Keyword: forbidden love

Titanic

Titanic (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 197 minutes Release date: 12/18/1997
After winning a trip on the RMS Titanic during a dockside card game, American Jack Dawson spots the society girl Rose DeWitt Bukater who is on her way to Philadelphia to marry her rich snob fiance Cal Hockley. Rose feels helplessly trapped by her situation and makes her way to the aft deck and thinks of suicide until she is rescued by Jack. Cal is therefore obliged to invite Jack to dine at their...
Twilight

Twilight (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 11/20/2008
Bella Swan has always been a little bit different, never caring about fitting in with the trendy girls at her Phoenix high school. When her mother re-marries and sends Bella to live with her father in the rainy little town of Forks, Washington, she doesn't expect much of anything to change. Then she meets the mysterious and dazzlingly beautiful Edward Cullen, a boy unlike any she's ever met...
American Beauty

American Beauty (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 09/14/1999
Lester Burnham's wife Carolyn, who's cheating on him, hates him, his daughter Jane regards him with contempt, and his boss is positioning him for the ax -- the typical suburban nightmare. When you've got nothing to lose, you might as well risk everything. Provoked by forbidden passions, Lester decides to make a few changes in his life that are less mid-life crisis than adolescence redux. The freer...
Legend of Hercules

The Legend of Hercules (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 01/09/2014
Hercules, the son of Zeus, is a half-god, half-man blessed with extraordinary strength. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Through harrowing battles and gladiator-arena death matches, Hercules embarks on a legendary odyssey to overthrow the King...
Best of Me

The Best of Me (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 10/16/2014
Former high school sweethearts Dawson and Amanda find themselves reunited after 20 years apart, when they return to their small town for the funeral of a beloved friend. Their bittersweet reunion reignites the love they've never forgotten, but soon they discover the forces that drove them apart twenty years ago live on, posing even more serious threats today.
Endless Love

Endless Love (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
During the months following their high school graduation, Jade, a sheltered young woman with a limitless future, becomes enthralled with David, a working-class boy with a troubled past who in turn falls head over heels for her. Their romance collides with Jade's controlling father's attempts to steer her clear of David, while her mother encourages the relationship to thrive and his father advises...
Gérontophilie

Gérontophilie (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
In Montreal, after eighteen-year-old Lake breaks up with his girlfriend Desiree, he realizes that he is attracted to the elderly. He works in a foster home for old people where he develops an obsession for a patient, Walter Peabody, an old man being given too much medication. Their relationship quickly turns into passionate love. Lake, aware of the treatment meted out to residents, decides to help...
Tu veux ou tu veux pas?

Tu veux ou tu veux pas? (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/30/2014
Repentant sex addict Lambert tries to redeem himself by launching a marriage counseling agency. Having remained celibate for months, the situation becomes more complicated when he hires the alluring Judith as an assistant, and her unbridled sexuality quickly tests his resolve. Both find themselves at a critical moment in their lives and, while strongly attracted to each other, desperately try to...

Love Is All You Need? (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/20/2015
Witness

Witness (1985)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 02/07/1985
A young Amish boy, visiting Philadelphia with his widowed mother, witnesses a murder. When the detective on the case discovers a police cover-up, he realizes his, the boy's and the mother's lives are in jeopardy. He hides out in Amish country, living amongst the community and having to abide by their peaceful customs.Things get more complicated when he falls in love with the young widow. But, soon...
Total Siyapaa

Total Siyapaa (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 03/06/2014
Pakistani-born Aman has settled in London, where he meets and falls in love with an Indian girl named Asha. But when Aman visits her parents' house to ask their permission to marry her, his plans to impress the family start failing when they discover that he is a Pakistani. A series of unfortunate events befall the good-hearted but hapless Aman, leading to some funny, chaotic and outrageous...
Friends from France

