Best Romance Movies of 2012

1.

Paperman

6.6
8.2/10 IMDB

An urban office worker finds that paper airplanes are instrumental in meeting a girl in ways he never expected.

Starring: John Kahrs, Kari Wahlgren, Jeff Turley, Jack Goldenberg ..
Directed by: John Kahrs
Release date: 2012-11-02
2.

Moonrise Kingdom

6.3
7.8/10 IMDB

Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing off-shore – and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in more ways than anyone can handle.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, Jason Schwartzman, Bob Balaban, Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, Harvey Keitel ..
Directed by: Wes Anderson
Release date: 2012-05-16
3.

Silver Linings Playbook

6.1
7.7/10 IMDB

After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.

Starring: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Jacki Weaver, Chris Tucker, Anupam Kher, John Ortiz, Shea Whigham, Julia Stiles, Dash Mihok ..
Directed by: David O. Russell
Release date: 2012-11-16
4.

Pitch Perfect

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing they have in common is how well they sing together. She takes the women of the group out of their comfort zone of traditional arrangements and into a world of amazing harmonic combinations in a fight to the top of college music competitions.

Starring: Anna Kendrick, Skylar Astin, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Rebel Wilson, Ben Platt, Adam DeVine, Alexis Knapp, Ester Dean, Hana Mae Lee ..
Directed by: Jason Moore
Release date: 2012-09-28
5.

Ruby Sparks

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

Calvin is a young novelist who achieved phenomenal success early in his career but is now struggling with his writing – as well as his romantic life. Finally, he makes a breakthrough and creates a character named Ruby who inspires him. When Calvin finds Ruby, in the flesh, sitting on his couch about a week later, he is completely flabbergasted that his words have turned into a living, breathing person.

Starring: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Chris Messina, Annette Bening, Antonio Banderas, Alia Shawkat, Deborah Ann Woll, Steve Coogan, Elliott Gould, Aasif Mandvi ..
Directed by: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Release date: 2012-07-25
6.

The Vow

5.8
6.8/10 IMDB

Happy young married couple Paige and Leo are, well, happy. Then a car accident puts Paige into a life-threatening coma. Upon awakening she has lost the previous five years of memories, including those of her beloved Leo, her wedding, a confusing relationship with her parents, or the ending of her relationship with her ex-fiance. Despite these complications, Leo endeavors to win her heart again and rebuild their marriage.

Starring: Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum, Sam Neill, Scott Speedman, Jessica Lange, Tatiana Maslany, Lucas Bryant, Kristina Pesic, Dillon Casey, Wendy Crewson ..
Directed by: Michael Sucsy
Release date: 2012-02-05
7.

Safety Not Guaranteed

5.7
6.9/10 IMDB

Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time travel.

Starring: Aubrey Plaza, Mark Duplass, Jake Johnson, Karan Soni, Jenica Bergere, Kristen Bell, Jeff Garlin, Mary Lynn Rajskub, William Hall Jr., Tony Doupe ..
Directed by: Colin Trevorrow
Release date: 2012-06-08
8.

The First Time

5.7
6.8/10 IMDB

Dave, a high school senior, spends most of his time pining away over a girl he can’t have. Aubrey, a junior with artistic aspirations, has a hot boyfriend who doesn’t quite understand her or seem to care. Although they go to different schools, Dave and Aubrey find themselves at the same party. When both head outside to get some air, they meet. A casual conversation sparks an instant connection, and, over the course of a weekend, things turn magical, romantic, complicated, and funny as Aubrey and Dave discover what it's like to fall in love for the first time.

Starring: Dylan O'Brien, Britt Robertson, Craig Roberts, James Frecheville, Victoria Justice, Maggie Elizabeth Jones, Halston Sage, Lamarcus Tinker, Joshua Malina, Christine Taylor ..
Directed by: Jonathan Kasdan
Release date: 2012-10-19
9.

Trouble with the Curve

5.6
6.8/10 IMDB

Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout Gus Lobel takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. Along the way, the two renew their bond, and she catches the eye of a young player-turned-scout.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Matthew Lillard, Joe Massingill, Robert Patrick, Ed Lauter, Chelcie Ross, Peter Hermann ..
Directed by: Robert Lorenz
Release date: 2012-09-21
10.

