“If I were to kiss you then go to hell, I would. So, then I can brag with the devils I saw heaven without ever entering it.”- William Shakespeare. If there is any other way of elucidating the intimacy of a kiss, I don’t know it. There are a lot of feelings associated with this one act, the most prominent of all being that of romance. If you have seen many romantic films, you would have noticed that love is often the driving force for the characters. And that, a kiss holds a lot of promise. The protagonists of these stories dare to cross oceans in the hope of being kissed by their beloved. Some fight to hold on to their breaths for the promise being back with the one they love, while others embrace their end after the promise has been fulfilled. There is a certain anticipation that takes hold of a person before they have their first kiss, and there is a relief when they have their last.
There is a lot of power in a kiss, whether it is the one before the lovers are parted, or the one when they are reunited. Following movies of 2018 perfectly captured the complicated emotions, along with the simpler ones, behind a kiss. Here’s the list of top movie kiss scenes of 2018.
10. Midnight Sun (2018)
Based on the novel of the same name, ‘Midnight Sun’ told the story of a girl named Katie Price. She is diagnosed with a disease that prohibits her from going out into the sun and to keep her safe, she is made to stay at home. Her only companion, over the years, is her best friend and a boy who every day passes by the road in front of her window. Katie knows that she can never have a normal life, but she doesn’t complain or whine about it because her father is one of the best people in the world. But, when she finally meets Charlie, face to face, she realises that she has to give herself a chance at a normal life, even if for a limited amount of time. Charlie sees Katie playing the guitar on a train station and he is taken by her voice and simplicity, something that girls around her don’t seem to exhibit! But he has no clue about Katie’s situation, though he does wonder sometimes why she only meets him at night. He might know about it, but we do, and we know that their love is doomed. And while their first kiss portrays the innocence of first love, we know that it comes with an added emotion of impending tragedy.
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