Crazy, stupid, love: the mind-altering obsession taking over romcoms

From I Feel Pretty to Isn’t It Romantic, plots about women with a life-changing bump on the head are rife in 2018. What’s next for the genre?

Is ‘hitting your head’ a new genre of film? Following I Feel Pretty (in which Amy Schumer bangs her head and starts to believe she is the most attractive woman in the world), we have Isn’t It Romantic (Rebel Wilson bangs her head and starts to believe that her life is a romantic comedy) and What Men Want (Taraji P Henson bangs her head and starts to believe that she can hear everything that men think). Here are the top four pitches for some future box office gold …

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Source: theguardian
Crazy, stupid, love: the mind-altering obsession taking over romcoms