Tag Archives: nicholas sparks

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The Longest Ride

The best Nicholas Sparks adaptation since “The Notebook,” “The Longest Ride” is smarter than most mushy romances. Continue reading

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Safe Haven

There’s the bones of a good story in the latest adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ Souther-fried oeuvre. Bit it needed another cast and crew to find it. Continue reading

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The Lucky One

Zac Efron is All Grown Up, Attractive and Sensitive: The Movie! Continue reading

Heroes of the Zeroes: The Notebook

“The Notebook” — one of the Zeroes’ most winning happily-ever-after romances — continues Nick Rogers’ daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009. Continue reading

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Dear John

“Dear John” is an untidy but authentic romantic drama. Unfortunately, its leading man is better suited to boxing than romance. Continue reading