Luscious at the movies: The most romantic films of all time

We celebrate romance every day at Luscious, so here’s my list – with contributions from our fabulous Luscious Lifers on Facebook – of the most romantic films of all time, from silly and sweet to more dramatic movies…




The English Patient 1996 - Kristin Scott Thomas Ralph Fiennes.jpgThe English Patient 1996.jpgOnce 2006 film.jpgOnce 2006.jpgOut of Africa 1985 - Meryl Streep Robert Redford.jpgOut of Africa 1985.jpgPersuasion 1995 - Ciaran Hinds.jpgPersuasion 2007 film.jpgPersuasion 2007.jpgPretty in Pink 1986 - Molly Ringwald.jpgPretty in Pink 1986.jpgPretty Woman 1990 - Julia Roberts Richard Gere.jpgPretty Woman 1990.jpgPride and Prejudice 1995 - Colin Firth Jennifer Elhe.jpgPride and Prejudice 1995.jpgPride and Prejudice 2005 - Elizabeth and Darcy.jpgPride and Prejudice 2005.jpgReality Bites 1994 - Winona Ryder Ethan Hawke.jpgReality Bites 1994.jpgRoman Holiday 1953 - Audrey Hepburn Gregory Peck.jpgRoman Holiday 1953.jpgRomeo and Juliet 1996 - Claire Danes Leonardo DiCaprio.jpgRomeo and Juliet 1996.jpgSabrina 1954 - Audrey Hepburn Humphrey Bogart William Holden.jpegSabrina 1954.jpgSabrina 1995 - Harrison and Julia.jpgSabrina 1995.jpgSay Anything 1989 - John Cusack.jpgSay Anything 1989 poster.jpgSense and Sensibility 1995 - Emma Thompson Hugh Grant.jpgSense and Sensibility 1995 - Kate Winslet.jpgSense and Sensibility 1995.jpgSixteen Candles 1984 - Molly Ringwald.jpgSixteen Candles 1984.jpgSleepless in Seattle 1993 - Meg Ryan Tom Hanks.jpgSleepless in Seattle 1993.jpgSweet Home Alabama 2002 - Reece and Josh.jpgSweet Home Alabama 2002.jpgThat Hamilton Woman 1941 - viven leigh and laurence olivier.pngThat Hamilton Woman-1941.jpgThe Apartment 1960 - Shirley Maclaine Jack Lemmon.jpgThe Apartment 1960.jpgUndated publicity handout shows Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner dancing in a scene from their 1992 film The Bodyguard 1992.jpgThe Forty Year Old Virgin 2004 - Steve Carrell.jpgThe Forty Year Old Virgin 2004.jpgThe Graduate 1967 - Anne Bancroft Dustin Hoffman.jpgThe Graduate 1967.jpgThe Holiday 2006 - Cameron and Jude.jpgThe Holiday 2006 - Kate and Jack.jpgThe Holiday 2006.jpgThe Notebook 2004 film.jpgThe Notebook 2004.jpegThe Philadelphia Story 1940 - Katharine Hepburn Cary Grant Jimmy Stewart.jpgThe Philadelphia Story 1940 - poster.jpgThe Princess Bride 1987 film.jpgThe Princess Bride 1987.jpgThe Proposal 2009 - Sandra and Ryan.jpgThe Proposal 2009.jpgThe Remains of the Day 1993 - Emma Thompson Anthony Hopkins.jpgThe Remains of the Day 1993.jpgThe Ugly Truth 2009 film.jpgThe Ugly Truth 2009.jpgThe Wedding Crashers 2005 - Owen and Rachel.jpgThe Wedding Crashers 2005.jpgThe Wedding Date 2005 - Dermot and Debra.jpgThe Wedding Date 2005.jpgThe Wedding Planner 2001 - Matthew and Jennifer.jpgThe Wedding Planner 2001.jpgThe Wedding Singer 1998 - Drew Barrymore Adam Sandler.jpgThe Wedding Singer 1998.jpgTitanic 1997 - Kate Winslet Leonardo DiCaprio.jpgTitanic 1997.jpgValentines Day 2010.jpgValentines Day-2010.jpgWall-E 2008.jpgWall-E and EVA 2008.jpgWaterloo Bridge 1940-MGM.jpgWaterloo Bridge 1940.jpgWhen Harry Met Sally 1989 - Meg Ryan Billy Connolly.jpgWhen Harry Met Sally 