• Racebent Romcoms

    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; runaway bride

    I remember finding this movie enjoyable, but it could definitely do with a revamp. Someone please, let’s give it a facelift! Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Nicole Gale Anderson as Maggie Carpenter and Nick Sagar as Ike Graham. Look, I guarantee there’ll be tough times. I guarantee that at some point, one or both of us is gonna want to get out of this thing. But I also guarantee that if I don’t ask you to be mine, I’ll regret it for the rest of my life, because I know, in…

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; the wedding date

    This movie has a Bollywood remake that has some pretty good songs, so you should all check that out too. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Gemma Chan as Kat Ellis and William Jackson Harper as Nick Mercer. The hardest thing is loving someone and then having the courage to let them love you back. But if you know her shit and she knows yours, and at the end of the day if you still would rather give up than try, nothing’s ever going to be worth it.

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; austenland

    This movie is ADORABLE, and I love it a lot. I also want to read the book it is based on. (But also we need more diverse casts in period costumes, thanks.) Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Lindsey Morgan as Jane Hayes and Suraj Sharma as Henry Nobley. An Austen heroine gets engaged by the end of the book, so that is what I’m going to do.

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; just like heaven

    I actually really love this movie, Mark Ruffalo is adorable, but also please remake it soon, thanks. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Alisha Wainwright as Elizabeth Masterson and Dev Patel as David Abbot. When we first met, I kept saying you were dead. But it was me that was dead, and you brought me back. You saved me. And now it’s my turn to save you.

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; when in rome

    I have a ridiculous amount of love for this movie. It is unashamedly one of my favourites, even if it is ridiculously white. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Jessica Parker Kennedy as Beth Martin and Henry Golding as Nick Beamon. Honey, you cannot learn from my mistakes. You’re going to have to go out there and make your own. Now, you could get your heart broken or you could have the greatest love affair the world has ever known, but you’re not going to know unless you try.

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; you’ve got mail

    There are problematic elements to this movie, but it’s still a classic. Switch it up and turn it around, and you could get a heck of a remake! Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Jamie Chung as Jo(e) Fox and Ricky Whittle as Kevin (Kathleen) Kelly. “So much of what I see reminds me of something I read in a book, when shouldn’t it be the other way around? I don’t really want an answer. I just want to send this cosmic question out into the void.”

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; penelope

    I unashamedly rewatch this movie all the time because it is light and fluffy and a great pick-me-up. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Amara Karan as Penelope Wilhern and Carlos Valdes as Max Campion/Johnny Martin. And he’ll run too! They always run. Why can’t you accept that? For seven years I’ve been watching them run. Do you have any idea how that makes me feel? Do you?

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; notting hill

    I love that one quote in this movie, but I don’t remember if I’ve ever seen it… Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Hannah Simone as Anna Scott and Isaiah Mustafa as William Thacker. “After all, I’m just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.”

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; the proposal

    I actually haven’t seen this movie in its’ entirety. I will. Eventually. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Aisha Tyler as Margaret Tate and Manish Dayal as Andrew Paxton. “So, these are the questions that INS is gonna ask us. Now the good news is that I know everything about you, but the bad news is that you have 4 days to learn all this about me. So you should probably get studying.”

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    RACEBENT ROMCOMS; letters to juliet

    This movie was adorable and I loved the story. But also, more representation please. Racebent Romcoms has me taking existing Hollywood romantic comedies (and romances), and recasting them for the modern day with a more diverse cast. Featuring Kaitlyn Leeb as Sophie Hall and Elliot Knight as Charlie Wyman. “”What” and “If” are two words as non-threatening as words can be. But put them together side-by-side and they have the power to haunt you for the rest of your life: What… if? What, if? What *if*…? I don’t know how your story ended, but if what you felt then was true love, then it’s never too late. If it was…