• Dear John (2010)

Dear John

Release Date: February 5th, 2010

DVD Release Date: May 25th, 2010

PG-13 |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

When soldier John Tyree (Channing Tatum) meets an idealistic college student, Savannah Curtis (Amanda Seyfried), it's the beginning of a strong romance. Over the next seven tumultuous years and separated by John's increasingly dangerous deployment, the lovers stay in touch through their letters, meeting in person only rarely. However, their correspondence triggers consequences that neither could foresee.

Cast: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Henry Thomas, Scott Porter, Richard Jenkins, R. Braeden Reed, D.J. Cotrona, Gavin McCulley

Director: Lasse Hallström

Genres: Drama , Romance

Production Co: Relativity, Temple Hill

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Keywords: Mother, Soldier, Father, 2000s, Emotional, Melodramatic, Hospital, Family, Love, Love triangle, Transformation, Death

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Connie OgleMiami Herald

    There's an audience for old-fashioned romance, and Dear John will please most of it. show more

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film, while heartfelt and directed by multiple-Oscar nominee Lasse Hallstrom, is dramatically stillborn. show more

  • 63
    Calvin WilsonSt. Louis Post-Dispatch

    Fulfills its mission, which is to be a crowd-pleasing tearjerker. show more

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