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    28 Romantic Movies All Men Should See Before Entering A Relationship

    Because there's more to romance than what The Notebook can teach you.

    1. Casablanca (1942)

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    Because, kid, you need to learn about love and sacrifice.

    2. Terms of Endearment (1983)

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    Because you won't always know how to show your feelings.

    3. From Here to Eternity (1953)

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    Because you'll need to learn how to really kiss someone.

    4. Ghost (1990)

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    Because sometimes you can't grow old with the one you love.

    5. An Affair to Remember (1957)

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    Because six months is a long time, but forever is even longer.

    6. Pretty Woman (1990)

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    Because love knows no occupation.

    7. Some Like it Hot (1959)

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    Because you’ll do anything for the person of your dreams, which includes cross-dressing.

    8. Wall-E (2008)

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    Because you'll go to the ends of the earth (or galaxy) for the one you love.

    9. Jules and Jim (1962)

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    Because you'll have friends, and you'll have lovers. Sometimes it'll be hard to distinguish between the two.

    10. Gone with the Wind (1939)

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    Because if you hide your feelings for too long, it might be too late.

    11. His Girl Friday (1940)

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    Because you’re going to get stuck in at least one love triangle.

    12. Brokeback Mountain (2005)

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    Because you can't always choose your soulmate.

    13. Sabrina (1954)

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    Because all's fair in [brotherly] love and war.

    14. Annie Hall (1977)

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    Because if Woody Allen can find romance, so can you.

    15. City Lights (1931)

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    Because love is not determined by money.

    16. Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

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    Because there are consequences to everything.

    17. For Love of Ivy (1968)

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    Because still waters run deep.

    18. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

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    Because blind dates occasionally work out.

    19. It Happened One Night (1934)

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    Because you'll need to be a good judge of character.

    20. West Side Story (1961)

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    Because you'll fight for the one you love.

    21. The Lady Eve (1941)

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    Because temptation is everywhere.

    22. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

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    Because you shouldn't forget your first love.

    23. The Apartment (1960)

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    Because you should abandon your bachelor lifestyle sooner rather than later.

    24. Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)

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    Because sometimes you need a reminder that no one will feel lost or lonely forever.

    25. Roman Holiday (1953)

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    Because love is life's most difficult adventure.

    26. Love Story (1970)

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    Because you might fall for your best friend.

    27. The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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    Because you'll need a guide to finding a relationship... and inadvertently yourself, too.

    28. When Harry Met Sally (1989)

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    Because you never know when you'll have to fake it.

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