Classic romantic movies to cheer up your summer
The Classic is a famous classic romantic drama of Korea. The film is the love story of two generations that take place in parallel and interwoven in the plot. The first story is set in the context of rural South Korea during the war with Joo Hee and Joon Ha's stubborn first love, which fails due to the large social status gap. Over the years, the second love story appears to continue the old love affair when Joo Hee's daughter Ji Hye loves Sang Min, Joon Ha's son.
Will they overcome obstacles to come together for a happier ending than their parents' old love? The movie features talented names such as Son Ye Jin, Jo In Sung, Jo Seung Woo, and romantic scenes in the rain that will immerse you into the sweet summer season.
Stealing Beauty, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, is the journey of 19-year-old Lucy Harmon to a Tuscan mansion to find her father. Besides, she also wishes to meet again the Italian guy who she once fell for.
This is a romantic summer movie with glittering sunshine on the pool water and poetic wild grass field. Stealing Beauty was officially launched in Italy in March 1996 and was chosen for the Cannes Film Festival of the same year in France.
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME
Call Me By Your Name is a romantic comedy adapted from André Aciman's novel of the same name and has excellently won an Oscar. Taking a LGBT theme, the film opens up beautiful summer with facinasting scenes in northern Italy in 1983 with cycling in the sunshine, stretching out over the white sands and enjoying delicious food outdoors.
The movie is the first love story of 17-year-old Elio and the 24-year-old American student Oliver during Oliver's visit in the Elio's home as an assistant intern with timidity, hesitancy in front of social prejudice and skepticism from the ones around.
Roman Holiday is an interesting yet romantic story of Princess Ann and the stranger reporter in Rome, Italy. Princess Ann is an ethereal princess whose daily life must be in line with the royal schedule and proper behavior in a diplomatic manner. One, fed up with the royal life, the princess decides to flee alone to explore the city. And the love story of two people from two different classes is written during the journey to explore the romantic Rome on a classic Vespa.
If you love the black and white tones of the 1950s and the legendary elegance of Audrey Hepburn, put Roman Holiday on your list of classic romantic movies to watch this summer.
By: Olivia Mendoza