The Danger of Rom Coms

Posted February 2, 2018 6:09 am by Mrs McLean

The Danger of Rom Coms

I have to go to work now, but I have spent much time this morning contemplating the romantic comedy genre of films, and whether or not they are actually bad for people to watch. We don’t shape our ideas about public transit from Keanu Reeve’s Speed, so why do we turn to films like Just Like Heaven for clues about romantic relationships?After pondering this for perhaps too long, I turned to Doctor Jordan Peterson who opined, on video, that the western world’s obsession with romantic happiness was insane and as if we were all trapped in the fantasies of a

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