Will Lippman and Carolyn Willems Van Dijk, background: Bruce Haasl and Christie Oldright. Photo courtesy Harlequin Productions
Saturday, July 1, 2017
A romantic comedy for the 21st century
reviewed by Alec Clayton
Published in the Weekly Volcano and OLY ARTS
Harlequin Productions’ First Date is a romantic comedy in the tradition of Tracy and Hepburn, Rock Hudson and Doris Day, Woody Allen and Diane Keaton, updated for the digital age. Updated how? For starters the search engine Google appears in the guise of a woman, and there’s a decidedly 21st century attitude toward sex and language.First Date.
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