Special Report

The Greatest Love Stories in Movie History

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

40. Ninotchka (1939)
> Starring: Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Ina Claire, Bela Lugosi

Love gets in the way when a Russian envoy in Paris, attempting to complete the sale of jewelry appropriated during the Russian Revolution, falls for the man whose mission is to retrieve the jewelry and return it to its owner.

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

39. An American in Paris (1951)
> Starring: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guetary

Set to the music of George Gershwin and brimming with song and dance routines, this film follows three friends in Paris — a painter, a pianist, and a singer — as they pursue their artistic endeavors and eventually find that two of them are in love with the same woman.

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Pictures

38. It Happened One Night (1934)
> Starring: Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert, Walter Connolly, Roscoe Karns, Jameson Thomas

This screwball comedy follows the adventures of a runaway heiress who has just eloped with an aviator who is only after her family’s fortune, and an out of work news reporter who is after a great story. Their cross-country trip gets the reporter his story, but what he truly wants is her.

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

37. Titanic (1997)
> Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

Social classes collide on an ill-fated ocean liner when an artistic young drifter falls for a suicidal aristocrat who is being coerced into a loveless marriage. The story of their romance on the eve of a great tragedy became the most successful film of all time upon its release.

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

36. Random Harvest (1942)
> Starring: Ronald Colman, Greer Garson, Philip Dorn, Susan Peters

A happily married woman faces an impossible task when her husband, a former soldier with amnesia, is struck by a car and regains the memories of his previous life of wealth, but forgets his years of marriage. When she takes on a job as his secretary, her patience and perseverance may pay off.

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