- Tue Apr 4, 2006, 9:39 AM GMT
New Line has acquired Jared Bush's spec script Save the Date and set up the romantic comedy with Chris Bender and JC Spink through their Benderspink pREAD MORE
After an ill-timed and very public marriage proposal, fiercely independent Sarah (Caplan) breaks up with her overeager boyfriend Kevin (Arend). Sarah turns to her sister Beth (Brie) for support, but Beth is too busy obsessing over the details of her own wedding to Kevin's band mate, Andrew (Starr). When Sarah suddenly finds herself caught up in an intense rebound romance with the adorable Jonathan (Webber), she is forced to examine her own fears of commitment and vulnerability. With honesty, heart, and humor, all five struggle with the trials, happiness, and pain of modern love. In the end Sarah must decide - is it better to stay safely single or to risk it all on love?
Filmmaker Michael Mohan ('One Too Many Mornings') returns to the Sun- dance Film Festival with a bittersweet screenplay he wrote with famed graphic novelist Jeffrey Brown and co-writer Egan Reich. At turns funny, sad, and sweet, "Save the Date" is a sincere story about the familial and romantic bonds that form us all.