Movie Review: Isn’t It Romantic 🥀❤️

Isn’t It Romantic takes all the common rom-com tropes from popular movies to make one big romantic comedy.

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Rebel Wilson (left) and Liam Hemsworth (right) star in Isn’t It Romantic. CREDIT: Warner Bros.

This post for Isn’t It Romantic contains spoilers, but TBH spoilers don’t really mean anything for rom-coms.

If a comic book movie such as Deadpool can be self-aware, then Isn’t It Romantic (2019, directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson) is that kind of movie for the rom-com genre—a genre which was dead for several years before having a comeback last year, thanks to Netflix. Isn’t It Romantic is a meta romantic comedy that references all the cliché rom-com tropes to form one big movie. The movie follows the cynical romantic architect Natalie (Rebel Wilson) who gets mugged at a subway station one day, and wakes up to the realisation that she’s in her worst nightmare—a romantic comedy.

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Movie Review: Game Over, Man! 🤵🏻🔫

A ridiculous action-comedy that was apparently inspired by Die Hard.

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From left to right: Blake Anderson stars as Joel, Anders Holm stars as Darren, and Adam DeVine stars as Alexxx. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for Game Over, Man! is spoiler-free.

I don’t know what came over me to watch Game Over, Man! (2018, directed by Kyle Newacheck) over the weekend, even though it came out months ago. This movie has been on my to watch list for a long time, but Adam DeVine’s face is such a turn-off that I’ve put off watching it, until now.

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