The Pink
Published in

The Pink

Sorry, “The Holiday” Is Not The Perfect Rom-Com

Despite it being one of my all-time favorites, the film has its fair share of cringe-worthy failures and outdated tropes.

Source: Universal Pictures

In 2021, The Holiday (2006), considered to be the quintessential festive rom-com, turned fifteen years old. Although the jury is still out on whether it is a true Christmas movie…

--

--

--

Our mission is to empower people through stories that focus on Feminism & Equality, Love & Life. The Pink was created with the belief that in order to empower a community, everyone needs to be educated. Join The Pink community today!

Recommended from Medium

What is a LUT and why should every filmmaker use one

The real people from which the movie, Lost and Love now has a happy ending.

Lost and Love

Movie|12 Angry Men: 4 Things to Keep in Mind When Making Decision

If the E Street Band Were the Avengers, Which Avenger Would Bruce Be?

Being in Show Business and Balancing a Love Life is Easier Said Than Done — SHOW BUSINESS Movie by…

$300,000 Wasn’t Enough To Make The Movie — Barney Cheng

Heat — The Depiction of Vulnerability

THE HAND THAT FEEDS

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Alexandria Roswick

Alexandria Roswick

Top Writer in Feminism. Blogger for Say It Loud Space (UK). Trauma, relationships, and analysis of media and culture. https://linktr.ee/alexandriaroswick

More from Medium

This Makes Women Feel Uncomfortable with Their Own Bodies — And They Still Do It

Woman lying on her stomach with her hand on her foot.

Why We Hate Childfree Women

Maybe Feminism Is The Reason More Men Are Single

You Don’t Owe it to Anyone to Engage With Their Harmful Ideas