Watch Happy Ever Afters
- 1 hr 41 min
Happy Ever Afters is a delightful romantic-comedy movie from 2009, written and directed by Stephen Burke. The movie features a stellar cast that includes Sally Hawkins, Tom Riley, Sinead Maguire, and others. Set in Ireland, the movie follows two couples, Aiden and Sarah, and Kiera and Nick, as they navigate their way through their respective relationships and wedding receptions. Aiden and Sarah are trying to keep their failed relationships (with each other) a secret from their families as they attend their joint wedding reception. However, the arrival of Sarah's ex-boyfriend, Kieran, and Aiden's ex-girlfriend, Louise, throw their plans off track. As they try to keep a lid on their past affairs, both Aiden and Sarah start to question whether they are over each other, while Kieran and Louise try to reignite their romance. Meanwhile, Kiera and Nick, two strangers, also attend the same wedding reception. Kiera's long-term boyfriend has recently broken up with her, and Nick's wife has just left him for another man. They both feel lost and hurt, but soon find comfort and solace in each other's company. As they spend time together, they realize that they may have found what they were looking for all along. The movie is a witty and heartwarming exploration of love, relationships and the complexity of human emotions. The characters are well-developed, and the performances by the cast are excellent. Sally Hawkins shines as Sarah, a conflicted bride who is trying to keep her emotions in check while dealing with her ex-boyfriend. Tom Riley is equally impressive as Aiden, a charming musician who can't seem to let go of his feelings for Sarah. Sinead Maguire is excellent as Kiera, a woman struggling with a recent heartbreak, and her chemistry with Nick is palpable. The movie is also visually stunning, with beautiful scenery and locations captured on camera. The Irish landscapes serve as a picturesque backdrop to the unfolding drama, adding to the charm of the movie. The music in the movie is also noteworthy, with a soundtrack that perfectly complements the tone and mood of the movie. Overall, Happy Ever Afters is a heartwarming romantic-comedy that explores the complexities of relationships and human emotions. The movie is engaging from start to finish, with relatable characters, excellent performances, and stunning visuals. The humor is playful and infectious, and the movie leaves you with a feeling of warmth and contentment. Whether you are a fan of romantic comedies or not, Happy Ever Afters is a movie that is sure to leave you with a smile on your face.