• The Romantics (2010)

The Romantics

Release Date: September 10th, 2010

DVD Release Date: February 8th, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Longtime rivalries resurface in the hours before a woman (Anna Paquin) is scheduled to marry the former lover (Josh Duhamel) of her college roommate (Katie Holmes).

Cast: Katie Holmes, Josh Duhamel, Anna Paquin, Malin Akerman, Adam Brody, Dianna Agron, Jeremy Strong, Rebecca Lawrence

Director: Galt Niederhoffer

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: 10th Hole Productions

Keywords: Relationships, Rivalry, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Landing somewhere between a generational comedy and soap opera, the film is forgettable fun. show more

  • 40
    Ian BuckwalterNPR

    Will Tom choose the woman before him, or the maid of honor just a few feet behind? Unfortunately, given barely any idea of who these people are beyond their contrived literary inclinations and impeccable fashion sense, it's hard to muster much emotional investment in the decision. show more

  • 40

    The mannerisms and phrasings that Holmes mimics - call it strenuous naturalism - are so recognizably Cruise that instead of establishing Laura's inner conflict she lets the strange life of Katie Holmes (Scientologist starlet, Suri momma, and Cruise-candy) slip onto the screen. show more

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