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What is the most romantic film ever?

Please provide your reasons.

by Anonymousreply 18401/07/2013

"Brokeback Mountain". Because the movie seemed so realistic and possible. I wish that Jack and Ennis had ended up together at the end, but it could never have worked. It was one of the first "gay" films to capture "real" people. It was also the first romantic film that I, as a gay man, could relate to.

by Anonymousreply 112/29/2012

Maurice from 1987. Reason: Maurice and Scudder made the hottest gay couple ever. A beautiful movie based on a fantastic novel. I cherish this film.

by Anonymousreply 212/29/2012

The tragedy in BBM overtakes the romance.

For sheer, unironic romance in the movies, it's best to go all the way back to the '30s - HISTORY IS MADE AT NIGHT or LOVE AFFAIR.

by Anonymousreply 312/29/2012

Brief Encounter

by Anonymousreply 412/29/2012

It would be GREASE. JT and Livvy were sex personified. You could feel the intense sexual heat between the two lead actors and you just knew that they were bang-bang-banging in their trailers between takes.

by Anonymousreply 512/29/2012

Doctor Zhivago.

by Anonymousreply 612/29/2012

My top 5.

5) Legend of the Falls

4) Dirty Dancing

3) Ghost

2) Titanic

1) Casablanca

by Anonymousreply 712/29/2012

Annie Hall.

by Anonymousreply 812/29/2012

Brief Encounter

by Anonymousreply 912/29/2012

When Harry Met Sally

by Anonymousreply 1012/29/2012

Wings of Desire, because it's not so much about love as it is for the desire to love. Cocteau's Beauty and the Beast, Woody Allen's Manhattan, and WALL-E, for similar reasons.

by Anonymousreply 1112/29/2012

Top Gun. I loved the movie in high school and I lived the movie right after. I graduated, joined the navy and became a pilot. The only difference was that I ended up with the guy of my dreams instead of the hot chick.

by Anonymousreply 1212/29/2012

It's a tie between "Moonstruck" and "Roman Holiday."

I give the nod to RH because the ending is so damn perfectly bittersweet; truly the best ever in a romcom.

by Anonymousreply 1312/29/2012

"Shelter" --- I still get a warm feeling every time I see it. Great to cuddle with someone special while watching.

by Anonymousreply 1412/29/2012

History Is Made At Night

Brief Encounter

Humoresque

The Last Time I Saw Paris

Nothing But a Man

Starman

Until September

Mo' Better Blues

by Anonymousreply 1512/29/2012

Thanks, Della. Your input is always appreciated.

by Anonymousreply 1612/29/2012

R15 I love Starman. A great love story, and one that is not that well known these days.

by Anonymousreply 1712/29/2012

The Shop Around the Corner

A Room With a View

Sense and Sensibility

Cassablanca

It Happened One Night

The Last of the Mohicans (hot stud DDL)

An Affair to Remember

by Anonymousreply 1812/29/2012

The African Queen (1951)

by Anonymousreply 1912/29/2012

Love Actually. While it isn't the most romantic movie ever made it is one of the best about love. Breakfast at Tiffanys was a great romantic film. The ending with the rain and the cat is just so wonderful.

by Anonymousreply 2012/29/2012

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir. Because the ghost story makes the romance transcendent, beyond corporeal completion. and the Bernard Herrmann score.

by Anonymousreply 2112/29/2012

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S

by Anonymousreply 2212/29/2012

My friend says, "Elvira Madigan". Haven't seen it, so I'll go with, "Romeo and Juliet" (1968).

by Anonymousreply 2312/29/2012

Dut Yeung Nin Wa (In The Mood For Love) from 2000. A cantonese film with a touching story.

by Anonymousreply 2412/29/2012

Speaking of Breakfast at Tiffanys, was George Peppard gay? He was so beautiful. Really very handsome. He and Audrey made a perfect couple.

by Anonymousreply 2512/29/2012

MOONSTRUCK because I've never heard anything better than these words:

