By: Mary Jones
"Titanic" (1997) - A sweeping romance that unfolds aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic, it tells the story of a young woman from a privileged background who falls in love with a free-spirited artist.
"The Shape of Water" (2017) - A unique and fantastical love story between a mute woman and an amphibious creature, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America.
"La La Land" (2016) - A modern musical that portrays the passionate romance between a struggling actress and a jazz pianist as they pursue their dreams in Los Angeles.
"Moonlight" (2016) - While primarily a drama, this Academy Award-winning film contains elements of romance as it explores the life of a young Black man growing up in Miami, grappling with identity and sexuality.
"Atonement" (2007) - Based on the novel by Ian McEwan, this poignant romantic drama explores the consequences of a false accusation that separates a young couple and their struggle for reconciliation.
"The Notebook" (2004) - A heartwarming and emotional tale of enduring love, it follows a young couple from different social backgrounds who face obstacles but are determined to be together.
"Her" (2013) - A thought-provoking science fiction romance, it delves into the unconventional relationship between a man and an advanced artificial intelligence operating system.
By: Marco Carola