Jump to content
🔒 The Earwolf Forums are closed Read more... ×

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'Romantic Comedy'.

More search options

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


  • General Discussion
    • General Earwolf
  • Earwolf Productions
    • Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People
    • Bitch Sesh: A Real Housewives Breakdown Show
    • Comedy Bang Bang
    • Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend
    • Earwolf Presents
    • Getting Curious With Jonathan Van Ness
    • Hello From The Magic Tavern
    • How Did This Get Made?
    • improv4humans with Matt Besser
    • Queery with Cameron Esposito
    • Threedom
    • U Talkin' Talking Heads 2 My Talking Head
    • Unspooled
    • Voyage to the Stars
  • Stitcher Premium
    • A Night Called Tomorrow
    • Atlas Obscura Day
    • A.V. Club Presents: I Know It Sounds Crazy
    • Besser Vs. Audience
    • Big Grande - Teacher's Lounge
    • Blue Woman Group
    • The Canon Commentaries
    • The Case Files of Columbo
    • Colt Cabana's Pro Wrestling Fringe
    • Comedy Bang Bang 2016 Tour
    • The Complete Woman
    • The Crawl
    • Dead Presidents
    • Don't Look Back
    • Egg Roll Hunt
    • Father Time
    • Festival Supreme
    • Finding The Funny
    • First Comes Love
    • The Franchise
    • Friends For Real with Othello Clark
    • Gathering of the Juggalos by Colt Cabana
    • Good Question w/Jack O'Brien
    • The Grimm Life
    • Hardcore Game of Thrones
    • Harris After Dark
    • Hoot Gibson: Vegas Cowboy
    • Issa Rae's 'Fruit'
    • James Bonding
    • The Layman
    • Let Us In w/ Tatti & Katie
    • Love City
    • Mr. Write
    • Next Level
    • Men In Black: Disrobing The Supreme Court
    • The Mysterious Secrets of Uncle Bertie's Botanarium
    • Offices And Bosses
    • OMFG! Investigates
    • The Outer Reach
    • Psychic Pshow
    • Questions For Lennon
    • Raised By TV
    • Runaway Brains
    • Seth Morris Radio Project
    • Something Cool
    • Spalding Grey - Great Live Performances
    • Superego Archives
    • Superego: Forgotten Classics
    • The Texans
    • The "Truth" with Jerry Minor
    • Viral
    • What's Wrong With Me?
    • Who Charted?
    • Wild Horses: The Perspective
    • Words of the Years
    • WTF w/ Marc Maron: Lorne Stories
    • You Know Me w/ Eugene Cordero
  • Earwolf Classics
    • Affirmation Nation with Bob Ducca
    • Analyze Phish
    • The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project
    • The Apple Sisters
    • Attitudes!
    • Big Grande Teacher's Lounge
    • The Black List Table Reads
    • By The Way, In Conversation with Jeff Garlin
    • The Canon
    • Cardboard! with Rich Sommer
    • Casper Presents: In Your Dreams with Chris Gethard
    • Cracked Gets Personal
    • Cracked Movie Club
    • The Cracked Podcast
    • Crybabies
    • The David Gregory Show
    • Denzel Washington Is The Greatest Actor Of All Time Period
    • Dr Gameshow
    • Eardrop
    • The Earwolf Challenge
    • Fake The Nation
    • The Fogelnest Files with Jake Fogelnest
    • Gelmania
    • Get Up On This
    • Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast
    • Glitter in the Garbage
    • Hannibal Buress: Handsome Rambler
    • Happy Sad Confused
    • Hard Nation
    • Hollywood Handbook
    • Homophilia
    • The Hooray Show with Horatio
    • How To Be Less Old
    • I Was There Too
    • Katie Couric
    • Kevin Pollak's Chat Show
    • Kondabolu Brothers
    • The Longest Shortest Time
    • Love, Dad
    • Maltin on Movies
    • Mike Detective
    • Nerd Poker
    • Never Not Funny: The Jimmy Pardo Podcast
    • Nocturnal Emotions with Har Mar Superstar
    • Obscure
    • Off Book: The Improvised Musical
    • Owen & TJ Read the News
    • Pistol Shrimps Radio
    • Playing Games with Jimmy Pardo
    • Pod Cats
    • Politically Re-Active with W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu
    • Professor Blastoff
    • Put Your Hands Together
    • Question of the Day
    • Rafflecast
    • Ronna & Beverly
    • Reading Aloud
    • the reality SHOW show
    • The Room Where It's Happening
    • Seth Godin's Startup School
    • Shortwave with Grant-Lee Phillips
    • Shots Fired
    • Sklarbro Country
    • SPONTANEANATION with Paul F. Tompkins
    • Stranglers
    • The Sylvester Stallone Show
    • Topics
    • Totally Laime
    • With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus
    • The Wolf Den
    • Womp It Up!
    • Yo, Is This Racist?