"But love don't make things nice, it ruins everything, it breaks your heart, it makes things a mess. We're not here to make things perfect. Snowflakes are perfect. The stars are perfect. Not us. We are here to ruin ourselves and break our hearts and love the wrong people and die! The storybooks are bullshit."

by Anonymousreply 2612/29/2012

Dr. Zhivago, Cocoon, Superman II (for the focus on hope and passion)

by Anonymousreply 2712/29/2012

Summertime

by Anonymousreply 2812/29/2012

R27 - Good call on Superman II. I'm glad someone else besides me saw that it was more than just a "superhero" movie. A terrific piece of cinema. Love it.

by Anonymousreply 2912/29/2012

Making Love

by Anonymousreply 3012/29/2012

This scene from Another Country. Absolutely unbeatable for its repressed fizzing desire.

"Well, here I am."

by Anonymousreply 3112/29/2012

Personal Best c-1982. The love of my life and I saw it on our first date. It will always remain a favourite. We're still together and passionately in love over thirty years later.

by Anonymousreply 3212/29/2012

I know I will get razzed for this but mine is Xanadu. I loved Olivia and Michael, the music, the clothes, the songs, the era... everything. I takes me back to a happier time that will never come back.

by Anonymousreply 3312/29/2012

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

by Anonymousreply 3412/29/2012

I'm glad that Brokeback Mountain made the top 10 of the link below. And thrilled that The Umbrellas of Cherbourg is number 2.

by Anonymousreply 3512/29/2012

Bridges of Madison County

by Anonymousreply 3612/29/2012

"Gone With The Wind". I know Scarlett was a cunt and unworthy of Rhett's love, but it is still the greatest movie ever made. There was great chemistry between Clark and Viv.

by Anonymousreply 3712/29/2012

Thorn Birds...especially the first half (approximately) before she had kids. The inability to be together coupled with subsequent rejection wrapped in deep love was heart breaking. Plays like a gay love story. It just gets me.

by Anonymousreply 3812/29/2012

I can never think of the mess of Xanadu with Pauline Kael's description of Neutron-Bomb as "a lightbulb on rollerskates".

by Anonymousreply 3912/29/2012

Any other gay ones besides "Maurice", "BBM", and "Shelter"?

by Anonymousreply 4012/29/2012

Maurice

Get Real

A Walk To Remember

by Anonymousreply 4112/29/2012

R39 ...or the classic one word review that I read back in 1980, which stated, "Xana-don't"

by Anonymousreply 4212/29/2012

Beautiful Thing.

by Anonymousreply 4312/29/2012

[all posts by right wing shit-stain # a removed.]

by Anonymousreply 4412/29/2012

Somewhere in Time -- The scene revealing the origin of the Jane Seymour photograph was awesome.

by Anonymousreply 4512/29/2012

Batman Forever. The chemistry between Val Kilmer (Batman) and Chris O'Donnell (Robin) gave me a throbber. I finally realized what had actually been going on in "the batcave".

by Anonymousreply 4612/29/2012

OMG R45 I was just thinking about Somewhere in Time and was about to post. That. Is. Freaky. I didn't think anyone would remember that movie. My favorite music was in this film, Rachmananov's Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini.

by Anonymousreply 4712/29/2012

CINEMA PARADISO

by Anonymousreply 4812/29/2012

Against All Odds

by Anonymousreply 4912/29/2012

Faster Pussycat, Kill, Kill

by Anonymousreply 5012/29/2012

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon". The end of that gets me the way other people implode at the end of "Titanic".

by Anonymousreply 5112/29/2012

R7, please never go to the movies again.

by Anonymousreply 5212/29/2012

"Get Real" is not romantic at all... Unless you were Ben's DUFF.

by Anonymousreply 5312/29/2012

"Love Story" (1970). It was the story of us...

by Anonymousreply 5412/29/2012

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot. A great, but semi-obscure, Clint Eastwood film from 1974. There is no way you can tell me that Clint and Jeff Bridges' characters were not "more than friends". That was a love story through and through. HOT.

by Anonymousreply 5512/29/2012

This is one of the most psychologically provoking questions asked out here in POP culture DL land.