The Lucky One

5.5
6.4/10 IMDB

U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault returns from his third tour of duty in Iraq, with the one thing he credits with keeping him alive-a photograph he found of a woman he doesn't even know. Learning her name is Beth and where she lives, he shows up at her door, and ends up taking a job at her family-run local kennel. Despite her initial mistrust and the complications in her life, a romance develops between them, giving Logan hope that Beth could be much more than his good luck charm.

Starring: Zac Efron, Blythe Danner, Taylor Schilling, Jay R. Ferguson, Riley Thomas Stewart, Joe Chrest, Jillian Batherson, Courtney J. Clark, Sharon Conley, Russell Durham Comegys ..
Directed by: Scott Hicks
Release date: 2012-04-19
11.

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

5.5
6.7/10 IMDB

As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.

Starring: Steve Carell, Keira Knightley, Connie Britton, Adam Brody, Rob Corddry, Derek Luke, Melanie Lynskey, William Petersen, Gillian Jacobs, T. J. Miller ..
Directed by: Lorene Scafaria
Release date: 2012-06-22
12.

Step Up Revolution

5.5
6.4/10 IMDB

Emily arrives in Miami with aspirations to become a professional dancer. She sparks with Sean, the leader of a dance crew whose neighborhood is threatened by Emily's father's development plans.

Starring: Kathryn McCormick, Ryan Guzman, Megan Boone, Jessica Guadix, Cleopatra Coleman, Zoe Aggeliki, Tommy Dewey, Celestina Aladekoba, Adam Sevani, Peter Gallagher ..
Directed by: Scott Speer
Release date: 2012-07-26
13.

Anna Karenina

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

Trapped in a loveless marriage, aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the affluent Count Vronsky.

Starring: Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen, Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Alicia Vikander, Olivia Williams, Emily Watson ..
Directed by: Joe Wright
Release date: 2012-09-06
14.

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2

5.3
5.5/10 IMDB

After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.

Starring: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Ashley Greene, Jackson Rathbone, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Billy Burke ..
Directed by: Bill Condon
Release date: 2012-11-13
15.

Now Is Good

5.2
7.0/10 IMDB

A girl dying of leukemia compiles a list of things she'd like to do before passing away. Topping the list is her desire to lose her virginity.

Starring: Dakota Fanning, Jeremy Irvine, Kaya Scodelario, Olivia Williams, Paddy Considine, Edgar Canham, Joe Cole, Rose Leslie, Franz Drameh, Julia Ford ..
Directed by: Ol Parker
Release date: 2012-05-25
16.

Upside Down

5.2
6.3/10 IMDB

In an alternate universe where twinned worlds have opposite gravities, a young man battles interplanetary prejudice and the laws of physics in his quest to reunite with the long-lost girl of his dreams in this visually stunning romantic adventure that poses the question: what if love was stronger than gravity?

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Jim Sturgess, Timothy Spall, James Kidnie, Holly Uloth, Blu Mankuma, Nicholas Rose, Vlasta Vrána, Kate Trotter, Janine Theriault ..
Directed by: Juan Diego Solanas
Release date: 2012-09-27
17.

This Means War

5.2
6.3/10 IMDB

Two top CIA operatives wage an epic battle against one another after they discover they are dating the same woman.

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine, Tom Hardy, Laura Vandervoort, Angela Bassett, Kasey Ryne Mazak, Warren Christie, Natassia Malthe, Til Schweiger, Chelsea Handler ..
Directed by: McG
Release date: 2012-02-14
18.

The Sessions

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing with sex and the disabled piques Mark's curiosity, and he decides to investigate the possibility of experiencing sex himself. When his overtures toward a caregiver scare her away, he books an appointment with sex surrogate Cheryl Green to lose his virginity.

Starring: John Hawkes, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy, Moon Bloodgood, Annika Marks, W. Earl Brown, Blake Lindsley, Adam Arkin, Robin Weigert, Robin Weigert ..
Directed by: Ben Lewin
Release date: 2012-05-02
19.

Rock of Ages

5.0
5.9/10 IMDB

A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.

