Best Romance Movies

Happiness for Beginners Happiness for Beginners
Happiness for Beginners

At a crossroads after her divorce, a schoolteacher ventures toward a fresh start in life — and love — when she signs up for a grueling group hiking trip.

Empire of Light Empire of Light
Empire of Light
IMDb: 6.6

A love story set in and around an old cinema on the South Coast of England in the 1980s.

Ticket to Paradise Ticket to Paradise
Ticket to Paradise

A divorced couple teams up and travels to Bali to stop their daughter from making the same mistake they think they made 25 years ago.

Purple Hearts Purple Hearts
Purple Hearts

An aspiring musician agrees to a marriage of convenience with a soon-to-deploy Marine, but a tragedy soon turns their fake relationship all too real.

The Lost City The Lost City
The Lost City

Follows a reclusive romance novelist who was sure nothing could be worse than getting stuck on a book tour with her cover model, until a kidnapping attempt sweeps them both into a cutthroat jungle adventure, proving life can be so much stranger, and more romantic, than any of her paperback fictions.

West Side Story West Side Story
West Side Story

Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.

The Hating Game The Hating Game
The Hating Game

Resolving to achieve professional success without compromising her ethics, Lucy embarks on a ruthless game of one-upmanship against cold and efficient nemesis Joshua, a rivalry that is complicated by her growing attraction to him.

Licorice Pizza Licorice Pizza
Licorice Pizza

The story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and going through the treacherous navigation of first love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973.

The French Dispatch The French Dispatch
The French Dispatch
IMDb: 7.5

The staff of a European publication decides to publish a memorial edition highlighting the three best stories from the last decade: an artist sentenced to life imprisonment, student riots, and a kidnapping resolved by a chef.

The Eyes of Tammy Faye The Eyes of Tammy Faye
The Eyes of Tammy Faye
IMDb: 7.2

In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.

The Worst Person in the World The Worst Person in the World
The Worst Person in the World

The chronicles of four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.

The Last Letter From Your Lover The Last Letter From Your Lover
The Last Letter From Your Lover
IMDb: 6.7

A young journalist in London becomes obsessed with a series of letters she discovers that recounts an intense star-crossed love affair from the 1960s.

In The Heights In The Heights
In The Heights
IMDb: 7.7

The story of Usnavi, a bodega owner who has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic or staying in Washington Heights.

Malcolm & Marie Malcolm & Marie
Malcolm & Marie
IMDb: 6.7

A filmmaker and his girlfriend return home from his movie premiere, smoldering tensions and painful revelations push them toward a romantic reckoning.

To All the Boys: Always and Forever To All the Boys: Always and Forever
To All the Boys: Always and Forever
IMDb: 6.3

Senior year of high school takes center stage as Lara Jean returns from a family trip to Korea and considers her college plans — with and without Peter.

Brooklyn Brooklyn
IMDb: 7.5

In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Ellis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.

45 Years 45 Years
45 Years
IMDb: 7.1

There is just one week until Kate Mercer’s 45th wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body…

Far from the Madding Crowd Far from the Madding Crowd
Far from the Madding Crowd
IMDb: 7.1

Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy. Bathsheba Everdene, attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy, a handsome and…

The Age of Adaline The Age of Adaline
The Age of Adaline
IMDb: 7.2

After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets…

The Longest Ride The Longest Ride
The Longest Ride
IMDb: 7.0

The lives of a young couple intertwine with a much older man as he reflects back on a lost love while he’s trapped in an automobile crash.

The Fault In Our Stars The Fault In Our Stars
The Fault In Our Stars
IMDb: 7.7

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a patient named…

Beginners Beginners
IMDb: 7.2
105 min

Oliver meets the irreverent and unpredictable Anna only months after his father Hal Fields has passed away. This new love floods Oliver with memories of his father, who, following the death of his wife of 44 years, came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized, and wonderfully tumultuous gay life – which included a younger boyfriend.

Midnight in Paris Midnight in Paris
Midnight in Paris
IMDb: 7.7

A romantic comedy about a family traveling to the French capital for business. The party includes a young engaged couple forced to confront the illusion that a life different from…

Blue Valentine Blue Valentine
Blue Valentine
IMDb: 7.4
112 min

Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in their marriage.

