A Charming Love Story: “Red White & Royal Blue” Brings Romantic Delight
Get ready for a special movie treat that mixes British royalty with the top US leader’s son! Imagine a mix of fancy British drama, US presidential flair, and a touch of excitement like in action movies. It’s all in “Red White & Royal Blue,” a movie directed by Matthew Lopez in his debut, based on a book by Casey McQuiston. This movie is like Downton Abbey, but with a joyful and unique twist.
Here’s the scoop:
- Who’s in it? Great actors like Taylor Zakhar Perez and Nicholas Galitzine, alongside Uma Thurman, Stephen Fry, Sarah Shahi, and Ellie Bamber.
- How long is it? About 2 hours.
- What’s it about? Two guys who used to be rivals have to pretend to be friends to avoid problems. But guess what? They start to like each other for real!
The story starts with a fancy royal wedding. The Prince of England is getting married, and the son of the US President is there too. He’s representing his mom and helping build a good relationship between the US and the UK. But things go wrong when a big fight happens between the President’s son and the Prince’s younger brother. And guess what falls on them? A huge wedding cake! Everyone gets super interested in this drama, and the newspapers even call it “The buttercream summit.”
To fix this mess, the President’s son has to go back to England and be nice to the Prince’s brother. At first, they pretend, but then they realize they might actually like each other.
The movie has everything you want in a romantic comedy: fights, making up, secrets getting revealed, tears, laughter, and even some steamy messages. It’s about choosing between what you want and what you should do, all mixed up with politics and a sneaky journalist. But don’t worry, it’s not boring or too familiar. It’s fresh and fun!
The actors make the story even better. Taylor Zakhar Perez and Nicholas Galitzine are handsome and make you believe in their fairy tale. Uma Thurman is amazing in her red dress and cool accent. Stephen Fry is super proper as the British king.
There’s also Sarah Shahi, who acts a bit strange but cares a lot, Ellie Bamber as a supportive sister, and Clifton Collins Jr. as a smart and caring dad.
In a world where things can be tough, “Red White & Royal Blue” is like a sweet daydream. It’s a lovely love story that might just make you feel happy. You can watch it on Amazon Prime Video starting from August 11. It’s a perfect escape, and who doesn’t need a bit of romance nowadays? (Red White & Royal Blue)