There’s just something about a romantic period romance that gets us into the summer vibe, and as luck would have it, Netflix has The Last Letter from Your Lover coming this summer. In fact, the streaming giant has more than a few new romantic movies on the menu.
From teen rom-coms like He’s All That to baseline romantic comedies like Resort to Love, Netflix’s summer movie slate has plenty of love in the air for every taste in the romance genre. But we have a feeling The Last Letter from Your Lover will really strike a chord.
For starters, The Last Letter from Your Lover has many things going for it that will make it an undeniable must-watch for all romance fans. First and foremost, the movie is based on a book by an author with experience in bringing their sweeping love stories to screen.
Not to mention, the upcoming romantic drama with a touch of period piece flair has a pair of fan-favorite leading stars that will definitely draw all kinds of moviegoers in. Below, we’re sharing all of the details, including the full cast, the synopsis, the release date and a first-look at the movie!
The Last Letter from Your Lover release date
The new Netflix original romantic drama will make its streaming debut on Friday, July 23 in the United States. However, the film doesn’t premiere in Scandinavia until July 30 and in the United Kingdom and Ireland until August 6.
The Last Letter from Your Lover synopsis
Based on the novel of the same name by author Jojo Moyes, who also wrote the wildly popular best-seller that inspired the blockbuster romantic drama movie Me Before You, The Last Letter from Your Lover stars Felicity Jones as journalist Ellie Haworth.
While digging into a series of love letters that unfolds the love affair of 1960s socialite Jennifer Stirling (Shailene Woodley), Ellie finds a love story of her own blossoming with a handsome archivist (Nabhaan Rizwan) in the midst of their investigation into Jennifer’s past.
The Last Letter from Your Lover cast
Of course, the film features leading stars in Shailene Woodley and Felicity Jones, who each serve as executive producers on the romantic drama. The Last Letter from Your Lover also stars Callum Turner, Nabhaan Rizwan, Joe Alwyn (who happens to be the boyfriend of Taylor Swift and the inspiration of her hit song “Lover”), Ncuti Gatwa, Diana Kent and Ben Cross.
The Last Letter from Your Lover trailer
Thankfully, you can already catch a first glimpse at the charming new Netflix original romance. The streaming service dropped a sneak peek at the movie in May 2021, well in advance of the film’s summer premiere.
Watch the official trailer in the video below!
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