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Movie Couples and Dynamic Duos

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1. Stand by Me (1986)
~ = Chris & Gordie

(Clearly Chris and Gordie are best friends. They share many moments talking about things that they don't tell to Vern and Teddy. Chris is like a brother and a father to Gordie.
"Wish the hell I was your dad. You wouldn't be goin' around talkin' about takin' these stupid shop courses if I was. It's like God gave you something, man, all those stories you can make up. And He said, "This is what we got for ya, kid. Try not to lose it." Kids lose everything unless there's someone there to look out for them. And if your parents are too fucked up to do it, then maybe I should.")
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People who added this item 7799  Average listal rating (4991 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
2. Edward Scissorhands (1990)
♥ = Edward & Kim

(Edward falls in love with Kim but she at first doesn't feel the same. Slowly she begins to love Edward and saves him from her thuggish boyfriend Jim and lies to the townspeople that Edward is dead to prevent them from harming him. But Edward and Kim will never see each other again. She is the elderly narrator of the story, telling the story to her grandchild.)
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People who added this item 1360  Average listal rating (887 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.9 
3. The Boondock Saints (1999)
~ = Connor & Murphy MacManus

Brothers, fighting against evil. Connor is Murphy's family and Murphy is Connor's family. Bound in blood.
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People who added this item 906  Average listal rating (546 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
4. Notorious (1946)
♥ = Devlin & Alicia
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People who added this item 8140  Average listal rating (5215 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.9 
5. Fight Club (1999)
♥ = The Narrator and Marla Singer

(not the usual kind of couple but at the end I would dare to say that they are a couple)

~ = The Narrator and Tyler Durden

(even though they are the same person)
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People who added this item 3961  Average listal rating (2446 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
6. Brokeback Mountain (2005)
♥ = Jack Twist & Ennis del Mar

(Jack and Ennis meet and fall in love on Brokeback Mountain. But they both go their separate ways to start a family. Still their relationship lasts over twenty years. In the end Jack is killed.)
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People who added this item 885  Average listal rating (449 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.1 
7. My Own Private Idaho (1991)
~ "♥" = Scott Favor & Mike

(Mike is in love with Scott but both being hustlers, Scott tells him he can't love him because he doesn't get paid for it and that "two guys can't love each other". They travel together to Italy. But Scott falls in love with a young woman and goes back to U.S with her, leaving Mike to return home on his own. Mike is once again lost but somehow gets back to Portland. Scott has become his father's successor and doesn't acknowledge his former friend Mike and mentor Bob.)
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People who added this item 4366  Average listal rating (2861 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
8. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
♥ = Jack & Sally
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People who added this item 1574  Average listal rating (957 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
9. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)
♥ ~ = Mikael & Lisbeth

(they have sex but end up being just friends)
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People who added this item 1147  Average listal rating (622 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.6 
10. Funny Games (1997)
~ = Peter and Paul

(Two polite fellas that go from house to house torturing rich families. And they do it all for fun.)
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11. Casino Royale (2006)
♥ = Vesper Lynd & James Bond

(When a bulding is collapsing to the Grand Canal, Bond finds Vesper inside the building imprisoned in a lift but as he tries to save her, she locks herself inside. Bond breaks into the lift and pulls Verper's body onto the roof, and tries to resuscitate her. But Vesper is dead.)
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People who added this item 206  Average listal rating (98 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
12. Beautiful Thing (1996)
♥ = Ste & Jamie
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People who added this item 4161  Average listal rating (2689 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
13. Moulin Rouge! (2001)
♥ = Christian & Satine

(Christian fells in love with courtesan Satine. They secretly spend time together even though Satine should be with Duke of Monroth. After their affair is revealed, Satine has to stay with the Duke or Christian will be killed. Christian is upset and tells Satine that she means nothing to him. Satine sings their "secret song", showing Christian that she still truly loves him. The Duke's bodyguard attempts to kill Christian, but the courtesans and Bohemians stop him; the Duke then tries to finish the job himself, only to be stopped by Zidler. The lovers finish their song to a standing ovation and the Duke storms out of the Moulin Rouge. As the performers get ready to take a bow, Satine finally succumbs to her illness, and dies in Christian's arms.)
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14. Zombieland (2009)
~ = Tallahassee and Columbus

(when Columbus loses his car in an accident, he encounters Tallahassee, who is on a quest to find Twinkies.)
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15. Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
~ = Iggy Pop & Tom Waits

(The beauty of quitting is, now that I've quit, I can have one, 'cause I've quit.)

