rom-com


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rom-com

 (rŏm′kŏm′)
n.
A comedic narrative, especially a film, centered on a romantic storyline.

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Kohli shared the same sentiments about the rom-com brain, adding that it has more significant effect to the characters and their storylines than other brains of the week this  season.
As a new actor, Bruno is glad to be cast in a rom-com.
Asked whether it is a small town rom-com like Bareilly Ki Barfi he said: " Shaadi.
After teasing fans with an amazing trailer of 'Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana,' the makers have unveiled another poster of the upcoming rom-com.
The title alone conjures up many possibilities related to feisty plot twists and 'witchy-bitchy' dialogue exchanges that should click with rom-com fans.
That's why when people go on tangents about how Hollywood can't make a good rom-com anymore and the genre is dead, I'm secretly relieved.
By definition, a rom-com should be at least a touch romantic and amusing, but this manages to be neither.
THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT ROMCOMS Channel 4, 9pm Meg Ryan, Hugh Grant, Richard Curtis, Rupert Everett and Stephen Merchant are among the stars celebrating the rich and varied history of the rom-com, which has become one of cinema's highest grossing film genres, and made stars of the likes Renee Zellweger and Kate Hudson, among many more of Hollywood's brightest stars.
1OverbOard 2Beaches 3 Pretty Woman (1990) DESPITE another questionable plot set-up (romance blooms when millionaire mogul Richard Gere 'accidentally' picks up a Julia Roberts' hooker with a heart), this feel-good rom-com proved a box office smash.
Emilia Clarke (of Game Of Thrones fame) is about to hit the big screen in tearjerking rom-com Me Before You.
So, I have learnt to seize every opportunity and leave the rest to fate," says Taapsee, who is gearing up for her new Hindi film, the Shoojit Sircar-produced rom-com Runningshaadi.
99) Daniel Radcliffe stars in this rom-com as Wallace, who is convinced he'll never be lucky in love and vows to steer clear of romance.