In Search of a Midnight Kiss is a rollicking comic ride and tender journey though love, sex, and modern romance in Los Angeles on New Year’s Eve.
Wilson (Scoot McNairy), a twenty-nine-year old guy who has just had the worst year of his life, is new to Los Angeles, has no date, no concrete plans and every intention of locking the doors and forgetting the last year ever happened. That is until his best friend, Jacob (Brian McGuire), browbeats him into posting a personal ad on Craig’s List. When Vivian (Sara Simmonds), a strong-willed woman hell bent on being with the right guy at the stroke of midnight responds, a chaotic, sometimes hilarious, sometimes touching journey through the black and white streets of L.A. begins. In the waning hours of the year, emotional vulnerability and bitterly honest humor seem to be waiting around every corner.
I have too many feelings for this. Maybe I'm just a little soft and I get emotional easily but this was pretty real and it put feelings out on display that many can relate to. the way the two main characters developed some sort of bond with one another wasn't overly cheesy which is hard to do with 'romance' flicks. Maybe I'm just over analyzing it, maybe I just viewed the cutest ending ever WHO KNOWS!
A very sweet and a little sad film concentrated on relationships; love and friendship, intertwined. A “regular guy” is pressured into posting a Craigslist personal ad where he describes himself as… read review