Romantic ideas by kalyani10 The American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences bestows awards in various categories every year on the most deserving films from Hollywood and the world.
Romantic ideas by kalyani10 The American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences bestows awards in various categories every year on the most deserving films from Hollywood and the world. Popularly known as the Oscars, these awards often find their way to the most touching of romantic movies probably because of their concern with the universal emotions of love, passion, sacrifice and an enduring hope. So here is a list of 10 Oscar Award winning romantic movies which have been hailed as some of the greatest cinematic love stories.
Click here to see pics and videos of single women and men in your city looking for dates. It Happened One Night tells the tale of a spoiled heiress played by Claudette Colbert who leaves home to flee her overbearing father only to fall in love with a roguish reporter, played by Clark Gable, as the two launch on a cross-country trip marked by sparring wits and budding romance. Set amidst the intrigue of World War II, Casablanca is about a man torn between his love for a woman and his noble side which allows her to leave with her Czech resistance leader husband in a bid to escape from Nazi sympathizers.
The musical is about an eccentric English professor played by Rex Harrison who takes up the challenge of turning a Cockney flower-seller into a high-society princess, without realizing that he is falling in love with her all the time. Annie Hall One of the truest, most bitter-sweet romances on celluloid, Annie Hall went on to win four Oscars in including those for Best Picture, Actress in a leading role, Director and Screenplay.
In the film Woody Allen plays Alvy Singer, a successful but slightly neurotic television comedian who meets Annie, a small time singer from the Midwest, fond of dabbling in photography. Despite all their initial caution, the two connect and the audiences are swept away in the flush of their new romance. Out of Africa Loosely based on the autobiographical book of the same name by Danish writer Karen Blixen, better known by her pseudonym Isak Dinesen, this film won seven Academy awards among which the major ones were for Best Picture and Director.
After Denys dies in a plane crash and her own coffee plantation is destroyed in a fire, Karen returns home to Denmark but not without a treasure of memories and a lifetime of rich experiences. Set in the tumultuous times of the Second World War, the film is a story of love and loss in which a young nurse tends to an English archeologist who has been badly burnt in a plane crash. As he begins to fall in love with her, he enters a maze of love and betrayal which is revealed n a series of flashbacks.
Despite being largely fictional, the film enthralled critics with references to lines from various Shakespearean plays as well as real personalities of the time. Brokeback Mountain Nominated for the highest number of Oscar awards — eight — in , Brokeback Mountain eventually went on to win three of them for the Best Director, Adapted Screenplay and Original Score.
The film is a romantic drama that depicts various layers of a complex relationship between two cowboys in the American West over a period of two decades. One of them is a ranch hand and the other a rodeo cowboy who meet on the fictional Brokeback Mountain and fall in love with tragic consequences for both of them.
Set in post-World War II Germany, The Reader follows a young boy as he engages in a passionate but secretive affair with an older woman.
Eight years after her disappearance, he is shocked to find her accused of Nazi war crimes. The film is about love and loss on various levels and how one generation comes to terms with the crimes of another.
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