We have no doubt that Netflix has an enormous library of romantic-comedy films on the streaming platform. Netflix is launching its own originals in this particular genre, but also bringing other independent feature films on our plate. One such recent addition to Netflix is 2019 romantic comedy Can You Keep a Secret?, starring Alexandra Daddario and Tyler Hoechlin. The film revolves around two people who instantly fall in love but hide their most precious secrets to look more attractive to the other person.
However, just because Netflix added films to its library, doesn’t mean you should watch it. So, here’s everything you need to know to decide if you should watching Can You Keep a Secret? on Netflix or not.
Can You Keep a Secret? release date
Can You Keep a Secret? came out in theaters in North America on September 13th, 2019. However, now it’s streaming on Netflix, just in time for a valentine’s binge.
The cast of Can You Keep a Secret?
Alexandra Daddario plays the role of Emma Corrigan and Tyler Hoechlin plays the role of Jack Harper. The other cast includes:
- Sunita Mani as Lissy
- Laverne Cox as Cybill
- Kimiko Glenn as Gemma
- Bobby Tisdale as Doug
- Kate Easton as Artemis
- David Ebert as Connor Martin
- Robert King as Casey
- Sam Asghari as Omar
What do the critics say?
The film Can You Keep a Secret? has received very mixed reviews from critics. IMDb has rated the film as 5.3/10. The film has scored 29% on Rotten Tomatoes by the critics and scored 39% at the audience meter. The film has earned $1.6 million, which is comparatively low for American markets.
Variety’s review of the film read, “Overall, Can You Keep a Secret forges its identity as a serviceable romp for those who enjoy films based on postfeminism fiction.”
While reviewing the film, FilmWeek critics said “I’m kind of amazed that this movie still gets made today — it feels like a throwback to really vapid, perky late-90s romantic comedies, like something you’d watch while laying back on the couch with a cold or the flu.”
Looks like streaming Can You Keep a Secret? on Netflix will be a choice you need to make with such reviews. Will you be watching this film? Comment down below?