‘The Vow’ should probably be forgotten

Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum in 'The Vow'
Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum in ‘The Vow’

There are few phrases that will make me cringe as badly as the words “Inspired by True Events” do when I see them on a movie screen before a film begins.  The fear that liberties taken by those who adapted the true story for the screen will harm rather than enhance the presentation of the tale is a fear born of long experience.  Those fears come home to roost in The Vow.

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