12 of the best onscreen couples
From the rom-com favorites like Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan to the critical darlings of Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper, some of the best movie couples have a habit of teaming up again and again. See 12 of our favorites, ahead.
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan
In 1990, moviegoers first met the power couple of Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan in Joe Versus the Volcano. The famous onscreen pair went on to charm viewers soon after in 1993's Sleepless in Seattle, and 1998's You've Got Mail. Hanks and Ryan remained friends for years and finally reunited on the big screen in 2015 with Ithaca.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet
We'll never let go of Rose and Jack. Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet were an Oscar-worthy pair in Titanic in 1997. A decade later they worked together once more, appearing in 2008's Revolutionary Road.
Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson
Kate Hudson hardly lost Matthew McConaughey in any short amount of time. The two were sparring lovers in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days in 2003 and a reinvigorated couple in Fool's Gold (2008).
Richard Gere and Julia Roberts
A famed matchup, Richard Gere and Julia Roberts were Edward and Vivian in 1990's Pretty Woman. Nearly a decade later, they sprinted down the aisle in Runaway Bride (1999).
Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone
Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone made audiences fall in love in 2011's Crazy, Stupid, Love. They reunited for Gangster Squad in 2013 and teamed up once more in 2016's La La Land, for which they both received Oscar nominations, with Stone winning.
Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth
Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth's turn as Bridget and Mark in 2001's Bridget Jones's Diary was so successful that it inspired two sequels: Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) and Bridget Jones's Baby (2016).
Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler
Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler first made movie magic in 1998 with The Wedding Singer. They fell in love once more in 2004 with 50 First Dates and continued the love in 2014 with Blended.
Sanaa Lathan and Omar Epps
After getting their footing in The Wood in 1999, Sanaa Lathan and Omar Epps famously starred in 2000's Love & Basketball.
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper
Quickly giving Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan a run for their money, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper have racked up four titles together in four years. They made their duo debut in the Oscar-winning Silver Linings Playbook (2012), going on to appear in American Hustle (2013), Serena (2014), and Joy (2015).
Woody Allen and Diane Keaton
The illustrious collaboration of Woody Allen and Diane Keaton may be most famous for 1977's Annie Hall but the two stars have also appeared onscreen together in Play It Again, Sam (1972), Sleeper (1973), Love and Death (1975), Manhattan (1979), and Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993).
John Corbett and Nia Vardalos
John Corbett and Nia Vardalos were 2002 box office gold in My Big Fat Greek Wedding and went indie with I Hate Valentine's Day in 2009. They became Ian and Toula once more for My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 in 2016.
Jon Hamm and Kristen Wiig
Jon Hamm and Kristen Wiig were an onscreen couple twice in 2011. They played Ben and Missy in Friends with Kids and Ted and Annie in Bridesmaids.