While most films have some aspect of romance between characters (at least as a subplot) a romance film can be loosely defined as any film in which the central plot (the premise of the story) revolves around the romantic involvement of the story's protagonists. NOTICE TO WOULD-BE-ROMEOS*************** A subplot, sometimes referred to as a "B story" or a "C story" and so on is a secondary plot strand that is auxiliary to the main plot Mythos (Aristotle In literature the plot comprises all the events in a story particularly rendered towards the achievement of some particular Artistic or Emotional The Protagonist or main character is the central figure of a story. Common themes include the characters making decisions based on a newly-found romantic attraction. The questions, "What am I living for?" or "Why am I with my current partner?" often arise.
The appeal of these films is in the dramatic reality of the emotions expressed by the characters. An emotion is a mental and physiological state associated with a wide variety of feelings thoughts and behaviours The following is a list of recent romantic films. The most successful romantic film is Titanic (1997) with $1. Titanic is a 1997 Disaster film directed written co-produced and co-edited by James Cameron about the sinking of the RMS ''Titanic'' The United States dollar ( sign: $; code: USD) is the unit of Currency of the United States; it has also been 8 Billion.
Another prerequisite is that the film has a happy ending (or at least bittersweet) and many would argue that no film with a sad ending may be correctly defined as "romance;" however, this second prerequisite is admittedly disputable and many screenwriters and directors will push the boundaries of the genre in this aspect. Screenwriters or scenarists are Scriptwriters who write the Screenplays from which Films and Television programs are made A film director, or filmmaker, is a person who directs the making of a Film.
- Chick flick refers to the popularity of romance films among women despite their often clichéd stories and plot devices. A cliché (from French, klɪ'ʃe or cliche is a phrase expression or idea that has been overused to the point of losing its intended force
External links Tyrone Edmund Power Jr (May 5 1914 – November 15 1958 usually credited simply as Tyrone Power and known sometimes as " Ty Power " was an Alice Faye (born Alice Jeane Leppert on May 5, 1915 - May 9, 1998) was an American actress and Singer The year 1938 in film involved some significant events Events January &mdash MGM announces that Judy Garland Alexander's Ragtime Band ( 1938) is a film released by Twentieth Century Fox, that takes off from the 1911 Irving Berlin song " A Walk to Remember is a 2002 Romance film based on the 1998 Romance novel by Nicholas Sparks. An Affair to Remember is a 1957 film starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr, and directed by Leo McCarey. Before Sunrise is a 1995 Drama film directed by Richard Linklater and written by Linklater and Kim Krizan. Before Sunset ( 2004) is an American film the Sequel to the film Before Sunrise (1995 Bridget Jones's Diary is a British 2001 Romantic comedy film, based on the novel of the same name written by Helen Fielding Camille is an American 1936 Drama film directed by George Cukor and produced by Irving Thalberg and Bernard H Casablanca ( is an American Romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz, starring Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman and City of Angels is an English language film directed by Brad Silberling in 1998. Dirty Dancing is a 1987 Romance film. Written by Eleanor Bergstein, the film features Jennifer Grey, Patrick Swayze Doctor Zhivago ( Доктор Живаго) is a 1965 drama - romance - War film directed by David Lean and loosely The Girl on the Bridge ( La fille sur le pont) is a French Film released in 1999 directed by Patrice Leconte, starring Daniel Love Story is a 1970 Romantic drama film written by Erich Segal coordinated with his 1970 best-selling novel. Pretty Woman is a 1990 Romantic comedy film. The film centers around the titular character down-on-her-luck Prostitute Vivian Ward ( Jane Austen 's novel Pride and Prejudice ( 1813) has been the subject of numerous television and film adaptations. Pride & Prejudice A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 Independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo Pride & Prejudice is a 2005 film based on the popular Jane Austen novel of the same name. Random Harvest is a 1942 film based on the 1941 James Hilton novel of the same name, directed by Mervyn LeRoy. Stay As You Are (original title Cosi' come sei) is a 1978 Erotic -drama film directed by Alberto Lattuada, starring Stay As You Are (original title Cosi' come sei) is a 1978 Erotic -drama film directed by Alberto Lattuada, starring The Holiday ( 2006) is a Romantic comedy film distributed by Columbia Pictures in the US and Universal Studios outside the US The Sheik is a 1921 silent movie produced by Famous Players-Lasky, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino Sleepless in Seattle is a 1993 American comedy-drama Film written and directed by Nora Ephron. While You Were Sleeping is a 1995 Romantic comedy Film directed by Jon Turteltaub and starring Sandra Bullock, Bill For the ABC matchmating reality show see The Bachelor (TV series. Part of the AFI 100 Years series, AFI's 100 Years 100 Passions is a list of the top 100 love stories in American cinema Romantic comedy films, colloquially known as romcom, are movies with light-hearted humorous plotlines centered around romantic ideals such as a True love able to
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