There is a long standing tradition in my family to watch a movie on Christmas Eve and with our household being predominantly female, Christmas romances always win! I have compiled a list of my personal Top Ten absolute favourites- Enjoy and Merry Chrimbo!
10. Serendipity (2001)
A movie based solely on what so many of us want to believe in – fate. Jonathan and Sara meet unexpectedly when Christmas shopping and decide to let fate determine whether they should be together. Years pass by and even when they are both engaged to other people, they cannot help dreaming that they will one day meet again.
“When love feels like magic you call it destiny. When destiny has a sense of humour you call it Serendipty.”
Starring John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale and Jeremy Piven.
John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale star as Jonathan and Sara, two young people who meet by chance one Christmas in New York and spend a memorable evening wandering around the city together. When they part at the end of the night, they decide to let fate take charge of their future and make no plans to meet again. Years later, Jonathan is still living in New York, Sara has moved to San Francisco, and both are on the verge of getting married to other people. Before their big days arrive, they simultaneously decide to give fate one last chance and head off in search of each other. But as Kate begins a weekend in New York, Jonathan embarks for San Franciso…