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Top 5 Dark Romance Movies

If you are looking for lovely romantic movies at their darkest, you should definitely check our picks for the 5 best dark romance movies. 

We hope you will enjoy the following ranking. Please let us know your favorite in the comments.


5 Best Dark Romance Movies

Among all the love and romance movies, we have chosen for you the darkest romance movies of all time. Here is our list of the top 5 dark romance movies.

5. Mr. Nobody (2009)
4. Harold and Maude (1971)
3. True Romance (1993)
2. Mulholland Dr. (2001)
1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Keep reading for more information about each movie on this list.


5. Mr. Nobody (2009)

Mr. Nobody (2009)

Written and directed by Jaco Van Dormael, Mr. Nobody is a 2009 science fiction drama film that tells the life story of Nemo Nobody, an 118-year-old man who is the last mortal on Earth after the human race has achieved quasi-immortality.

Nemo (by Jared Leto), memory fading, tells a doctor and journalist about his three main loves and his parents’ divorce, and the subsequent hardships he endured. The speculative narrative frequently changes course to investigate the alternate life paths that could have resulted from his making different decisions in his life, focusing on when he is nine, fifteen, and thirty-four. 


4. Harold and Maude (1971)

Harold and Maude (1971)

directed by Hal Ashby, Harold and Maude is a 1971 American romantic black comedy–drama film that incorporates elements of dark humor and existentialist drama. The film follows the exploits of Harold Chasen (Bud Cort), a young man who is intrigued with death, and who rejects the life his detached mother (Vivian Pickles) prescribes for him. Harold develops a friendship, and eventual romantic relationship, with 79-year-old Maude (Ruth Gordon) who teaches Harold about the importance of living life to its fullest.


3. True Romance (1993)

True Romance (1993)

True Romance is a 1993 American romantic crime film directed by Tony Scott and written by Quentin Tarantino. The film tells the story of a lonely pop culture geek who marries a call girl, steals cocaine from her pimp, and tries to sell it in Hollywood. Meanwhile, the owners of the cocaine, the Mob, track them down in an attempt to reclaim it.


2. Mulholland Dr. (2001)

Mulholland Dr. (2001)

Mulholland Drive or Mulholland Dr. is a 2001 surrealist neo-noir mystery film written and directed by David Lynch. The film  tells the story of an aspiring actress named Betty Elms (Watts), newly arrived in Los Angeles, who meets and befriends an amnesiac woman (Harring) recovering from a car accident. 

1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Written by Charlie Kaufman, and directed by Michel Gondry, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is a 2004 American romantic science fiction drama film that its title is a quotation from the 1717 poem Eloisa to Abelard by Alexander Pope. The film follows a couple who undergoes a medical procedure to have each other erased from their memories when their relationship turns sour.


This was our list of the 5 dark romance movies. Do you agree with our list? Please let us know in the comments below.

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