Archive for the ‘Romance’ Category

And So It Goes

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 94 min

Languages: English

Director: Rob Reiner

Tagline: There Are A Million Reasons Not To Like Oren Little. Just Ask Everyone.

 

Cast: Michael Douglas
Diane Keaton
Sterling Jerins
Annie Parisse
Austin Lysy
Michael Terra
Sawyer Tanner Simpkins
Maxwell Simkins
Maurice Jones
Yaya DaCosta
Scott Shepherd
Andy Karl
Frances Sternhagen
Frankie Valli
Luke Robertson

 

Plot: A self-absorbed realtor enlists the help of his neighbor when he’s suddenly left in charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home.

Begin Again

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 104 min

Languages: English

Director: John Carney

Tagline: You’re only as strong as your next move.

 

Cast: James Corden
Keira Knightley
Mark Ruffalo
Hailee Steinfeld
Mos Def
Karen Pittman
Paul Romero
Catherine Keener
Andrew Sellon
Ed Renninger
Eric Burton
Adam Levine
Marco Assante
Mary Catherine Garrison
Jen Jacob

 

Plot: Gretta (Keira Knightley) and her long-time boyfriend Dave (Adam Levine) are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. But the trappings of his new-found fame soon tempt Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan (Mark Ruffalo), a disgraced record-label exec, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village stage and is immediately captivated by her raw talent. From this chance encounter emerges an enchanting portrait of a mutually transformative collaboration, set to the soundtrack of a summer in New York City. Written by The Weinstein Company

The Fault in Our Stars

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 125 min

Languages: English

Director: Josh Boone

Tagline: Based on the #1 bestseller

 

Writers: Scott Neustadter (screenplay), Michael H. Weber (screenplay), 1 credit »

 

Cast: Shailene Woodley
Ansel Elgort
Nat Wolff
Laura Dern
Sam Trammell
Willem Dafoe
Lotte Verbeek
Ana Dela Cruz
Randy Kovitz
Toni Saladna
David Whalen
Milica Govich
Allegra Carpenter
Emily Peachey
Emily Bach

 

Plot: Hazel and Augustus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the miraculous, given that Hazel’s other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they meet and fall in love at a cancer support group. Written by Anonymous

Maleficent

Friday, June 13th, 2014

All Genres:
Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA | UK

Runtime: 97 min

Languages: English

Director: Robert Stromberg

Tagline: Don’t believe the fairy tale

 

Writers: Linda Woolverton, Charles Perrault (based from the story “La Belle au bois dormant” by), 9 credits »

 

Cast: Angelina Jolie
Elle Fanning
Sharlto Copley
Lesley Manville
Imelda Staunton
Juno Temple
Sam Riley
Brenton Thwaites
Kenneth Cranham
Sarah Flind
Hannah New
Isobelle Molloy
Michael Higgins
Ella Purnell
Jackson Bews

 

Plot: A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Maleficent rises to be the land’s fiercest protector, but she ultimately suffers a ruthless betrayal – an act that begins to turn her pure heart to stone. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces a battle with the invading king’s successor and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom – and perhaps to Maleficent’s true happiness as well. Written by Walt Disney Pictures

Only Lovers Left Alive

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

All Genres:
Drama, Horror, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: UK | Germany | France | Cyprus | USA

Runtime: 123 min

Languages: English | French | Arabic

Director: Jim Jarmusch

Tagline:

 

Cast: Tom Hiddleston
Tilda Swinton
Mia Wasikowska
John Hurt
Anton Yelchin
Jeffrey Wright
Slimane Dazi
Carter Logan
Ali Amine
Yasmine Hamdan
Kamal Moummad
Cody Stauber
Aurelie Thepaut

 

Plot: Adam (‘Tom Hiddleston (I)’), an underground musician reunites with his lover for centuries (Tilda Swinton) after he becomes depressed and tired with the direction human society has taken. Their love is interrupted and tested by her wild and uncontrollable little sister (Mia Wasikowska). Written by lo_watson

About Last Night

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Comedy, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Steve Pink

Tagline:

 

Writers: Leslye Headland (screenplay), Tim Kazurinsky (based on the screenplay by), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Kevin Hart
Michael Ealy
Regina Hall
Joy Bryant
Christopher McDonald
Paula Patton
Adam Rodriguez
Jovanny Venegas
Jessica Lu
Trae Ireland
Tracey Graves
David Greenman
Bryan Callen
Michelle LaRue
Barrett Perlman

 

Plot: New love for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in the real world.

Winter’s Tale

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Akiva Goldsman

Tagline: This is not a true story. This is true love.

