21 Movie Romances That We Loved in 2013


In 2013, love came in many forms: girl on zombie, boy on smartphone, and James Franco on — count ’em — two hot bikini babes at the same damn time. Sure, romantic comedies are as extinct as Oprah Winfrey’s chances of winning Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes, but audiences had plenty of onscreen couples worth snuggling up to watch with your own real-life human (or zombie or smartphone — whatever makes your heart swoon).

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21. Melissa McCarthy and Zach Galifianakis in The Hangover Part III

20. Nicholas Hoult and Teresa Palmer in Warm Bodies

19. Daniel Radcliffe and Dane DeHaan in Kill Your Darlings

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18. Rebel Wilson and Anthony Mackie in Pain and Gain

17. Rachel McAdams and Domnhall Gleeson in About Time

16. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Julianne Moore in Don Jon

15. Hugh Jackman and Kate Winslet in Movie 43

14. Jessica Chastain and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in Mama

13. Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez in Fast & Furious 6

12. Isla Fisher and Joel Edgerton in The Great Gatsby

11. Sarah Polley’s mom and Sarah Polley’s dads in Stories We Tell

10. Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson or “Jennifer Lawrence and Whichever Boy You Personally Prefer” in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

9. Amy Acker and Alexis Denisof in Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing

8. Brie Larsen and John Gallagher Jr. in Short Term 12

7. James Franco and Vanessa Hudgens and Ashley Benson in Spring Breakers

6. Olivia Wilde and Jake Johnson in Drinking Buddies

5. Adele Exarchopolous and Léa Seydoux in Blue is the Warmest Color

4. Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley in The Spectacular Now

3. Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy in Before Midnight

2. Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson in Her

1. Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey in The Butler

See also: 2013’s Most Memorable On-Screen Villains