Friends from France (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/26/2013
In 1979 in the Soviet Union, twenty-something cousins Carole and Jérôme travel to Odessa, pretending to be a honeymooning couple. They follow guided tours during the day, but at night they meet secretly with refuzniks, Jews harassed by the Soviet regime by denying them exit visas. While bringing them messages, Carole and Jérôme learn about the absurd life conditions of the refuzniks. Carole...
Burning Blue

Burning Blue (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
Drawn from the screenwriter's true story, the film explores the concepts of love, friendship and honor in the U.S. Navy when a routine accident investigation turns into a modern-day witch hunt. Following two fatal mishaps involving F-18 jets aboard an aircraft carrier, a government agent is placed aboard the ship to determine what may be at the root of these accidents. His mission abruptly changes...
West Side Story

West Side Story (1961)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 155 minutes Release date: 10/17/1961
Modern day "Romeo and Juliet" about a Polish teen from one gang who falls for a Puerto Rican girl whose brother is from a rival gang, and no one wants them to be together, all happening on the streets of a New York City ghetto.
Invisible Woman

The Invisible Woman (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 12/24/2013
Nelly, a happily-married mother and schoolteacher, is haunted by her past. Her memories, provoked by remorse and guilt, take us back in time to follow the story of her relationship with Charles Dickens with whom she discovered an exciting but fragile complicity. Dickens - famous, controlling and emotionally isolated within his success - falls for Nelly, who comes from a family of actors. The...
Endless Love

Endless Love (1981)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 06/29/1981
The obssessive love between two teens leads to disaster.
In Secret

In Secret (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 02/20/2014
Therese is a ravishing, but sexually repressed young woman trapped into a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin Camille by her domineering aunt Madame Raquin. Therese spends her days as a virtual shut-in, confined behind the counter of a small shop by day and watching Madame play dominos in the evening. But when she meets her husband's alluring childhood friend Laurent, everything changes. What...
Say Anything

Say Anything (1989)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/13/1989
Romantic comedy about a less-than-average student who falls in love with a brilliant biochemistry major.
English Patient

The English Patient (1996)

Rated: R Runtime: 162 minutes Release date: 11/14/1996
Set in North Africa and Italy during the late 1930's and early '40's, "The English Patient" is an epic drama of two haunting love stories that unfolds against a background of international upheaval. Through the prism of war, and of love and friendship, various themes -- of fidelity, adultery, nationality and betrayals -- are dramatized and explored. The story, based on Michael Ondaatje's Booker...
Mummy

The Mummy (1999)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 05/06/1999
Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and Beni, his weasel of a companion, stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923--3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death--mummification, in which his body wil remain undead for all eternity as punishment for forbidden love. Some years later, as O'Connell languishes in prison awaiting an almost certain...
Graduate

The Graduate (1967)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/19/1967
Benjamin Braddock, adrift after college, is seduced by a woman twice his age: icily-assured friend of the family Mrs. Robinson. So its understandable that Benjamin's dream girl is aghast when she finds out he's been sleeping with... her mother.
Pompeii

Pompeii (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 02/20/2014
Milo, a slave turned invincible gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.
Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 134 minutes Release date: 12/08/2005
Early one morning in Signal, Wyoming, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist meet while lining up for employment with local rancher Joe Aguirre. The world which Ennis and Jack have been born into is, at once, changing rapidly and yet scarcely evolving. Both young men seem certain of their set places in the heartland--obtaining steady work, marrying, and raising a family--and yet they hunger for something...
Miss Julie

Miss Julie (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
During a midsummer night in Ireland in 1890, the unsettled daughter of Anglo-Irish aristocracy crosses class lines by encouraging her father's valet to seduce her. The valet is already engaged to the family cook, which complicates matters even more. Based on the classic play by August Strindberg.
Paradise: Hope

Paradise: Hope (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
While her mother travels to Kenya and her aunt does missionary work, 13-year-old Melanie spends her summer vacation at a strict diet camp for overweight teenagers. Between physical education and nutrition counseling, pillow fights and her first cigarette, Melanie falls in love with the camp director, a doctor 40 years her senior. As the doctor struggles with the guilty nature of his desire...