love stories - updates

Rappler's latest stories on love stories


These stories will make you believe that love is real

Feb 17, 2019 - 8:12 PM

It's enough to soften even the most jaded of hearts

Open relationships, LDRs, secret affairs: Love stories that are not your usual

Feb 14, 2019 - 6:00 PM

What makes a relationship real?

'Sid and Aya (Not a Love Story)' review: Love and consequence

Jun 01, 2018 - 1:09 PM

The allure of 'Sid & Aya' lies in its audacity to shift the spotlight from the titular lovers to their social situations

Dingdong Dantes, Anne Curtis on long-awaited collab, 'I love you,' and perfect timings

May 26, 2018 - 1:11 PM

Lead stars Dingdong Dantes, Anne Curtis, and director Irene Villamor share why not all 'I Love You' stories are real love stories

'Almost a Love Story' Review: Hardly a romance

Apr 14, 2018 - 10:30 AM

The film stars Barbie Forteza, Derrick Monasterio, and Lotlot de Leon

DERBIE. Barbie Forteza and Derrick Monasterio team up in 'Almost a Love Story.' Screenshot from

WATCH: Dingdong Dantes and Anne Curtis in 'Sid and Aya: Not a Love Story' trailer

Apr 03, 2018 - 4:13 PM

The film is the pair’s first time to play a couple on the big screen

SID AND AYA. Dingdong Dantes and Anne Curtis team up in a new movie by Irene Villamor. Screenshot from

'My Fairy Tail Love Story' review: Fleeting fantasies

Feb 18, 2018 - 1:04 PM

My Fairy Tail Love Story is visually lush and [Janella] Salvador is infectiously giddy

7 fun facts about the ElNella movie 'My Fairy Tail Love Story'

Feb 06, 2018 - 8:55 PM

Regal Films' Valentine's Day offering is not just another mermaid-themed story, says director Perci Intalan

Janella Salvador seeks privacy amid 'rift' with mom Jenine Desiderio

Feb 01, 2018 - 9:10 PM

'Sana people talking about it will just respect my privacy,' Janella says of the reported conflict between her and her mom

PRIVACY. Janella Salvador says she would rather not comment much about the rift with her mom Jenine Desiderio

Dingdong Dantes excited to work with Aga Muhlach, Enrique Gil on 'Seven Sundays'

Jul 04, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Dingdong will also star in another movie with Anne Curtis

'London Love Story 2': Ketika cinta perlu dipertahankan

Feb 23, 2017 - 12:57 PM

Film ini bisa disaksikan di bioskop Tanah Air pada 2 Maret mendatang

Michelle Ziudith dan Rizky Nazar beradu akting di film 'London Love Story 2'. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Screenplay Films.

Menanti kebangkitan film nasional sesungguhnya

Mar 08, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Sejak kembali ‘hidup’ pada 2000 perjalanan film Indonesia terus mengalami fluktuasi Mungkinkah tahun ini betul betul menjadi tonggak kebangkitan film nasional?

Dari 'AADC?' hingga SITI, film-film Indonesia yang patut diperhitungkan.

The truth about falling in love with a foreigner

Feb 20, 2016 - 10:37 AM

A lot of people think we fall into the common stereotype of me being with Tom for his money or just to get a visa writes Anna Faustino who shares her thoughts about being in a relationship with partner Tom from the UK

Woman courts man: An unusual love story

Feb 13, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This is a story of how a woman chased a man – and how love changed his life

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE. Pull your partner close, hold tight

My first Tinder heartbreak

Oct 07, 2015 - 2:14 PM

The worst tinder date ever is the one where you actually fall hard for the guy

Romance on the road: A traveling couple's love story

Jul 04, 2015 - 6:43 PM

They knew how it worked that people come and go all the time And so they went their separate ways – but then they couldn t forget about each other

We were strangers, friends, a couple traveling the world – and now we're engaged

Jun 27, 2015 - 5:24 PM

I knew it didn’t matter what people said about us and why they think that we’re together We know why and that’s all that matters


How Erich Gonzales and Daniel Matsunaga became an item

Jun 27, 2015 - 11:16 AM

I can see a hundred years down the road Daniel says of the relationship

I fell in love with a seminarian

Jun 09, 2015 - 1:43 PM

You need to go I am letting you go Slowly but surely I am And as I let you go I want to see that God is the reason and I will be at peace

Daniel Matsunaga confirms Erich Gonzales is his girlfriend

Jun 04, 2015 - 12:37 AM

Daniel reveals the status of their relationship in Kapamilya: Deal or No Deal

Taylor Swift's mom Andrea reveals how 'Love Story' came to be

Apr 20, 2015 - 11:45 AM

Andrea tells the story while presenting Taylor with the Milestone Award at the ACM Awards

One more chance: Love the second time around

Feb 21, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Even as someone whose career depends on his skill with words I could never seem to find the right ones to describe love

How seeing one girl in the rain inspired this musician's romantic album

Feb 07, 2015 - 1:26 PM

She didn’t have an umbrella so I offered to share mine he says This is Brad Go s unusual story which led to an album inspired by love stories he collected in different parts of the world

THE UMBRELLA. His meeting the girl in the rain could just have been destiny  – it marked the start of a new music journey altogether. Photo by Tiffany Jillian Go/Rappler

Finding love in Japan

Mar 12, 2014 - 7:00 PM

Sometimes I wonder if second chances are only for the brave or for the blessed

The daughter of St. Claire

Feb 22, 2014 - 11:30 AM

They wanted a baby badly It seemed they had always been ready It was one miscarriage after another until they danced

For love, Malaysian sails to Tawi-Tawi

Mar 24, 2013 - 10:00 AM

It doesn t matter to them if they live in Sabah or Tawi Tawi as long as they are together

Therese and Axel: Love without borders

Feb 16, 2013 - 11:27 AM

Therese and Axel endured a long distance relationship that led to a proposal on a hill in Sweden

LONG-DISTANCE RELATIONSHIPS CAN WORK. Therese and Axel can attest to that. Photo courtesy of Therese Endriga

Adventures through life of Gregg and Mo

Feb 16, 2013 - 10:11 AM

If you find a travel partner to take a hard road with you never let that person find another path

LOVE LIFTS YOU UP. Gregg Yan and Mo Francisco on the summit of Mt. Mayon. All photos courtesy of Gregg Yan

Life was hard, love was easy

Feb 14, 2013 - 10:18 AM

In San Miguel Zambales 74 year old Magdalena sleeps with her husband Julian under a tent under the stars

Magdalena and Julian one afternoon by the sea. Photo by Carlo Gabuco, 9Feb2013.