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Movie Trailer for Leap Year Starring Amy Adams and Matthew Goode

Movie Preview: Amy Adams in Leap Year

You can rarely accuse a romantic comedy of being original, and the set up for Leap Year is no different. Amy Adams stars as Anna, a woman who's waiting for her boyfriend (Adam Scott) to propose when she learns that according to Irish tradition, women are "allowed" to propose to men on February 29, leap day. She chases him to Dublin and when she's diverted to Wales, meets a handsome stranger (Matthew Goode) who makes her rethink her scheme and relationship. Stop groaning.

I know the movie sounds cliche and sexist, yet I can't dismiss anything with Adams in it — her charm is just too powerful! Seriously, though, amid the mildly offensive plot details and too-familiar setting (how many times have we seen that stuck-in-the-road-while-cows-cross scene?), Adams still shines along with her freakishly dreamy foil, Matthew Goode. Take a look at the trailer to see for yourself, and watch out for a small bit from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's Kaitlin Olson, when you


Leap Year comes out January 8, 2010.

redchick152 redchick152 7 years
amy is so stinkin cute, but i'll probably end up Netflixing this.
melissaS melissaS 7 years
zeze I thought the same thing too. I just watched Chasing Liberty and can see some similarities. Matthew goode is so cute and I adore Amy adams
Phorrest99 Phorrest99 7 years
This looks cute! I'm a sucker for a good rom-com :)
TheEnchantedOne TheEnchantedOne 7 years
Oooh I wanna see this :)
verily verily 7 years
Only once every four years? Good lord. Pass.
WhatTheFrockBlog WhatTheFrockBlog 7 years
Wow, this looks TERRIBLE. So sexist.
hiptobesquare hiptobesquare 7 years
I agree, Mathew Goode is freakishly dreamy.
tlsgirl tlsgirl 7 years
You're right, I was definitely groaning at the end of that first paragraph. I'll probably watch it when it comes on TV, but I wouldn't go out of my way to see it.
jhilly123 jhilly123 7 years
Definitely going to watch this-I really like Amy Adams. Plus, I loved Matthew in Chasing Liberty, I won't lie, I thought he was really cute. And I really like romantic comedies so it's a win-win-win.
zeze zeze 7 years
This looks too cute! Although, Matthew Goode is playing basically the same exact character from "Chasing Liberty" its even weirder because the girl in this movie is also named Anna, so even the lines come across as from that other movie. Still gonna watch it though.. :)
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