Raising Feelings: 10 First Love Films

First love is a feeling of incredible power, it carries a crazy energy. Even if they were unhappy or only platonic, the first romantic relationships remain a cherished memory for each of the parties.

On May 31, the movie “How to talk to girls at parties” will be released in Russia, in the center of which is the story of the emerging feelings between British punk Enn and the alien Zen. We remember what other films tell about their first love as sincerely and unconventionally.

“How to talk to girls at parties”, 2018

Movies about first love
Movies about first love
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Nicole Kidman
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The film tells about the everyday life of British punks in the suburbs of London in the 1970s. The main character wanders to a party, unusual even by the standards of his entourage. There he meets a girl of unearthly beauty Zan (El Fanning) who, to the surprise of the hero, reciprocates his impulse. Together they will spend an unforgettable 48 hours before she is destined to return to her cosmic homeland.The tape is based on the story of the famous British science fiction writer Neal Heiman, in the most outrageous role of the punk queen - Nicole Kidman.

"Kingdom of the full moon", 2012

Movies about first love
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One of the most famous films of Wes Anderson is dedicated to teenagers who escaped adult supervision and tried to find a paradise in a hut. This decorative tape in the corporate style of the main puppeteer of modern cinema cannot help but touch the viewer with the childlikeness of his characters. Sam and Suzy became a symbol of child rebellion against the conventions of the adult world and the new image of the most luminous of youthful feelings.

"Mr. Nobody", 2009

Movies about first love
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The Belgian Van Dormel's Belgian ridiculous tape describes several key decisions made in childhood by the nameless hero Jared Leto. One of them - the choice of the object of first love. The film has a non-linear structure and offers the viewer several options for the development of events depending on whether the protagonist has succumbed to the call of the heart. Thus, the various outcomes of the first love drastically change his fate.

"Jane Austen", 2007

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Biographical drama about the author of "Pride and Prejudice" is dedicated to the young years of Jane Austen (Anne Hathaway). A failed romance with a young Irishman, performed by James McEvoy, provokes such deep feelings in the soul of a twenty-year-old girl of the Victorian era that until the end of her life she preferred to describe the experienced emotions, but not experience them again. This romantic elegy about the significance of the first strong feeling opens the veil over the phrase “great art is impossible without pain”.

"Education of feelings", 2008

Movies about first love
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The story of feelings that are not at all what they look at first glance. Young Jenny, who dreams of getting into Oxford, meets a charming David and, having fallen in love with him, changes her plans for life. He, it turns out, has long been determined with his life and is not going to change it. Despite the drama of the plot, it is filled with beautiful romantic scenes, and since the action takes place in the 1960s, that is, something to admire both in the interiors and in the costumes. The name of the film is speaking. First love leaves Jenny heartbroken, but makes her more mature and stronger.

“Fall in love with me if you dare,” 2003

Movies about first love
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Romantic ribbon with Marion Cotillard and Guillaume Canet. In the center of the plot are friends who have led an interesting and sometimes dangerous game since childhood: they take the opponent "weakly" in turn. Over time, childish prank becomes a non-verbal language to clarify their relationship, and the stakes and rewards are increasing. This crazy French love story can inspire any couple to new ways to diversify their everyday life together.

"Dreamers", 2003

Movies about first love
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This is the erotic drama of Bernardo Bertolluchi about the love triangle, which arises against the background of student pogroms in Paris in 1968. A complex threefold union between young people seems fun at first glance, but the romantic conflicts that have occurred suggest to the heroes the answers to existential questions that torment their young hearts. This strange first love does not go to eternity, but becomes an important stage in their maturation.

"Virgin suicides", 1999

Movies about first love
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Sofia Coppola's directorial debut tells of the Lisbon sisters growing up in a religious family that tries to protect them from any negative upheavals, including first love.The main theme of the tape is the gulf in mutual understanding between girls and boys in their teens, caused by mutual fears and prejudices about the insurmountable difference between the sexes. The tape demonstrates a feminine look at this phenomenon, which is not so common in world cinema.

Romeo + Juliet, 1996

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A variation of the author "Moulin Rouge" Baz Luhrmann on the theme of the greatest first love in history. The action of the tape is transferred from the medieval Verona today, and the style is different theatricality, which is well combined with the almost unchanged text of the original source. Leonardo DiCaprio, who played Romeo, has repeatedly stated that for his mother, this role has forever remained a favorite in his career. This is not surprising, because the catchy and memorable style of the painting makes it not only a sentimental ode about first love, but also a real attraction.

"Dirty Dancing", 1987

Movies about first love
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The film that turned Patrick Swayze into the sex symbol of a generation. Because his hero Johnny was able to dance in such a way that it was impossible not to fall in love with him. And the support that they play with Baby so far, periodically try to repeat in various paintings and shows.But this story is not only about dancing, but about growing up, turning the ugly duckling and first love. Years go by, new films are being made, but “Dirty Dancing” still holds a special place in our hearts.



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