romance films

80. Blue Valentine

2010, 112 Minutes Director: Derek Cianfrance Starring: Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams By J.T. Tepnapa Blue Valentine has been on my must-watch list for a while. I knew it wouldn’t be a fun movie to watch,  but I didn’t really expect …

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81. Amélie

2001, 122 Minutes Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet Starring: Audrey Tautou and Mathieu Kassovitz By J.T. Tepnapa HERE’S A romantic entry that is sure to be on my top 10 list by the time I make it through 100 Films Before Summer. And in …

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82. David and Lisa

1962, 95 Minutes Director: Frank Perry Starring: Keir Dullea and Janet Margolin By J.T. Tepnapa HERE’S MY first black and white entry into 100 Films Before Summer. It’s another strange entry like Don Jon and The Graduate. I watched this one …

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83. Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle 1993, 105 Minutes Director: Nora Ephron Starring: Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan By J.T. Tepnapa CAN YOU find true love twice? There are people out there who don’t believe in fate. Life is just a random jumbled up mix of coincidences

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84. Once

What makes Once so moving is the way music is seamlessly incorporated into the plot of the movie. It’s a movie about music and how music can bring two people together. The lyrics are daring and whimsical. There’s even heartbreaking powerhouse songs with a raw energy that makes your heart pound.

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85. Dirty Dancing

1987, 100 Minutes Director: Emile Ardolino Starring: Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze   By J.T. Tepnapa “Nobody puts Baby in a corner.” I was budding teenager when I first saw Dirty Dancing. I thought it was an amazing love story and …

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86. Say Anything…

1989, 100 Minutes Director: Cameron Crowe Starring: John Cusack and Ione Skye By J.T. Tepnapa YOU ALREADY know from my review of Sixteen Candles, I love both John and Joan Cusack. Well here they are again in Say Anything Dot-Dot-Dot. Do you …

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Something Like Store

COINCIDING WITH the release date of author Jay Bell’s latest novel, “Something Like Lightning,” we launched an online store on the Something Like Summer movie website today. Powered by Amazon, our online store lets you buy your own copies of Jay Bell’s …

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