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Why Men Hate The Notebook

By Davina Dummer, BounceBack Editorial Staff

Ask any girl what they think of the movie The Notebook and her eyes will change, she'll say “Oh I love that movie,” and visibly melt before your eyes. Ask a guy what he thinks of the movie and he’ll pull a face and mutter with utter contempt “Ugh, I hate that movie.” So why are there such opposing views of the film between the sexes? And why do men hate it more than every oth...

 
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  • i think am kinda in a situation smiler and i dont know what am doing is correct but i feel ok wiht it. I love my boyfriend but one day he stared behaving difference , kept asking him why he change what happened. He ...

  • I am a woman, and I absolutely hate that movie. It is so cheesey and unrealistic. On the other side of the coin, my brother likes it. I hate when articles make such general statements about a person\'s behavior base...

  • I am a man and I actually love the movie. I have a wide range of interests in movies. I am also in the military. I hate it when they paint men with a broad stroke and say all men hate something when all men don\...

    • 16 Jul 2012
    • Posted by loki

    This is exactly what women want! Men, you should be more like Noah, and women, you know you wouldn't be happy with Lon, even if he gave you everything you wanted. When you go crazy, who would you rather have at your...

  • I just think Ryan Gosling is hot, so I\'m sure men are probably jealous when they have to live up to these kinds of characters!

     
  • notebook fan...guilty

    i feel this is soo true because i absolutely love the notebook and my boyfriend hates it so i believe this gives me a reason why he dislikes it soo mucs but i sometimes do wish he can be like Noah...i mean don't we...

  • Not always...

    • 02 Aug 2011
    • Posted by JaimeW

    Actually, my husband LOVED that movie. I hated it. When we stopped being "just friends" and started dating, we talked it over and kind of realized we had very different backgrounds. His parents were childhood sweeth...

  • Women Hate "The Notebook" too...

    While I agree with your commentary on why "The Notebook" is a source of annoyance for men, why is it assumed that all women like this movie too? I may sound extremely jaded, but as someone who has lived a little lif...