This Valentine’s Day, cuddle up on the sofa and watch one in all these romance movies that characteristic some nice traditional automobiles.
Say Something | 1976 Chevy Malibu
Whereas each romantic’s coronary heart did backflips when John Cusack serenaded his crush outdoors her window with a boombox taking part in Peter Gabriel’s hit track In Your Eyes, each automobile lover was trying out the blue Chevy Malibu behind him.
James Bond GoldenEye | 1964 Aston Martin DB5
What’s extra romantic than sitting within the passenger’s seat of James Bond’s ’64 DB5 as he races a crimson Ferrari 355 GTS Spider?
This heart-racing scene ends with a kiss and a pan over the coast of Monaco.
Titanic | 1912 Renault 35CV
Within the 1997 movie Titanic, Jack and Rose share a steamy second in a burgundy 1912 Renault 35CV.
The Pocket book | 1946 Hudson Commodore
What’s an inventory of romantic motion pictures with out The Pocket book? After years of being separated, this younger couple finds their method again to one another and reignites their love affair.
Allie, performed by Rachel McAdams, pulls as much as her ex-boyfriend’s home he constructed only for her in a 1946 Hudson Commodore. You’ll see her Commodore in just a few of the movie’s most well-known scenes, together with the long-lasting battle the place Noah tells Allie, “I need you. I need all of you, perpetually.”
Casablanca | 1940 Buick Phaeton
“Right here’s you, child,” Rick Blaine says to his outdated flame Ilsa of their last goodbye earlier than she and her husband, Victor, escape to Lisbon.
However right here’s to wanting on the 1940 Buick Mannequin 81C Phaeton they pulled as much as the airport in…
The Graduate | 1966 Alfa Romeo 1600 Duetto Spider
Within the 1967 hit movie The Graduate, Benjamin Braddock, performed by Dustin Hoffman, is seduced by an older girl Mrs. Robinson when he strikes again dwelling after graduating faculty. Mrs. Robinson’s one rule: steer clear of her daughter Elaine.
For sure, Benjamin breaks that rule and races after Elaine in his crimson ’66 Alfa Romeo Spider to interrupt up her marriage ceremony.
Right here’s to you Mrs. Robinson!
To Catch a Thief | 1953 Sunbeam Alpine
Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, the French Riviera and a blue ’55 Sunbeam Alpine is all of the makings of a fantastic romantic thriller.
Within the scene under, Kelly and Grant’s character take a drive and cease for a picnic overlooking the coast of the south of France.
The Love Bug | 1963 Volkswagen Beetle
This lighthearted romance film contains a down-on-his-luck race automobile driver who comes throughout a magical 1963 Volkswagen Beetle that helps him win the El Dorado highway race. Alongside for the journey is his love curiosity, Carole Bennett, performed by Michele Lee.
Grease | 1948 Ford Deluxe Convertible
Some of the memorable automobiles in Grease is the crimson 1948 Ford De Luxe convertible. We first see this scorching rod throughout Danny’s “Greased Lightning” quantity when he’s engaged on the run-down automobile with the gang and begins to fantasize about what it may probably grow to be.
The automobile makes a reappearance within the movie’s last scene when Danny wins over Sandy’s coronary heart.
Fairly Girl | 1990 Lotus Esprit SE
Julia Robert’s character within the 1990 hit movie, Fairly Girl, gained the hearts of gearheads when she hopped within the driver’s seat of Richard Gere’s Lotus Esprit to indicate him a factor or two about driving a guide.
Roman Vacation | 1937 Fiat Topolino
Audrey Hepburn, who performs a European princess, and Gregory Peck, taking part in an American reporter, spend the day gallivanting round Rome on this 1953 rom-com.
After a love-filled day, Peck drives Hepburn again dwelling in a 1937 Fiat Topolino so she will be able to return to her royal duties.
Earlier than they share their final kiss, Hepburn says, “I don’t know how you can say goodbye. I can’t consider any phrases.”
50 First Dates | 1973 Volkswagen Factor
When Henry, performed by comic Adam Sandler, meets artwork trainer Lucy, performed by Drew Barrymore, he’s smitten. After discovering Lucy has anterograde amnesia and relives the identical day time and again, Henry concocts just a few plans to get Lucy’s consideration as she drives by in her shiny yellow VW Factor.
When Harry Met Sally | 1976 Toyota Corona Wagon
Harry met Sally and her ’76 Toyota Corona Wagon after graduating faculty once they share a journey from Chicago to New York. In the course of the highway journey they so romantically argue if women and men may ever be platonic associates.
Quick ahead 10 years and Harry and Sally put their argument to the take a look at on this romantic comedy that includes Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal.
10 Issues I Hate About You | 1983 Volvo GL
On this ‘90s rom-com based mostly on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew, well-liked sophomore Bianca, desires to start out courting however her dad’s rule is that she will be able to’t begin courting till her older sister begins.
So, Bianco comes up with a plan – to set her sister up with the highschool dangerous boy performed by Heath Ledger.
Whereas Ledger is tying to win over Bianca’s sister, performed by Julia Stiles, Bianca has her personal fling with the nerdy boy head-over-heals for her.
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