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The Best Romance Movies of 2005 

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Updated June 8, 2017 444 votes 41 voters 1.2k views 50 items

List of the best 2005 romance movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. If watching men and women fall in love is your idea of a good movie, then these films are definitely worth checking out. These are all the romance movies that defined the year 2005, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different movies, including Wedding Crashers and King Kong. This isn't necessarily a list of all romance movies from 2005, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Reese Witherspoon, Joaquin Phoenix, Ginnifer Goodwin

Released: 2005

Directed by: James Mangold

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Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Judi Dench

Released: 2005

Directed by: Joe Wright

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Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Christopher Walken

Released: 2005

Directed by: David Dobkin

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Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell

Released: 2005

Directed by: Judd Apatow

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Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kate Mara

Released: 2005

Directed by: Ang Lee

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Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Paula Patton

Released: 2005

Directed by: Andy Tennant

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Josh Hutchersonm, Cynthia Nixon, Bradley Whitford

Released: 2005

Directed by: Mark Levin, Jennifer Flackett

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Miranda Cosgrove, Dennis Quaid, Rene Russo

Released: 2005

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

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Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

Released: 2005

Directed by: Peter Jackson

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Reese Witherspoon, Mark Ruffalo, Jon Heder

Released: 2005

Directed by: Mark Waters

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Zhang Ziyi, Michelle Yeoh, Gong Li

Released: 2005

Directed by: Rob Marshall

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Ryan Reynolds, Anna Faris, Amy Smart

Released: 2005

Directed by: Roger Kumble

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Lindsay Lohan, Anna Faris, Michael Keaton

Released: 2005

Directed by: Angela Robinson

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Diane Lane, John Cusack, Christopher Plummer

Released: 2005

Directed by: Gary David Goldberg

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Cameron Diaz, Shirley MacLaine, Toni Collette

Released: 2005

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

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Meryl Streep, Uma Thurman, Mini Andén

Released: 2005

Directed by: Ben Younger

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Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell, Steve Carell

Released: 2005

Directed by: Nora Ephron

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Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti

Released: 2005

Directed by: Ron Howard

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Sarah Silverman, Rosario Dawson, Idina Menzel

Released: 2005

Directed by: Chris Columbus

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Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Morrison

Released: 2005

Directed by: Doug Liman

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Tyler Perry, Shemar Moore, Tamara Taylor

Released: 2005

Directed by: Darren Grant

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Taraji P. Henson, Ludacris, Terrence Howard

Released: 2005

Directed by: Craig Brewer

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Rachel McAdams, Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes

Released: 2005

Directed by: Thomas Bezucha

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Hilary Duff, Heather Locklear, Vanessa Lengies

Released: 2005

Directed by: Mark Rosman

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