Subscribe Register Login
Friday, July 20, 2018, 8:57 p.m.

ADVERTISEMENT

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Once sidelined, rom-coms rise again this summer

By LINDSEY BAHR THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

This article was published July 10, 2018 at 2:13 a.m.

here-we-go-again-with-romantic-comedies-alexa-davies-from-left-jessica-keenan-wynn-and-lily-james-star-in-mamma-mia-here-we-go-again-in-theaters-july-20

Here we go again with romantic comedies. Alexa Davies (from left), Jessica Keenan Wynn and Lily James star in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, in theaters July 20.

Michelle Yeoh (from left), Henry Golding and Constance Wu star in the romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians, in theaters Aug. 17.

Summer is always full of action and superhero pics, but this year a once dormant yet utterly adored genre is coming back in a big way: the romantic comedy. After a 2017 without any from a major studio, this summer is proving to be a re-birth for this lost Hollywood staple with five notable releases, including Crazy Rich Asians and a Mamma Mia! sequel.

Michelle Yeoh (from left), Henry Golding and Constance Wu star in the romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians, in theaters Aug. 17.

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually for $2.95. Click here to search for this story in the archives.

Print Headline: Once sidelined, rom-coms rise again this summer

ADVERTISEMENT

Comments on: Once sidelined, rom-coms rise again this summer

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

ADVERTISEMENT

SHOPPING

loading...

ADVERTISEMENT

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online