Hey, Hollywood can still do romance! Ever since the marketeers worked out that the kiss kiss bang bang formula could be profitably split, with bang bang movies getting wide releases and the kiss kisses sold only to that slim niche demographic called "American women," movie love stories had gotten frustratingly rote and maudlin, the passions of Nicholas Sparks' characters taken as the given that drama is built from rather than inherently dramatic themselves. You, reading this, have almost certainly at some point gotten together (or not quite managed to yet—hang in there!) with somebody to love. Why is your experience, the hesitations and confusions and surges of shared feeling,... More >>>