Film: Love Story

The American Film Institute calls Love Story one of the most romantic films of all time. Oliver Barrett IV is American royalty, from east coast wealth. When he meets working-class Jenny Cavalleri, he’s challenged by her quick-wit and creativity. Despite differences in their upbringing and life approach, they build a life together believing love can save the day. Fate may have other plans.

A novel by the same title was written, based on the screenplay, to promote the film. Both the film and the novel were popular successes. Love Story was nominated for seven Academy Awards, winning one for Best Music, Original Score. In addition, the film was nominated for seven Golden Globe Awards, winning five for Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director, Best Actress in a Drama, Best Screenplay, and Best Original Score.

Film: Love Story