Isn't It Romantic (2019)

Isn't It Romantic (2019)

Isn't It Romantic (2019)

Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids) is a New York architect trapped in a PG rom-com in this fantasy comedy co-starring Liam Hemsworth and Priyanka Chopra.

After thwarting a mugger at a New York City subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Aussie transplant Natalie (Wilson) wakes up to find her life has suddenly become her worst nightmare - a romantic comedy - and she is the leading lady.

201989 minsUSA
ComedyFantasyRomance
89%
want to see

Reviews & comments

Vulture

Vulture

press

It's the Inception of rom-coms. Sort of.

0
Variety

Variety

press

It's way more fun rooting for Rebel than it is pretending to care whether Katherine Heigl will get the guy.

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

"Isn't It Romantic" is designed to leave viewers feeling lightheaded and forgetful. That dizzy sensation could be love - or a mild head injury.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Wilson is a mostly engaging lead and while she's not a natural with some of the later stage sentiment, her offhand line delivery elevates a number of throwaway jabs and she's well-suited to physical comedy.

3.0
0
Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

press

Comic tornado Rebel Wilson lifts up this meta-take on romantic comedies and makes it your best bet for a Valentine's date at the movies. Too bad about the sucker punch of a happy ending.

3.0
0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

"Isn't It Romantic" walks the line between subversive and sendup. It gleefully makes fun of the well-known tropes of romantic comedies, while also satisfying our desire to delight in said tropes.

0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Despite all that's disappointingly familiar about Natalie's fairy tale, there's a real person at its centre.

0

Damn, this film really goes all out to make fun of Rom-coms. It's funny, entertaining and is fully aware of its silliness. Some moments feel a bit forced in terms of landing jokes but other than that it was a great time. Yes, it can be really dumb at times but it's self-aware so does it really matter? Also Rebel Wilson really amps up the comedic factor in...

4.0
0
Vulture

Vulture

press

It's the Inception of rom-coms. Sort of.

0
Variety

Variety

press

It's way more fun rooting for Rebel than it is pretending to care whether Katherine Heigl will get the guy.

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

"Isn't It Romantic" is designed to leave viewers feeling lightheaded and forgetful. That dizzy sensation could be love - or a mild head injury.

0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Wilson is a mostly engaging lead and while she's not a natural with some of the later stage sentiment, her offhand line delivery elevates a number of throwaway jabs and she's well-suited to physical comedy.

3.0
0
Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

press

Comic tornado Rebel Wilson lifts up this meta-take on romantic comedies and makes it your best bet for a Valentine's date at the movies. Too bad about the sucker punch of a happy ending.

3.0
0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

"Isn't It Romantic" walks the line between subversive and sendup. It gleefully makes fun of the well-known tropes of romantic comedies, while also satisfying our desire to delight in said tropes.

0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Despite all that's disappointingly familiar about Natalie's fairy tale, there's a real person at its centre.

0

Damn, this film really goes all out to make fun of Rom-coms. It's funny, entertaining and is fully aware of its silliness. Some moments feel a bit forced in terms of landing jokes but other than that it was a great time. Yes, it can be really dumb at times but it's self-aware so does it really matter? Also Rebel Wilson really amps up the comedic factor...

4.0
0