Love and Other Drugs Love and Other Drugs
Love and Other Drugs
IMDb: 6.7
112 min

Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won’t let anyone – or anything – tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. Maggie and Jamie’s evolving relationship takes them both by surprise, as they find themselves under the influence of the ultimate drug: love.

Morning Glory Morning Glory
Morning Glory
IMDb: 6.5
102 min

A young and devoted morning television producer is hired as an executive producer on a long-running morning show at a once-prominent but currently failing station in New York City. Eager to keep the show on air, she recruits a former news journalist and anchor who disapproves of co-hosting a show that does not deal with real news stories.

Hereafter Hereafter
IMDb: 6.4
129 min

A supernatural thriller centered on three people — a blue-collar American, a French journalist and a London school boy — who are touched by death in different ways.

Life as We Know It Life as We Know It
Life as We Know It
IMDb: 6.5
114 min

After a distastrous first date for caterer Holly and network sports director Messer, all they have is common is a dislike for each other and their love for their goddaughter Sophie. But when they suddenly become all Sophie has in this world, Holly and Messer must set their differences aside. Juggling careers and social calendars, they’ll have to find common ground while living under the same roof.

Biutiful Biutiful
IMDb: 7.5

This is a story of a man in free fall. On the road to redemption, darkness lights his way. Connected with the afterlife, Uxbal is a tragic hero and father of two who’s sensing the danger of death. He struggles with a tainted reality and a fate that works against him in order to forgive, for love, and forever.

Never Let Me Go Never Let Me Go
Never Let Me Go
IMDb: 7.1
104 min

As children, Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy spend their childhood at an idyllic and secluded English boarding school. As they grow into adults, they must come to terms with the complexity and strength of their love for one another while also preparing for the haunting reality awaiting them.

Easy A Easy A
Easy A
IMDb: 7.0
93 min

Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school’s gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school board is becoming concerned, including her favorite teacher and the distracted guidance counselor. With the support of her hilariously idiosyncratic parents and a little help from a long-time crush, Olive attempts to take on her notorious new identity and crush the rumor mill once and for all.

In a Better World In a Better World
In a Better World
IMDb: 7.6
118 min

The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.

Flipped Flipped
IMDb: 7.7
89 min

When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it’s true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she’s ready to give up – until he starts to reconsider.

The Kids Are All Right The Kids Are All Right
The Kids Are All Right
IMDb: 7.0
106 min

Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers’ backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting when the father, two mothers and children start to become attached to each other.

It’s Kind of a Funny Story It’s Kind of a Funny Story
It’s Kind of a Funny Story
IMDb: 7.1
101 min

A clinically depressed teenager gets a new start after he checks himself into an adult psychiatric ward.

Remember Me Remember Me
Remember Me
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

Still reeling from a heartbreaking family event and his parents’ subsequent divorce, Tyler Hawkins discovers a fresh lease on life when he meets Ally Craig, a gregarious beauty who witnessed her mother’s death. But as the couple draws closer, the fallout from their separate tragedies jeopardizes their love.

The Ghost Writer The Ghost Writer
The Ghost Writer
IMDb: 7.2
128 min

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician’s assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman Polanski’s tense drama, the author realizes that his discovery threatens some very powerful people who will do anything to ensure that certain episodes from Lang’s past remain buried.

My Name Is Khan My Name Is Khan
My Name Is Khan
IMDb: 8.0
165 min

Rizwan Khan, a Muslim from the Borivali section of Mumbai, has Asperger’s syndrome. He marries a Hindu single mother, Mandira, in San Francisco. After 9/11, Rizwan is detained by authorities at LAX who treat him as a terrorist because of his condition and his race.

The Secret in Their Eyes The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes
IMDb: 8.2

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…

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button
The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button
IMDb: 7.8
166 min

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Revolutionary Road Revolutionary Road
Revolutionary Road
IMDb: 7.3
119 min

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

The Reader The Reader
The Reader
IMDb: 7.6
115 min

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.

Keith Keith
IMDb: 7.4
93 min

Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends — even though Natalie suspects that Keith has something to hide. As the free-spirited Keith shows Natalie how to embrace what life offers, they grow closer — until a secret tests the bounds of their relationship

Vicky Cristina Barcelona Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
IMDb: 7.1
96 min

Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.

