05 February 2010

Because it's February,

here are some romantic films that i love:

Holiday (1934)

What I love: Everything that comes out of Katharine Hepburn's mouth.

Garden State (2004)
WIL: That ear-pulling signal. And the hamster funeral.

Sabrina (1954)
WIL: That French cooking school. And the hammock with the trap door.

Return to Me (2000)
WIL: The match-making, poker-playing grandpas.

Now, Voyager (1942)
WIL: All that double cigarette-lighting!

Reality Bites (1994)
WIL: Two words: Ethan Hawke.

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
WIL: Meg Ryan's hair.

Amelie (2001)
WIL: Audrey Tautou dressed as Zorro.

A Place in the Sun (1951)
WIL: "I'm always late! It's part of my charm."

Roman Holiday (1953)
WIL: How Audrey takes her look from "day" to "night" by simply changing the location of her scarf.

Ever After (1998)
WIL: Those wings.

The Quiet Man (1952)
WIL: Best. Fight Scene. Ever.

My Man Godfrey (1936)
WIL: "If Mother can sponsor Carlo, then why can't I sponsor Godfrey?"

Love Actually (2003)
WIL: The opening sequence. And Colin Firth learning Portuguese.

It Happened One Night (1934)
WIL: Young people in love are never hungry.

The Princess Bride (1987)
WIL: Cary Elwes' mustache.

High Society (1956)
WIL: Grace Kelly and Frank Sinatra dancing by the pool.


emmma said...


Heather said...

i also adore this list.... but how could you leave out dirty dancing?