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Isn't It Romantic (2019)

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A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy.

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Erin Cardillo (screenplay by), Dana Fox (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rebel Wilson ... Natalie
Liam Hemsworth ... Blake
Adam Devine ... Josh
Priyanka Chopra ... Isabella
Betty Gilpin ... Whitney
Brandon Scott Jones ... Donny
Jennifer Saunders ... Natalie's Mom
Alex Kis ... 12 Year Old Natalie (as Alexandra Kis)
Jay Oakerson ... Gary
Rao Rampilla ... Food Cart Man
Marcus Choi ... Cute Guy
Hugh Sheridan ... Cute Guy
Luciano Acuna Jr. ... Cute Guy
Raymond Anthony Thomas ... Boss (as Ray Anthony Thomas)
Zach Cherry ... Co-Worker

'Isn't It Romantic' Cast on the Rom-Coms They Don't Hate

Rebel Wilson, Adam Devine, and Priyanka Chopra reveal which romantic comedies represent them and how Isn't It Romantic basks in the glory of the genre's clichés.

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A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy.

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None of the feels. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language, some sexual material, and a brief drug reference | See all certifications »

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Did You Know?

Trivia

The man that catches Natalie as she trips in Central Park is played by Australian actor Hugh Sheridan. He is close friends with Rebel Wilson. See more »

Goofs

In the Hampton party scene, Natalie's microphone box is protruding out the back of her purple dress, in between her shoulder blades. See more »

Quotes

Whitney: Have you seen that movie? It's literally a masterpiece.
Natalie: Masterpiece of shit!
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Crazy Credits

The title doesn't appear until the end. See more »

Connections

References Runaway Bride (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Express Yourself
Written by Madonna and Stephen Bray
Produced by Alana Da Fonseca & The Boom Clack
Performed by Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine, Priyanka Chopra, Betty Gilpin and Brandon Scott Jones
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User Reviews

 
Great flick!
17 February 2019 | by guiltypleasureSee all my reviews

So much fun! I'm an Gen Xer who saw this with a teen girl and a boomer male (a film critic no less, not an easy sell). I would think that you'd need to be from the generation that actually saw Julia Robert's romcoms such as My Best Friend's Wedding and Pretty Woman (and it certainly helps to have seen them first IMO) to really appreciate this spoof of outdated messages and stereotypes conveyed in these films, but we all enjoyed it..a few jokes fell flat but with so many laugh-out-loud moments it was barely noticeable. The film even got applause from the audience afterwards.

Rebel Wilson can carry a film, which is nice to see. Betty Gilpin of GLOW is great as her transformed work bff and Liam Helmsworth, much like Chris Pines, does well cutting his comedic chops mocking the hunky leading man. But it's Brandon Scott Jones who's the scene-stealer as the side-kick bff who apparently has no job or life, allowing him to magically appear to lend advice or serve as silly montage material. I recommend this film to anyone who likes, but also likes to laugh at, the silliness of the hollywood ending.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Isn't It Romantic See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$31,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,247,758, 17 February 2019

Gross USA:

$48,791,187

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$48,791,187
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Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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