Romeo, take me somewhere we can be alone
I’ll be waiting, all there’s left to do is run
You’ll be the prince and I’ll be the princess
It’s a love story, baby, just say yes
Love story a song by the famous country/pop singer Taylor Swift. This is a song almost every teen and maybe even adults know by heart, and if you don’t know this song you probably know the singer. This beautiful love song is also in one of my favorite romantic movies. Here is my top 10 romantic movies!
- Letter to Juliet
Letters to Juliet my favorite movie of all time, so it’s definitely not a surprise this movie is also my number 1 on this list. This movie is about a girl who is going on an early honeymoon with her Italian fiancé to…. Italy ofcourse, how could you guess? Her fiancé is working on owning his own restaurant and has little time for soon to be wife. So Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) decides to explore a little and discovers a place where women all over the world write letters to Juliet. Sophie meets ‘the secretaries of Juliet’ and discovers and unanswered letter written in 1957 by a woman named Claire and feels that it’s her duty to write back. This is a love story between Claire and her childhood love and Sophie and…. Guess you have to find out;)
2. Mamma Mia
“Mamma Mia, here I go again..” Everyone knows this song by Abba. This movie starring Amanda Seyfried, Merryl Streep and Collin Firth is about bride-to-be Sophie and her mother Donna who live on the Greek Island called Kalokairi. Sophie really wants her father, who she never met, to be at her wedding to give her away. She finds het mother’s old diary and reads about her mother’s past lovers one of them to be her father. The bad new, she has no idea which one it is. So without her mother knowing she invites them all three and hopes to figure out who the man is that’s going to walk her down the isle. Can she do it?
3. Charlie st. Cloud
Charlie is a sailor and together with his younger brother Sam he wins a competition and gets a scholarship. Charlie sneaks out of the house to go to a party to celebrate his graduation, when Sam gets in the car as well who wants to go to his friend’s house. Charlie agrees and drives his younger brother to his friend. They get into a car accident and Sam doesn’t survive, but made a promise to Charlie to never leave his side. 5 years later Charlie works at a cemetery and still talks to his dead little brother. Later he meets a girl Tess and needs to use his ability to see dead loved ones to save her life.
4. The last song
Ronnie ‘veronica’ is a rebellious teenager whose parents are divorced. She needs to spent the summer at her father’s place in North Carolina together with her younger brother. She rebels against her father and all his rules and meets popular boy, Will. A handsome guy with a typical beach look. Rumors are that her father has burned down the local church and tell Will. But Will knows the truth but keeps quit. Soon Ronnie finds out that her father has cancer and has not much longer to live and Ronnie wants to do everything to clear up the rumors and to restore their relationship before it’s all too late.
5. The fault in our stars
Hazel Grace has terminal thyroid cancer that has spread threw her lungs. Augustus Waters lost a leg due bone cancer but is now cancer free. They meet and start hanging out learning they have a lot in common. Hazel gives Augustus one of her favorite novels written by the Dutch writer Peter van Houten. August finishes the book but gets frustrated with the ending, it ends with a unfinished sentence. Hazel explains that no one has heard from Peter, so Augustus gets in contact and arranges a meeting with Peter for him and Hazel. Will they figure out the real ending of the novel before the cancer wins?
6. Me before you
Will Traynor was once an active young man before his life turned upside down due a motorcycle accident and became paralyzed, the only thing he can move is eyes and lips. Louisa Clark is an outgoing, very happy young girl who got hired by Will’s mother to be his personal caregiver. She accepts the job, needing the money badly, her family being very poor. Will’s mother hopes that Louisa’s positive attitude will make Will happy again. Will’s been depressed ever since the accident not being able to live his once active life anymore. A few weeks later Louisa overhears Will’s mother talking about the fact that Will wants to go to Switzerland to get assisted suicide and has given his parents six months. Will Louisa be able to make Will happy again and live a long, happy live together or will Will continue with his plan?
7. Maid in Manhatten
Marisa is a single mother of a 10 year old son working as a maid in a high standard hotel. While at work Marisa’s colleague convinces Marisa to try on a Dolce & Gabbana dress the find in one of the rooms. Marisa’s son befriends a senatorial candidate Christoffer and together the go find Ty’s mother to ask her if Ty could go on a walk together with Christoffer and his dog. Marisa still wearing the dress turns around and immediately has a crush on the man. Christoffer feeling the same way takes Marisa and her son for a walk. The only problem, Christoffer thinks Marisa is someone else and now Marisa has to take this person’s identity scared that the man she becomes to love will leave her once he figures out that she’s actually just a maid. Will there love for each other be strong enough?
8. A Cinderella story
A classic fairytale come to life. This movie has been filmed in 4 different versions with Hillary Duff, Selena Gomez, Lucy Hale and Sofia Carson. The plot is always the same though. Just like the fairytale it’s about a teenage girl whose father has passed away and now has to live with an evil stepmother and the just as evil stepsisters. It’s a very standard movie but still a lot of fun to watch.
9. 27 Dresses
How would you feel if you got to be a bridesmaide 27 times? All the horrible dresses that you don’t mind wearing because you want to make the bride happy, a full schedule and 2 weddings at the same day. And the only thing you can think about is ‘when will it be my day?’ This movie is about a woman who after 27 times being a bridesmaid finally gets to be a bride herself.
With the upcoming movie Beauty and the beast starring Emma Watson, this movie is the perfect movie to watch prior. Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer will show you that looks don’t matter. Kyle is a handsome, popular highschool boy who needs to live up to his father’s standards. He has no respect for ‘unatractive’ people and makes fun of a girl named Kendra (Mary-Kate Olsen). Little does he know what she is capable of and she transformes Kyle into an ugly ‘beast’. The only way for him to break this spell and become himself again he has to find someone that loves him of who he is not how he looks. Will he be able to find his true love on time?
Lots of love Roxana.