Top 10 Best Romantic Movies of All time

A romantic movie always catches our deepest senses for an idealistic-world of love. Tough we can’t live such a beautiful, fanciful and perfect dream of love; at least we can afford a ticket to be a part of someone else’s –romantic world. Hold your better-half today and watch together one of the Top 10 Best Romantic Movies of all time and rekindle the old joy. Since love makes the world go round, audiences appreciates to attend theatres to watch dramas with such themes and backgrounds. Whether a comedy or tragedy, there are ample movies that paints various stages of love and they’re the top ten best romantic movies of all the time to watch.

Be ready to sob a river with your tears as you watch these movies. Here we have listed top ten most romantic movies of all the times for you.

Top Ten Romantic Movies of all time

1. Brief Encounter

A brilliant British crafted film ‘Brief Encounter’ adapted from Noël Coward play ‘Still Life’. the movie explores the thrill, pain, and tenderness of an illicit romance in the dour, grey Britain of 1945. The movie directed by David Lean about the conventions of British suburban life, centring on a housewife who meets a stranger in a railway station and is tempted to cheat on her husband. Legendary filmmaker David Lean skilfully explores the ecstasy, agony, and sensitivity of an illicit romance in the set, grey Britain of 1945. It is one of the vivid romantic movies of all the time.

2. Gone with the Wind

Adapted from Magaret Mitchell’s -Pulitzer winning novel, Gone with the Wind is an American movie that is second one to lead the list of top ten romantic movies. It was released in 1939 and was directed by Victor Fleming. Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable played the lead rolls and won millions of heart. The movie depicts the tale of American Civil War and the Reconstruction era from a white southern point of view. Gone with the Wind was honoured with ten Academic Awards.

3. Grease

Based on two 1950 high school lovers, Grease was directed by Randal Kleiser. It was a great hit of the time and is ranked as the third best romantic movies with John Travolta and Oliver Newton as the chief stars. Grease was originally released to theatres on June 16, 1978 and collected lots of positive reviews from movie critics.

4. Sleeping Beauty

A classic, Sleeping Beauty epitomizes the traditional love story. As of its release date in 1959, it is one of Disney’s finest animated romantic movies. Sleeping Beauty is a delightful childhood fairy tale that gives hope to all girls everywhere that someday their prince will come.

5. Love Story

Love Story is a romantic drama film of 1970 written BY Erich Segal based on his novel with the same title. Though its story line is tragic, Love story is considered as one of the best romantic movies. The movie was awarded with one Academic Award and five golden awards.

6. My Fair Lady

George Cukor directed My Fair Lady starring Audrey and Rex Harrison. It was made public in 1964 and is based on the stage play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw and won eight Academic Awards. The story centres on a misogynistic and snobby phonetics professor who agrees to a bet that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society. The account was very appealing to its viewers and received eight Oscars. Undoubtedly it has its name in the list of top ten romantic movies.

7. West Side Story

A musical film where two youngsters from rival NYC gangs fall in love, West Side Story was directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins and hit the theatre in 1961 with ten Academic Awards. The movie is an adaptation of the 1957 Broadway musical of the same name. The roles were taken up by Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno and George Chakiris.

8. Ghost

Ghost is an American romantic supernatural drama starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg. It narrates the story of a deceased husband’s ghost who tries to save his wife from her slayer. It was a great success that won two Oscars and sixteen other honours.

9. An Officer and a Gentleman

An officer and a Gentleman is about a young man who needs to finish his work at a Navy Flight school to become an aviator with the help of a tough sergeant and girl friend. Taylor Hackford directed it and Richard Gere, Debra Winger and David Keith took up the role characters. It has two Oscars to its name.

10. Pretty Woman

A romantic comedy of 1990, Pretty Woman features Hector Elizondo, Ralph Bellamy and Jason Alexander and directed by Garry Marshall. A man in a legal but hurtful business needs an escort for some social events, and hires a beautiful prostitute he meets but to fall in love. With seven awards it was not a box office hit but also among the top ten romantic movies that has been produced till date.

One thought on “Top 10 Best Romantic Movies of All time

  1. sangamitra deshmookh

    hey good collection, but a bit surprised to see no Bollywood movie in this list…. I guess Mughal-e-Azam could have been there……


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