Starring: Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand, Malin Åkerman, Paul Giamatti, Bryan Cranston, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Erica Frene ..
Directed by: Adam Shankman
Release date: 2012-06-13
20.

To Rome with Love

5.0
6.3/10 IMDB

Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing voice, and he seizes the opportunity to rejuvenate his own flagging career; a young couple have separate romantic interludes; a spotlight shines on an ordinary man.

Starring: Woody Allen, Roberto Benigni, Penélope Cruz, Alec Baldwin, Judy Davis, Jesse Eisenberg, Greta Gerwig, Elliot Page, Alessandro Tiberi, David Pasquesi ..
Directed by: Woody Allen
Release date: 2012-04-20
21.

The Five-Year Engagement

4.9
6.2/10 IMDB

Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.

Starring: Jason Segel, Emily Blunt, Chris Pratt, Alison Brie, Rhys Ifans, Jacki Weaver, Jim Piddock, David Paymer, Mimi Kennedy, Mindy Kaling ..
Directed by: Nicholas Stoller
Release date: 2012-04-27
22.

Think Like a Man

4.9
6.5/10 IMDB

The balance of power in four couples’ relationships is upset when the women start using the advice in Steve Harvey’s book, Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man, to get more of what they want from their men. When the men realize that the women have gotten a hold of their relationship “playbook,” they decide that the best defense is a good offense and come up with a plan to use this information to their advantage.

Starring: Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Kevin Hart, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Jenkins, Romany Malco, Gabrielle Union, Jenifer Lewis ..
Directed by: Tim Story
Release date: 2012-04-16
23.

Quartet

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and former wife of one of the residents. Expect poignancy and plenty of laughs.

Starring: Maggie Smith, Tom Courtenay, Billy Connolly, Pauline Collins, Michael Gambon, Sheridan Smith, Jumayn Hunter, Shola Adewusi, Andrew Sachs, Trevor Peacock ..
Directed by: Dustin Hoffman
Release date: 2012-09-08
24.

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

4.8
6.8/10 IMDB

A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt, Kristin Scott Thomas, Rachael Stirling, Amr Waked, Catherine Steadman, Tom Mison, Tom Beard, Jill Baker, Conleth Hill ..
Directed by: Lasse Hallström
Release date: 2012-03-09
25.

What to Expect When You're Expecting

4.8
5.7/10 IMDB

Challenges of impending parenthood turn the lives of five couples upside down. Two celebrities are unprepared for the surprise demands of pregnancy; hormones wreak havoc on a baby-crazy author, while her husband tries not to be outdone by his father, who's expecting twins with his young trophy wife; a photographer's husband isn't sure about his wife's adoption plans; a one-time hook-up results in a surprise pregnancy for rival food-truck owners.

Starring: Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Elizabeth Banks, Anna Kendrick, Brooklyn Decker, Matthew Morrison, Rodrigo Santoro, Ben Falcone, Dennis Quaid, Chace Crawford ..
Directed by: Kirk Jones
Release date: 2012-05-17
26.

Liberal Arts

4.8
6.7/10 IMDB

Newly single, 35, and uninspired by his job, Jesse Fisher worries that his best days are behind him. But no matter how much he buries his head in a book, life keeps pulling Jesse back. When his favorite college professor invites him to campus to speak at his retirement dinner, Jesse jumps at the chance. He is prepared for the nostalgia of the dining halls and dorm rooms, the parties and poetry seminars; what he doesn’t see coming is Zibby – a beautiful, precocious, classical-music-loving sophomore. Zibby awakens scary, exciting, long-dormant feelings of possibility and connection that Jesse thought he had buried forever.

Starring: Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Jenkins, Allison Janney, Elizabeth Reaser, John Magaro, Kate Burton, Robert Desiderio, Zac Efron, Kristen Bush ..
Directed by: Josh Radnor
Release date: 2012-09-14
27.

Blue Lagoon: The Awakening

4.8
5.3/10 IMDB

Two high school students become stranded on a tropical island and must rely on each other for survival. They learn more about themselves and each other while falling in love.

