Guys - just remember what I always say about chick flicks. If you take her to one, especially a sappy romancer, it’s you will get lucky in the end.
Unlike the other Nicholas Sparks movies, this one is a mystery, thanks to director Lasse Hallstrom’s tweaks. Besides directing another
What works, thanks to Hallstrom, is a quietly played out romance , at real life pace. This is Julianne Hough’s first dramatic role and she plays it low-key. Josh Duhamel is her equally emo-damaged love-to-be. Their scenes together feel authentic because Hallstrom had his leads improve.
It’s hard to decide which is more beautiful: our impossibly gorgeous stars or the picturesque town of
While the love story feels real, the climax is right out of a harlequin novel. Safe Haven is pretty much a safe film.