4 V-Day Movie Releases for the Hopeless RomanticBy Alex Marin
Treat your Valentine to a romantic cinematic experience this weekend.
Still looking for the perfect way to celebrate Valentine's Day with that special someone? If you're not spending the day with the Underwoods, then these four V-Day movie releases are perfect for you:
1. "Winter's Tale": Colin Farrell and Jessica Brown Findlay star in this drama based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Mark Helprin. The film marks the directorial debut of Akiva Goldsman, who received an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay in 2001 for "A Beautiful Mind." "Winter's Tale," released in the UK as "A New York Winter's Tale," tells the story of Peter Lake (played by Farrell), an adopted child whose biological parents were denied entry to Ellis Island because of his father's pulmonary infection. To watch the trailer, click here.
2. "About Last Night": Starring Kevin Hart and Michael Ealy, this romatic comedy directed by Steve Pink is the remake of the 1986 film of the same name (based on the 1974 David Mamet play "Sexual Perversity in Chicago"). The remake "follows new love for two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in the real world." To watch the trailer, click here.
3. "Endless Love": Another remake, "Endless Love" stars Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde as a pair of feverish lovers whose parents desperately try to keep them apart. To watch the trailer, click here.
4. "Labor Day": Based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Joyce Maynard, "Labor Day" tells the story of a depressed single mom (Kate Winslet) and fugitive convict (Josh Brolin) who fall in love and plan to escape to Canada with Winslet's 13-year-old boy. To watch the trailer, click here.