it’s a great effort despite a bizarre, out-of-left-field ending.
In the final reels, the narrative goes off the rails.
What sparks Nicholas Sparks flicks are the sparks. The romantic sparks, that is.
The stars of ‘Safe Haven’ stopped by Talk Philly, along with famed author Nicholas Sparks.
This is an adaptation of the 2008 novel of the same name, a comfort-food romantic drama that may be formulaic but that delivers dependably for its target audience.