Some Movies that Are Inspired By Real Love Stories

All love stories seem special but some are made into memorable movies. Some may have happy endings while few others might end on a tragic note. Some carry a subtle essence while some others showcase a strong presence. We have compiled some such movies inspired from real love stories. Read on to know more.


1 It Could Happen to You

This movie is about Nicolas Cage sharing his lottery winnings with a waitress. The RomCom is simply heartwarming. Did you know that this movie was inspired by a true story? Robert Cunningham is said to have split his $6 million fortune with waitress Phyllis Penzo in 1984! However, the love story between the two is not real and has just been added to give a romantic touch to the story.

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2 A Beautiful Mind

This 2001 movie has beeen inspired by the true love story between John Nash and his wife, Alicia. The movie stars actors, Russell Crowe and Jennifer Connelly. They play the role of the couple that were married for only six years before taking a divorce. Despite it, they remained quite close and rekindled their relationship decades later and eventually remarried. In the year 2015, the couple died in a car crash together.

Beautiful Mind

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3 Bright Star 2009

This 2009 movie by Jane Campion showcases the last three years of Romantic poet John Keats before he passed from tuberculosis at the young age of 25. Keats was in a relationship with Fanny Brawne (Abbie Cornish) at that time. He took his time in pursuing her as he wanted to make a mark in the writing field. It is sad that his life ended tragically at that young age before he could marry Brawne. The title of the movie has been taken from the famous poem Keats wrote for her.

Bright Star 2009

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