As a rule, men grow up a little later than women. Therefore, romantic unions, in which a man is a little older, are considered ideal. Here are movie stories that can make us look differently at the difference in age and prove that the age of a man and a woman is not decisive for real feelings.

Will Smith and Margot Robbie Lose Sight Of Reality In Focus

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 22 years

Originally, Ben Affleck and Kristin Stewart were to play in this film. Affleck later refused and Will Smith was offered to act in Focus.

Stewart, by the way, considered such an age difference between her and Smith to be somewhat strange and refused to take on the role. Margot Robbie was not confused by the 22-year-old difference between Smith and her.

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Are Hard To Swallow In The Rum Diary

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 23 years

Johnny Depp is known for his love for young women not only in life but also on the screen. For example, during the filming of The Rum Diary he was 48, and Amber Heard 25.

Their relationship in the film turned into a relationship in life and ended with the wedding. However, some time later, this Hollywood couple divorced.

Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal's Romance Is Crazy In Crazy Heart

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 28 years

In 2015, the actress came under public attention when she said that at 37, she was too old to play the romantic interest of a 55-year-old man.

And in In Crazy Heart despite the difference in age of about 30 years between Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal, the scriptwriters found the creation of this couple a very good idea.

Woody Allen and Mariel Hemingway Make A Creepy Pair In Manhattan

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 26 years

Woody Allen is the king of confusing age gap not only in films but also in real life. In Manhattan he is seen to have a relationship with a 17-year-old girl.

As for Woody Allen himself, we know that he married his adopted daughter. This shows clearly well that he has an unhealthy desire for very young women.

Liam Neeson and Olivia Wilde Are Oddly Matched In Third Person

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 32 years

This movie does not depict this relationship as something due and delightful. On the contrary, it is clear from the film that the life of Liam Neeson’s character would have been easier if he had stayed with his wife played by Kim Basinger.

But the main hero made a choice by his heart, even despite the fact that he was at such a respectable age.

Rooney Mara and Daniel Craig Have Us Asking Questions In The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 17 years

When these two characters were paired up, very few people found it strange. On the screen, we do not notice the big difference in age between Rooney Mara and Daniel Craig.

Probably such a young actress was taken into the film to attract attention and some fans of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo even said that a more adult actress would also have played well. We have doubts.

Catherine Zeta-Jones Gets Trapped in Sean Connery's Age Gap in Entrapment

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 39 years

When this movie was released it caused a lot of contradictory opinions, because the age difference between the main characters was about 40 years. Catherine Zeta-Jones was 30, Sean Connery was 69.

According to the film, it was Katherine who began a relationship with an adult man. It was probably a special move by screenwriters to deal with the bothersome age gap.

Claire Danes and Steve Martin Confuse Us In Shopgirl

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 22 years

It's hard to be a Hollywood star! Today you act in Romeo and Juliet and you kiss young Leonardo DiCaprio, and tomorrow your find yourself neat the 60-year-old Steve Martin. Your name is Claire Danes, and you are only 26 years old.

Well, at least, the relationship of the main characters of Shopgirl becomes unsuccessful by the end of the movie, and the heroine chooses a guy of the same age.

Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson's Relationship Gets Lost in Translation

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 34 years

This film caused a lot of positive reviews. However, the relationship between Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson was not perceived unequivocally. The age difference between them was 34 years.

Murray was 52 in the film and Johansson was just 18. Such a relationship always seems to be rather strange and even terrible, because Bill Murray could play her father without any problem.

Keira Knightley and Steve Carell Become More Than Just Pals In Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 22 years

Steve Carroll became a famous actor only after he was 40 years old. Therefore, he probably doesn’t mind acting with beautiful young actresses. For example, with such a talented actress as Keira Knightley.

In Seeking a Friend for the End of the World Steve Carell was 49 years old while Keira Knightley was 27. If a little older actress was chosen for the main role in the film, it would not have turned out much worse.

Tom Cruise and Annabelle Wallis' Relationship Feels Like A Dead End In The Mummy

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 22 years

Tom Cruise often plays the main character of an action movie, and his character is always surrounded by beautiful women. We can even say beautiful young women.

Tom Cruise was 55 and Annabelle Wallis was 32 when they were acting in The Mummy. Notwithstanding the fact that the age difference between the main characters can be much more than 22 years, their couple still looks odd.

Colin Firth and Emma Stone Lack Spark In Magic in the Moonlight

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 28 years

This film is another proof that Woody Allen considers the relationship between a young girl and an adult man to be completely natural. Colin Firth was 53 and Emma Stone was 25 in Magic in the Moonlight.

The choice of actors surprised no one. Woody Allen is obsessed with similar couples in life and in the movies.

Emma Stone Falls Into The Age Gap Once Again With Sean Penn In Gangster Squad

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 29 years

Emma Stone has been repeatedly seen in films acting with very adult actors. Colin Firth was 28 years older than Emma Stone, and this is not the biggest difference in age between her and the actors on the film set.

Sean Penn was 54 she was only 25 in Gangster Squad. The actress was only 3 years older than his daughter. This is rather strange, isn’t this?

Michael Keaton and Andrea Riseborough Are Awkward In Birdman

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 30 years

The scriptwriters wanted to show the inner crisis of the main character as much as possible, and therefore they chose an actress who was 30 years younger than Keaton for the role of his mistress.

However, this is not all. In the film there is another couple with a big difference in age: Edward Norton and Emma Stone. The age difference between Norton and Stone was 19 years.

Javier Bardem Could Be Jennifer Lawrence's Father In Mother!

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Movie Couples That Have Incredibly Big Age Difference

Age difference: 21 years

Darren Aronofsky chose young Jennifer Lawrence and not so young Javier Bardem to act in Mother! Javier Bardem was 21 years older than Lawrence. Naturally, their couple attracted attention.

The fact that Aronofsky is choosing to perpetuate the film industry’s clear obsession for casting young women opposite older men is highly problematic.

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