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EW.com's Best Romantic Movies Of The Past 25 Years

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EW's list of Best Romantic Movies Of The Past 25 Years. Good romance movies are hard to come by, so hold on to these precious gems. For the full article and photo gallery go to: http://www.ew.com/ew/gallery/0,,20209564_20209584_20224567,00.html
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    Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    Angela Lansbury, Frank Welker

    Released1991

    Directed byGary Trousdale, Kirk Wise

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    The Piano

    The Piano

    Anna Paquin, Holly Hunter

    Released1993

    Directed byJane Campion

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  • 3
    The Wedding Singer

    The Wedding Singer

    Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler

    Released1998

    Directed byFrank Coraci

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    Sid and Nancy

    Sid and Nancy

    Courtney Love, Gary Oldman

    Released1986

    Directed byAlex Cox

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    The English Patient

    The English Patient

    Willem Dafoe, Ralph Fiennes

    Released1996

    Directed byAnthony Minghella

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    In the Mood for Love

    In the Mood for Love

    Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai

    Released2000

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

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  • 7
    Y Tu Mamá También

    Y Tu Mamá También

    Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna

    Released2002

    Directed byAlfonso Cuarón

  • 8
    Moonstruck

    Moonstruck

    Nicolas Cage, Cher

    Released1987

    Directed byNorman Jewison

  • 9
    Say Anything...

    Say Anything...

    John Cusack, Jeremy Piven

    Released1989

    Directed byCameron Crowe

  • 10
    Amélie

    Amélie

    Audrey Tautou, Spencer Tracy

    Released2001

    Directed byJean-Pierre Jeunet

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    Out of Africa

    Out of Africa

    Meryl Streep, Robert Redford

    Released1985

    Directed bySydney Pollack

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    Ghost

    Ghost

    Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg

    Released1990

    Directed byJerry Zucker

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    Dirty Dancing

    Dirty Dancing

    Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey

    Released1987

    Directed byEmile Ardolino

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    Lost in Translation

    Lost in Translation

    Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray

    Released2003

    Directed bySofia Coppola

  • 15
    Edward Scissorhands

    Edward Scissorhands

    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder

    Released1990

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • 16
    There's Something About Mary

    There's Something About Mary

    Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman

    Released1998

    Directed byPeter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

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  • 17
    Pretty Woman

    Pretty Woman

    Julia Roberts, Richard Gere

    Released1990

    Directed byGarry Marshall

  • 18
    Jerry Maguire

    Jerry Maguire

    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu

    Released1996

    Directed byCameron Crowe

  • 19
    When Harry Met Sally...

    When Harry Met Sally...

    Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal

    Released1989

    Directed byRob Reiner

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    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst

    Released2004

    Directed byMichel Gondry

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    A Room with a View

    A Room with a View

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Helena Bonham Carter

    Released1985

    Directed byJames Ivory

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  • 22
    Brokeback Mountain

    Brokeback Mountain

    Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal

    Released2005

    Directed byAng Lee

  • 23
    Once

    Once

    Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová

    Released2006

    Directed byJohn Carney

  • 24
    Moulin Rouge

    Moulin Rouge

    Zsa Zsa Gábor, José Ferrer

    Released1952

    Directed byJohn Huston

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    Titanic

    Titanic

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet

    Released1997

    Directed byJames Cameron

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