Starring: Indiana Evans, Brenton Thwaites, Denise Richards, Frank John Hughes, Alix Elizabeth Gitter, Jacob Artist, Patrick St. Esprit, Carrie Wampler, Hayley Kiyoko, Aimee Carrero ..
Directed by: Jake Newsome, Mikael Salomon
Release date: 2012-06-16
28.

Big Miracle

4.8
6.5/10 IMDB

Based on an inspiring true story, a small-town news reporter (Krasinski) and a Greenpeace volunteer (Barrymore) enlist the help of rival superpowers to save three majestic gray whales trapped under the ice of the Arctic Circle. ‘Big Miracle’ is adapted from the nonfiction book ‘Freeing the Whales: How the Media Created the World’s Greatest Non-Event’ by Tom Rose.

Starring: Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, Kristen Bell, Vinessa Shaw, Dermot Mulroney, Ted Danson, Kathy Baker, Tim Blake Nelson, Stephen Root, John Michael Higgins ..
Directed by: Ken Kwapis
Release date: 2012-02-02
29.

Celeste & Jesse Forever

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding novelist; he, a free spirit who keeps things from getting boring. Their only problem is that they have decided to get divorced. Can their perfect relationship withstand this minor setback?

Starring: Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Elijah Wood, Emma Roberts, Ari Graynor, Eric Christian Olsen, Janel Parrish, Chris Messina, Sarah Haskins, Matthew Del Negro ..
Directed by: Lee Toland Krieger
Release date: 2012-08-03
30.

Sightseers

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

Chris wants to show girlfriend Tina his world, but events soon conspire against the couple and their dream caravan holiday takes a very wrong turn.

Starring: Alice Lowe, Steve Oram, Eileen Davies, Roger Michael, Tony Way, Seamus O'Neill, Monica Dolan, Jonathan Aris, Aymen Hamdouchi, Tom Meeten ..
Directed by: Ben Wheatley
Release date: 2012-11-30
31.

Great Expectations

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Miss Havisham, a wealthy spinster who wears an old wedding dress and lives in the dilapidated Satis House, asks Pip's 'Uncle Pumblechook' to find a boy to play with her adopted daughter Estella. Pip begins to visit Miss Havisham and Estella, with whom he falls in love, then Pip—a humble orphan—suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Holliday Grainger, Robbie Coltrane, Jason Flemyng, Ewen Bremner, Sally Hawkins, David Walliams, Tamzin Outhwaite ..
Directed by: Mike Newell
Release date: 2012-11-30
32.

Wanderlust

4.6
5.6/10 IMDB

Rattled by sudden unemployment, a Manhattan couple surveys alternative living options, ultimately deciding to experiment with living on a rural commune where free love rules.

Starring: Paul Rudd, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux, Malin Åkerman, Lauren Ambrose, Joe Lo Truglio, Alan Alda, Kathryn Hahn, Ken Marino, Jordan Peele ..
Directed by: David Wain
Release date: 2012-02-23
33.

Friends with Kids

4.4
6.1/10 IMDB

In the wake of their friends' marriages and eventual offspring, longtime pals Julie and Jason decide to have a child together without becoming a couple. By becoming "time-share" parents, they reason, they can experience the joys of parenthood without significantly curbing their personal freedom. However, when Julie and Jason both become involved with others, they discover that they secretly harbor romantic feelings for each other.

Starring: Adam Scott, Jennifer Westfeldt, Jon Hamm, Maya Rudolph, Chris O'Dowd, Kristen Wiig, Megan Fox, Lee Bryant, Kelly Bishop, Cotter Smith ..
Directed by: Jennifer Westfeldt
Release date: 2012-03-09
34.

Song for Marion

4.4
6.9/10 IMDB

Arthur is a grumpy pensioner who can't understand why his wife Marion would want to embarrass herself singing silly songs with her unconventional local choir. But choir director Elizabeth sees something special in the reluctant Arthur and refuses to give up on him. As she coaxes him out of his shell, Arthur realizes that it is never too late to change.

Starring: Terence Stamp, Vanessa Redgrave, Gemma Arterton, Christopher Eccleston, Anne Reid, Ram John Holder, Barry Martin, Taru Devani, Orla Hill, Jumayn Hunter ..
Directed by: Paul Andrew Williams
Release date: 2012-09-15
35.