Is romance tragic. Pretty with a happy ending. Gay only. Glossy and mannered. A series of mishaps. Grand or seedy. Restrained or passion driven. Unrequited or betrayal. Juvenile or 50 years on. Tough and hard won. Unexpected. All about loss and death.

The answer to the questions will reveal more than more than I care to.

Good topic though.

by Anonymousreply 5612/30/2012

Also, "Brief Encounter.". love Celia Johnson.

by Anonymousreply 5712/30/2012

Deliverance

by Anonymousreply 5812/30/2012

Mine was already mentioned above, Somewhere In Time. Jane Seymour was never more beautiful and Christopher Reeve was the hottest man to ever appear on film. I love watching Somewhere In Time and the first two Superman movies to drink in his timeless beauty. Somewhere In Time was a wonderful, but woefully overlooked, film. A classic all the way.

by Anonymousreply 5912/30/2012

Full Metal Jacket and Apocalypse Now

by Anonymousreply 6012/30/2012

It was just on TV tonight, bitches. "THE WAY WE WERE".

by Anonymousreply 6112/30/2012

The More the Merrier ... for the kiss scene.

by Anonymousreply 6212/30/2012

The Coal Miner's Daughter

Blue Sky

by Anonymousreply 6312/30/2012

The Way We Were

It's just heartbreaking that Katy and Hubbell jus can't be together. And it's all Hubbell's fault. He wouldn't even see his daughter. That's how much he loved Katy. He couldn't see the daughter because it meant risking falling apart in the presence of her mother.

by Anonymousreply 6412/30/2012

The Way We Were

by Anonymousreply 6512/30/2012

I finally "The Way We Were" and when it was over I wondered what all the hoopla was. She was an obnoxious shrew. Couldn't wait for it to end-same with "White Christmas"

by Anonymousreply 6612/30/2012

You're insane not to like White Christmas.

by Anonymousreply 6712/30/2012

[quote]"Gone With The Wind". I know Scarlett was a cunt and unworthy of Rhett's love, but it is still the greatest movie ever made. There was great chemistry between Clark and Viv.

Please, she was unworthy of his love? He knew all along she was in love with someone else but he thought he could make her love him. He even went so far as to rape her. I'll take a pass on Rhett's version of love.

by Anonymousreply 6812/30/2012

[quote]The Ghost and Mrs. Muir. Because the ghost story makes the romance transcendent, beyond corporeal completion. and the Bernard Herrmann score.

could not agree more. This movie is so romantic and haunting, and Herrmann's score is so beautiful.

by Anonymousreply 6912/30/2012

Good call r59. ITA.

"The Ghost And Mrs. Muir" is also wonderful. Along the same lines is "Wuthering Heights". I just watched it again today, having seen it numerous times. What I noticed this time is how unlikeable all the main characters are. For a movie of that era, I was surprised.

by Anonymousreply 7012/30/2012

The Story of Adele H.

Now, Voyager

Bull Durham

Notorious

Vertigo

and, of course, Casablanca

by Anonymousreply 7112/30/2012

Either "Somewhere in Time" or the 1939 version of "Wuthering Heights". Two stories about love that survives beyond death,

by Anonymousreply 7212/30/2012

Schindler's List

by Anonymousreply 7312/30/2012

Dawon's 50 Load Weekend, duh

by Anonymousreply 7412/30/2012

Notorious. I never get tired of that one.

by Anonymousreply 7512/30/2012

What's the deal with Shelter? It was top on Afterelton's greatest gay movies list, but I couldn't make it past the first half an hour. So many queens love it, what gives?

Love Brief Encounter.

