Paperback Romance
Paperback Romance (1997)

In this offbeat, romantic comedy, Sophie is a young, creative writer. One night, as she reads one of her erotic tales aloud, she is overheard by womanizing jeweler Eddie. Although they are attracted to each other, Sophie has a secret that… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 15, 1997
DVD Release Date: January 25, 2005
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Noh
Film Journal International

Despite its wildly improbable plot, its general tone is one of a becalmed hush, full of wondering discovery, highly suitable for romance.

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Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

Most screwball comedies play off a mistaken identity. Paperback Romance may be the first to use a mistaken disability.

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Flixster Audience Score: 52% Flixster User Reviews
Leo L
A favorite. Anthony LaPaglia is definitely an interesting character in this movie.