The Best Movies About Long Distance Relationships Films
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The Best Movies About Long Distance Relationships

List Criteria: Movies about characters who are in a long distance relationship.

There’s a reason that classic stories like William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet appeal to us so much. The thought of not being able to be with the person you love the most in life is almost unbearable. The inspiring message that love never gives up, no matter the cost is one of the most powerful forces in nature. Many movies have been about long distance relationships and this list has all the best ones.
 
The movies featured on this list tell some of the greatest long distance relationship stories in the history of film. It’s impossible not to be deeply affected by a woman who refuses to let go of her fiancée even in the midst of war and leaves everything to search for him!
 
This list has the best movies about long distance relationships, including: A Very Long Engagement, The Notebook, Message in a Bottle, Gone With the Wind, An Affair to Remember, and Cold Mountain.

Vote up your favorite today, or add a long distance relationship movie you love that isn't already on the list.
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    Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling, James Garner

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    Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre

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    Jennifer Lawrence, Keeley Hazell, Felicity Jones

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    Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Saoirse Ronan

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    Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

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    Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Rosie O'Donnell

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    Amanda Seyfried, Channing Tatum, Richard Jenkins

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    Laurence Olivier, Greer Garson, Edna May Oliver

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    Drew Barrymore, Leighton Meester, Christina Applegate

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    Lindsay Lohan, Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet

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    Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Tommy Nolan

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    Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Christopher Plummer

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    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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    Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Chris Noth

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    Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland

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    Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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    Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Renée Zellweger

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    Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne, Jessica Paré

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    Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton, Gene Hackman

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    The Time Traveler’s Wife

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    Bette Midler, Mayim Bialik, Barbara Hershey

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    Sandra Bullock, Hugh Grant, Norah Jones

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    Kate Winslet, Hugh Laurie, Hugh Grant

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    Guy Pearce, Freddie Highmore, Jean-Claude Dreyfus

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    Anne Hathaway, Christopher Gorham, Nathaniel Lees

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    Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer, William H. Macy

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    Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott

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    Hayden Panettiere, Kevin Costner, Paul Newman

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    Michelle Williams, Gael García Bernal, Thomas McCarthy

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    Anupam Kher, Sara Foster, Jesse Metcalfe

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    Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood

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    Cary Grant, Irene Dunne, Ralph Bellamy

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    Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer, Maria Ouspenskaya

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    Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Adam Goldberg

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    Kate Beckinsale, John Cusack, Bridget Moynahan

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    Diane Lane, John Cusack, Christopher Plummer

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