Hallmark movies bring out the festival spirit, excitement, and spark of love. The small countryside town is surrounded by nature’s ornaments of lovely dark forests and soothing mountains with soft sun rays and playfulness of the sweet winds. Two opposites love birds falling head over heel for each is the story’s heart. ‘A Summer Romance’ of 2019 is one such hallmark movie redefining the meaning of life and love. Centered around two young adults and their differences in respect of almost everything. But eventually ends as a happily ever after couple.
The story of ‘A Summer Romance’ sets in the little but peaceful town of Montana or as it is rather portrayed to the audience. But the actual place was later revealed to be Canada. Though the movie mention or even the signboards and addresses showcase the name Montana, a sub-region of the western United States, the film was shot in the region of British Colombia of Canada.
Director David Winning shared a picture of a shooting day on his Twitter handle. The place that can be identified from the picture is British Colombia. But he did not mention anything about the location. However, it was later confirmed by the makers, and the star casts that the location was indeed Canada. Apart from British Colombia, many scenes of the movie were also shot in Vancouver, another hustling bustling, diverse city of Canada.
Why ‘A Summer Romance’ was shot in Canada? Possible reasons and Facts
So far, we get to know that the hallmark movie, ‘A Summer Romance’ was shot in British Colombia and Vancouver. A scene from the movie shows the license plate of a car that reads Bighorn Montana. But what can be the possible reasons that ‘A Summer Romance’ displays Montana? The reasons can be linked to the fact that Canada provides minimal tax charges to production houses. This is why many production companies opt to choose Canada as a shooting location. On the other hand, Canada is a graceful and serene country which ensures a suitable backdrop for setup. Many hallmark movies for such advantages are shot in the fields of Canada.
Canada also receives a number of employments due to the shooting of various movies all through the year. So, from this, we can easily understand the reason why ‘A Summer Romance’ was shot in Canada.
Into the world of ‘A Summer Romance’
‘A Summer Romance’, like any other hallmark romantic movie, focuses on two young individuals and the growing love between them. Richard Belmot, played by Actor Ryan Paevey, a rich real estate businessman, drives over to Montana to buy a porch to build a lavish resort. However, the porch is owned by Samantha Walker, who goes by the name Sam, played by the actress Erin Krakow. The story moves further where Richard is trying his best to impress Sam into selling the porch but eventually ends up falling in love with her. Samantha, not being interested at first, teaches him the values of relations and loses her heart to Richard. The film beautifully portrays the differences between the arrogant city boy and a simple yet courageous country girl.
Talking about the casts of ‘A Summer Romance’, we cannot miss out on the talented actors and actresses besides the leads. Ava Grace Cooper played the role of little Annie Roberts. Liza Huget was in the role of Maryann. Buck Roberts was played by Kevin O’Grady. Stellina Rusich can be seen in the role of Trish Belmot and Billy Wickman in the role of Larry.