Find results in...

Find results that contain...

Date Created

  • Start


Last Updated

  • Start


Filter by number of...


  • Start



Website URL




Favorite Earwolf Podcast

Found 4 results

  1. Surprised no one has introduced this one yet - much as I love it when HDTGM does the thrillers and sci-fi stuff, you really need the occasional "chick flick" to diversify things, and I think people forget just how goddamn weird and inexplicably unfunny this very mainstream and legitimately financially-successful movie was. Beyond Julia Roberts in a fat suit and a whole plotline about a video that people think shows John Cusack masturbating, you've got Christopher Walken playing an eccentric filmmaker obviously based on the late Hal Ashby who does something that would not only get a director fired but sued and arrested... the whole movie is about movie making, is made by people who have made many movies, and yet its plot is dependent on so many things happening that would just never happen on a Hollywood film or in an actual Hollywood press junket. Hank Azaria is in it, though, basically playing Antonio Banderas, and he's legitimately hilarious.
  2. we don't know who or what we are rooting for; Colin Firth; over the top English people, we never learn what a girl wants either Colin Firth No clear plot
  3. How do you make a romcom that features Luke Wilson, Ben Affleck, Denise Richards, Melissa McCarthy, Matt Damon, Lauren Graham, Jeff Garlin, and the O-Face guy from Office Space and have it go 12 years completely unseen to most of the movie watching public? When it's this fucking bad: Trailer: Synopsis: After more than a year fantasizing about asking out his co-worker, Stanley (Luke Wilson) finally asks Diana Evans (Denise Richards) out on a date. As the two venture out on their first date, Stanley hits a homeless man Phil (Jay Lacopo) with his car, and the events that follow are far from the night of romance that Stanley had planned. Meanwhile, Stan's co-workers, including his friend, Michael (Ben Affleck), are monitoring the date between Stan and Diana, and they are betting on how far Stan will get with the beautiful Diana. It's available to stream on Netflix if you feel inclined to subject yourself to this weird, weird, brand of comedy.
  4. BenjaminW.Piehler

    My Boss's Daughter (2003)

    For your consideration, My Boss's Daughter. This one may be too awful... but it might make a great HDTGM episode. I saw this "romantic"-"comedy" on a date in high school, and we absolutely hated it. It is completely delirious. Ashton Kutcher plays a nice guy seeking his big career break while working under a tyrannical boss (Terence Stamp) at a publishing company. He's also interested in the bosses daughter (Tara Reid). Ashton gets his chance to impress his boss and Tara when he offers to house-sit the boss's manor for a night. Naturally a series of completely unbelievable coincidences, misunderstandings and random events (such as the boss's pet owl escaping and consuming toilet water laced with drugs) leave Ashton struggling to hide from the oblivious Tara what a disaster the night has become. Not a single character really comes of as human or relate-able. In the vein of "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" there is a scene where Tara feels safe performing a striptease for Ashton because she believes he is gay. (Has that ever happened?) I think delirious is the best way to describe it as there is so much crazy happening and all the characters just roll with it. Its gross; its potentially offensive. There are a few supporting actors who struggle though this film as well. Andy Richtor arrives as Tara's delinquent brother on the run from drug dealers and at one point shows his bare ass. Carmen Electra shows up in a wet t-shirt. I think Keenan from "Keenan and Kel" attempts suicide, if I recall correctly. Molly Shannon as the butt of a joke making fun of spousal abuse. Don't worry, there's room for jokes targeting the handicapped and mentally ill as well. It did awful in theaters and was almost universally hated by critics (for whom the film was not screened in advance). Here are a few of the more amusing quotes from top critics found on Rotten Tomatoes.. -"Even after sitting through it you can't swear you've seen it. It vanishes while you watch, like disappearing ink." -"Mr. Kutcher's comic style is a series of disbelieving blinks and flinches that make him look like a newly hatched ostrich still getting acclimated to his long legs and neck." -"With [Kutcher and Reid] as the star-crossed couple, the title of this movie should have been Zero Plus Zero Equals Zero." -"Three year old brain-dead variant of Risky Business" -"Zucker directs this mess like a substitute teacher soldiering through a day's work for a day's pay at a decertified school."