Top 100 Best Romance Movies Of All Time

Greatest Romantic Films of All Time

What are the best romance movies ever? Who don’t dream of hugging his/her partner in warm cozy bed and watch a romance film on a romantic evening? After all Love is one of the best feeling in the world and everybody loves to love and wants to be loved. Our film industry knows very well that romance is one of the most loved genre. Romantic movies are evergreen and Good romantic films gain fan base world wide irrespective of race, cast, age or religion. Be it a Funny Romantic Comedy or a Sad Romantic Tragedy if it is powerful enough to spread the message of love then it will continue to be cult favorite even after generations. I can give you many examples to prove my point.

The genre of Romance is explored since the beginning of cinema. I must admit that the Romantic movies of the ‘black and White’ era were much more passionate and heart touching than modern romance movies. The era of 30s and 40s, i must say, was the best era for romantic movies. The 1950s explored many other genres, Romance movies that were popular during that time had war romance theme. The 1960s gave way to romantic comedies but it was the 1970s that actually made the sub-genre much much popular, not only among the fans but among the production companies too. The decade of 1980s focused on Teen Romance specially High School Romance and College Romance films. Undoubtedly such films gained wide fan base in later decades. The decade of 1990s focused more on epic romance and produced some of the finest romantic movies after the black and white era. Romantic Tragedies were more popular in this decade. In the 00s decade, instead of showing fantasy romance films, film producers focused more on real life romantic relationships. Thus show casing and experimenting various aspects of relationships.

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The list of Romantic Comedy movies is endless, In fact every actor in the world has at least one or two romantic comedy films at his/her acting credits. On the other hand Romantic Tragedies are not that much in quantity but still there are plenty of Romantic Tragedies that are adored by audience.

Picking out 100 Best Romantic Films ever made is very tough task. So we searched through the database of highest grossing romantic films, award winning romantic films and cult favorite romantic films. The final result is this list of 100 Greatest Love Movies of All time:

100. My Big Fat Greek Wedding
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99. The Last Tango in Paris
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98. Moonstruck
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97. Remember Me
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96. Sabrina
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95. Talk to Her
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94. The Bridges of Madison County
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93. Monster’s Ball
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92. To Catch a Thief
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91. The Piano
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90. A Very Long Engagement
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89. From Here to Eternity
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88. Bonnie and Clyde
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87. If Only
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86. Punch-Drunk Love
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85. The Lake House
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84. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
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83. Sideways
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82. Three Colors: Blue, Three Colors: Red, Three Colors: White (3 films)
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81. Pride and Prejudice
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80. Life is Beautiful
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79. Witness
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78. In the Mood for Love
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77. Sleepless in Seattle
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76. Ghost
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75. Closer
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74. High Fidelity
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73. Revolutionary Road
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72. Stardust
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71. Chocolat
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70. Bringing Up Baby
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69. Enchanted
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68. Blue Valentine
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67. The Holiday
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66. The English Patient
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65. Dracula (1992)
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64. Pretty Woman
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63. Forgetting Sarah Marshall
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62. The Apartment
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61. P.S. I Love You
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60. You’ve Got a Mail
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59. Grease
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58. Notting Hill
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57. 10 Things I Hate About You
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56. Notorious (1946)
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55. The Perks of Being a Wallflower
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54. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
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53. Moulin Rouge!
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52. Crazy,Stupid,Love.
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51. Leaving Las Vegas
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50. Shakespeare in Love
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49. Love Actually
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48. Flipped (2010)
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47. Amour (2012)
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46. It Happened One Night
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45. Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World
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44. The African Queen
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43. 50 First Dates
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42. Once
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41. Dirty Dancing
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40. There’s Something about Mary
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39. Juno
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38. Sense and Sensiblity
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37. Silver Linings Playbook
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36. Manhattan
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35. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
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34. The Philadelphia Story
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33. The Artist
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32. The Way We Were
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31. Amelie
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30. Groundhog Day
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29. Out of Africa
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28. Slumdog Millionaire
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27. Beauty and the Beast
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26. Moonrise Kingdom
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25. The Sound of Music
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24. A Walk to Remember
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23. When Harry Met Sally…
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22. Say Anything…
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21. Annie Hall
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20. The Princess Bride
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19. (500) Days of Summer
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18. Eternal Sunshine of Spotless Mind
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17. My fair Lady
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16. Edward Scissorhands
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15. An Affair to Remember
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14. City Lights
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13. Before Sunrise/ Before Sunset/ Before Midnight (3 films)
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12. Wall-E
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11. Singin’ in the Rain
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10. Love Story
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9. West Side Story
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8. Roman Holiday
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7. Vertigo
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6. Doctor Zhivago
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5. Forrest Gump
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4. Gone With the Wind
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3. Casablanca
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2. The Notebook
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1. Titanic
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So Which of the above romantic movies you loved the most? Which romantic film you will pick to watch with your partner on Valentine’s Day. What you think is required for a successful romantic film – Is it the chemistry between the actor,actress pair; Is it the plot or the music? Share with us about your favorite romantic film and also tell us if we missed any good romantic movie.