The Notebook

The Notebook

The Notebook

Audience favourite and romantic tearjerker - based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks - starring Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling as a young man and a rich woman who fall passionately for each other in the 1940s. Over time, their bond is tested through war, social differences and illness.

2004Rating: PG, Adult themes124 minsUSA
DramaRomance
100%
want to see

Streaming (5 Providers)

Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

press

A determined and often affecting romance that doesn't speak down to audiences.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Against your better judgment, you root for the pair to beat the odds against them.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Now here is a story that could have been a tearjerker, but -- no, wait, it is a tearjerker, it's just that it's a good one.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Mercilessly plodding pacing, problematic character motivations and a fundamental lack of chemistry between the two star-crossed lovers.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

An uncomplicated, nicely shot tale that ticks all the right boxes for those after a good old-fashioned weepy.

3.0
Variety

Variety

press

A determined and often affecting romance that doesn't speak down to audiences.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Against your better judgment, you root for the pair to beat the odds against them.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

Now here is a story that could have been a tearjerker, but -- no, wait, it is a tearjerker, it's just that it's a good one.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Mercilessly plodding pacing, problematic character motivations and a fundamental lack of chemistry between the two star-crossed lovers.

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

An uncomplicated, nicely shot tale that ticks all the right boxes for those after a good old-fashioned weepy.

3.0