Best Romance Movies

The Secret in Their Eyes

The Secret in Their Eyes

The Secret in Their Eyes
IMDb: 8.2
130 min

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.

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WALL-E

WALL-E

WALL-E
IMDb: 8.4
98 min

WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When a ship arrives with a sleek new type of robot, WALL·E thinks he\'s finally found a friend and stows away on the ship when it leaves.

Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire
IMDb: 8.0
120 min

Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
IMDb: 8.3
108 min

Joel Barish, heartbroken that his girlfriend underwent a procedure to erase him from her memory, decides to do the same. However, as he watches his memories of her fade away, he realises that he still loves her, and may be too late to correct his mistake.

The Best of Youth

The Best of Youth

The Best of Youth
IMDb: 8.5
366 min

Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana\'s passionate epic \'La Meglio Gioventu\' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.

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Amélie

Amélie

Amélie
IMDb: 8.3
122 min

At a tiny Parisian café, the adorable yet painfully shy Amélie (Audrey Tautou) accidentally discovers a gift for helping others. Soon Amelie is spending her days as a matchmaker, guardian angel, and all-around do-gooder. But when she bumps into a handsome stranger, will she find the courage to become the star of her very own love story?

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Notting Hill

Notting Hill

Notting Hill
IMDb: 7.1
124 min

William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a full-blown affair. As the average bloke and glamorous movie star draw closer and closer together, they struggle to reconcile their radically different lifestyles in the name of love.

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful
IMDb: 8.6
116 min

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole thing is just a game.

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Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump
IMDb: 8.8
142 min

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events—in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. But despite all he has achieved, his one true love eludes him.

A Brighter Summer Day

A Brighter Summer Day

A Brighter Summer Day
IMDb: 8.4
237

A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.

Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso
IMDb: 8.5
124 min

A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village\'s theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater\'s projectionist.

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A Short Film About Love

A Short Film About Love

A Short Film About Love
IMDb: 8.2
87

19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars. She's an artist in her mid-thirties, and appears to have everything - not least a constant stream of men at her beck and call. But when the two finally meet, they discover that they have a lot more in common than appeared at first sight...

The South

The South

The South
IMDb: 7.9
95 min

In the North of Spain, Estrella grows up captivated by her father, a doctor with mystical powers—and by the enigma of his youth in the South, a near-mythical region whose secrets haunt Estrella more and more as time goes on.

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Feyzo, the Polite One

Feyzo, the Polite One

Feyzo, the Polite One
IMDb: 8.7
100

A feudal village in Southeastern Turkey in 1970's. A poor peasant, Feyzo returns from military service dreaming about getting married to Gülo, the love of his life.

The Girl with the Red Scarf

The Girl with the Red Scarf

The Girl with the Red Scarf
IMDb: 8.6
90

Story of a dilemma between a woman's love and her logic. Asya, a young girl with a strict mother, meets Ilyas who is a womanizer city man, and they quickly fall in love. They get over the hardships and have a quick happy marriage. However, after he helps a man one night, Ilyas' life changes forever and he leaves Asya and Samet, their son and doesn't come back. After that, Asya takes their son and go away without knowing where she is heading, until a familiar hand reaches her to help selflessly.

Annie Hall

Annie Hall

Annie Hall
IMDb: 8.0
93 min

In the city of New York, comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

Scenes from a Marriage

Scenes from a Marriage

Scenes from a Marriage
IMDb: 8.5
169

Johan and Marianne are married and seem to have it all. Their happiness, however, is a façade for a troubled relationship, which becomes even rockier when Johan admits that he's having an affair. Before long, the spouses separate and move towards finalizing their divorce, but they make attempts at reconciling. Even as they pursue other relationships, Johan and Marianne realize that they have a significant bond, but also many issues that hinder that connection.

The Graduate

The Graduate

The Graduate
IMDb: 8.0
106 min

Benjamin, a recent college graduate is very worried about his future, he then finds himself in a love triangle with an older woman and her daughter.