 

Writers: Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Mark Helprin (novel)

 

Cast: Jennifer Connelly
Jessica Brown Findlay
Will Smith
Colin Farrell
Matt Bomer
Russell Crowe
Kevin Durand
William Hurt
Lucy Griffiths
Kevin Corrigan
Eva Marie Saint
Graham Greene
Finn Wittrock
Caitlin Dulany
April Grace

 

Plot: New York City is subsumed in arctic winds, dark nights, and white lights, its life unfolds, for it is an extraordinary hive of the imagination, the greatest house ever built, and nothing exists that can check its vitality. One night in winter, Peter Lake (Colin Farrell), orphan and master-mechanic, attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks the house is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the love between Peter, a middle-aged Irish burglar, and Beverly Penn (Jessica Brown Findlay), a young girl, who is dying. Written by Jack

Endless Love

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA

Runtime: 103 min

Languages: English

Director: Shana Feste

Tagline: Say Goodbye to Innocence

 

Writers: Shana Feste, Joshua Safran

 

Cast: Alex Pettyfer
Gabriella Wilde
Robert Patrick
Joely Richardson
Rhys Wakefield
Emma Rigby
Bruce Greenwood
Dayo Okeniyi
Paisley Scott Dickey
Anna Enger
Fabianne Therese
Sharon Conley
Alexandra Bartee
Kristi Lauren
Stephanie Northrup

 

Plot: The story of a privileged girl and a charismatic boy whose instant desire sparks a love affair made only reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.

Pompeii

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: USA | Germany

Runtime: 102 min

Languages: English

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson

Tagline: No warning. No escape.

 

Writers: Janet Scott Batchler (screenplay), Lee Batchler (screenplay), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Kit Harington
Carrie-Anne Moss
Emily Browning
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Jessica Lucas
Jared Harris
Kiefer Sutherland
Rebecca Eady
Jean Frenette
Currie Graham
Ron Kennell
Jean-Francois Lachapelle
Sasha Roiz
Melantha Blackthorne
Ben Lewis

 

Plot: Set in 79 A.D., POMPEII tells the epic story of Milo (Kit Harington), a slave turned invincible gladiator who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia (Emily Browning), the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him. Written by Sony Pictures Entertainment

Kaze tachinu

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Animation, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War

Release Year: 2014

Country: Japan

Runtime: 126 min

Languages: Japanese | German | Italian | French

Director: Hayao Miyazaki

Tagline: Ikineba. (We must live.)

 

Writers: Hayao Miyazaki (comic), Hayao Miyazaki (screenplay)

 

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Emily Blunt
Mae Whitman
Jennifer Grey
Stanley Tucci
Elijah Wood
John Krasinski
William H. Macy
Mandy Patinkin
Eva Bella
Darren Criss
Werner Herzog
Martin Short
Zach Callison
Madeleine Rose Yen

 

Plot: Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world’s most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events, including the Great Kanto Earthquake of 1923, the Great Depression, the tuberculosis epidemic and Japan’s plunge into war. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. Written by Official site

La migliore offerta

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

All Genres:
Crime, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2014

Country: Italy

Runtime: 131 min

Languages: English

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore

Tagline:

 

Cast: Geoffrey Rush
Jim Sturgess
Sylvia Hoeks
Donald Sutherland
Philip Jackson
Dermot Crowley
Kiruna Stamell
Liya Kebede
Caterina Capodilista
Gen Seto
Klaus Tauber
Maximilian Dirr
Laurence Belgrave
Sean Buchanan
John Benfield

 

Plot: A master auctioneer becomes obsessed with an extremely reclusive heiress who collects fine art.

That Awkward Moment

Monday, December 30th, 2013

All Genres:
Comedy, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: USA

Runtime: 94 min

Languages: English

Director: Tom Gormican

Tagline:

 

Cast: Zac Efron
Miles Teller
Michael B. Jordan
Imogen Poots
Addison Timlin
Jessica Lucas
Alysia Reiner
Lola Glaudini
Emily Meade
Josh Pais
Mackenzie Davis
Kate Simses
John Rothman
Tina Benko
Victor Slezak

 

Plot: Three best friends find themselves where we’ve all been – at that confusing moment in every dating relationship when you have to decide “So…where is this going?”

The Invisible Woman

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

All Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: UK

Runtime: 111 min

Languages: English

Director: Ralph Fiennes

Tagline:

 

Writers: Abi Morgan (screenplay), Claire Tomalin (book)

 

Cast: Felicity Jones
John Kavanagh
Tom Attwood
Susanna Hislop
Tom Burke
Tommy Curson-Smith
David Collings
Michael Marcus
Kristin Scott Thomas
Perdita Weeks
Ralph Fiennes
Richard McCabe
Gabriel Vick
Mark Dexter
Joseph Paxton

 

Plot: At the height of his career, Charles Dickens meets a younger woman who becomes his secret lover until his death.

Her

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

Release Year: 2013

Country: USA

Runtime: 120 min

Languages: English

Director: Spike Jonze

Tagline:

 

Cast: Scarlett Johansson
Amy Adams
Olivia Wilde
Chris Pratt
Rooney Mara
Joaquin Phoenix
Portia Doubleday
Matt Letscher
Sam Jaeger
Cassandra Starr
Katherine Boecher
Alia Janine
Evelyn Edwards
Laura Colquhoun
Kelly Sarah

 

Plot: A lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with his newly purchased operating system that’s designed to meet his every need.

