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Mis-Matched.com: 6 Counterintuitive Movie Couples

John Farr | Posted 03.24.2015 | Entertainment
John Farr

The counterintuitive romance is one in which two people who truly shouldn't fall in love do, often under extraordinary and unromantic circumstances. The protagonists of these love stories breathe the same thin air as anti-heroes and outsiders; they are, in short, unidealized and identifiably human. We've compiled six romance films that fit this profile.

Vera Farmiga: On Romance and the Return of Rom-Coms

Brandi Andres | Posted 04.16.2014 | Entertainment
Brandi Andres

In some small ways, too, these films seemed to help women better understand our interactions with one another, as well as provide a brief introspective peek at our own psyches. Back then, however, it seemed that people were more outwardly cohesive.

7 Date Ideas Inspired By Great RomComs

Posted 08.14.2013 | Weddings

By Allie Churchill for YourTango.com What's better than a date night at the movies? Try a date night inspired by some of the hottest romantic block...

Christopher Rosen

Saving The Rom-Com

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 03.16.2014 | Entertainment

"I Give It A Year"; or, to save romantic comedies, we must first destroy romantic comedies. Released in the United Kingdom in February and arriving...

The World's Least Quirky RomCom

Posted 07.11.2013 | Comedy

Sometimes, to truly fall in love, you have to look past all the spritely girls with unique hats and weird habits, and find someone really painfully no...

Dear Black Romcoms, Where'd You Go?

Chevonne Harris | Posted 03.05.2013 | Black Voices
Chevonne Harris

Oh how I miss those days. The days when finding a culturally relevant movie somewhat reflective of my everyday life and with a decent soundtrack didn't require flipping through the "African-American" or "Urban" film categories on my Netflix.

Hollywood is Trying to Kill Me

Ethlie Ann Vare | Posted 07.10.2012 | Women
Ethlie Ann Vare

Popular culture doesn't simply condone love addiction; it teaches us how to do it.

'Groundhog Day's' Andie MacDowell: 11 Reasons She's The Most Underrated Romcom Lead Ever

Posted 04.03.2012 | Entertainment

On Feb. 12, 1993, Harold Ramis's "Groundhog Day" hit theaters, and with that a new romcom ingenue was born: Andie MacDowell. MacDowell, who previou...