This week only, Amazon’s running an Instant Video Sale On Romantic Comedies, all priced at just $4.99 each to own. The sale includes such popular titles as (descriptions from IMDB):
How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days (PG-13, 4/5 stars)
Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive competing with two female co-workers for a major campaign for a diamond merchant.
He cuts a deal with his competitors that the account is his if he can make a woman of their choice fall in love with him in 10 days.
In comes Andie Anderson who, in turn, is writing a story on how to lose a guy in 10 days as a bet with her boss to be allowed to write more substantial stories.
With a hidden agenda in each camp, will either party be able to complete their mission?
– Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen
I Love You, Man (PG-13, 4/5 stars)
Peter Klaven’s (Paul Rudd) world revolves around his real estate work and Zooey (Rashida Jones), his soon-to-be fiancée. After he pops the question, she calls her best friends and they go into wedding planning mode.
Peter has no male friends and that poses problems: will he turn out to be a clingy guy, and who will be his best man?
Zooey, her friends, and Peter’s brother Robbie offer help that results in awkward moments. Then, at an open house Peter’s hosting, he meets Sydney (Jason Segel), an amiable, low-key guy.
They trade business cards, and Peter calls him to meet for drinks. A friendship develops that’s great at first but then threatens Peter’s engagement and career. Can guys be friends and couples be in love?
– Written by jhailey
She’s Out Of My League (PG-13, 4/5 stars)
Kirk is an average Joe who works as a TSA agent at the Pittsburgh airport with his friends.
The status quo of his fairly monotonous life ends when he meets Molly, a smart, kind and gorgeous blonde.
Because she’s way out of his league (she’s a hard 10 and he is but a 5), Kirk knows there’s no way on earth she’s ever going to fall for him.
Or is there…?
– Written by Marco van Hoof