Watch Endless Love
The movie Endless Love is one of the best love stories of all time. This movie is credited with making Brooke Shields a household name. In addition to the popularity of the more the theme song sung by Dianna Ross and Lionel Richie hit number one on the Billboard Top 100 charts. The story begins in Chicago where two teenagers Jade and David fall in love. They are crazy with passion for each other. Jade's family is very open allowing Jade and David to be intimate in the household. David comes from reserved family. His parents are wealthy and are often too busy to take interest in him.
Jade realizes that her intimate contact with David is making her loose sleep and affecting her grades at school. She tried to steal sleeping pills but is caught by her father. David agreed to stay away from Jade until school ends which was in thirty days. He does not like the idea but is talked into it by her parents. One of his friends suggests in a joking manner to set Jade's house on fire and save her from the home so he would look like a hero. David starts a fire on her front porch but his plan does not work out. The entire house is lost to the flames.
David is sent to a mental hospital where he stays for two years. He is also forbidden to have any contact with Jade or her family. This does not stop him from writing love letter to her but his letters are never mailed. When he is exited from the hospital he learns that is the reason why Jade never responded.
David moves to Manhattan to find Jade. He finds Jades mother who tried to put the moves on him but David rejects her. Jade's father see David on the streets and while running after him he gets hit by a car and dies. Jade meets with David for a final goodbye but ends up admitting that she still loves him. The two start dating again. Jade's brother blame the father's death on David even when he tries to explain it was an accident. David is arrested and is taken away to prison.
Jade realizes that she is still very much in love with David. The ends of the movie shows Jade walking towards the prison where David is being held in. This is a classic story of love, loss, and drama. Jade and David realize they will never find a love like the one they shared with even when the obstacles of life get in the way.
- Brooke Shields, Martin Hewitt, Shirley Knight, Don Murray, Richard Kiley
- Franco Zeffirelli