Another one that I love is Dogfight - their relationship defines "getting off on the wrong foot" but over the course of their evening together it transforms and it's wonderful.

by Anonymousreply 7612/30/2012

Helloooo. Liz and Dick. Of couse

by Anonymousreply 7712/30/2012

I'm sorry, but some of you have terrible taste.

by Anonymousreply 7812/30/2012

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg or Lola, both directed by Jacques Demy.

by Anonymousreply 7912/30/2012

Jane Eyre

by Anonymousreply 8012/30/2012

"Wuthering Heights" is not only romantic but very passionate and sexy:

"Catherine Earnshaw, may you not rest so long as I live on! I killed you. Haunt me, then! Haunt your murderer! I know that ghosts have wandered on the Earth. Be with me always. Take any form, drive me mad, only do not leave me in this dark alone where I cannot find you. I cannot live without my life! I cannot die without my soul."

Kills me. Every time.

by Anonymousreply 8112/30/2012

Thanks R81 for reminding me to see Wuthering Heights again. I haven't seen it for a good 25 years...and well now that i am older that dialogue sounds so moving & intriguing !

by Anonymousreply 8212/30/2012

Flame away, but I love Notting Hill, and the way she sits with her head on Hugh Grant's lap at the end.

"After all... I'm just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her."

by Anonymousreply 8312/30/2012

Hands down the best version of Wuthering Heights was the PBS version.

Tom Hardy stars as Heathcliff.

by Anonymousreply 8612/30/2012

The King and I

by Anonymousreply 8712/30/2012

Pride and Prejudice.

by Anonymousreply 8812/30/2012

Nell

by Anonymousreply 8912/30/2012

Plata Quemada

by Anonymousreply 9012/30/2012

Brief encounter Brokeback Mountain Age of innocence

by Anonymousreply 9112/30/2012

Ladyhawke - Rutger Hauer and Michelle Pfeiffer were so beautiful. The ending still makes me cry.

by Anonymousreply 9212/30/2012

A Place in the Sun

Children of a Lesser God

White Palace

The End of the Affair

by Anonymousreply 9312/30/2012

I started the other thread, but "Remember the Night" is very romantic.

by Anonymousreply 9412/30/2012

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Love Affair (1939)

Voyage In Italy

Wall-E

Annie Hall

by Anonymousreply 9512/30/2012

Bette Davis HATED the score to Now, Voyager and felt it was too competitive with her performance to remain in the film. She demanded that it be scrapped and rescored. Somehow she lost that battle.

by Anonymousreply 9612/30/2012

I have to say It Happened One Night is romantic, especially the road trip part of it.

by Anonymousreply 9712/30/2012

The Piano.

by Anonymousreply 9812/30/2012

a little romance - adorable

somewhere in time - amazing

map of the human heart - so sad

say anything -

a vote for The thorn birds - when Father Ralph shows up at the honeymoon resort it was breathtaking.

by Anonymousreply 9912/30/2012

almost forgot:

The english patient. WOW

by Anonymousreply 10012/30/2012

The end of Jane Eyre turns me into a sobbing mess.

by Anonymousreply 10112/30/2012

Made for tv movies don't count. I looked it up in my guide. Take the score away from Somewhere In Time and it's the pits. Leonard Maltin hated it.

by Anonymousreply 10212/30/2012

Many of my favorites have already been mentioned, so -- like those who mentioned Superman II -- I'm going to select one from a genre not usually thought of with romance: The Fly (1986).

It's the only horror movie I've ever seen that not only scared the crap outta me but also had me crying at the end -- it's the romance between Jeff Goldblum and Geena Davis that really pulls you into the story (even John Getz as the jealous third wheel is sympathetic). It's a romantic tragedy masquerading as horror.

by Anonymousreply 10312/30/2012

Out Of Africa

by Anonymousreply 10412/30/2012

Picnic. Written by GAY William Inge!

by Anonymousreply 10512/30/2012

Wow. It took 95 replies to get to 'eternal sunshine of the spotless mind'.

by Anonymousreply 10612/30/2012

Peggy Sue Got Married is also romantic and wistful - even if Nicolas Cage nearly ruins the movie.

by Anonymousreply 10712/30/2012

r81 I love the 1992 version of "Wuthering Heights", starring Juliette Binoche and Ralph Fiennes. Fiennes was at the height of his beauty(hated the black dye-job, though).

