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Hilarious Trailer for New Rebel Wilson Comedy ‘Isn’t It Romantic’

Rebel Wilson gets caught in a real-life rom-com in the upcoming film Isn’t It Romantic, co-starring fellow Aussie Liam Hemsworth.

Wilson plays Natalie, a young woman who has grown up with a love for romantic-comedy movies, only to figure out that life, isn’t like the movies.

One day, however, she bumps her head and finds she awakens inside a literal romantic-comedy life, where everything is peachy, just like in the movies.

The film is reminiscent of the recent Amy Schumer comedy I Feel Pretty, which saw Schumer bump her head and wake up with a completely different outlook on her appearance (of which she was unhappy with prior).

Similarly, Isn’t It Romantic places Wilson’s character in a world that she had only ever dreamed of, where she has a fully stocked amazing apartment and a good-looking romantic partner.

She too is now living the life one only dreams of as featured in her favourite movies.

It’s a funny concept, but it’s Rebel Wilson that is the highlight in the film’s first trailer.

Her particular brand of humour, along with some clever writing make for some laugh-out-loud moments in the trailer.

The film is directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson, whose credits include the awesome horror-comedy The Final Girls (2015) and A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011).

Adam Devine, Liam Hemsworth and Priyanka Chopra round out the cast.

The film hits cinemas on 14 February 2019.

Nick Janks