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Updated on Nov 10, 2019. Posted on Nov 9, 2019

17 Innocent Rom-Com Moments That Are Actually Way Steamier Than Any Sex Scene

Dermot Mulroney in The Wedding Date, my goodness.

1. In To All The Boys I've Loved Before, when Peter K. put his hand in Lara Jean's back pocket and then spun her around.

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2. In Bring It On, when Cliff and Torrance are brushing their teeth and trying not to look at one another.

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3. In Pretty Woman, when Edward presents Vivian with THE necklace and then jokingly closes the box onto her hands.

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4. Also in Pretty Woman, when Edward reads to Vivian in the park.

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5. In 13 Going On 30, when Matty tenderly caresses Jenna's head while they're dancing for the Poise photoshoot.

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6. In The Wedding Date, when Nick presses Kat up against the car and whispers sweet affirmations to her.

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7. In Because I Said So, when Johnny draws a heart on Milly's hand to make her feel better after their lovers's tiff.

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8. In Friends With Benefits, when Dylan reiterates how much he likes Jamie's eyes.

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9. In Sleeping With Other People, when Jake calls Lainey "baby" without meaning to.

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10. Also in Sleeping With Other People, when Jake comforts Lainey — and, also, himself — when they both realize they're in love each other but can't be together.

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11. In The Holiday, when Miles removes the eyelash from Iris's face.

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12. In Two Night Stand, when Alec can't help but watch Megan dance, even though she warns him not to.

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13. In The Breakfast Club, when Claire gives Bender her earring and then he puts it in his ear.

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14. In Love & Basketball, when Q and Monica play one-on-one.

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15. In Imagine Me & You, when Luce and Rachel share a moment at the punch bowl while they're looking for Rachel's wedding ring.

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16. In Clueless, when Josh teases Cher about her hair while they're helping with Mel's case.

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17. Finally, in The Princess Bride whenever Westley says this:

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What are some of you favorite non-sexual moments from rom-coms? Let us know in the comments below!

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