The scene where Heathcliff breaks into the parlor so he can hold Cathy one last time absolutely kills me:

by Anonymousreply 10812/30/2012

Another vote for the ghost and mrs muir. Gene tierny is so lovely and Rex is wonderful. So sad and lovely

by Anonymousreply 10912/30/2012

Speaking of Ghost & Ms Muir...I would so do it with the ghost of Gary Cooper, Cary Grant, Tyrone Power, Errol Flynn,

by Anonymousreply 11012/30/2012

I loved "Splendor in the Grass".

by Anonymousreply 11112/30/2012

Rex Harrison was a real asshole to woman. Fyi

by Anonymousreply 11212/30/2012

Even so - he is wonderful in the film. However, Gene Tierney is incredible. She did the entire film with a cast on her leg. Those who say Tierney was beautiful but could not act need to see this film. Heartbreaking.

by Anonymousreply 11312/30/2012

Totally agree, r113. A very underrated actress. Love her.

by Anonymousreply 11412/30/2012

City of Angels

by Anonymousreply 11512/30/2012

The inimitable Helen Lawson in Fanny Hurst's "Back Street."

by Anonymousreply 11612/30/2012

What's Up Doc?

by Anonymousreply 11712/30/2012

I think Frank Capra was a true romantic. Many say his movies are corny, but I think "It's a Wonderful Life" and "Broadway Bill" are very romantic (even though the latter is about a horse and does not star Sarah Jessica Parker).

by Anonymousreply 11812/30/2012

The Enchanted Cottage.

by Anonymousreply 11912/30/2012

Fried Green Tomatoes.

by Anonymousreply 12012/30/2012

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

by Anonymousreply 12112/30/2012

Prelude to a Kiss

by Anonymousreply 12212/30/2012

Angels in America. (It was a love story to all of us)

by Anonymousreply 12312/31/2012

Eat Pray Love

When he says "its time'..... I melt.

by Anonymousreply 12412/31/2012

Since I feel zero connection to or understanding of any and all straight people romances, that excludes all of them. So I will go with Beautiful Thing, Trick, Yossi and Jagger, and Shelter

by Anonymousreply 12512/31/2012

Who keeps posting "Eternal Sunshine"? That wasn't a romantic film, it was a film about a relationship that could never have worked, and the value of memory - even painful memories.

"The Empire Strikes Bad" had a more real romance.

by Anonymousreply 12612/31/2012

r126, what Eternal Sunshine was saying was that, despite the hell we go through with our partners, if we love them enough, it's worth going through.

by Anonymousreply 12712/31/2012

I think Before Sunrise takes the cake. There is something so romantic about it, about the fact that they had such chemistry but would never see the relationship through to fruition. It's like they had a very condensed relationship with all the good stuff and none of the bad stuff. And that it was so effortless. I'm surprised this wasn't mentioned earlier.

by Anonymousreply 12812/31/2012

I liked Before Sunset better.

by Anonymousreply 12912/31/2012

I hated Eternal Sunshine. The two characters were so annoying I didn't care that they weren't together or couldn't remember.

by Anonymousreply 13012/31/2012

I thought before sunset had a good premise but ended up being a snooze. I decided then & there that I hated Ethan hawke.

by Anonymousreply 13112/31/2012

Shakespeare In Love

by Anonymousreply 13212/31/2012

I am VERY disappointed with my legion of fans. Not one person has named "Swept Away" from 2000. It was the definitive romance of our time. What the hell is the world coming to?

by Anonymousreply 13312/31/2012

Big Eden.

by Anonymousreply 13412/31/2012

Love Story. Very stagey and overly dramatic but if you didn't get some at the end of that movie you might have had love dyslexia.

