Well, Relationships are not always about happily ever after. They don’t always end well, there are misunderstandings, heartbreaks, and moving on’s. Here in this list, I’m listing down the best romance movies which perfectly portray the reality of relationships. Let’s look at some of the best realistic romance movies of all time!
Realistic romance movies coming right up!
1… Here We Go!
10. Before We Go
Here in this movie, A woman misses the train from New York to Boston and a street musician spends the night trying to help her make it back home before her husband does. Throughout the night they learn a lot about one another and eventually find a romance. but after the day’s over, what would they do? will they keep up with the romance? or did they go separate ways? you have to find that out!
9. My Best friend’s wedding
Childhood friends Julianne and Michael had a deal to marry each other if they were still single by the age of 28. Now, four days before her 28th birthday, Michael announces that he’s marrying a 20-year-old named Kimberly. When Julianne finds out that he’s marrying someone else she’s realizing that she’s actually in love with him, Julianne vows to stop the wedding at all costs. However, when she is appointed as maid of honor, things get even more complex.
8. Silver Linings Playbook
In this 2012 romantic drama, Bradly Cooper is Pat who loses his wife and goes crazy about everything. He lives with his parents and tries to get back with her wife. When he meets Tiffany, she agrees to help him to get back with her wife. In return, she asks for a favor about helping her to win a dance competition by dancing with her. During this time, things get complicated and Pat falls for Tiffany. Oops!
7. Revolutionary Road
In this British-American romantic drama, Frank and April, are in the ‘seven-year itch’ of their marriage; they’re not happy. April has forgone her dream of being an actress, and Frank hates his job. One day, April suggests they move to Paris to start a life there. What would they do in Paris? let’s find out! P.S The acting of Lionardo and Kate is just awesome.
6. He’s not that into you
This movie shows the most real of relationships and how they go down.
Gigi is a young woman seeking her prince charming somewhere amongst her unsuccessful dates. Gigi meets Alex at a bar and they become friends and Alex helps Gigi to interpret the subtle signs given out by her dates. On the other hand, Jannie gets cheated on and trying to move on and Beth finally getting married and Anna gets her heartbroken
5. Call Me by Your Name
It’s the summer of 1983, a 17-year-old Elio is spending the days with his family at their villa in Italy. He then meets Oliver, a handsome doctoral student who’s working as an intern for Elio’s father. After days go by, romance blossoms between Elio and Oliver. They discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.
4. Blue Valentine
Blue valentine shows the relationship of a contemporary married couple. No one said that marriage would be easy; however, the easygoing middle-aged house-painter, Dean, has come up with the perfect plan to save his already strained relationship with his wife, Cindy. For the sake of their daughter, Frankie, they’ve got to make their marriage work. Nevertheless, how did it all start? When did Dean and Cindy’s youthful passion and their sacred vows of eternal love and devotion give way to misery and broken promises?. Well, that’s sad. But, above all, how can these two lovers grow apart without missing each other?
3. Before Trilogy
On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets a student from Paris, Celine. After long conversations build a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. departs the next morning and he has no money so they wander the city together, As the night passes, their bond makes them hard to separate.
Before sunset, Jesse meets Celine nine years later in his book opening where he wrote about the night he spent in Vienna with Celine. After his reading in Paris, Celine finds him, they are both in relationships now, and Jesse has a son, but as their strong feelings for each other start to return, both confess a longing for more.
And finally in before midnight, they meet again on a Greek vacation. Boof! this one is really good.
2. Like Crazy
While attending a college in LA, Anna and Jacob fall in love when they meet as students at the university. But Anna is British and when graduation approaches, Anna decides to stay and violate her student visa rather than returning to England. After that, the young lovers are forced apart and she must return to England. Jacob and Anna discover the difficulties of maintaining a long-distance relationship. Yet, no matter how often circumstances pull them apart, they always find themselves back together again somehow. Anna and Jacob must decide if their relationship is worth saving!
1. 500 Days of Summer
Well, here in this movie, Tom Hansen looks back to the one year that he knew Summer Finn. For Tom, it was love at first sight when she walked into the card company he worked where she is the new administrative assistant. Soon, Tom knew that Summer was the woman with whom he wanted to spend the rest of his life. Although Summer did not believe in relationships or boyfriends – in her mind, real-life will always get in the way – Tom and Summer became more than just friends. And things go south at the end sadly.
P.S I also included my YouTube video of this so you can watch it here!