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
IMDb: 8.0
131 min

Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee\'s play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally attack one another when they see how boring their naïve newlywed guests have made their night.

The Hustler

The Hustler

The Hustler
IMDb: 8.0
134 min

Fast Eddie Felson is a small-time pool hustler with a lot of talent but a self-destructive attitude. His bravado causes him to challenge the legendary Minnesota Fats to a high-stakes match.

The Apartment

The Apartment

The Apartment
IMDb: 8.3
125 min

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he\'s left with a major problem to solve.

Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur
IMDb: 8.1
212 min

Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. He finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.

North by Northwest

North by Northwest

North by Northwest
IMDb: 8.3
136 min

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.

Vertigo

Vertigo

Vertigo
IMDb: 8.3
128 min

A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend\'s wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.

Nights of Cabiria

Nights of Cabiria

Nights of Cabiria
IMDb: 8.1
110

Rome, 1957. A woman, Cabiria, is robbed and left to drown by her boyfriend, Giorgio. Rescued, she resumes her life and tries her best to find happiness in a cynical world. Even when she thinks her struggles are over and she has found happiness and contentment, things may not be what they seem.

Rear Window

Rear Window

Rear Window
IMDb: 8.4
112 min

Professional photographer L.B. \"Jeff\" Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out of the rear window observing the neighbors. He begins to suspect that a man across the courtyard may have murdered his wife. Jeff enlists the help of his high society fashion-consultant girlfriend Lisa Freemont and his visiting nurse Stella to investigate.

Singin In The Rain

Singin In The Rain

Singin In The Rain
IMDb: 8.3
103 min

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train
IMDb: 8.0
101 min

A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder...a theory that he plans to implement.

The Heiress

The Heiress

The Heiress
IMDb: 8.2
115 min

Dull and plain Catherine (Olivia de Havilland) lives with her emotionally distant father, Dr. Sloper (Ralph Richardson), in 1840s New York. Her days are empty -- filled with little more than needlepoint. Enter handsome Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift), a dashing social climber with his eye on the spinster\'s heart and substantial inheritance. William Wyler\'s Oscar-winning film is an adaptation of the Henry James novel Washington Square.

Genre: Best Romance
Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets
IMDb: 8.0
106 min

Louis Mazzini\'s mother belongs to the aristocratic family D\'Ascoyne, but she ran away with an opera singer. Therefore, she and Louis were rejected by the D\'Ascoynes. Once adult, Louis decides to avenges his mother and him, by becoming the next Duke of the family. Murdering every potential successor is clearly the safest way to achieve his goal.

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The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes
IMDb: 8.1
133 min

In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges to her to forget anything but ballet, Vicky begins to fall for the charming young composer Julian Craster. Eventually Vicky, under great emotional stress, must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences.

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The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives
IMDb: 8.0
172

It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the dream is about to become a nightmare. Captain Fred Derry is returning to a loveless marriage; Sergeant Al Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him; and young sailor Homer Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands. Can these three men find the courage to rebuild their world? Or are the best years of their lives a thing of the past?

Notorious

Notorious

Notorious
IMDb: 7.9
103 min

In order to help bring Nazis to justice, U.S. government agent T.R. Devlin recruits Alicia Huberman, the American daughter of a convicted German war criminal, as a spy. As they begin to fall for one another, Alicia is instructed to win the affections of Alexander Sebastian, a Nazi hiding out in Brazil. When Sebastian becomes serious about his relationship with Alicia, the stakes get higher, and Devlin must watch her slip further undercover.

Children of Paradise

Children of Paradise

Children of Paradise
IMDb: 8.4
191

Filmed during the German occupation, this French milestone centers around the theatrical life of a beautiful courtesan and the four men who love her. Voted the “Best French Film in History” by the French Film Academy in 1990.

Laura

Laura

Laura
IMDb: 8.0
88 min

A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he\'s investigating.

