Romantic movies are one of the most popular movie genres. Usually the plot of romantic movie stories is close to our daily lives and is packaged in the core of various story themes.
One of the themes is a story that tells of a couple with a fairly large age difference. How they live a love affair becomes a special attraction for the audience.
movies with the story of the age difference that is quite far is available in several countries.
provides recommendations for 15 movies with the theme of age difference love that are full of twists and turns. Check out the following recommendations, Mom!
1. Lost In Translation (2003)
Bob Harris (Bill Murray) is a middle-aged man who has an age gap of 30 years with Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson). One day they are in the same country and experience a life crisis.
Bob is experiencing a middle-life crisis , while Charlotte is experiencing a quarter-life crisis . Both of them feel lonely in the crowded city of Tokyo.
Until one day they meet and fill each other’s loneliness. Not only did they meet, they were also attracted to each other.
The situation of Bob and Charlotte, who both already have a household, displays a fairly complicated relationship story.
2. Fish Tank (2009)
The Fish Tank movie features a plot twist that is quite astonishing. This movie tells the story of Mia (Katie Jarvis) who is a teenage girl from the lower class who lives in East London.
Mia lives with her sister, Tyler and her mother, who is a single parent , but already has a boyfriend. Mia’s life begins to change when Connor (Michael Fassbender), her mother’s boyfriend, pays more attention to her.
3. The Little Comedian (2010)
This movie from Thailand shows the struggle of the figure of Tock (Chawin Likitjareonpong), a 12-year-old child born to a comedian family. His family used to crack jokes at various restaurants or bars.
However, Tock is different because his jokes don’t always make the audience laugh, unlike the rest of his family.
On the other hand, Tock gets more attention from a doctor named Preeya Wanlertsin (Paula Taylor) and finds Tock’s jokes funny. This is where the love arose between a teenager and a 24-year-old doctor.
4. Fabulous 30 (2011)
A woman named Ja (Patcharapa Chaichue) has to end her seven-year relationship because her lover is not ready to get married. Even though they are quite old enough to get married.
Having a bitter experience about love makes Ja reluctant to fall in love with someone else until he finally meets Porasit (Phuphom Phongpanu), a man who is under seven years old from Ja and opens his heart again.
5. Water of Elephants (2011)
This movie tells the story of a veterinary student named Jacob Jankowski (Robert Pattinson) who is forced to drop out of school due to a tragedy. As a result, Jacob becomes a worker as a circus animal keeper.
Jacob meets the wife of his boss, Marlena (Reese Witherspoon), who is a circus performer. The two often spend time together because they are close to an elephant named Rosie.
That’s when the seeds of love between the two began to emerge with the status of the age difference being quite far.
6. First Kiss (2012)
First Kiss tells the story of a woman named Sa (Kaneungnij Attorneymittanon) who has never been kissed by anyone in her life. Later, Sa meets Bass (Pichasini Tanwiboon) on a bus and they accidentally kiss.
After the incident, Bass, who is a high school student in Thailand, falls in love with a woman who is ten years his senior.
Did Bass manage to get Sa’s love?
7. Seven Something (2012)
Telling the love story of three different generations, this movie is suitable for viewing by various groups. This love story about the age difference is found in the third story, entitled 42,195.
The love story tells of She (Suquan Bulakul) and He (Nichkhun, 2PM) who accidentally cross paths and bump into each other while running in the park. He himself is a young man who is training to run because he wants to take part in the Bangkok Giant Marathon which is 42,195.
In this story, it shows the romance of a pair of adults with a young child who is fighting for their love even though they are quite far apart in age.
8. About a Woman (2014)
The movie About a Woman tells the story of a widowed woman who is 64 years old, namely Dayu (Tutie Kirana). She lives in solitude because her husband has died.
Not wanting to see his mother lonely, his married son is looking for a housekeeper to accompany him. A young man named Abi (Rendy Ahmad) is chosen to take care of Dayu’s daily needs.
The man who graduated from high school has a passionate passion and becomes an attraction for Dayu. It turned out that this was also felt by Abi when he saw the grace and maturity of Dayu.
9. Close Range Love (2014)
Yuni Kururugi (Nana Komatsu) is in love with a teacher at her school. He is a high school student who is quite intelligent and always gets high marks in all subjects, except English.
Then came a new English teacher who started teaching his class. The handsome teacher is named Haruka Sakurai (Tomohisa Yamashita).
Starting to study with Haruka, this student begins to have feelings of love with his own teacher.
10. Magic in The Moonlight (2014)
Set in the 1920s, this movie tells the story of a magician, Stanley (Colin Firth), who visits a younger woman known as a fortune teller, Sophie (Emma Stone).
Sophie has the ability to talk to someone who has died and read someone’s past. Stanley’s arrival is to trick Sophie.
In addition to the conflict between the two, the relationship between Stanley and Sophie gave birth to the seeds of love.