~ = Jack and Meg White
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16. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the... (2001)
~ = Merry & Pippin


~ = Legolas & Aragorn


~ = Gimli & Legolas
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17. Velvet Goldmine (1998)
♥ = Brian Slade & Curt Wild

(After seeing Curt perform, Brian changes. Also Curt and Brian become romantically involved even though Brian has a wife.)

♥ = Curt Wild & Arthur

(After meeting at a gig, they have sex on the roof.)
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People who added this item 602  Average listal rating (311 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.5 
18. Buffalo '66 (1998)
♥ = Billy & Layla

(Layla allows herself to be kidnapped and it is clear she is romantically attracted to Billy from the start, but Billy all the while is compelled to deal with his own demons, his loneliness and his depression, and it is only at the end that he allows Layla to give him the love and comfort he has been needing all his life.(wikipedia))
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People who added this item 1577  Average listal rating (873 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.6 
19. Boys Don't Cry (1999)
♥ = Brandon Teena & Lana

(At first Lana doesn't know that Brandon is actually a girl. It is discovered by Lotter and Nissen who then rape and abuse Brandon. At the end of the movie they decide to kill Brandon and end up killing him and Candace. Lana leaves Falls City.)
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People who added this item 2006  Average listal rating (1248 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
20. Let the Right One In (2008)
"♥" ~ = Eli & Oskar

(they're just kids,so no romantic kind of couple. But they do sleep together, meaning only SLEEPING. And they fight against bullies.)
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People who added this item 2432  Average listal rating (1672 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
21. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
~ = Seth & Richie

(Together killing people like brothers normally. Later, Richie gets stabbed and is attacked by a transformed Santanico, revealed as a vampire.)
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People who added this item 2540  Average listal rating (1560 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.3 
22. Natural Born Killers (1994)
♥ ~ = Mickey Knox & Mallory Wilson Knox

(lovers and mass murderers)
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People who added this item 516  Average listal rating (328 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.9 
23. A Grand Day Out (1989)
~ = Wallace & Gromit

Do i have to explain?
Wallace is an inveterate inventor, creating elaborate contraptions that often do not work as intended. He is a self-proclaimed genius, evident from his exclamation when he discovers Hutch's borrowed skill, a talent for all things mechanical.
Gromit likes knitting, reading the newspaper, and cooking. His prized possessions include his alarm clock, bone, brush, and a framed photo of himself with Wallace. He is also very handy with electronic equipment and an excellent airplane pilot. Gromit even reads Electronics for Dogs.
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24. Sin City (2005)
♥ ~ = Dwight McCarthy & Gail
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25. The AristoCats (1970)
♥ = Thomas O'Malley & Duchess the White Cat

(when O'Malley helps Duchess and her kittens to get back to home, they fell in love)
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26. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
♥ = Joel & Clementine
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People who added this item 871  Average listal rating (533 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.2 
27. Benny & Joon (1993)
♥ = Sam and Joon

(While running away with Sam, Joon gets a anxiety attack. The bus is stopped and an ambulance arrives to restrain Joon. Later, while being interviewed by Dr. Garvey, Joon sees Sam swinging on a rope outside her window and waving, and she states that she would like to try living in her own apartment. Dr. Garvey agrees to try out her choice, but Sam's rope breaks and he breaks his ankle. Benny and Joon reconcile, and Sam and Joon are reunited upon her release. )
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28. Pulp Fiction (1994)
~ = Jules Winnfield & Vincent Vega
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People who added this item 1051  Average listal rating (635 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating 8.6 
29. City Lights (1931)
♥ = the Tramp & the Blind girl