1989.jpgWhile You Were Sleeping 1995 - Sandra Bullock Bill Pullman.jpgWhile You Were Sleeping 1995.jpgWuthering Heights 1939 - merle oberon and laurence olivier.jpgWuthering Heights 1939.jpgYouve Got Mail 1998 - Meg Ryan Tom Hanks.jpgYouve Got Mail 1998.jpg10 Things I Hate About You 1999 - Julia Stiles Heath Ledger.jpg10 Things I Hate About You 1999.jpg2046 - 2004 film.jpeg2046 film 2004.jpg500 Days of Summer 2009 - Zoe and Joseph.jpg500 Days of Summer 2009.jpgA Good Year 2006 - Russell and Marion.jpgA Good Year 2006.jpgA Room with a View 1985 - Helena Bonham Carter Julian Sands.jpgA Room with a View 1985.jpgAmelie 2001 - Audrey and Mathieu.jpgAmelie 2001.jpgAn Affair to Remember 1957 - Deborah Kerr Cary Grant.jpgAn Affair to Remember 1957.jpgAN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN, Richard Gere, Debra Winger, 1982, (c) Paramount/courtesy Everett CollectionAn Officer and a Gentleman 1982.jpgAtonement 2007 film.jpgAtonement 2007.jpgBefore Sunrise 1995 - Ethan Hawke Julie Delpy.jpgBefore Sunrise 1995.jpgBefore Sunset 2004 - Julie Delpy Ethan Hawke.jpgBefore Sunset 2004.jpgBreakfast at Tiffanys 1961 - Audrey Hepburn George Peppard.jpgBreakfast at Tiffanys 1961 poster.jpgBridget Jones Diary 2001 - Renee Zellweger Colin Firth.jpgBridget Jones Diary 2001.jpgBrief Encounter 1945 - Celia Johnson Trevor Howard.jpgBrief Encounter 1945.jpgBrokeback Mountain 2005 - Heath and Jake.jpgBrokeback Mountain 2005.jpgCasablanca 1942 - humphrey bogart and ingrid bergman.jpgCasablanca 1942.jpgChocolat 2000 - Juliette Binoche Johnny Depp.jpgChocolat 2000.jpgDirty Dancing 1987 - Patrick Swayze Jennifer Grey.jpgDirty Dancing 1987.jpgEmma 1996 - Gwyneth Paltrow Jeremy Northam.jpgEmma 1996.jpgFirst Knight 1995 - Julia Ormond and Richard Gere.jpgFirst Knight 1995.jpgFour Weddings and a Funeral 1994 - Andie MacDowall Hugh Grant.jpgFour Weddings and a Funeral 1994.jpgFrom Here to Eternity 1953 - Burt Lancaster Deborah Kerr.jpgFrom Here to Eternity 1953 poster.jpgGhost 1990 - Demi Moore Patrick Swayze.jpgGhost 1990.jpegGone with the Wind - Poster.jpgGone with the Wind - Scarlett and Rhett.jpgGroundhog Day 1993 - Bill Murray Andie MacDowall.jpgGroundhog Day 1993.jpgHigh Society 1956.jpghigh society film 1956 grace kelly wedding dress bing crosby.jpgIn the Mood for Love 2000 film.jpgIn the Mood for Love 2000.jpgJerry Maguire 1996 - Tom Cruise Renee Zellweger.jpegJerry Maguire 1996.jpgJuno 2007 film.jpgJuno 2007.jpgLaura 1944 - Gene Tierney Dana Andrews.jpgLaura 1944.jpgLike Water for Chocolate 1992 film.jpgLike Water for Chocolate 1992.jpgLost in Translation 2003 - Bill and Scarlett.jpgLost in Translation 2003.jpgLove Actually 2003 - Keira.jpgLove Actually 2003.jpgLove Story 1970 - Ryan ONeal Ali McGraw.jpgLove Story 1970.jpgMoulin Rouge 2001 - Nicole and Ewan.jpgMoulin Rouge 2001.jpgMusic From Another Room 1998 - Jude Law Gretchen Mol.jpgMusic From Another Room 1998.jpgMy Best Friends Wedding 1997 - Julia Roberts.jpgMy Best Friends Wedding 1997.jpgMy Fair Lady 1964 - Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison.jpgMy Fair Lady 1964.jpegNotting Hill 1999 - Julia Roberts Hugh Grant.jpgNotting Hill 1999.jpg



What have we missed? Leave your suggestion below!



