May it be a romantic comedy or a science fiction romance to a magical fairy tale, there is always something here for lovers and romance addicts to look forward to. Here are some romance films to be watched on their respective theater release dates.
Song One – January 23
When Franny (Anne Hathaway) came home to visit his brother who’s in a coma, she found herself back with her estranged family. Following his brother’s tracks, she soon came across his favorite musician, James Forester (Johnny Flynn). And the romance begins.
Fifty Shades of Grey – February 13
A film adaptation of the erotic novel of E.L. James, Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) is a fresh college graduate who meets and falls in love with the young business magnate Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan). It is the first installment in a trilogy.
Old Fashioned – February 13
Clay Walsh (Rik Swartzwelder), a former frat boy and Amber Hewson (Elizabeth Roberts), a restless soul meet each other and starts a relationship by means of old fashioned courtship.
Cinderella – March 13
An action – romance film based on a classic fairy tale directed by Kenneth Branagh. When Ella was forced to live with her wicked stepmother and mean stepsisters, she became exactly what her mother taught her to be – courageous and kind. Though many adversities come her way, nothing will stop her from having the love of her life, which at first seems impossible. Starring Lily James as Ella, Cate Blanchet as the stepmother, Helena Bonham Carter as the fairy godmother, and Richard Madden as the prince.
While We’re Young – March 27
Middle aged filmmaker, Josh(Ben Stiller) and his similarly mid forties wife, Cornelia (Naomi Watts) are the embodiment of a boring New York couple. They start an unusually close friendship with Darby (Amanda Seyfried) and Jamie (Adam Driver), who are exactly the opposite – in age and attitude. They were surprised by how much they are enjoying the company of the young couple. Hilarious!
Ex_Machina – April 10
“To erase the line between a man and machine is to obscure the line between men and gods.” A science fiction film where a computer programmer was selected to participate in an experiment involving Ava, a female A.I. The cast includes Oscar Isaac (Nathan), Domhnall Gleeson (Caleb), Alicia Vikander(Ava), and was directed by Alex Garland.
The Age Of Adaline – April 24
Adaline (Blake Lively) was born on January 1, 1908. One winter night in 1935, She had an accident that changed her life – she will never age. Will she find love in this magical world she is living in?
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 – November 20
The fourth and final installment in The Hunger Games film series, Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss is back and the tests that awaits her will challenge her more. Katniss and her team of friends stage an assassination on President Snow risking the lives of the unit from District 13. The film stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Robert Knepper, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Donald Sutherland, Elizabeth Banks, and Julianne Moore.