Romantic comedies sometimes get a bad rap. Fortunately, “Lola Versus” filmmakers Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones have stepped up to defend rom coms against the haters -- in a rap video.

The Funny or Die spot starts with Wein heading back to his apartment after a long day at the office:

“Just go home from work. It’s been a long day / I’m feelin’ depressed, like I need a little vacay. / My girly’s like ‘Honey what can I get you? What you need?’ / ‘Babe all I wanna do is watch romantic comedies!’”

We respect a dude who will admit his love for Sandra Bullock and has the occasional interest in watching Jessica Alba’s “Honey.” Because, as the video points out: “A man can be hard and still enjoy a little romance. / That even includes love stories involving dance.”

Wein and Lister-Jones, a real life couple and filmmaking team, have a personal interest in romantic comedies. In fact, they’ve created two of them. Their first feature film was 2010’s “Breaking Upwards,” which chronicled a long-term couple's attempt to break up in New York City, based on Wein and Lister-Jones’ own experience of breaking up for a year. Their latest film is the studio picture “Lola Versus,” starring Greta Gerwig as a woman who gets dumped by her fiance right after she turns 29 and has to figure out who she is as a single woman.

“In my view, relationship movies never get old because humanity will never not be confounded by their relationships,” Lister-Jones wrote in a blog for The Huffington Post. We agree, Zoe. And Daryl -- we’ll gladly jump on your rom-com “man train” any day.

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  • Actress Greta Gerwig, actor Hamish Linklater, writer/director Daryl Wein and writer/actress Zoe Lister Jones of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig, actor Hamish Linklater, writer/director Daryl Wein and writer/actress Zoe Lister Jones of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and writer/actress Zoe Lister Jones of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and actor Hamish Linklater of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and actor Hamish Linklater of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and actor Hamish Linklater of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and actor Hamish Linklater of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig and writer/actress Zoe Lister Jones of the film 'Lola Versus' visit the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 portrait studio at the Cadillac Tribeca Press Lounge on April 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

  • Actors Greta Gerwig and Hamish Linklater attend the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest during the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest, At 675 Bar on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for BR Guest)

  • Actress Greta Gerwig attends the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest during the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest, At 675 Bar on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for BR Guest)

  • Actresses Greta Gerwig, Zoe Lister Jones, Allison Williams and Whitney Cummings attend the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest during the Tribeca Film Festival 2012 After-Party For Lola Versus, Hosted By BR Guest, At 675 Bar on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for BR Guest)

  • Actor Ebon Moss-Bachrach, actor Cheyenne Jackson, filmmaker Zoe Lister-Jones, filmmaker Daryl Wein; actress Greta Gerwig, actor Hamish Linklater and actor Bill Pullman attend the 'Lola Versus' Premiere during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival at the Borough of Manhattan Community College on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)