5 Jake Gyllenhaal Movies That Will Leave You Believing in Love

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These films will reignite your passion for romance.

Love & Other Drugs (2010)

Love & Other Drugs is a typical romantic story about two people from different worlds who are unexpectedly brought together by fate. Maggie, an open-minded girl, meets the man of her dreams in the form of a charming Viagra salesman, Jamie.

They have a fleeting affair, but it turns out that impending tragedy will turn their lives upside down. Where does their love lead? You will have to watch the film and find out together with Jake.

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)

The main character of this Disney adaptation of a video game is the young prince Dastan, who has always defeated his enemies in battle, but lost his kingdom to the intrigues of a treacherous courtier.

Now Dastan must steal from the hands of villains a powerful magical artifact capable of turning back time and making its possessor rule the world. But who would have thought that along the way he would meet a beautiful princess with whom he would fall in love?

A must see film for those who want to believe in fairy tales.

Accidental Love (2015)

By a fateful coincidence, a nail hits a pretty waitress in the head and gets stuck in it. The foreign object in her head has made the girl sexually uninhibited while doctors refuse to operate, because she doesn't have health insurance. What to do? Where to find a man who is okay with her sexual activity and can help the poor girl?

So she goes to Washington, D.C., where she meets Jake Gyllenhaal's character, who wears the most absurd costumes. An incredibly funny story that will definitely make you smile.

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Tom Ford's amazing directorial success that revealed a new side of Jake Gyllenhaal.

The story is about a book written by the main character, Edward, which he dedicates to his ex-wife Susan and sends her to read. In front of the eyes of the protagonist, a quiet family trip turns into a chilling thriller, and so the ex-wife has to find out about demons that are tormenting her former lover.

Wildlife (2018)

The film is set in an American backwater in the 1960s. The drama centers on a high school student whose parents have lost interest in each other, but somehow still stay together.

The characters, played by Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan, confess their feelings by exchanging glances without using words, a spectacle that is absolutely mesmerizing.