We don’t cover these Honest Trailers very often, but sometimes everything aligns as it should, and with today being Valentine’s Day, the folks at Screen Junkies have fittingly taken their satiric wit to “The Notebook.” And while it’s not the best one of these they’ve put together, it does knock down “The Olive Garden of love stories” a few pegs.
Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams are the beautiful people who lead the surprise-hit movie about old people and old timey romance, that has become the favorite three-hankie weepie of a certain generation. It certainly launched the movie career of Nicholas Sparks who has turned his formula into a string of movies, each more tepid and manipulative than the last. But guys, if she asks to watch this tonight, you’re just going to have to grin and bear it. Watch below.