Romantic movies create an unexplainable feeling inside us and sometimes significantly impact our lives. Thanks to the entertainment industry all around the globe, that has helped bring invaluable popular love stories to the people. Even if a movie is a remake, it is the story that becomes legendary among lovebirds and as well as to the common public. The real world is very similar to what famous love stories portray.
Now, whenever we hear about best love stories, many movies flash in our minds. That is because we get attached to them. For example, for me, we would think of the film ‘Titanic’ whenever we think about the best love story ever created. Similarly, it could be a different movie for you if you are emotionally attached to any specific romantic movie. In this article, we have listed the 11 best love story movies of all time. We hope you can find the one that you are looking for.
Casablanca describes a classic love story, keeping aside all differences. This 1942 movie became the perfect evergreen best romantic film of all time as soon as it was released. As soon as the movie was released, people loved what director Michael Curtiz portrayed. Critics had shown favorable results with an 8.5/10 IMDb rating and 99% Rotten Tomatoes. This movie is the ‘legend’ of famous love stories ever created in the history of cinema.
Awesomely directed and cast, this 2-hour movie might be one of the best love stories of the decade. The movie received a 7.5/10 IMDb rating and 98% fresh from Rotten Tomatoes. Director Michael Showalter created one of the greatest hits that can be watched with family and with all close ones.
What’s better than adding a musical theme in a romantic movie? Singin’ in the Rain was released back in 1952, but the famous love story still seems as fresh as new. The movie’s storyline was unique yet attractive and therefore became one of the best love stories in the world of cinema. The movie is still a fantastic treat for the youth with extraordinary romance and musical themes.
Carol is a movie that describes the attraction toward the same gender (homosexuality). With a simple storyline, the movie was able to grasp the audience’s attention. The actors and direction were top-notch, and besides, it is a real-life story of both love and loss. It might be a movie that you might not have watched yet. Therefore, we recommend you watch the movie and enjoy the emotional yet classical masterpiece from director Todd Haynes.
What is a love story as good as Romeo and Juliet? Well, Titanic’s Jack and Rose have proved true love exists irrespective of what the situation may decide for them. One of the most famous love stories of all time, Titanic, was directed by James Cameron and had earned billions at the box office. The lead actor, Leonardo Dicaprio, was just 22 years old when this movie was shot and made a notable breakthrough in his career with its success.
This is an underrated movie that brings out the indescribable love between Ellie Chu and Aster Flores. The movie might not be as famous as the ones mentioned earlier, but it is worth your time. If you are looking for a romantic movie for a boring weekend, this movie might brighten up your day. Also, director Alice Wu’s first movie as a director is this one and has kept the audience surprised. The movie is available on the online streaming platform Netflix.
Another classic work from Danny Boyle other than ‘127 Hours’ and ‘28 Days Later’ is Slumdog Millionaire. This romance/drama movie made billions of people love the story of the slums of Mumbai. Everything was top-notch, from the actors to the script, which won numerous prestigious awards. The movie is not just about love but also about educating the audiences about living in slums in a famous city like Mumbai, India.
‘Enough Said’ revolves around the story of a single mother and her daughter who is about to begin college. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she discovers secrets about her new friend, Albert. This romantic movie adds some pinch of comedy, creating an engaging storyline. If you haven’t watched it yet, make sure to add it to your wish list.
Another underrated yet one of the best love stories you will ever witness is in the movie Groundhog Day. The movie is quite different as Phil relives the same day again and again when he is out of town for an assignment. You cannot miss a ‘must watch’ movie that you cannot miss if you love watching love story movies. Apart from that, the reviews suggest that the movie is a great one and worth watching.
The Artist is a romance/drama movie released back in 2011 when it grasped the audience’s attention. Quite a fascinating love story that portrays the characters of George Valentin and Peppy Miller. The movie received pretty good ratings from the critics, and people also loved everything that director Michel Hazanavicius had to convey. Again, this movie might not be as popular as other movies on this list, but it is worth your time.
Director Susan Johnson created a craze among youngsters when the movie was released in 2018. The story is all about Lara Jean, who writes secret letters to her five crushes, and then life takes an unexpected turn. Films like these have described what love feels like, especially for teenagers when their lives are somewhere between love and family, study, and many more.
‘It Happened One Night’ is considered the number 1 romantic movie of all time. The movie is followed by classic love stories like Casablanca and Philadelphia Story.
Some of the best kid romance movies are as the following:
- Flipped (2010) PG 90 min
- My Girl (1991)
- The Karate Kid (2010)
- Malena (2000)
Romantic movies have become an entertainment industry business, creating fantasies among viewers. Most people also love fantasizing about things, which makes them happy.
Movies have created a different kind of world not only for killing time and entertainment but also for learning about the message that directors and producers are trying to convey to the audience. It is not only in romantic movies you will know the most but other category movies must be equally watched and praised simultaneously. True stories about wars and love bring motivation to people and give them a purpose in life.