R15 I thought about Until September recently. I will say that it was sappy and it was odd because it was the American girl in Paris.Not a bad movie Theirry Llermite and Karen Allen certainly looked good if anything else.

by Anonymousreply 13512/31/2012

The only reason I can think of for "Weekend" not to have been mentioned already is because most of you bitches haven't seen it. Do. It's fantastic.

by Anonymousreply 13612/31/2012

"Persuasion" with Amanda Root and Ciaran Hinds.

by Anonymousreply 13712/31/2012

Rocky. It has a touching, authentic love story at its core.

by Anonymousreply 13812/31/2012

Amelie. I loved Audrey Tautou and Mathieu Kassovitz in this. The costumes, the colours, the music - everything worked.

by Anonymousreply 13901/01/2013

Truly Madly Deeply

by Anonymousreply 14001/01/2013

The phone-sharing scene in "It's a Wonderful Life" is the most romantic scene ever, IMO.

by Anonymousreply 14101/01/2013

Surprised nobody has mentioned that darling of the little independent film world, Albert Nobbs. Glennie was such a tour de force--writing it, producing it, starring, and even writing and singing the theme song! Why, I wouldn't be surprised if she foot the entire $30,000 budget! And let's be honest, I've never seen her look better!

by Anonymousreply 14201/01/2013

Albert Nobbs was a stupid movie. Hollywood is so into repression.

by Anonymousreply 14301/02/2013

I like a love story where there is a meeting of the minds between the two people. A love story that isn't up to top quality can play better just with this approach.

by Anonymousreply 14401/02/2013

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

by Anonymousreply 14501/02/2013

R145 I cried at the end of that one. I felt that was the first gay bromance film of the modern era. Two friends who would do almost anything for one another.

R142 Glennie is one of the greats BUT she made one fugly dude!

R141 Donna Reed was such a fabulous beauty wasn't she? What chemistry between those two.

by Anonymousreply 14601/02/2013

The Little Foxes. The love Regina had for money surpasses even mine.

by Anonymousreply 14701/02/2013

Shawshank, as quirky as it seems.

When Andy has Red go find the money box under the tree to escape and start a new life over the border I think it means he asking him to start afresh with him.

The place has significant meaning to Andy and he could have put the box anywhere else.

by Anonymousreply 14801/02/2013

The Crying Game, Harold and Maude. Refreshingly unconventional love stories, uplifting and witty.

The Remains Of The Day. Anthony Hopkins' character's inability to express his feelings, letting love slip away, and doing nothing about it. So heartwrenchingly real.

by Anonymousreply 14901/02/2013

An Affair to Remember - the Cary Grant/Deborah Kerr version.

by Anonymousreply 15001/02/2013

This,isn't a ,o e, it's television, but it's the episode that ends with Niles and Daphne deciding to get married. Ehen Daphne tells lies that she doesn't want all the fuss of a big wedding, she must wants to be his wife. There is a brief pause, then Niles, silly germaphobe, pretentious, uptight, effete little Ninles takes,her by the arm and they go off to get married. It was charming, romantic and manly.DHP has romantic potential. Go figure. In his own way, Nilr was Rhett Butler sweeping g Scarlette up the stairs, and DHP, in his own understated manly way, had his Clark Gable moment.

by Anonymousreply 15101/02/2013

R25: I know he slept with women. My mother was in the foreign service and met him in Africa in the early 60s. She was unmarried (women had to be at that time) and had a romance with GP. She has a photograph thanking her for the most charming weeks of his life. Mother was stunning.

by Anonymousreply 15201/02/2013

The French Lieutenant's Woman

by Anonymousreply 15301/02/2013

Romeo and Juliet ('67 film)

Sophie's Choice

Gone With the Wind

Dr. Z

Brokeback Mountain

Splendor in the Grass

Maurice (the unrequited love between the protagonist and Hugh's character.)

Silver Lining Playbook (did I get that right?) now playing is pretty romantic.

