Johnston
Stars: Bailee Madison, Michael Evans Behling, April Telek, Lillian Doucet-Roche, Richard Harmon
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt14445134/

Finley Tremaine, a small town farm girl, longs to spread her wings and soar as an aspiring performer. When a Hollywood film crew arrives in her sleepy town, she is determined to land a role in the production and captures the attention of handsome lead actor, Jackson Stone. Unfortunately, a botched audition forces her to change course. Now, disguised as cowboy "Huck," Finley finally gets her big break. But can she keep the charade a secret from everyone, including her evil stepmother and devious step-siblings?

Good on Paper

Release 2021

Genre Comedy, Romance

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Director: Kimmy Gatewood
Writers: Iliza Shlesinger
Stars: Iliza Shlesinger, Ryan Hansen, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Matt McGorry, Kimia Behpoornia
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8231668/

After years of putting her career first, a stand-up comic meets a guy who seems perfect: smart, nice, successful and possibly too good to be true.

Faraway Eyes

Release 2020

Genre Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

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Director: Harry Greenberger
Writer: Harry Greenberger
Stars: Nora Arnezeder, Christina Ricci, Jackie Cruz, Michael Rispoli, Jeannie Berlin
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7401840/

A dark fantasy-comedy about the meaning of love in the afterlife.

In the Heights

Release 2021

Genre Drama, Musical, Romance

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Director: Jon M. Chu
Writers: Quiara Alegría Hudes, Lin-Manuel Miranda
Stars: Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1321510/

The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop. The likeable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines and sings about a better life.

Queen Bees

Release 2021

Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Michael Lembeck
Writers: Donald Martin, Harrison Powell
Stars: Ellen Burstyn, James Caan, Ann-Margret, Jane Curtin, Loretta Devine
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8338076/

After reluctantly agreeing to move in to a senior's home, a woman encounters a clique of mean-spirited women and an amorous widower.

Long Story Short

Release 2021

Genre Comedy, Romance

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Director: Josh Lawson
Writer: Josh Lawson
Stars: Rafe Spall, Josh Lawson, Dena Kaplan, Ronny Chieng, Noni Hazlehurst
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10896634/

Teddy wakes up the morning after his wedding to discover that every few minutes he's jumping forward to the next year of his life.

Friends: The Reunion

Release 2021

Genre Comedy, Romance

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Director: Ben Winston
Writers: David Crane, Marta Kauffman
Stars: David Schwimmer, Lisa Kudrow, Jennifer Aniston, Matt LeBlanc, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11337862/

An unscripted Friends reunion special.

Rare Beasts

Release 2019

Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Billie Piper
Writer: Billie Piper
Stars: Billie Piper, Leo Bill, Kerry Fox, Toby Woolf, David Thewlis
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8419594/

An anti rom-com about Mandy, a career-driven single mother, who falls in love with the charming, traditionalist Pete.

Weekenders

Release 2021

Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Erik Bloomquist
Writers: Erik Bloomquist, Erik Bloomquist
Stars: Peyton Michelle Edwards, Erik Bloomquist, Ehad Berisha
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt13281680/

A scheduling mix-up at an Airbnb brings four twenty-somethings together, each navigating the open waters of where, how, and with whom they're supposed to be.

Monday

Release 2020

Genre Drama, Romance

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Director: Argyris Papadimitropoulos
Writers: Rob Hayes, Argyris Papadimitropoulos
Stars: Sebastian Stan, Denise Gough, Dominique Tipper, Yorgos Pirpassopoulos, Elli Tringou
IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8884906/

A spark on a Friday can lead to a sizzling weekend fling, but what happens when you get to the inevitable Monday?

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