Flores Raras

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

All Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: Brazil

Runtime: 118 min

Languages: English | Portuguese

Director: Bruno Barreto

Tagline: Two iconic women. One passion.

 

Writers: Matthew Chapman (screenplay), Julie Sayres (screenplay), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Glória Pires
Miranda Otto
Tracy Middendorf
Marcello Airoldi
Lola Kirke
Tânia Costa
Marianna Mac Niven
Marcio Ehrlich
Treat Williams
Anna Bella
Griffin Addison
Anna Bella Chapman
Neil Hellegers
Chris Hietikko
Tommy McInnis

 

Plot: A chronicle of the tragic love affair between American poet Elizabeth Bishop and Brazilian architect Lota de Macedo Soares.

Diana

Friday, November 1st, 2013

All Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: UK | France | Sweden | Belgium

Runtime: 113 min

Languages: English

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Tagline:

 

Writers: Stephen Jeffreys (screenplay), Kate Snell (book)

 

Cast: Naomi Watts
Naveen Andrews
Douglas Hodge
Geraldine James
Charles Edwards
Daniel Pirrie
Cas Anvar
Juliet Stevenson
Jonathan Kerrigan
Laurence Belcher
Harry Holland
Leeanda Reddy
Art Malik
Michael Hadley
Rose O’Loughlin

 

Plot: During the last two years of her life, Princess Diana embarks on a final rite of passage: a secret love affair with Pakistani heart surgeon Hasnat Khan.

Frozen

Monday, October 28th, 2013

All Genres:
Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Release Year: 2013

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director:

Tagline:

 

Writers: Jennifer Lee, Shane Morris, 1 credit »

 

Cast: Kristen Bell
Alan Tudyk
Idina Menzel
Josh Gad
Jonathan Groff
Livvy Stubenrauch
Eva Bella
Santino Fontana
Chris Williams
Patricia Lentz

 

Plot: In “Frozen,” fearless optimist Anna (voice of ‘Kristen Bell’ ) teams up with rugged mountain man Kristoff (voice of ‘Jonathan Groff’ ) and his loyal reindeer Sven in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf in a race to find Anna’s sister Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel), whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom. Written by Walt Disney Animation Studios

Kill Your Darlings

Friday, October 18th, 2013

All Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance, Thriller

Release Year: 2013

Country: USA

Runtime: 104 min

Languages: English

Director: John Krokidas

Tagline:

 

Writers: Austin Bunn, John Krokidas

 

Cast: Elizabeth Olsen
Daniel Radcliffe
Michael C. Hall
Dane DeHaan
Jack Huston
Ben Foster
Jennifer Jason Leigh
David Cross
Kyra Sedgwick
Erin Darke
David Rasche
John Cullum
Finise Avery
Michael Cavadias
Craig Chester

 

Plot: A murder in 1944 draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.

Pulling Strings

Monday, October 7th, 2013

All Genres:
Comedy, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: Mexico

Runtime: 112 min

Languages: English

Director: Pedro Pablo Ibarra

Tagline: Even with backup, he can’t sing his way out of this one.

 

Writers: Issa López (screenplay), Georgina Riedel (screenplay), 2 credits »

 

Cast: Jaime Camil
Laura Ramsey
Omar Chaparro
Catherine Papile
Renata Ybarra
Mariachi Juvenil de Tecalitlán
Stockard Channing
Tom Arnold
Roberto Sosa
Carlos Macias
Jorge Zárate
Emilio Guerrero
Juan Pablo Gil
Luis Fernando Peña
María del Carmen Farias

 

Plot: Rachel is an intelligent, modern-day woman constantly on the move. Primarily focused on her career as a diplomatic consul for the U.S. embassy, she’s literally lived her life on the move, globe-trotting from city to city. Currently working in Mexico City and set to leave for London, Rachel’s world turns upside down on the eve of her own goodbye party when she gets drunk and passes out on the street. Saved by Alejandro, a handsome Mariachi singer and single father, Rachel wakes up in his apartment with no recollection of how she got there. Nor does she remember that she rejected his visa the day before, which he desperately needs for his daughter. Romance unexpectedly blossoms between the two, but either sparks or fists will fly after she finds out his secret. Written by Pantelion Films

Romeo and Juliet

Monday, September 30th, 2013

All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2013

Country: UK | Italy | Switzerland

Runtime: 118 min

Languages: English

Director: Carlo Carlei

Tagline: The most dangerous love story ever told.

 

Writers: Julian Fellowes (screenplay), William Shakespeare (play)

 

Cast: Hailee Steinfeld
Damian Lewis
Ed Westwick
Stellan Skarsgård
Douglas Booth
Paul Giamatti
Kodi Smit-McPhee
Natascha McElhone
Christian Cooke
Tom Wisdom
Lesley Manville
Tomas Arana
Laura Morante
Nathalie Rapti Gomez
Matt Patresi

 

Plot: When the star-crossed lovers of two enemy families meet, forbidden love ensues.