Movies. They are filled with imaginations and even when based on true stories, are often dramatized for viewers’ entertainment. Yet, we can all see and feel when the actors and actresses show incredible chemistry on screen. Unfortunately, some turn into affairs that begin on-set from scripted dialogues and acts to real love.
These 17 movies had become the stage of when to soul fell in love from the heat of the moment which led to the end of their marriages.
To Have And Have Not
Previously married couple Humphrey Bogart and Mayo Methot, Bogart was a friend of Lauren Bacall and they starred together in ‘To Have And Have Not’. “We knew things were happening. He had that sort of smile you can still see on the screen,” said co-star Dan Seymour.
Mentally unstable Methot was obviously unhappy, so Bogart quickly escaped the abusive relationship and they got married until his death in 1957.
The Outlaw Josey Wales
Clint Eastwood is known for his playboy behavior and one of the most renowned flings he had was with Sandra Locke. He was married to Maggie Johnson and eventually got a divorce from here. He lived with Locke for briefly before ending that relationship… on a bad term.
Days Of Thunder
Tom Cruise was not in a good terms with ex-wife Mimi Rogers when he was filming for ‘Days of Thunder’. He got together with Nicole Kidman on the set and ended his marriage from Rogers. But his marriage with Kidman did not last and ended 11 years later in 2001.
Mind Over Murder
Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott met for the first time the day they film ‘Mind Over Murder’. They spent the night together even though they were both married; she with Charlie Shanian for two years since 2004 and he with Mary Jo Eustace since 1993. They got married in 2006, the same year they ended their previous marriages.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s scandal was probably one of the most popular when it happened. Brad Pitt was married to Jennifer Aniston until 2005 and a lot of people still believed the couple will one day return. Jolie said, “It took until, really, the end of the shoot for us, I think, to realize that it might mean something more than we’d earlier allowed ourselves to believe.” Pitt also said that he fell in love while filming with Jolie.
It was a whole drama when Eddie Cibrian hooked up with LeAnn Rimes on ‘Northern Lights’. Cibrian was married for 9 years to Brandi Glanville while Rimes to Dean Sheremet for 7 years. The two divorced their partners and got married in 2011.
It seemed like Marilyn Monroe and playwright Arthur Miller couple was perfect and they became part of the same project. But Monroe clashed with her husband because she saw important roles given out to only men. It became her last movie which some critics believe to be her best.
So, disclosure has it that Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz denied having their romantic attraction begun from ‘Dream House’. Rachel was 9 years together with director Darren Aronofsky when he met Craig. Seven months after filming, the two went public and got married.
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Kenneth Branagh was the director and starred in the movie when he was enchanted by costar Helena Bonham Carter. His wife of 5 years, Emma Thompson, filed for divorce a month after news of their affair got out. But she revealed that she’s made peace with the actress years ago because she ‘hasn’t got the energy for it’.
Billy Crudup was married for eight years to Mary Louise Parker when he went for his attraction towards co-star Claire Danes in 2005. Mary was also pregnant at 7 months old when it happened.
House Of Wax
Chad Michael Murray was just married for 5 months to co-star Sophia Bush when he had a fling with Paris Hilton. It was revealed by Nick Carter in 2006 who was then her boyfriend.
Ben Affleck admitted that while he met Jennifer Garner on ‘Pearl Harbor’, they fell in love during ‘Daredevil’ filming. He was married to Jennifer Lopez and ended his engagement from her a year after the movie. Meanwhile, Jennifer Garner ended her marriage with Scott Foley on that same year. But their marriage ended in 2018 and Affleck now has a new girlfriend.
It was probably his worst movie ever, but that was where Ryan Reynolds met Blake Lively, his current wife. Unfortunately, that ended her marriage with Scarlett Johansson. Blake Lively also broke up from Penn Badgely, the ‘Gossip Girl’ star.
Elizabeth Taylor was married to Eddie Fisher while Richard Burton to Sybil Williams when the two starred in ‘Cleopatra’. The two had a bumpy start on-set with Taylor calling him ‘brutish and boorish’ while Richard called her ‘Miss Tits’. But when the director gave the cut on their first on-screen kiss, they couldn’t stop.
The two got divorced after their scandalous kiss rumor got out and married each other in 1964. They divorced in 1974 and got together again in 1975 only to end it a year later.
By The Sea
Their relationship begin on the set and it almost ended on the set, too. Brangelina feud became even more public during their filming of ‘By The Sea’ that tells the story of a dissolving marriage. But now that we look back, it felt like an ending story to their relationship. Jolie filed for divorce a year later.
James Cameron fell for actress Suzy Amis while he was married less than a year with actress Linda Hamilton. They tried to keep it up together, but Hamilton reveals how stressful it was for her. “The parading around, the lunches, the stress of being with Jim during the ‘Titanic’ days – for years I could barely get make-up on, I was shaking so hard, because every award show we had was terrible.”
Proof of Life
Meg Ryan and Russel Crowe cuddled during the filming of ‘Proof of Life’ and got caught. it ended her marriage with Dennis Quaid who also filed for a shared custody of Jack, their son. And meanwhile, the whirlwind romance between Meg and Russel didn’t last long.