Just the Way You Are
In “Just the Way You Are,” Candace Cameron Bure stars as Jennie Wreitz, a successful matchmaker who’s suddenly lost the spark in her own marriage after 15 years. With their union about to fall apart, Jennie insists her husband Ian goes on a blind date – with her! By rediscovering each other as “newly mets,” they get a second chance to fall in love for the first time all over again.
Married couples sometimes get caught up in life with a busy schedule at work and home, and “Just the Way You Are” is that kind of story. Jennie and Ian both have flourishing careers. Ian is busy in architecture and Jennie in the matchmaking business. But after their 15-year anniversary, Jennie knows there is something amiss—namely, the romance and intimacy that was once there. Yes, they still love each other, but can they find what they are looking for to bring the spark back?This movie is a wonderful, entertaining and charming movie that may even help others refresh their relationships. It shows the important lessons of marriage, and that being a family and working together as a couple is necessary no matter what comes up in life. Couples start out with that freshness of love, but as time goes by, they sometimes take each other for granted and need to find what brought them together.