Top Movie Couples of All Time: The Best of the Best

Allie and Noah in The Notebook
Allie and Noah in The Notebook | Source

# 1 Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun

Movie: The Notebook (2004)

Actors: Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling


Noah is poor boy from the wrong side of the tracks. Allie is from a wealthy family. Can they overcome social stereotypes or will society and Allie's family keep them apart forever.

Rhett and Scarlett in Gone With the Wind
Rhett and Scarlett in Gone With the Wind | Source

# 2 Scarlett O'Hara and Rhett Butler

Movie: Gone With the Wind


Actors: Vivien Leigh and Clark Gable


This movie is set during the Civil War in the south. Scarlett is a spoiled southern belle and Rhett is a wealthy scoundrel. Together they bring out the best in each other, but Scarlett is in love with another man. Will she ever realize what she has right in front of her?

Rose and Jack on the Titanic
Rose and Jack on the Titanic | Source

# 3 Rose DeWitt Bukater and Jack Dawson

Movie: The Titanic (1997)


Actors: Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio


Rose and Jack meet on the destined to sink Titanic. They are from different social classes and Rose is engage to another man. Can their love outlive the devastation of the sinking ship? Will their hearts go on?

Rick and Ilsa in Casablanca
Rick and Ilsa in Casablanca | Source

# 4 Ilsa Lund and Rick Blaine

Movie: Casablanca (1942)


Actors: Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart


Rick, an American currently living in Africa runs into his old flame Ilsa. However, Ilsa is married and she and her husband must get out of the country. However, Rick holds the papers for Ilsa's and her husband's escape. Can Rick put aside his resentment to help the woman he loves and does Ilsa still love him?

Adrian and Rocky in the movie "Rocky"
Adrian and Rocky in the movie "Rocky" | Source

# 5 Adrian and Rocky

Movie: Rocky (1976)


Actors: Talia Shire and Sylvester Stallone


This rags to riches story follows Rocky who works for a loan shark but soon begins training to be a boxer. Receiving a chance for the world heavyweight championship, Rocky has a chance to begin a new life. Will his new life include shy and quiet Adrian?

Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice"
Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" | Source

# 6 Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy

Movie: Pride and Prejudice (2005)


Actors: Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyan


Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy are from two separate social classes and do not get along. Elizabeth thinks Mr. Darcy is snobbish and he thinks ill of her because of her place in society. Can these two overcome their first impressions of each other and find love together?

Buttercup and Westley in "The Princess Bride"
Buttercup and Westley in "The Princess Bride" | Source

# 7 Buttercup and Westley

Movie: The Princess Bride (1987)


Actors: Robin Wright and Cary Elwes


Westley is Buttercup's farm hand who works on her family's farm. The two fall in love and Westley leaves to find his fortune so he can marry Buttercup. While gone Westley is thought to be killed. Five years later Buttercup is promised to the prince. Does true love even conquer death?

Baby and Johnny in "Dirty Dancing"
Baby and Johnny in "Dirty Dancing" | Source

# 8 Frances "Baby" Houseman and Johnny Castle

Movie: Dirty Dancing (1987)


Actors: Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze


Baby is from an affluent family and she has big plans to change the world. Johnny is a down on his luck dance instructor. Baby helps Johnny when he needs a new dancing partner, and sparks fly, but can they overcome their difference in social class?

Sally and Harry in "When Harry Met Sally"
Sally and Harry in "When Harry Met Sally" | Source

# 9 Sally Albright and Harry Burns

Movie: When Harry Met Sally (1989)


Actors: Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal


Sally and Harry first meet after college. Their differing opinions on relationships causes tension in their friendship and they part on bad terms. Five years later they meet up again, but both are in relationships and the two part once more. Five years later they meet up once again and finally a friendship blooms between the two. Will Harry and Sally find that they are exactly who they have been looking for over the past decade?

Princess Leia and Han Solo in "Star Wars Trilogy"
Princess Leia and Han Solo in "Star Wars Trilogy" | Source

# 10 Princess Leia and Han Solo

Movies: Star Wars (1977) , The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Return of the Jedi (1982)


Actors: Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford


Set in a galaxy far, far, away... Princess Leia has the hard choice of true love with her brother or Han Solo. Han Solo wins but can their love survive the attacks of the empire and Darth Vader?

Satine and Christian in "Moulin Rouge"
Satine and Christian in "Moulin Rouge" | Source

# 11 Satine and Christian

Movie: Moulin Rouge (2001)


Actors: Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor


British writer meets courtesan Satine by mistake and falls head over heels in love with her. A romance develops but a man in power, "The Duke" believes that Satine belongs to him. However, can their love surpass a terminal illness?

Sandy and Danny in "Grease"
Sandy and Danny in "Grease" | Source

# 12 Sandy Olsson and Danny Zuko

Movie: Grease (1978)


Actors: Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta


Sandy and Danny fall in love over the summer break. Unknown to both of them Sandy is moving into Danny's neighborhood and will be attending the same school as Danny. Sandy is a stiff and Danny is a rebel. Can two people from different cliques unite?

Jenny and Oliver in "Love Story"
Jenny and Oliver in "Love Story" | Source

# 13 Jennifer Cavalleri and Oliver Barrett

Movie: Love Story (1970)


Actors: Ali MacGraw and Ryan O'Neal


Oliver comes from a very wealthy family, Jenny is a smart working class girl. Both are students at Harvard when the two meet and an unlikely romance develops. However, at the beginning of the movie, we know that Jenny dies. What happened? What was there love story like?

Kat and Patrick in "10 Things I Hate About You"
Kat and Patrick in "10 Things I Hate About You" | Source

# 14 Kat Stratford and Patrick Verona

Movie: 10 Things I Hate About You


Actors: Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger


Overbearing and ill tempered Kat starts dating equally annoying Patrick Verona. However, Kat doesn't realize that Patrick has been paid to date her. Patrick and Kat really fall for each other but what happens after Kat finds out Patrick was paid to be with her?

Paula and Zack in "An Officer and a Gentleman"
Paula and Zack in "An Officer and a Gentleman" | Source

# 15 Paula Pokrifki and Zack Mayo

Movie: An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)


Actors: Debra Winger and Richard Gere


Zack signs up for the Navy. While in boot camp Zack is warned by his Gunnery Sergeant to stay away from the women in town because all they are after is a husband. While in town Zack falls for Paula, but Zack's best friend is tricked by Paula's best friend and Zack's best friend Sid commits suicide. Upon learning about Sid's suicide, Zack breaks up with Paula fearing that she is just like her friend. Will he realize that he has true love and Paula is not like the other girls?

Vivian and Edward in "Pretty Woman"
Vivian and Edward in "Pretty Woman" | Source

# 16 Vivian Ward and Edward Lewis

Movie: Pretty Woman (1990)


Actors: Julia Roberts and Richard Gere


Successful businessman Edward picks up prostitute Vivian to help him with the driving of his car. One thing leads to another and suddenly Edward is paying Vivian large amounts of cash to stay with him for a week. When the transaction is over at the end of the week will Edward be able to leave Vivian?

Bella and Edward in "Twilight"
Bella and Edward in "Twilight"

# 17 Bella Swan and Edward Cullen

Movie: Twlight (2008), New Moon (2009), Twilight Sage: Eclipse (2010), Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011), and Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012)


Actors: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson


Human Bella Swan falls in love with Edward a sparkly vegetarian vampire. Edward really wants to kill Bella but he falls for her instead. Can their love survive Edward's thirst?

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