Do you know what is the best thing about love? It has no age barriers, no constraints, and there is always this special feeling which makes you gushy, warm and fuzzy. It is indeed a beautiful feeling that a special someone is part and parcel of your life. And the best thing about love stories is that even the most odd person can act as a Cupid. Here are our top 5 picks where children played cupid for their parents.
We must and absolutely begin with Parent Trap. Twin sisters, an estranged couple, and the chance encounter of the twins in a summer camp: you cannot expect anything but trouble. But even in the most troublesome times, you can hatch a plan for bringing your parents closer. And that’s what the twins do in Parent Trap.
Logan, a Marine travels in search of a woman, the picture of whom he has got from his fellow soldier in the battlefield. It turns out that she is a single mother Beth who is in a tough co-parenting situation with her abusive ex-husband. Of course, the little boy plays the Cupid here and it is great to see how a single mom opens her heart at chance of love. The Lucky One is a feel-good movie which will definitely make you drool over some of the romantic passion between Zac Effron and Taylor Schilling.
You cannot forget the handsome Tom Hanks in Jerry Maguire and of course the adorable son of Rene Zellweger, a single parent. There are two things in this movie that you cannot forget. A vulnerable Renee as she decides to fall in love with the most inappropriate guy in the world, and Tom Hanks who learns a thing or two about love from the young boy. Parenting is a tough job, and Jerry Maguire will teach you a few things about love, marriage and commitment.
It is hard to forget the adorable scene in Holiday when Cameron Diaz comes to visit Jude Law and is invited to the girls’ room where they lay side by side under the canopy of stars and the girls confess that they really like her. It is not easy to fall in love with a single parent, but Cameron clearly falls for the adorable family at that every moment. The girls somehow manage to sneak inside Cameron’s heart who incidentally has a problem in expressing her emotions.
When George Clooney is on screen, it is difficult to divert our attention elsewhere. But One Fine Day is a beautiful love story where two single parents fall in love on a day full of accidents. And as they say, love happens in the strangest of times. And when you have to tackle two mischievous kids who can easily exchange the cell phones of their parents, love is bound to happen.