There is nothing better than watching a movie when you want to escape your own reality. I have to admit, I'm a sucker for a good rom com. Even better than that, I always love watching a film that's shot in hometown so I can casually point out all the obvious landmarks in the background.\nREAD ALSO: 11 TV Shows And Movies Coming To Netflix Canada In September 2018 That You Don't Want To Miss\nWell, if you like romantic comedies, you may recognize the streets of Toronto in a new movie releasing this weekend. "Little Italy" comes out on August 24 and has tons of ties to Canada.\n@littleitalyfilmembedded via\nNot only was the movie shot entirely in Toronto, it also stars Hayden Christensen who is actually from Vancouver, BC. You may recognize him from his major role-playing Anakin Skywalker (aka Darth Vader) in "Star Wars" episodes two and three.\nChristensen plays Leo Campo and stars alongside Emma Roberts, who plays Nikki Angioli. The film tells a story very similar to Shakespeares "Romeo and Juliet," only with less death and more pizza.\n@littleitalyfilmembedded via\nThe movie also stars Andrew Phung, who most people know as Kimchee on the CBC comedy "Kim's Convenience." He plays Luigi, a friend of Leo.\nIt also includes acting veterans Alyssa Milano, known for her roles in "Charmed" and the new controversial Netflix series "Insatiable", and Jane Seymour from "Jane The Virgin" and "Wedding Crashers." Plus the comedian Adam Ferrara is also part of the family!\n@littleitalyfilmembedded via\n@littleitalyfilmembedded via\nThe film had its premiere event on August 22 at the Scotiabank Theatre on John Street in Toronto. The cast came out to the event to watch the film in the city it was created in.\nREAD ALSO: A New Movie Is Being Shot In Toronto About Legalizing Cannabis And The Cast Is 100% Canadian\nHayden Christensen attends Little Italy World Premiere at Scotiabank Theatre on August 22, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. 🇮🇹🎥🎬😍#HaydenChristensen #LittleItalyFilm #Toronto pic.twitter.com/l3p7XYj9tJ\n— 🥀Ginna 🥀 (@Ginna_Ren) August 23, 2018\nAbout last night 😍✨ The cast of Little Italy celebrated the World Premiere with a red carpet and lots of pizza ❤️ Don’t miss #LittleItalyFilm in theatres this Friday! pic.twitter.com/XYbo9aV6wA\n— eOne Films (@eOnefilms) August 23, 2018\nWe’re live from the premiere of Little Italy with the cast, #JaneSeymour #EmmaRoberts and #HaydenChristensen! @littleitalyfilm pic.twitter.com/IxqNfxhlfJ\n— Pizza Nova (@PizzaNova) August 22, 2018\nBelieve it or not, even Ludacris gave "Little Italy" a shout out! His friend and fellow Canadian, Vinay Virmani is a producer on the film.\nSupport those who support me! Check out the trailer for @littleitalyfilm produced by my friend @vinayvirmani24🇨🇦 August 24th / 🇺🇸 Sept 21@littleitaltyfilm@eonefilms@lionsgatehttps://t.co/thtUJSkwbn pic.twitter.com/2UTauImbRN\n— Ludacris (@Ludacris) August 23, 2018\nWhether you love a good love story or just want to see how many places you recognize from around the city, it's nice to see more Hollywood movies being shot in Canada!\nThe romantic comedy "Little Italy" is releasing in Canadian theatres on August 24 and in American Theatres on September 21.