Best Romance Movies of 2008

1.

The Wrestler

6.3
7.9/10 IMDB

Aging wrestler Randy "The Ram" Robinson is long past his prime but still ready and rarin' to go on the pro-wrestling circuit. After a particularly brutal beating, however, Randy hangs up his tights, pursues a serious relationship with a long-in-the-tooth stripper, and tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter. But he can't resist the lure of the ring and readies himself for a comeback.

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis, Todd Barry, Judah Friedlander, Ernest Miller, Ajay Naidu, Wass Stevens, John D'Leo ..
Directed by: Darren Aronofsky
Release date: 2008-09-07
2.

Definitely, Maybe

5.7
7.1/10 IMDB

When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Abigail Breslin, Elizabeth Banks, Isla Fisher, Rachel Weisz, Kevin Kline, Derek Luke, Liane Balaban, Annie Parisse, Nestor Serrano ..
Directed by: Adam Brooks
Release date: 2008-02-08
3.

Mamma Mia!

5.7
6.4/10 IMDB

An independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on a Greek island is about to marry off the spirited young daughter she's raised alone. But, the daughter has secretly invited three of her mother's ex-lovers in the hopes of finding her biological father.

Starring: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Christine Baranski, Philip Michael, Juan Pablo Di Pace ..
Directed by: Phyllida Lloyd
Release date: 2008-07-02
4.

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

5.7
7.1/10 IMDB

Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.

Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Christopher Evan Welch, Chris Messina, Patricia Clarkson, Kevin Dunn, Julio Perillán, Juan Queseda ..
Directed by: Woody Allen
Release date: 2008-08-15
5.

The Duchess

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.

Starring: Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Aidan McArdle, Simon McBurney, Bruce Mackinnon, Georgia King, Alistair Petrie ..
Directed by: Saul Dibb
Release date: 2008-09-05
6.

Australia

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin by Japanese forces firsthand.

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Essie Davis, David Wenham, Bryan Brown, David Gulpilil, John Jarratt, Shea Adams, Nathin Butler, John Walton ..
Directed by: Baz Luhrmann
Release date: 2008-11-18
7.

Step Up 2: The Streets

5.3
6.2/10 IMDB

When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of classmate outcasts to compete in Baltimore s underground dance battle The Streets.

Starring: Briana Evigan, Robert Hoffman, Will Kemp, Cassie Ventura, Adam G. Sevani, Danielle Polanco, Telisha Shaw, Black Thomas, Mari Koda, Harry Shum Jr. ..
Directed by: Jon M. Chu
Release date: 2008-02-14
8.

Keith

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that Keith has something to hide. As the free-spirited Keith shows Natalie how to embrace what life offers, they grow closer -- until a secret tests the bounds of their relationship

Starring: Elisabeth Harnois, Ignacio Serricchio, Jennifer Grey, Jesse McCartney ..
Directed by: Todd Kessler
Release date: 2008-09-13
9.

Wild Child

5.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.

Starring: Emma Roberts, Alex Pettyfer, Kimberley Nixon, Juno Temple, Aidan Quinn, Natasha Richardson, Linzey Cocker, Sophie Wu, Georgia King, Lexi Ainsworth ..
Directed by: Nick Moore
Release date: 2008-01-01
10.

The Brothers Bloom

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job – showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo, Rinko Kikuchi, Robbie Coltrane, Maximilian Schell, Ricky Jay, Zachary Gordon, Max Records, Andy Nyman ..
Directed by: Rian Johnson
Release date: 2008-09-09

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