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🌹 Melodrama mon amour 🌹 My 100 Favorite Melodramas (1927 – 2000) 🌹

β€œI like melodrama because it is situated just at the meeting point between life and theater.” β€” Luchino Visconti

  • Broken Blossoms
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Pandora's Box
  • The Blue Angel
  • Back Street
  • Blonde Venus
  • Grand Hotel
  • The Bitter Tea of General Yen
  • Liebelei
  • Only Yesterday
  • The Story of Temple Drake
  • Everybody's Woman
  • The Goddess
  • Imitation of Life
  • Magnificent Obsession
  • Camille
  • Make Way for Tomorrow
  • Stella Dallas
  • A Star Is Born
  • Gone with the Wind
  • Love Affair
  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum
  • The Women
  • Wuthering Heights
  • Rebecca
  • Now, Voyager
  • Brief Encounter
  • I Know Where I'm Going!
  • Leave Her to Heaven
  • Mildred Pierce
  • The Wicked Lady
  • To Each His Own
  • Possessed
  • Letter from an Unknown Woman
  • Caught
  • The Heiress
  • A Letter to Three Wives
  • Nobody's Children
  • Madonna of the Seven Moons
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • The Bad and the Beautiful
  • Europe '51
  • The Life of Oharu
  • Ruby Gentry
  • The Earrings of Madame de...
  • Indiscretion of an American Wife
  • The Lady Without Camelias
  • The Barefoot Contessa
  • The Crucified Lovers
  • Johnny Guitar
  • Magnificent Obsession
  • Senso
  • All That Heaven Allows
  • Death of a Cyclist
  • Lola MontΓ¨s
  • Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
  • Rebel Without a Cause
  • Summertime
  • Bigger Than Life
  • Street of Shame
  • Written on the Wind
  • An Affair to Remember
  • The Cranes Are Flying
  • Le Notti Bianche
  • Peyton Place
  • The Tarnished Angels
  • Some Came Running
  • Imitation of Life
  • Suddenly, Last Summer
  • A Summer Place
  • The Cloud-Capped Star
  • The Housemaid
  • When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
  • Splendor in the Grass
  • An Actor's Revenge
  • Reflections in a Golden Eye
  • Valley of the Dolls
  • Theorem
  • Love Story
  • Death in Venice
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • Cries and Whispers
  • The Way We Were
  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
  • Conversation Piece
  • The Night Porter
  • That Most Important Thing: Love
  • Opening Night
  • In a Year with 13 Moons
  • The Marriage of Maria Braun
  • Lola
  • Polyester
  • Veronika Voss
  • Desert Hearts
  • Blue Velvet
  • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
  • The Age of Innocence
  • The Piano
  • All About My Mother
  • In the Mood for Love