Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a romantic comedy about a distressed musician who takes a vacation to forget about his ex. After arriving in Hawaii, Peter quickly learns that his ex and her new celebrity boyfriend are staying at the same resort! Let’s consider the pros and cons of Forgetting Sarah Marshall… Pros: Firstly, the castContinue reading “Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)”

The Proposal

The Proposal is a romantic comedy about a pushy publisher who forces her young assistant to marry her to avoid deportation to Canada. The surprise engagement raises quite a few eyebrows, but it also leads to a hilariously awkward excursion to Alaska! Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Proposal… Pros: Firstly, Sandra BullockContinue reading “The Proposal”

The French Dispatch (2021)

The French Dispatch is a quirky anthology following several indulgent writers operating out of an American newspaper outpost in France. Wes Anderson writes and directs this delectable tribute to journalism! Let’s consider the pros and cons of The French Dispatch… Pros: Firstly, this may be the most Wes Anderson film ever made! From the theContinue reading “The French Dispatch (2021)”

Two Weeks Notice (2002)

Two Weeks Notice is a charming romantic comedy about a wealthy businessman and a tenacious real estate lawyer that falls into his lap. And although they have their many differences, the movie shows how well opposites attract . Let’s consider the pros and cons of Two Weeks Notice… Pros: Firstly, Hugh Grant and Sandra BullockContinue reading “Two Weeks Notice (2002)”

Notting Hill (1999)

Notting Hill is romantic comedy about a humble bookshop owner who is swept off his feet by a famous celebrity. It’s anything but your typical relationship, although it does have it’s ups and downs. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Notting Hill… Pros: Firstly, it’s hard to find a bad Hugh Grant performance inContinue reading “Notting Hill (1999)”

The Princess Diaries (2001)

The Princess Diaries follows shy teenager Mia Thermopolis, after learning she is heir to the Genovian throne. Although initially resistant to the news, her friends and family help her realize her full potential. Let’s consider the pros and cons of The Princess Diaries… Pros: Firstly, this movie is a testament to Anne Hathaway’s range. SheContinue reading “The Princess Diaries (2001)”

Her (2013)

Her is a delightfully poignant sci-fi romance story between a man and his operating system. Spike Jonze delivers an emotional look at society and our relationships in the not too distant future. Let’s consider the pros and cons of Her… Pros: The charming thing about this movie is how relatable Joaquin Phoenix’s character, Theodore is.Continue reading “Her (2013)”

Legend (1985)

Legend, at it’s core, is a story about about good triumphing over evil. A demon’s plot to destroy the last unicorns and create an eternal night is met with resistance from the chosen champion, Jack and his allies. Ridley Scott directs Tom Cruise as Jack, Mia Sara as Princess Lili, and Tim Curry as DarknessContinue reading “Legend (1985)”

Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)

Safety Not Guaranteed is a charming movie about a relatable outcast who interns for a magazine and embarks on a road trip for an unusual assignment. It’s not your typical rom-com, but it is delightful nonetheless. Let’s consider the pros and cons… Pros: This movie has an interesting plot that takes a backseat to theContinue reading “Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)”