The notebook is a 2004 american romantic drama film directed by nick cassavetes and based on nicholas sparks' 1996 novel of the same name the film stars ryan gosling and rachel mcadams as a young couple who fall in love in the 1940s their story is narrated from the present day by an elderly man ( portrayed by. He begins reading some of his ryan gosling fanfic out of a notebook (that's a reference), and it goes a little something like this: it's june 6, 1940 in seabrook island to repeat a relevant point from my love, actually review, this is a movie made for women by a man thanks, men for their big first. Opening shots tend to say a lot about a movie, but they say everything about the notebook, a glossy adaptation of nicholas sparks' four-hanky sudser over a twinkling piano, director nick cassavetes sets the scene of a thousand paperback romances: a lone boatman paddling against a blazing sunset,. I have tears rolling down my face right now and i've watched the notebook a dozen times 511life oh my god your review is so hilarious i giggled so much when reading this literally the way you reacted is the way i react when i watch this film i rewatched it recently with a couple of girlfriends and in the end. Like those films, the notebook retains the same gentle tone, thoughtfully and respectfully developing characters of depth and dignity sardi, meanwhile, is best known for shine, the delightfully quirky story of an eccentric australian pianist she brings the same energy to the notebook, capturing the unique.
The notebook has 1114619 ratings and 17868 reviews nicole said: i love the movie, but if you think that was sappy, do not pick up this book i heard. Stephen holden reviews movie the notebook, directed by nick cassavetes and starring james garner, gena rowlands, ryan gosling and rachel mcadams photos (m. The notebook review talking about the notebook is a bit like talking about titanic or the princess bride everyone has heard of it and usually has strong opinions about it so i approach this review with a certain amount of caution and respect for that fact the notebook is also the nicholas sparks film that.
Bland and sentimental, the notebook is old-fashioned filmmaking aimed at an old-fashioned audience kleenex essential october 3, 2011 | rating: 2/5 | full review film4 ryan gosling and rachel mcadams spark cinematically everlasting magic in a romance that's no tawdry harlequin hay-roll the notebook excels. Summary and reviews of the notebook by nicholas sparks, plus links to a book excerpt from the notebook and author biography of nicholas sparks. I have not read nicholas sparks' the notebook, but i have heard good word-of- mouth about the novel sadly, the elements that made the book special did not survive the transition to the screen the notebook, as adapted by nick cassavetes from a.
More sexy stuff than you'd expect for a syrupy romance read common sense media's the notebook review, age rating, and parents guide. In 1932, two north carolina teenagers from opposite sides of the tracks fall in love spending one idyllic summer together in the small town of new bern, noah calhoun and allie nelson do not meet agai. In a retirement home, duke (james garner), who has survived two heart attacks, finds great pleasure in reading to allie (gena rowlands) from a notebook about an enthralling love story she is suffering from dementia and has a strange feeling that she has heard this tale before in the 1940s, noah (ryan gosling) is a high.
This is no ordinary lovethe notebook may be nicholas sparks' most famous book because it is a love story beloved by the majority of its readers. Jokes aside, the notebook is a pretty good movie it's a not a masterful cinematic experience, but it does the job the notebook review what makes it work this time are good performances from the leads, and the fact that notebook's premise doesn't take up the entire two hours in fact, it takes up only the first half hour to. Movie review i am nothing special, of this i am sure i am a common man with common thoughts and i've led a common life there are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but i've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough so opens the notebook.
Dentistry in the renaissance could not have been more painful than watching this it's a grisly titanic knockoff based on a novel by nicholas message in a bottle sparks and directed by nick cassavetes, whose mother gena rowlands plays a sweet old lady in a country-club nursing home, being treated.
In all honesty, my dad paid me to go see the notebook with my friends because he kept saying how magnificent it was i went because it was free, and with no expectations however, the notebook drew me into the story from the beginning right up until the credits- and then kept me crying for quite some time after it had. The notebook which was published in 1996 by american novelist nicholas sparks was his first book which went on to become such a huge hit that it instantly shot sparks to fame, ensuring that every other book he writes would be a better love story, if not as good a movie was made based on the book in 2004 starring ryan. The novel is straightforward and it is written very simplistically nicholas sparks used beautiful metaphors and symbols to highlight the entire text focuses on these dedications love, wife, and friend in which the important person in nicholas sparks' life the notebook is dedicated for cathy sparks admitted that the novel is. Big-lunged lovers allie (mcadams) and noah (gosling) – pampered southern débutante and rough-earth mill worker, respectively – are on a liberty spree, and the.