Bachelorette

4.4
5.3/10 IMDB

Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

Starring: Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzy Caplan, Rebel Wilson, Adam Scott, Kyle Bornheimer, James Marsden, Ann Dowd, Hayes MacArthur, Ella Rae Peck ..
Directed by: Leslye Headland
Release date: 2012-01-23
36.

360

4.4
6.1/10 IMDB

Inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's classic La Ronde, screenwriter Peter Morgan and director Fernando Meirelles' 360 combines a modern and dynamic roundelay of stories into one, linking characters from different cities and countries in a vivid, suspenseful and deeply moving tale of love in the 21st century. Starting in Vienna, the film beautifully weaves through Paris, London, Bratislava, Rio, Denver and Phoenix into a single, mesmerizing narrative.

Starring: Rachel Weisz, Jude Law, Ben Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Moritz Bleibtreu, Gabriela Marcinková, Jamel Debbouze, Mark Ivanir, Katrina Vasilieva, Peter Morgan ..
Directed by: Fernando Meirelles
Release date: 2012-07-25
37.

Hit & Run

4.4
6.1/10 IMDB

When former getaway driver, Charlie Bronson jeopardises his Witness Protection Plan identity in order to help his girlfriend get to Los Angeles, the feds and Charlie's former gang chase them on the road.

Starring: Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Tom Arnold, Kristin Chenoweth, Michael Rosenbaum, Jess Rowland, Carly Hatter, Bradley Cooper, Joy Bryant, Kal Bennett ..
Directed by: David Palmer, Dax Shepard
Release date: 2012-08-22
38.

LOL

4.3
4.3/10 IMDB

In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mom, Anne, "accidentally" reads her teenage daughter's racy journal, she realizes just how wide their communication gap has grown.

Starring: Miley Cyrus, Demi Moore, Douglas Booth, Ashley Greene, Ashley Grace, Thomas Jane, Jay Hernandez, Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Fisher Stevens, Gina Gershon ..
Directed by: Lisa Azuelos
Release date: 2012-02-10
39.

My Awkward Sexual Adventure

4.2
6.1/10 IMDB

A hyper-repressed and schlubby accountant (Jonas Chernick) strikes a deal with a worldly but disorganized stripper (Emily Hampshire): he'll help her with her crushing debt if she helps him become a better lover.

Starring: Jonas Chernick, Emily Hampshire, Sarah Manninen, Vik Sahay, Melissa Marie Elias, Marina Stephenson Kerr, Mike Bell, Andrea del Campo, Onalee Ames, Randy Apostle ..
Directed by: Sean Garrity
Release date: 2012-09-11
40.

The Giant Mechanical Man

4.1
6.7/10 IMDB

An offbeat romantic comedy about a silver-painted street performer and the soft spoken zoo worker who falls for him.

Starring: Jenna Fischer, Chris Messina, Topher Grace, Malin Åkerman, Lucy Punch, Rich Sommer, Bob Odenkirk, Joshua Amir, Ella Anderson, Rachel Avery ..
Directed by: Lee Kirk
Release date: 2012-04-27
41.

Playing for Keeps

4.1
5.7/10 IMDB

A former sports star who's fallen on hard times starts coaching his son's soccer team in an attempt to get his life together.

Starring: Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Iqbal Theba, Sean O'Bryan, Dennis Quaid, Judy Greer, Noah Lomax, James Tupper ..
Directed by: Gabriele Muccino
Release date: 2012-11-29
42.

Bel Ami

3.9
5.4/10 IMDB

Georges Duroy travels through 1890s Paris, from cockroach ridden garrets to opulent salons, using his wits and powers of seduction to rise from poverty to wealth, from a prostitute’s embrace to passionate trysts with wealthy beauties, in a world where politics and media jostle for influence, where sex is power and celebrity an obsession.

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Uma Thurman, Christina Ricci, Kristin Scott Thomas, Colm Meaney, Philip Glenister, Holliday Grainger, Natalia Tena, Anthony Higgins, James Lance ..
Directed by: Nick Ormerod, Declan Donnellan
Release date: 2012-03-09
Best Romance Movies of 2012 : Parade's End
43.

