What are the most romantic movies of all time?

We’ve polled our writers to come up with cinema’s top 50 romances and we’re counting down the chart each day this week.

Let us know what you think of our rankings. Which films should have charted higher – and which films have we missed out?

You can rate the romances in our 50 by giving the films your own star rating – go to our film channel or click on any of the film titles below.

40. The Way We Were

The Way We Were - Robert Redford and Barbara Streisand

39. Dirty Dancing

Dirty Dancing - JENNIFER GREY & PATRICK SWAYZE

38. The Piano


37. Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink  - Jon Cryer & Molly Ringwald

36. Out of Africa

Out Of Africa - KLAUS MARIA BRANDAUER & MERYL STREEP

35. Gregory’s Girl


34. Bridget Jones’s Diary

Bridget Jones

33. Garden State

Garden State - Natalie Portman and Zach Braff

32. Beautiful Thing


31. Ghost

Ghost -  DEMI MOORE, PATRICK SWAYZE

Tomorrow: The Best romantic movies – numbers 30 – 21.