Posts tagged "the notebook"

The CW Is Planning A TV Version Of “The Notebook,” WHY?

We already knows what happens, and it’s depressing! Plus, Ryan and Rachel won’t be in it, SO WHAT IS THE POINT?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 11, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Lights, Camera, ACTION: “The Notebook”

Welcome to the first installment of Lights, Camera, ACTION. Each month, Rachel Vorona Cote will choose an erotic scene from film or television and walk you through its quirks and

Rachel Vorona Cote | August 3, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Couple Passes Away Peacefully Together In A Real-Life “Notebook” Story

Floyd and Violet Hartwig were married for 67 happy years before dying side by side in their home, at the ages of 90 and 89, on February 11. In many…

Claire Hannum | February 26, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Professional Romancer Nicholas Sparks Loses At Romance, Separates From Wife

Nicholas Sparks, supposed romance expert and author of sappy, formulaic novels-turned-movies like “The Notebook” and “A Walk To Remember” is separating from his wife Cathy and thus has effectively failed…

Claire Hannum | January 6, 2015 - 3:00 pm

9 Signs You’re Watching A Nicholas Sparks Movie

Today, “The Best of Me” hits theaters nationwide, the ninth Nicholas Sparks adaptation to see release (and with two more in development, to boot). A Sparks adaptation has become as…

Dominick Mayer | October 17, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Brother & Sister Arrested For Having Sex In Church Parking Lot After Watching “The Notebook”

Nothing stokes the fires of romance like watching the “The Notebook” with your brother in a tractor trailer parked outside a church. That’s how a brother and sister in Gutyon,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 29, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Ryan Gosling Tried To Kick Rachel McAdams Off “The Notebook”

Mind. Blown. According “The Notebook” director Nick Cassavetes, Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams didn’t get along during the movie’s filming, and Ryan even tried to have another actress brought…

Claire Hannum | July 2, 2014 - 6:30 pm

“The Notebook” Recreated By Kittens Is Almost As Good As The Ryan Gosling Version

“The Notebook” may be a favorite this time of year, but after 10 years (yes, 10!), it’s due for an upgrade. Like, say, kittens recreating its greatest moments. Ryan Gosling…

Claire Hannum | February 6, 2014 - 1:20 pm

10 Lies Nicholas Sparks Told Us About Love

Sure, we don’t turn down our friend when she suggests going to see the latest Nicholas Sparks film adaptation. (Um, hello, major eye candy!) But as we’re downing our Sour Patch Kids… | July 4, 2013 - 12:30 pm

R. Kelly Blames “The Notebook” For His Divorce

“As the film credits started to roll, I couldn’t move. I burst into tears. People walking past me patted me on the back, trying to console me. ‘The Notebook’ was…

Julie Gerstein | July 4, 2012 - 9:30 am

In Real-Life “Notebook” Tragedy, Couple Dies Holding Hands

Well, this is the most tragically romantic story you’ll certainly read all week. Last week, Gordon Yeager, 94, and his wife Norma, 90 — who lived together for 72 years

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 20, 2011 - 11:20 am

What “Blue Valentine” Took From “The Notebook”

Props to New York’s Vulture blog for pointing out that two distinctly different Ryan Gosling films, “The Notebook” and “Blue Valentine,” have one distinct similarity — they each feature…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 19, 2011 - 6:45 pm

Ryan Gosling On The Effect His Movies Have On Couples

“People would come up to me and tell me that they thought [“The Notebook”] was romantic, but one guy told me that he was engaged and [his fiancée] broke up…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 4, 2011 - 3:45 pm

How To Write A Nicholas Sparks Movie

“The Notebook” is one of my very favorite chick flicks, but I am well aware that it follows a pattern found in ALL stories by the writer Nicholas Sparks. Cracked…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 7, 2010 - 11:40 am

Quotable: Channing Tatum Tells Guys To See “Dear John”

“It’s like ‘The Notebook’ with guns. I’m a big enough man to admit that I like romantic movies. They’re a guilty pleasure and they just might help you get lucky…

Jessica Wakeman | February 10, 2010 - 5:20 pm

“Clueless” And Other Chick-Flicks Heading To Broadway

Clueless,” the ’90s chick-flick which never gets old, taught every tween girl the word ‘sporadic.’ Now, it’s on its way to becoming a Broadway musical. At the end of August,…

Justine Fields | August 2, 2009 - 5:00 pm

A Musical “Notebook” Is A Bad Idea

Everyone’s favorite sappy chick flick, “The Notebook,” is being turned into a musical. This troubles me. For starters, I am a fan of the movie, not the book by Nicholas…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 23, 2009 - 12:10 pm

The Top Ten Chick Flicks He’ll Like

Women love movies. Dudes love movies too. Unfortunately, women and men don’t always love the same movies — that’s why we once vetoed a dude because he couldn’t see the…

The Frisky | September 10, 2008 - 1:00 am

A Love Story Like Titanic

Love stories about old people make us happy — why do you think Titanic and The Notebook did so well? — and a story in the Guardian this week could…

Catherine Strawn | February 1, 2008 - 6:50 pm