25 Most Romantic Gestures in Film
A spectral Patrick Swayze lifts a coin for Demi Moore in Ghost (1990).
Heath Ledger finds and keeps the shirts Jake Gyllenhaal had saved from their first trip in Brokeback Mountain (2005).
The beauty (Molly Ringwald) gives the rebel (Judd Nelson) her diamond earring as they end their day in The Breakfast Club (1985).
Leonardo DiCaprio draws Kate Winslet in the nude in Titanic (1997).
Ewan McGregor breaks out into "Your Song" while wooing Nicole Kidman in 2001's Moulin Rouge.
Larenz Tate offers an impromptu beat poem to Nia Long in Love Jones (1997).
Amélie (Audrey Tautou) setting up a wild goose chase for her beloved Nino (Mathieu Kassovitz) all through Paris in Amélie (2001).
Richard Gere climbs up the fire escape to Julia Roberts' window in Pretty Woman (1990).
Steve Carell, i.e. The 40 Year-Old Virgin (2005), sells his toys on eBay to build his life with Catherine Keener.
Daniel Day-Lewis unbuttons Michelle Pfeiffer's glove in The Age of Innocence (1993).
Ralph Fiennes carries Kristin Scott Thomas out of the cave in The English Patient (1996).
Colin Firth buys Renée Zellweger a new diary at the end of Bridget Jones's Diary (2001).
Campbell Scott gives Kyra Sedgwick a garage door opener in Singles (1992).
Julie Delpy sings a song (''Waltz'') she wrote about him to Ethan Hawke right Before Sunset (2004).
Alyssa (Joey Lauren Adams) buys Holden (Ben Affleck) a painting in a diner in Chasing Amy (1997).
As his fascist punk pals look on, Daniel Day-Lewis secretly licks the ear of his Pakistani lover (Gordon Warnecke) in 1985's My Beautiful Laundrette.