Rom-coms are certainly trending again and Emma Roberts has played its fair share in this resurgence. After importing The holidays and About fatethe actress is on her way to another romantic project in Maybe I do. Written and directed by Michael Jacobsthe film focuses on Michelle (Roberts) and Allen (Luke Bracey), a young couple on the way to marriage. As they plan their future together, they decide to host a dinner for their two families to get to know each other and get along. But things take an unprecedented turn when the couple realizes that their parents have not only met before, but are currently involved in extramarital relationships. Michelle’s mother (Diana Keaton) is having an affair with Allen’s father (William H Macy), while Allen’s mother (Suzanne Sarandon) is having an affair with Michelle’s father (Richard Gere). If you’re looking for a recommendation that includes both the new faces and the veterans of this film genre, then here’s when and where to catch this upcoming gem.
Here is the official synopsis for Maybe I do:
With a top-class ensemble, Maybe I do Stars Diane Keaton, Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey and William H. Macy in a multi-generational romantic comedy. Michelle (Roberts) and Allen (Bracey) have reached the point in their relationship where they need to take the next steps toward marriage. They think it’s a good idea to invite their parents to a final meeting, arrange dinner, and make it a family affair. To everyone’s surprise, the affair takes on a whole new meaning as the parents already know each other all too well – they’ve been cheating on their spouses for months… with each other. Trapped in this precarious position, they try to hide their dalliance from the children while confronting their spouse’s lovers head-on. Let the games begin!
When is Maybe I Do in cinemas?
You won’t have to wait long for this messy love story to come out as the film is slated to hit theaters on January 27, 2023.
Maybe I’ll do Showtimes
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Watch the Maybe I Do trailer
the Maybe I do The trailer begins with Michelle and Allen at a friend’s wedding as the bride is about to throw her bouquet. This moment becomes a reality check for Allen because he knows that if Michelle picks up the bouquet, she will expect to be married next. Fearing it, he jumps into the crowd and grabs it before his girlfriend or the other guests can get it. This incident clearly causes Michelle to question her boyfriend’s intentions with their relationship and where it is going. To show he’s ready to tie the knot, Allen invites his parents over to Michelle’s house for dinner to meet their family. However, the trailer makes it very clear that this encounter is bound to be awkward. As the mysteries begin to be revealed, this interaction will lead to much drama and cross-generational love affairs.
Do I maybe do online streaming?
Unfortunately, this rom-com will only be seen in theaters. This means it won’t be available through a streaming platform as of now. However, the film could be picked up via streaming service once it’s no longer in theaters.
What did the cast say about the film?
In a recent interview with People, Emma Roberts spoke about the possibility of working with Richard Gere in the film since he starred alongside her aunt. Julia Robertsin The Runaway Bride and Pretty Woman. When asked if the actor who plays her onscreen dad was a passing-the-torch moment for the actress, she said:
“We didn’t talk about it, but I was so excited to work with him because The Runaway Bride is one of my favorite films they made.”
Gere also shared with People that he loved working with Roberts and her aunt, but was careful to differentiate their different careers and talents.
“Of course I loved working with her aunt, but she is her own person. She has her own career and does things her own way.”
More romantic and dysfunctional family comedies like maybe I’ll do that you can watch now
Watched once Maybe I do In theaters, you’ll probably be looking for another rom-com with a similar feel. For that reason, here are other suggestions to consider and queue for your watchlist.
Entrance ticket to paradise (2022): David (George Clooney) and Georgia (Julia Roberts) Cotton are a divorced couple who hate each other with a burning passion. After receiving an email from her daughter Lily (Kaitlyn Dever), who says she will marry her boyfriend in Bali and quit her law career, the former couple decides to put their differences behind them and try to stop them from making the same mistake they made 20 years earlier. As they travel together and do their best to make their plan a reality, David and Georgia will find that no matter how hard they try, they cannot stand in the way of their daughter’s happiness.
The people we hate at the wedding (2022): Much like the complicated family dynamics in Maybe I dothis rom-com is based on Grant Ginder‘s novel focuses on three family members preparing to visit Eloise (eldest sibling, played by). Cynthia Addai Robinson) Wedding. Donna (Alison Janney) is the matriarch, and she’s always optimistic. Alice (Kristen bell) is the half-sister, currently in her 30s, stuck in an unfulfilling job and exhibiting questionable behavior. Paul (Ben Platt) is the half brother and he has a boyfriend coming to the wedding. When these three estranged family members find an opportunity to reconnect and help Eloise walk down the aisle, they will go through thick and thin to maintain the appearance of a normal family. This recommendation strikes the perfect balance between comedy and love (the non-romantic kind).
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