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.

Forgetting Sarah Marshall Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
IMDb: 7.1
111 min

When Sarah Marshall dumps aspiring musician Peter Bretter for rock star Aldous Snow, Peter’s world comes crashing down. His best friend suggests that Peter should get away from everything and to fly off to Hawaii to escape all his problems. After arriving in Hawaii and meeting the beautiful Rachel Jansen, Peter is shocked to see not only Aldous Snow in Hawaii, but also Sarah Marshall.

Definitely Maybe Definitely Maybe
Definitely Maybe
IMDb: 7.1
112 min

When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
IMDb: 8.3

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,…

The Best of Youth The Best of Youth
The Best of Youth
IMDb: 8.5

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…

Amélie Amélie
IMDb: 8.3

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…

Life Is Beautiful Life Is Beautiful
Life Is Beautiful
IMDb: 8.6

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…

Forrest Gump Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump
IMDb: 8.8

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….

A Brighter Summer Day A Brighter Summer Day
A Brighter Summer Day
IMDb: 8.3

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

Cinema Paradiso Cinema Paradiso
Cinema Paradiso
IMDb: 8.5

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.

A Short Film About Love A Short Film About Love
A Short Film About Love
IMDb: 8.1

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…

The South The South
The South
IMDb: 7.8

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…

Feyzo, the Polite One Feyzo, the Polite One
Feyzo, the Polite One
IMDb: 8.7

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: 8.5

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…

Annie Hall Annie Hall
Annie Hall
IMDb: 8.0

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: 8.3

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…

The Graduate The Graduate
The Graduate
IMDb: 8.0

Benjamin, a recent college graduate very worried about his future, 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

A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other.

The Hustler The Hustler
The Hustler
IMDb: 8.0

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…

The Apartment The Apartment
The Apartment
IMDb: 8.3

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…

Ben-Hur Ben-Hur
IMDb: 8.1

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…

North by Northwest North by Northwest
North by Northwest
IMDb: 8.3

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

Vertigo Vertigo
IMDb: 8.3

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

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…

Rear Window Rear Window
Rear Window
IMDb: 8.5

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…

Singin’ in the Rain Singin’ in the Rain
Singin’ in the Rain
IMDb: 8.3

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: 7.9

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: 8.1

Dull and plain Catherine lives with her emotionally distant father, Dr. Sloper, in 1840s New York. Her days are empty — filled with little more than needlepoint. Enter handsome Morris…

Kind Hearts and Coronets Kind Hearts and Coronets
Kind Hearts and Coronets
IMDb: 8.0

When his mother eloped with an Italian opera singer, Louis Mazzini was cut off from her aristocratic family. After the family refuses to let her be buried in the family…

The Red Shoes The Red Shoes
The Red Shoes
IMDb: 8.1

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…

The Best Years of Our Lives The Best Years of Our Lives
The Best Years of Our Lives
IMDb: 8.1

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…

Notorious Notorious
IMDb: 7.9

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…

Children of Paradise Children of Paradise
Children of Paradise
IMDb: 8.3

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…

Laura Laura
IMDb: 7.9

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

Casablanca Casablanca
IMDb: 8.5

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

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,…

Rebecca Rebecca
IMDb: 8.1

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…

Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind
Gone with the Wind
IMDb: 8.2

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…

Dodsworth Dodsworth
IMDb: 7.8

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……

Modern Times Modern Times
Modern Times
IMDb: 8.5

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

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…

Trouble in Paradise Trouble in Paradise
Trouble in Paradise
IMDb: 8.0

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…

City Lights City Lights
City Lights
IMDb: 8.5

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…

Show People Show People
Show People
IMDb: 7.6

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

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

During America’s Civil War, Union spies steal engineer Johnnie Gray’s beloved locomotive, ‘The General’—with Johnnie’s lady love aboard an attached boxcar—and he single-handedly must do all in his power to…

The Big Parade The Big Parade
The Big Parade
IMDb: 7.9

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…

The Gold Rush The Gold Rush
The Gold Rush
IMDb: 8.1

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…

Safety Last! Safety Last!
Safety Last!
IMDb: 8.1

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