Latest Romantic comedies News

Review: 'Bros' makes rom-com history and then joins in it

Sep. 28, 2022 12:35 PM EDT

“Bros,” the latest romantic comedy to hit theaters, is absolutely revolutionary. And totally conventional. It's a film where both extremes can be true at the same time. The revolutionary part comes from it being the first gay rom-com produced and distributed by a major American...

Billy Eichner made a great rom-com. Now its audiences' turn.

Sep. 27, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — At the Toronto International Film Festival world premiere of “Bros,” Billy Eichner exhorted the crowd to keep cheering. “Keep it going!” implored Eichner. “I want a longer ovation than ‘The Whale! ’” In the whistle-stop lead-up to the...

'Monumental moment.' Billy Eichner on remaking the rom-com

Sep. 02, 2022 14:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It doesn't take a genius to deduce that anyone who rants in New York's Madison Square Park about “Ratatouille” not getting enough respect or gets into a shouting match on 42nd Street about Denzel Washington's stage credits might have a complicated relationship with the...

For once, Cherokee actor Wes Studi cast as romantic co-star

Jul. 26, 2022 15:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In Wes Studi’s potent and pioneering acting career, he has played vengeful warriors, dying prisoners and impassioned resistance leaders. For three decades, he has arrestingly crafted wide-ranging portraits of the Native American experience. But one thing he had never done in a...

Billy Porter and Eva Reign take on the high school rom-com

Jul. 21, 2022 13:03 PM EDT

Eva Reign stepped onto the set of “ Anything’s Possible ” for the first time almost exactly a year ago. She was, to put it mildly, nervous. It was a big moment for Reign, who had dreamed of acting in films for most of her life but hadn’t managed to break through. She didn't...

Like ‘Bridgerton’? Wait till you catch ‘Mr. Malcolm’s List’

Jun. 30, 2022 15:59 PM EDT

Years before “Bridgerton” and the Regency-era fashion moment it helped inspire, director Emma Holly Jones was dreaming of an early 19th century romantic comedy with a diverse cast. Inspiration isn’t always easy to pinpoint, but in this instance, Jones can trace the spark back...