TODAY | February 12, 2013
>>> let's bring in josh duhamel , co-star of "safe haven." great to see you.
>> the latest movie version of the nicholas sparks ' novel. this is not a chick flick , right?
>> uh, well, i don't really know what that means, you know. i don't think we give guys enough credit.
>> you know who cried a lot? i did.
>> you say you are a touchy, feely kind of guy, right?
>> julianne was here yesterday, julianne hough . she says there's parts where you're crying, she's crying.
>> i'm crying? well, sure.
>> an emotional scene.
>> you know, a lot of it has to do with my -- i'm raising two kids. we're still dealing with the grief of losing my wife a couple of years earlier and then julianne comes to town. so it's mostly, you know -- a lot of this movie has to do with these kids and how my relationship with them is going until she comes. so, it's a beautiful movie, shot in north carolina . and it's very much a thriller.
>> you have a makeout scene, couple of makeout scenes with julianne .
>> i do.
>> to be comfortable, you had a face-to-face with ryan seacrest ?
>> yeah. i wish i never would have brought that up.
>> what happened?
>> well, you know, it was out of respect for him and his relationship with her mostly because, you know, these movies are very intimate and i just wanted to -- listen, you don't have to worry about anything, you know.
>> cool with that, right?
>> ryan was more cool with it than i was. so, it was -- yeah, it was an awkward conversation.
>> created some awkwardness.
>> i created something i didn't need to.
>> that opens on valentine's day. but what will you be doing on valentine's day?
>> i'll be dressing up as horny cupid.
>> a what?
>> he said corny cupid.
>> that's what he said.
>> i thought he said cornucopia.
>> that's thanksgiving.
>> wrong holiday.
>> always good to have you here. and it's a chick flick /thriller.
>> there you go.
>> with tears and making out.