Let’s be real, we all love loving drama, that’s not ours, is just human nature. When there are excitement and mystery, we’re sucked in immediately, especially when that includes love and relationship stakes. Luckily, there’s no shortage of films with complicated romances for when you want to indulge in someone else’s intense drama and get your fix without having to personally deal with the traumatic fallout. So here it is, some of the best and the iconic love triangle films of all time that you need to binge on ASAP.
1. The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby is a 1925 novel by American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald. Set in the Jazz Age on Long Island, the novel depicts narrator Nick Carraway’s interactions with mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and Gatsby’s obsession to reunite with his former lover, Daisy Buchanan.
2. The Wedding Planner
Mary is rescued from a near-fatal collision with a runaway dumpster by handsome pediatrician Steve Edison. After spending the most enchanting evening of their lives together, Mary thinks she’s finally found a reason to believe in love. But what she doesn’t know is that love and career are about to collide badly.
3. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
The entire Twilight series is basically the long play of an epic love triangle!!!
4. Something Borrowed
Rachel always had a crush on Dex, her fellow student in law school. Now, that her best friend Darcy is getting married to Dex, will Rachel, her maid of honour, express her feelings to Dex.
A woman who is torn between two polar opposite men, one a part-time DJ and the other a super responsible banker and has to decide which to marry.
6. The Half of It
When smart but cash-strapped teen Ellie Chu agrees to write a love letter for a jock, she doesn’t expect to become his friend – or fall for his crush.
7. The Notebook
A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences.
8. Bridget Jones’s Diary
Bridget Jones is determined to improve herself while she looks for love in a year in which she keeps a personal diary.
9. Leap Year
Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose to her boyfriend Jeremy on February 29, leap day, because, according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it.
10. It’s Complicated
When attending their son’s college graduation, a couple reignites the spark in their relationship. But the complicated fact is they’re divorced and he’s remarried.