Just for the Summer

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  • PG
  • 2020
  • 6.0  (1,057)

Just for the Summer is a heartwarming romantic comedy directed by David I. Strasser, released in 2020. The film stars Brant Daugherty as Jake, a successful writer who is struggling to get over a recent divorce. His friend sets him up with a beach house in a small coastal town as a way to help him overcome his writer's block and find some peace.

Upon arriving in the peaceful town, Jake meets a beautiful and free-spirited woman named Sam, played by Hayley Sales. Sam is a local artist who is passionate about surfing and painting. Despite their initial differences, Jake and Sam quickly bond over their shared love for the beach and the ocean.

As they spend more time together, Jake and Sam start to develop feelings for each other. However, Jake's failed marriage and fear of commitment make him hesitant to pursue a relationship with Sam. Meanwhile, Sam is hesitant to get involved with someone who may only be staying for the summer.

The film takes a lighthearted and humorous approach to the traditional romantic comedy genre. Jake and Sam's journey towards love is filled with plenty of obstacles and challenges, but their chemistry and playful banter keep the audiences engaged throughout.

Aside from the central romance, the film also touches on themes of friendship, family, and personal growth. Jake's interactions with the locals in the beach town, including the charming and quirky owner of the local diner played by Linda Darlow, help him rediscover his joy for life and his passion for writing.

The film's setting is also a highlight, as it beautifully showcases the beauty and serenity of small coastal towns. The sunny beach scenes, surfboards, and lively music are sure to put a smile on any viewer's face.

Overall, Just for the Summer is a fun and entertaining romantic comedy that is perfect for those looking for a feel-good movie to watch. The chemistry between Brant Daugherty and Hayley Sales is captivating, and the picturesque backdrop of the coastal town adds an extra layer of charm. With its light-hearted humor and relatable characters, this film is sure to leave its viewers with a warm and fuzzy feeling.

Just for the Summer is a 2020 romance movie. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0.

Just for the Summer
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    6.0  (1,057)