A recent evolutionary study on the large size of the human brain proposes that it did not grow for a greater capacity for knowledge, but for our great need to "connect," in order to survive as species. The plethora of films that focus on the power of "connection" and the horror of disconnection seem to be a testament of that core desire of humans.
In honor of Valentines Day, of love, of, "old-school connection," before the iphone, here is my list of the 10 most romantic films of all time. It's an improbable mix of quirky, foreign, classic, big and indie films.
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