Casablanca

Casablanca

Casablanca
IMDb: 8.5
102 min

In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Sullivan’s Travels

Sullivan’s Travels

Sullivan’s Travels
IMDb: 7.9
91 min

Successful movie director John L. Sullivan, convinced he won\'t be able to film his ambitious masterpiece until he has suffered, dons a hobo disguise and sets off on a journey, aiming to \"know trouble\" first-hand. When all he finds is a train ride back to Hollywood and a beautiful blonde companion, he redoubles his efforts, managing to land himself in more trouble than he bargained for when he loses his memory and ends up a prisoner on a chain gang.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Rebecca
IMDb: 8.1
130 min

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several years earlier. The young wife must come to grips with the terrible secret of her handsome, cold husband, Max De Winter. She must also deal with the jealous, obsessed Mrs. Danvers, the housekeeper, who will not accept her as the mistress of the house.

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind
IMDb: 8.1
238 min

The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman\'s destructive \"March to the Sea,” during the American Civil War.

Dodsworth

Dodsworth

Dodsworth
IMDb: 7.8
101

An adaptation of Sinclair Lewis' novel about a middle-aged American automobile tycoon who retires and goes to Europe, where he and his appearance-conscious, snobbish wife find differing sets of values... and new relationships.

Modern Times

Modern Times

Modern Times
IMDb: 8.5
87 min

The Tramp struggles to live in modern industrial society with the help of a young homeless woman.

It Happened One Night

It Happened One Night

It Happened One Night
IMDb: 8.1
105 min

Ellie Andrews has just tied the knot with society aviator King Westley when she is whisked away to her father\'s yacht and out of King\'s clutches. Ellie jumps ship and eventually winds up on a bus headed back to her husband. Reluctantly she must accept the help of out-of- work reporter Peter Warne. Actually, Warne doesn\'t give her any choice: either she sticks with him until he gets her back to her husband, or he\'ll blow the whistle on Ellie to her father. Either way, Peter gets what he wants... a really juicy newspaper story!

Trouble in Paradise

Trouble in Paradise

Trouble in Paradise
IMDb: 8.0
83

Thief Gaston Monescu and pickpocket Lily are partners in crime and love. Working for perfume company executive Mariette Colet, the two crooks decide to combine their criminal talents to rob their employer. Under the alias of Monsieur Laval, Gaston uses his position as Mariette's personal secretary to become closer to her. However, he takes things too far when he actually falls in love with Mariette, and has to choose between her and Lily.

City Lights

City Lights

City Lights
IMDb: 8.5
87 min

City Lights is the first silent film that Charlie Chaplin directed after he established himself with sound accompanied films. The film is about a penniless man who falls in love with a flower girl. The film was a great success and today is deemed a cult classic.

Show People

Show People

Show People
IMDb: 7.6
83

Peggy Pepper arrives in Hollywood, from Georgia, to become a great dramatic star. Things do not go entirely according to plan.

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
IMDb: 8.1
94 min

A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife.

The General

The General

The General
IMDb: 8.1
79 min

During America’s Civil War Union spies steal engineer Johnnie Gray\'s beloved locomotive The General - his lady love, Annabelle Lee, aboard an attached boxcar - and he single-handedly must do all in his power to both get The General back and to rescue Annabelle. Released throughout most of the world in 1927, this Silent comedy-action film flopped when originally released, but now is regarded as one of the great American motion pictures. The story is based on actual historic events.

The Big Parade

The Big Parade

The Big Parade
IMDb: 7.9
151 min

The story of an idle rich boy who joins the US Army\'s Rainbow Division and is sent to France to fight in World War I, becomes friends with two working class men, experiences the horrors of trench warfare, and finds love with a French girl.

The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush
IMDb: 8.2
95 min

A lone prospector ventures into Alaska looking for gold. He gets mixed up with some burly characters and falls in love with the beautiful Georgia. He tries to win her heart with his singular charm.

Safety Last!

Safety Last!

Safety Last!
IMDb: 8.1
70

When a store clerk organizes a contest to climb the outside of a tall building, circumstances force him to make the perilous climb himself.