Parade's End

3.9
7.5/10 IMDB

In the years before the First World War, three Britons are drawn into fraught and ultimately tragic relations: Anglican Christopher Tietjens, second son of the lord of the manor of Groby, Yorkshire, who is a disconsolate, Tory statistician in London; Catholic Sylvia Satterthwaite, his promiscuous and self-centered socialite wife who has married him only to hide the fact that their son is not really his; and freethinking Valentine Wannop, a young suffragette and daughter of a lady novelist, who is torn between her idealism and her attraction to "Chrissy". As the war works a profound change on Europe, and Chrissy is badly wounded in France, the conflict shatters and rearranges the lives of all three principals, as well as virtually everyone else in their elite circle.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rebecca Hall, Adelaide Clemens, Miranda Richardson, Freddie Fox, Janet McTeer, Ned Dennehy, Alan Howard, Rupert Everett, Stephen Graham ..
Directed by: Susanna White
Release date: 2012-08-24
44.

Hemingway & Gellhorn

3.8
6.2/10 IMDB

Writer Ernest Hemingway begins a romance with fellow scribe Martha Gellhorn.

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Clive Owen, Rodrigo Santoro, Robert Duvall, Connie Nielsen, Parker Posey, Tony Shalhoub, David Strathairn, Molly Parker, Mark Pellegrino ..
Directed by: Philip Kaufman
Release date: 2012-08-27
45.

Hello I Must Be Going

3.8
6.2/10 IMDB

Divorced and demoralised, Amy Minsky’s prospects look bleak when she is condemned to move back in with her parents at the age of 35. Everyone wants to help but, as her patience level with advice is plummeting, a bold teenage boy enters her life, igniting her last bit of self-esteem.

Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Blythe Danner, John Rubinstein, Julie White, Dan Futterman, Jimmi Simpson, Meera Simhan, Sara Chase, Christopher Abbott, Daniel Eric Gold ..
Directed by: Todd Louiso
Release date: 2012-09-07
46.

Vamps

3.8
5.2/10 IMDB

The modern-day story focuses on two beautiful young vampires who are living the good nightlife in New York until love enters the picture and each has to make a choice that will jeopardize their immortality.

Starring: Alicia Silverstone, Krysten Ritter, Sigourney Weaver, Richard Lewis, Wallace Shawn, Malcolm McDowell, Zak Orth, Marilu Henner, Kristen Johnston, Meredith Scott Lynn ..
Directed by: Amy Heckerling
Release date: 2012-08-25
Best Romance Movies of 2012 : Head Over Heels
47.

Head Over Heels

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

After many years of marriage, Walter and Madge have grown apart: He lives on the floor and she lives on the ceiling. When Walter tries to reignite their old romance, their equilibrium comes crashing down, and the couple that can’t agree which way is up must find a way to put their marriage back together.

Starring: Nigel Anthony, Ruth Rayyah McCaul ..
Directed by: Timothy Reckart
Release date: 2012-05-24
Best Romance Movies of 2012 : Birdsong
48.

Birdsong

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

As an English soldier fights in the horrific trenches of northern France, he is haunted by the memories of his forbidden love affair with a French woman.

Release date: 2012-04-24
49.

Good Deeds

3.7
5.5/10 IMDB

Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.

Starring: Tyler Perry, Phylicia Rash?d, Thandiwe Newton, Brian J. White, Gabrielle Union, Eddie Cibrian, Rebecca Romijn, Ylian Alfaro Snyder, Jordenn Thompson, Ashley LeConte Campbell ..
Directed by: Tyler Perry
Release date: 2012-02-23
50.

StreetDance 2

3.7
5.5/10 IMDB

After suffering humiliation by the crew Invincible, street dancer Ash looks to gather the best dancers from around the world for a rematch.

Starring: Tom Conti, Falk Hentschel, George Sampson, Sofia Boutella, Vicky Kadian, Stephanie Nguyen, Delphine Nguyen, Niek Traa, Elisabetta Di Carlo, Samuel Revell ..
Directed by: Max Giwa, Dania Pasquini
Release date: 2012-03-30

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