Scene from Dear JohnWhen Dear John opened in the US with $30million back in February, many commentators were taken by surprise, as if a romantic weepie from The Notebook author Nicholas Sparks, starring Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried, wasn't self-evidently a commercially appealing package. But then that's not the first time the purchase power of the female audience has been underestimated.

Find out how we think a UK audience will take to it after the jump...
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