The Lovebirds is a 2020 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter and screenplay by Aaron Abrams and Brendan Gall, from a story by Abrams, Gall, and Martin Gero. The film stars Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani, as well as Paul Sparks, Anna Camp, and Kyle Bornheimer, and follows a couple who goes on the run after witnessing a murder.
Originally scheduled to be a theatrical release by Paramount Pictures on April 3, 2020, the film was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic closing theaters worldwide. Its rights were then sold to Netflix, which released the film digitally on May 22, 2020. The film received generally positive reviews from critics, with praise for Rae and Nanjiani's performances.