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The RomanticsClumsy camera work adds to the pre-wedding jitters in writer-director Galt Niederhoffer's pashmina-thin drama about attractive self-congratulatory Yale...The RomanticsPT95MPG-13Clumsy camera work adds to the pre-wedding jitters in writer-director Galt Niederhoffer's pashmina-thin drama about attractive self-congratulatory Yale...2010-09-17Malin AkermanAnna Paquin
The Romantics | YOUNG OLD LOVERS Josh Duhamel and Katie Holmes in The Romantics

YOUNG OLD LOVERS Josh Duhamel and Katie Holmes in The Romantics (JOJO WHILDEN)

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The Romantics

Starring: Josh Duhamel, Katie Holmes; Starring: Malin Akerman, Anna Paquin; Director: Galt Niederhoffer; Author: Galt Niederhoffer; Runtime (in minutes): 95; MPAA Rating: PG-13

Clumsy camera work adds to the pre-wedding jitters in writer-director Galt Niederhoffer’s pashmina-thin drama about attractive self-congratulatory Yale alumni gathering for the nuptials of two of their own. But oh, the irony! In The Romantics, Tom (Josh Duhamel) isn’t marrying Laura (Katie Holmes), the heroine he really loves (even though Holmes is Dawson’s Creek charming). Instead, he’s pledged to rich, controlling Lila (Anna Paquin) — Laura’s best friend. Awkward! C-

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