5. The Notebook
Why Cry: The Notebook's plot begins as a story being told by one patient in a senior citizens home to another.
The young lovers' story is one of poor country boy Noah in love with a wealthy young heiress Allie.
They share an idyllic summer together, but are separated by Allie's plotting mother, war, and distance.
When Allie reads about Duke in the paper years later, they reunite just before she is to be married to another man.
She must make a choice, and the heartbreaking connection between the young characters and the elderly couple in the nursing home is revealed.
This one will bring you to tears every time you watch it!
Nicholas Sparks is a master of tear jerker novels, so if you haven't read The Notebook, now is the time to do so!
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