Q Night at the Movies embraces the joys and perils of romance this week. We start the night off with Hollywood Idols discussing the career and life of Casablanca star, Ingrid Bergman. Then on On Story, screenwriters of some modern day romantic comedies explain what they consider when writing their screenplays. Finally, Sleepless In Seattle tells the story of two people who fall in love at a weird time in their respective lives.
Hollywood Idols Ingrid Bergman Remembered at 7 p.m.
Ingrid Bergman possessed a natural and vulnerable persona, which was both genuine and alluring. Her cinematic contributions included such movie classics as Casablanca and Anastasia. Appearing together for the first time, Ingrid’s daughters Pia Lindstrom and Isabella Rossellini take a personal look back at their mother’s life beyond Bergman’s acting career.
On Story Romantic Comedies at 7:30 p.m.
The screenwriters behind Never Been Kissed, Safe Haven, Going the Distance and He’s Just Not That Into You contemplate the important balance of relationship, conflict and originality when creating romantic comedies. Followed by the short film, Do Over by David Fabelo.
All-star Film Collection Sleepless In Seattle at 8 p.m.
A recently engaged newswoman (Meg Ryan) becomes obsessed with meeting a grieving widower (Tom Hanks) she heard on a late-night radio call-in show.