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Favorite Romances

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People who added this item 89 Average listal rating (57 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.6





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Friendship is the greatest form of love.
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People who added this item 3664 Average listal rating (2384 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7


The movie Baz Luhrmann was born to make, his reinterpretation of the star-crossed lovers is outlandish and fabulously spectacular. Young love, rebellion, beautiful stars and verse preambled violence make this classic anew.
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People who added this item 195 Average listal rating (107 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.5


Brought together by strange circumstances but finding happiness that can even overcome the misery of poverty. One of the most potent love stories I have seen.
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People who added this item 187 Average listal rating (131 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9


Sometimes love is one-side, stupid and you find your heart in the wrong place but it's the spirit of love that makes it so beautiful. To love one who does not love you unconditionally, to the denial and detriment of one's self.
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People who added this item 244 Average listal rating (156 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.5


Rebellious youth starved for adventure and each-other.
This celluloid dream captures the essence of young and summer love, so fleeting and yet so consequential. If you never experienced, you can always imagine and live vicariously through this movie.
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People who added this item 59 Average listal rating (36 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
My Love (2007)



A poetic realism intertwined with class difference and religious attitudes. My Love probes human desire, unrequited love and the assumptions we make about another when we are enamored with the beautiful idea of them.
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People who added this item 1163 Average listal rating (702 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.7

'All you need to make a movie is a girl and a gun.'
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People who added this item 133 Average listal rating (75 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.5


Love, cinema and music. What more could you want you greedy so and so.
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People who added this item 25 Average listal rating (16 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.4

Based solely on greed and lust.
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People who added this item 3249 Average listal rating (2133 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.2




Love that exists despite curses and outward appearance. Howl's Moving Castle evokes a childlike desire for romance, danger and adventure in it's audience. Heavy stuff baby. When Sofie says "It's wonderful Hal," I could just die.
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People who added this item 82 Average listal rating (34 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 6.9


Full of poetry and color, she searches for her wolf man on the wind. A love story so unique. The passion for another so strong but hunted from a distance kept at bay by the gun of a father who does not want to lose his daughter.
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People who added this item 746 Average listal rating (419 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.4

Who knew you could just kidnap your way into a loving relationship? Oh, the things you learn from film.
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Self-denying attraction, adventure, aliens, young love...Cara Delevingne. Yep, you got me babe.
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People who added this item 5043 Average listal rating (3589 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7


The adult version of the above,oh Besson you hopeless romantic. Leeloo is adorable and mega fierce while hard man Korben Dallas shows his more sensitive side when it comes to this girl who is more than meets the eye.
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People who added this item 76 Average listal rating (41 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.5


Love in a war zone. Further complicated by lies and cultural traditions (regarding courting and marriage) that make their union more difficult than scaling a wall dividing Israel and Palestine.
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People who added this item 877 Average listal rating (503 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.9

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People who added this item 753 Average listal rating (491 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.4


Awkward, funny and hot. The casting for the leads is perfectly suited.
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People who added this item 64 Average listal rating (33 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7
Breezy (1974)


A case of opposite personalities attracting, with an older male and younger female. One being a hippy and the other a stiff businessman. We see how society frowns upon their union and how they might succumb to the pressures to break it off. I also love the beautiful and free spirited Breezy, great character.

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How can you love someone you keep forgetting?
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People who added this item 961 Average listal rating (596 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
Benny & Joon (1993)


The pair couldn't be any cuter but the barriers to their love make it a compelling romance. A mixture of witticism and lurking mental health problems craft this eccentric love story.
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People who added this item 1494 Average listal rating (945 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 7.3

It's always nice seeing the weird guy finding that one who is understanding and might be just as quirky as him. Getting out of your own way and disregarding other people's opinions resonates in this love tale.
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People who added this item 288 Average listal rating (160 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.1


Love in deep-shit, can it survive? Love that is destroying them both. Do they love the drugs more then each-other?...Young Al is also one of my favourite things.
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People who added this item 241 Average listal rating (149 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
Fences (2016)


Love that has been through so so many trails. August says it best...
Don't you think I ever wanted other things? Don't you think I had dreams and hopes? What about my life? What about me. Don't you think it ever crossed my mind to want to know other men? That I wanted to lay up somewhere and forget about my responsibilities? That I wanted someone to make me laugh so I could feel good? You not the only one who's got wants and needs. But I held on to you, Troy. I took all my feelings, my wants and needs, my dreams...and I buried them inside you. I planted myself inside you and waited to bloom. And it didn't take me no eighteen years to find out the soil was hard and rocky and it wasn't never gonna bloom.
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People who added this item 3148 Average listal rating (2011 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.4


When San feeds Ashitaka oh my gosh!
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People who added this item 1697 Average listal rating (1134 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.8


A romance at summer camp between the self sufficient orphan and the brilliant girl in a dysfunctional family. The ones who want to separate them? Those nasty adults with their emotionally blunted experiences of growing up. Carved in the idiosyncratic world of Wes Anderson, Moonrise Kingdom attempts to preserve first love's youthful naivety against the opposition of grown up society and their conventions just as Scout Master Ward still dresses in his full uniform.
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People who added this item 965 Average listal rating (591 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.1


Love in the modern world. Can we keep pace with each-other, ourselves? Splashed with neon lights, sixties music, great dialogue and acting that displays the angst of living, loving and not being able to communicate with another. All against the brackish current of time, work, coincidence, the past, aspirations,being human and the realities that contradict your dreams or ideals...
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People who added this item 2076 Average listal rating (1412 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.7

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Loving someone you cannot touch and having them even for a moment means they will die. Into the Forest of Fireflies' Light intertwines aging and immorality, fragility and endurance, and love between beings not even within the same realm of reality.
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People who added this item 207 Average listal rating (118 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9

Ninja lovers from opposite clans, a Romeo and Juliet type of tale but they can and are sworn to kill each-other.
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People who added this item 137 Average listal rating (82 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 6


Love in a society that outlaws emotion through suppressive medication.
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Sometimes love is without words.
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People who added this item 395 Average listal rating (215 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 8.3

Love and the war that tries to smash it apart.
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People who added this item 208 Average listal rating (87 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6


This one has everything I could want, one of my favourites of all time.
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People who added this item 357 Average listal rating (187 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5

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People who added this item 214 Average listal rating (120 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.9


People who added this item 2259 Average listal rating (1452 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9

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People who added this item 12 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.1
Babylon (1980)




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People who added this item 1213 Average listal rating (765 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.3
The Apartment (1960)

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People who added this item 2113 Average listal rating (1220 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.2
Dark Shadows (2012)


One-sided but still like it a lot.
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People who added this item 378 Average listal rating (205 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.1



Sometimes love defies what would be considered normal behaviour.
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People who added this item 11 Average listal rating (7 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0


A wife so supportive but willing to call her husband out on his bullshit!
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A few cigars, beers and a little cross-dressing to remove all inhibitions.
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People who added this item 1287 Average listal rating (763 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.1

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People who added this item 134 Average listal rating (71 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.4



Love on the run. It burns so damn hot and bright.
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People who added this item 96 Average listal rating (46 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.6



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People who added this item 24 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.1
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Teenage Splendour

Romances I liked when I was younger. I'm sure there are a lot more cheesy romances from this time that I can't remember, especially on Disney.
People who added this item 2838 Average listal rating (1843 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.2


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