Best Romance Movies of 2017

1.

Call Me by Your Name

6.6
7.9/10

Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.

Starring: Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer, Michael Stuhlbarg, Amira Casar, Esther Garrel
Directed by: Luca Guadagnino
Release date: 2017-09-01
2.

Wonder Woman

6.5
7.5/10

An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.

Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright, Danny Huston
Directed by: Patty Jenkins
Release date: 2017-05-30
3.

The Shape of Water

6.1
7.3/10

An other-worldly story, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962, where a mute janitor working at a lab falls in love with an amphibious man being held captive there and devises a plan to help him escape.

Starring: Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Octavia Spencer
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Release date: 2017-12-01
4.

Phantom Thread

6.0
7.5/10

Renowned British dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock comes across Alma, a young, strong-willed woman, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville, Camilla Rutherford, Gina McKee
Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson
Release date: 2017-12-25
5.

Beauty and the Beast

5.8
7.2/10

A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.

Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad
Directed by: Bill Condon
Release date: 2017-03-16
6.

God's Own Country

5.6
7.7/10

A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.

Starring: Josh O'Connor, Alec Secareanu, Ian Hart, Gemma Jones, Patsy Ferran
Directed by: Francis Lee
Release date: 2017-09-01
7.

Everything, Everything

5.6
6.4/10

A teenager who's lived a sheltered life because she's allergic to everything, falls for the boy who moves in next door.

Starring: Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera, Taylor Hickson
Directed by: Stella Meghie
Release date: 2017-05-18
8.

Breathe

5.3
7.1/10

Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.

Starring: Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy, Hugh Bonneville, Tom Hollander, Miranda Raison
Directed by: Andy Serkis
Release date: 2017-10-13
9.

Their Finest

5.0
6.8/10

During the Blitz of World War II, a female screenwriter (Gemma Arterton) works on a film celebrating England's resilience as a way to buoy a weary populace's spirits. Her efforts to dramatise the true story of two sisters (Lily Knight and Francesca Knight) who undertook their own maritime mission to rescue wounded soldiers are met with mixed feelings by a dismissive all-male staff.

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Richard E. Grant, Jack Huston
Directed by: Lone Scherfig
Release date: 2017-04-06
10.

In a Heartbeat

4.9
7.7/10

A closeted boy runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase down the boy of his dreams.

Starring: Nick Ainsworth, Kelly Donohue
Directed by: Beth David, Esteban Bravo
Release date: 2017-06-01
11.

The Ottoman Lieutenant

4.7
6.7/10

Lillie, a determined American woman, ventures overseas to join Dr. Jude at a remote medical mission in the Ottoman Empire (now Turkey). However, Lillie soon finds herself at odds with Jude and the mission’s founder, Woodruff, when she falls for the titular military man, Ismail, just as the war is about to erupt.

Starring: Michiel Huisman, Hera Hilmar, Josh Hartnett, Ben Kingsley, Haluk Bilginer
Directed by: Joseph Ruben
Release date: 2017-03-10
12.

Fifty Shades Darker

4.6
4.6/10

When a wounded Christian Grey tries to entice a cautious Ana Steele back into his life, she demands a new arrangement before she will give him another chance. As the two begin to build trust and find stability, shadowy figures from Christian’s past start to circle the couple, determined to destroy their hopes for a future together.

Starring: Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Eloise Mumford, Bella Heathcote
Directed by: James Foley
Release date: 2017-02-08
13.

Tulip Fever

4.6
6.2/10

An artist falls for a married young woman while he's commissioned to paint her portrait. The two invest in the risky tulip market in hopes to build a future together.

Starring: Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Judi Dench, Christoph Waltz, Jack O'Connell
Directed by: Justin Chadwick
Release date: 2017-07-13
14.

Red Nose Day Actually

4.5
7.2/10

Fourteen years after the events of the first film, a series of encounters between people in Britain reminds us that in these different times Love, actually exists.

Starring: Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, Liam Neeson, Keira Knightley, Rowan Atkinson
Directed by: Richard Curtis, Mat Whitecross
Release date: 2017-03-24
15.

Kiss and Cry

4.5
6.9/10

A romantic drama based on the story of Carley Allison, a promising 18 year old figure skater and singer who made medical history in her fight against a rare 1 in 3.5 billion type of sarcoma.

Starring: Sarah Fisher, Luke Bilyk, Chantal Kreviazuk, Sergio Di Zio, Zoë Belkin
Directed by: Sean Cisterna
Release date: 2017-02-10
16.

The Discovery

4.5
6.3/10

In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide to reset their existence, others try to decide what it all means. Among them is Dr. Harbor's son Will, who has arrived at his father's isolated compound with a mysterious young woman named Isla. There, they discover the strange acolytes who help Dr. Harbor with his experiments.

Starring: Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, Robert Redford, Jesse Plemons, Riley Keough
Directed by: Charlie McDowell
Release date: 2017-03-31
17.

A Christmas Prince

4.4
5.7/10

When a reporter goes undercover as a nanny to get the inside scoop on a playboy prince, she gets tangled in some royal intrigue and ends up finding love - but will she be able to keep up her lie?

Starring: Rose McIver, Ben Lamb, Alice Krige, Honor Kneafsey, Theo Devaney
Directed by: Alex Zamm
Release date: 2017-11-17
18.

Rebel in the Rye

4.4
6.7/10

The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.

Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Zoey Deutch, Hope Davis
Directed by: Danny Strong
Release date: 2017-09-15
19.

Home Again

4.3
5.8/10

Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her.

Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Pico Alexander, Michael Sheen, Candice Bergen, Nat Wolff
Directed by: Hallie Meyers-Shyer
Release date: 2017-09-07
20.

2:22

4.3
5.8/10

A man's life is derailed when an ominous pattern of events repeats itself in exactly the same manner every day, ending at precisely 2:22 p.m.

Starring: Michiel Huisman, Teresa Palmer, Sam Reid, John Waters, Richard Davies
Directed by: Paul Currie
Release date: 2017-06-29

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