You might also like these posts and photos:


A luscious childhood: Anne of Green Gables

A luscious childhood: Anne of Green Gables
Picnic lunch - picnic - vintage car.jpg

A luscious life: Picnics

A luscious life: Picnics
Downton Abbey - - D2_Ep7_6.jpg

Historical style: Downton Abbey

This is our main Downton Abbey photo gallery, including the characters and locations featured in this acclaimed TV series.
Mr Darcy - - colin firth.jpg

Historical style: Mr Darcy

Historical style: Mr Darcy
Carole Lombard - October 1939 on the telephone in her Hollywood home.JPG

Old Hollywood: At home with the stars

Old Hollywood: At home with the stars
In the mood for love2.jpg

Luscious films: In the Mood for Love and 2046

Photos from the films In the Mood for Love and 2046
Style icon - carole lombard3.jpg

Style icon: Carole Lombard

Style icon: Carole Lombard - A Room with a View - A Room with a View3.jpg

Luscious movies: A Room with A View

A Room with A View starring Helena Bonham Carter
The Chronicles of Downton Abbey - A New Era by Jessica Fellowes and Matthew Sturgis.jpg

Historical style: Downton Abbey-related books and DVDs

Historical style: Downton Abbey-related books and DVDs
Fashion in films - The Women 1939.jpg

Luscious at the movies: The best fashion films and TV shows

My top ten selections for the best fashion films and TV shows.
Films with fashion influence - 1935 Top Hat poster.jpg

Luscious at the movies: Films with fashion influence

Here's a look at our list of films which have influenced fashion in some way...
Fashion documentaries and TV shows - 1995 Catwalk.jpg

Luscious at the movies: Fashion documentaries and reality TV shows

A look at fashion documentaries and reality TV shows
TV show fashion history - Sex and the City.jpg

Luscious at the movies: TV shows with fashion history

Here are some TV shows with interesting fashion history...
romeo and juliet 2013 carlei.png

Sneak peak: Romeo & Juliet 2013

A quick look at the new production of "Romeo & Juliet"
Keira Knightley - Anna Karenina - - keira-knightley-anna-karenina.jpg

Keira Knightley's Anna Karenina 2012

Photos from the 2012 adaptation of Anna Karenina
Nineteenth Century Fashion in Detail by Lucy Johnston.jpg

Recommended reading: British and American "upper class" social history 1870s-1930s

Recommended reading: British and American "upper class" social history from the Gilded Age to the Jazz Age
A Good Woman 2004 - based on Lady Windermeres Fan.jpg

Recommended viewing: American and British period drama TV series and films

Some suggestions for American and British period dramas and films relating to the Gilded Era through to the Jazz Age

Luscious textiles: Lace

Romantic lusciousness - pictures of lace
valentines day card ideas - Martha Stewart Valentines Day cards14.jpg

Valentine's Day: Valentine's Day cards

Valentine's Day card inspiration
rock hudson and elizabeth taylor.jpg

A sensual life: Luscious boys and girls

Drool-worthy folk to add some virtual lusciousness into your life
black white vintage photography - Henry Clarke.jpg

Vintage photography: Classic black and white images

Beautiful black and white photos from some of history's best photographers



Here are some of our Facebook photo galleries related to films and TV shows:


Heaps more on our Entertainment: The world of luscious books, movies, TV shows, music, arts and culture page.






Don’t forget to check out the new LUSCIOUS SHOP for men’s and women’s fashion, kids, homewares, gifts and themed pages for beach and countryside lusciousness.

Follow Luscious on FacebookPinterestInstagramYouTubeGoogle+ and Twitter here.

Cheers, Natasha





What do you think of this post?
  • Truly luscious (0)
  • Fab tip - thanks! (0)
  • Oh so glamorous (0)
  • Yes please! (0)
  • I ADORE this (0)

One Comment

  1. Glinda July 25, 2017 at 10:23 pm #

    You left out Random Harvest with Ronald Colman and Greer Garson, Seventh Heaven with Jimmy Stewart and Simone Simon, Now Voyager with Betty Davis and Paul Henreid, The Lie with Betty Davis and George Brent, The Quiet Man with John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara, Kate and Leopold with Hugh Jackan and Meg Ryan, Jane Eyre with Joan Fontaine and Orson Welles, Young at Heart with Frank Sinatra and Doris Day, Elephant Walk with Peter Finch and Elizabeth Taylor

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *