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Safe Haven: Josh Duhamel, Julianne Hough Strive to Put 'Notebook' Comparisons to Rest

Safe Haven co-stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough strive to put The Notebook comparisons to rest with this "darker" and "more suspenseful" thriller-meets-love story.

Asked about embodying a classic Nicholas Sparks character, Duhamel said: "There are expectations and pressures that you feel, but at the same time, I really wanted to focus on telling our stories as honestly as we could."