The Way We Were

by Anonymousreply 15401/02/2013

My Own Private Idaho

by Anonymousreply 15501/02/2013

Weekend (2011)

by Anonymousreply 15601/02/2013

This is the most romantic scene ever.

by Anonymousreply 15701/02/2013

Agree with weekend, the parting scene at the end was incredibly romantic.

R157, what is that clip from?

by Anonymousreply 15801/02/2013

Bent

by Anonymousreply 15901/02/2013

A Very Long Engagement. Genuine chemistry, lots of struggle, and an ambiguous ending.

by Anonymousreply 16001/03/2013

Enchanted - The ballroom scene is so romantic

Beauty and the Beast

Sound of Music

by Anonymousreply 16101/03/2013

Star Trek III: The Search for Spock.

by Anonymousreply 16201/03/2013

latter Days

by Anonymousreply 16301/03/2013

Cruising, Looking For Mr. Goodbar, or Silence of the Lambs

by Anonymousreply 16401/03/2013

R162 - Actually, that was kind of a love story. A man risking all for his best friend/the love of his life. I can totally see it. As a matter of fact, one of the most touching love scenes ever was the end of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. Spock's death scene is one of the most tear-jerking expressions of love ever put to celluloid. Live long & prosper.

by Anonymousreply 16501/03/2013

There is something so wonderfully OTT about History Is Made At Night. I love the way it shifts gears from love story to murder mystery to disaster epic back to love story.

by Anonymousreply 16601/03/2013

I forgot to add the chemistry between Charles Boyer and Jean Arthur helped a lot. He was so suave and exotic, and she was so cornfed all-American. You wouldn't put them together, but they pull it off in fine style with great performances.

by Anonymousreply 16701/03/2013

Children of Paradise.

by Anonymousreply 16801/03/2013

New Year'S Eve.

by Anonymousreply 16901/03/2013

Laura

by Anonymousreply 17001/03/2013

Yet another vote for "Shelter."

by Anonymousreply 17101/03/2013

Schindler's LIst

by Anonymousreply 17201/03/2013

"From Justin to Kelly"

by Anonymousreply 17301/03/2013

Gay Romance: Shelter Latter Days

Romantic comedies: While You were Sleeping Jerry Mcguire Just Like Heaven Chasing Amy

Romantic music/dance: The Mambo Kings (especially for the brotherly love) Strictly Ballroom Once

Romantic Old Timey: Sabrina (Audrey Hepburn/Humphrey Bogart although remake was nice too) The African Queen An Affair to Remember

Romantic Nod to Jane Austen: Sense & Sensibility Pride & Prejudice

Romantic Sci Fi/Fantasy: The Princess Bride Star Wars trilogy The Terminator#1 Starman Stargate Somewhere in Time

by Anonymousreply 17401/04/2013

What about Sleepless in Seattle? I was just wondering to myself whatever happened to the actor who played the boy Jonah in the film? Anyone know?7

by Anonymousreply 17501/04/2013

Booty Call

Soul Plane

by Anonymousreply 17601/04/2013

Zeffirelli's "Romeo and Juliet"

by Anonymousreply 17701/04/2013

Kiss of the Spider Woman

by Anonymousreply 17801/04/2013

Violent Summer (1959) with an incandescent Eleanora Rossi Drago and a young Jean-Louis Trintignant.

by Anonymousreply 17901/05/2013

The Bitter Tea of General Yen, with Nils Asther and Barbara Stanwyck. My favorite of all her (and Frank Capra's) movies, and their most romantic.

Beautiful Thing.

Summertime.

Doctor Zhivago.

by Anonymousreply 18001/05/2013

Enchanted

Leap Year

by Anonymousreply 18101/06/2013

Ooohh Strictly Ballroom. I love that movie. I guess I have to change my vote. Paul Mercurio's giant ass has the romance category all sewn up.

by Anonymousreply 18201/06/2013

Humoresque, Casablanca, When Harry Met Sally

by Anonymousreply 18301/06/2013

Jaws....the porno version.

by Anonymousreply 18401/07/2013
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