(The tramp meets a poor blind girl whom he falls in love and when the girl mistakes him for a millionaire he keeps up the charade.)
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30. Big Fish (2003)
♥ = Sandra Templeton & Edward Bloom

(Love at first sight. But when Edward finds her, she's engaged to Don Price. But Sandra ends their engagement when Don beats Edward up.)
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People who added this item 1955  Average listal rating (1192 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.7 
31. Philadelphia (1993)
♥ = Miguel & Andrew

(at the end of his trial, Andrew collapses and is hospitalized. At the end of the movie, he dies because of AIDS. "Miguel, I'm ready." )
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32. There Will Be Blood (2007)
~ = Daniel & H.W. Plainview

(father and son although H.W was adopted by Daniel because of the death of one of his workers in an acciden)
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33. The Lion King (1994)
~ = Timon and Pumbaa
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34. Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chro... (1994)
~ = Lestat & Louis

(there might be also some kind of romantic connection between these two)
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35. The Blues Brothers (1980)
~ = "Joliet" Jake Blues & Elwood Blues
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People who added this item 4096  Average listal rating (2590 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
36. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
♥ = Benjamin Button & Daisy
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37. WALL·E (2008)
♥ = WALL-E & EVE
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People who added this item 3182  Average listal rating (2131 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.3 
38. Snatch (2000)
~ = Turkish & Tommy

(Just a funny duo)
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People who added this item 3847  Average listal rating (2598 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.6 
39. Léon: The Professional (1994)
~ "♥" = Léon & Mathilda

(Mathilda seems to be in love with Léon but their relationship is a bit more like a father and daughter kind of relationship.)
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People who added this item 917  Average listal rating (549 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
40. Mean Streets (1973)
~ = Johnny Boy & Charlie
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People who added this item 3246  Average listal rating (2149 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.7 
41. Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)
♥ = Jessica & Roger Rabbit
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People who added this item 6443  Average listal rating (4358 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 8.3 
42. Batman Begins (2005)
~ = Bruce Wayne/Batman & butler Alfred Pennyworth

(Alfred is always there to give advice to Bruce.)
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Comments

Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jun 30 20:58
Great list and great picks for duo's.
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jul 2 3:58
Awesome, awesome, awesome!!
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jul 2 4:20
thank you so much for including ennis and jack in your list
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jul 2 4:30
Nice Combination u got here ,nice work
Posted: 4 years, 2 months ago at Jul 2 6:31
Great job :)
Posted: 4 years ago at Sep 22 19:25
Jules Winnfield & Vincent Vega (PULP FICTION)-THE BEST!!!
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Dec 6 0:32
glad to see 'Let the Right One In'
great list
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Dec 6 1:31
what's with the black bars under the photos? that you have to bring your mouse to, to see the comment?
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Dec 6 5:57
Excellent list. So happy to see Billy & Layla from Buffalo '66.
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Dec 6 6:14
Lucy and Ethel, Paris and Nicole,Mary and Rhoda,Reba and Barbara Jean,Laura Ingalls and Nellie Olsen!
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Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Dec 6 13:02
wow, great list:)
Posted: 3 years, 8 months ago at Jan 4 20:47
noah and allie? NOTEBOOK!!
GREAT LIST! :)
Posted: 3 years, 2 months ago at Jul 10 23:42
really nice list
Posted: 3 years, 1 month ago at Aug 21 12:35
the perfect list!!!
Posted: 2 years, 12 months ago at Sep 27 21:31
the best of the best :D
Posted: 2 years, 11 months ago at Oct 19 15:47
Fantastic List!
Posted: 2 years, 11 months ago at Oct 19 16:05
a very enjoyable list!
Posted: 2 years, 9 months ago at Dec 1 9:42
What a great list! Some great pairs here! And you included Johnny Boy and Charlie!!
Posted: 2 years, 5 months ago at Apr 1 8:30
Very good choices.Well done :)
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Aug 8 12:02
Nice one drugs!
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Aug 8 12:02
Nice one drugs!
Posted: 2 years, 1 month ago at Aug 8 12:26
wow i love this lits :) there is nothing else to suggest i think you got them all, well one more maybe....andy and red from shawshank

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