valentines day ideas

Wondering how you'll show your significant other just how much you love him or her this Valentine's Day? Why not take notes from movies that serve up romance with a foodie twist?

With the annual day of love just around the corner, we pulled together a list of our favorite food-related scenes in romantic movies and paired each of them with a relevant recipe from our friends at KitchenDaily. Our selections range from a classic canine rendezvous to a deliciously naughty kitchen encounter ... and a few treats in between.

So, if you're planning on staying in with your sweetheart, check out our menu of ideas for perfect Valentine's Day "dinner and a movie" dates.
Based on 34 critics

A pregnant waitress is caught between her controlling husband and her new lover. Read More

Stranger Than Fiction
Based on 35 critics

A mentally unstable IRS auditor (Will Ferrell) hears an author's (Emma Thompson) voice in his head. Read More

9 1/2 Weeks
Based on 13 critics

A SoHo art dealer (Kim Basinger) gets kinky with a stockbroker (Mickey Rourke). Read More

Annie Hall
In Theaters on April 20th, 1977

A New York comedian (Woody Allen) recalls his kooky lost love (Diane Keaton). Read More

Like Water For Chocolate
Not Yet Rated1992
In Theaters on December 23rd, 1992

Family tradition keeps a young Mexican (Lumi Cavazos) from her true love (Marco Leonardi). Read More

Lady and the Tramp
In Theaters on June 22nd, 1955

A pet cocker spaniel falls in love with a jaunty mutt who protects her. Read More

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