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Entries Tagged as 'Unconventional romance'

The Girl Was A Zygote When You Were In the 7th Grade

December 30th, 2010 · 3 Comments

This month’s theme was hatched after yet another person with better taste than me recommended that I add the 2005 romantic drama Shopgirl to my queue. Looking for nine more films with similar themes, “Cat Food”, “Rain” and “Corset” were all considered and rejected before I settled on “May December Romance”. So in the month [...]

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Tags: Brother/brother relationship · Coming of age · Cult favorite · Drunk scene · Famous line · Midlife crisis · Music · Road trip · Small town · Unconventional romance

Not The Man I Dreamt I Might Be When I Was Young

December 27th, 2010 · 2 Comments

This month’s theme was hatched after yet another person with better taste than me recommended that I add the 2005 romantic drama Shopgirl to my queue. Looking for nine more films with similar themes, “Laundromat”, “Love Triangle” and “Shaving Legs” were all considered and rejected before I settled on “May December Romance”. So in the [...]

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Tags: Ambiguous ending · Midlife crisis · No opening credits · Road trip · Unconventional romance

The Biggest Surprise In A Man’s Life Is Old Age

December 23rd, 2010 · 5 Comments

This month’s theme was hatched after yet another person with better taste than me recommended that I add the 2005 romantic drama Shopgirl to my queue. Looking for nine more films with similar themes, “Polaroid”, “Sushi” and “Loan Payment” were all considered and rejected before I settled on “May December Romance”. So in the month [...]

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Tags: Ambiguous ending · Based on novel · Interrogation · Master and pupil · Midlife crisis · No opening credits · Paranoia · Unconventional romance