Romances and romantic comedies are probably my favorite movie genres but they're not ones that I spend a lot of time thinking about. Nevertheless I find myself periodically reading something or listening to something that revives my interest in the subject. Currently, Grantland is having a Rom-Com week. I find myself pushing back against a lot of the theories I've heard so far (full disclosure: I'm generally pushing back against male critics) and yet I haven't quite synthesized my own feelings o