Romantic Comedy

‘Yesterday’ and the Ultimate Big Lie

Danny Boyle's movie uses an extreme what-if situation to play with and distract from romantic comedy tropes.

Movies to Watch After You See ‘Sierra Burgess is a Loser’

We recommend classic and underrated alternatives to the new Netflix teen rom-com.

Meat Cute: When Action Stars and Rom-Coms Collide

12 films celebrating the lighter side of some of our best known action heroes

Netflix is Ushering in a New Era Of Romantic Comedies

A neglected genre sees new life with hits ‘Set it Up’ and ‘To All The Boys I Loved Before.’

Did ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Save the Romantic Comedy?’

The movie not only won the weekend's box office, but it's among the best rom-com debuts in years.

20 Years Ago, Disney Made the Perfect Rom Com for Kids with ‘The Parent Trap’

The charm of the 1998 remake still dazzles today, but its surprising sophistication is much clearer on its 20th anniversary.

The Romantic Comedy Ideology

The road to romance is paved with disposable fiancés.