15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

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There are movies that remind us that love can be seen on the most unlikely situations. The protagonist living their own simple life will come across a dashing dude or a girl of her dreams and pursues his/her love despite all the challenges they may face. Maybe this is also what happened to celebrities who have been together for months or even a year filming. Sparks fly. They become closer, more fond of each other, to the point of having an illicit affair. Thus, burning the current relationships and marriages that they have.

Here are some of the films that started the most controversial affairs in Hollywood:

1. Mr. and Mrs. Smith

MrMrs Smith 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages
Brangelina is undeniably one of Hollywood’s most loved couples, along with their 6 adorable kids. But remember, before they became a couple, Brad was with her then partner, Jennifer Aniston. After years of speculation, Brad and Angelina both confirmed that they fell in love with each other while filming Mr. and Mrs. Smith in May 2004, which contradicts to their earlier claims that they only had a relationship after Brad-Jennifer split up.

2. House of Wax

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House of Wax 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

For the teens and young adults during year 2000s, One Tree Hill stars turned couple Chad Michael Murray and Sophia Bush were seemingly in a perfect relationship everyone can ever think of. But it fell apart during the filming of House of Wax when Chad cheated Sophia for her co-star Paris Hilton. Rumors said that it was just a fling but it still lead to annulment of Chad and Sophia’s 5-month marriage.

3. Northern Lights

Northern Lights 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

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LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian fell in love with each other during the set of Lifetime TV film Northern Lights, even though they are both married persons. LeAnn even said that she doesn’t regret to have an affair with Eddie. Their extramarital affair lead to filing of divorce for both marriages. The couple found love in each other’s arms and tied the knot on April 2011.

4. Mind Over Murder

Mind Over Murder 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

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Mind Over Murder’s co-stars Dean McDermott and Tori Spelling chose to have an affair over their respective marriages. At that time, Dean was married to Mary Jo Eustace and has a son, Jack, while Tori was married to playwright Charlie Shanian. Both of their respective marriages were divorced. Dean and Tori are still married to each other and have 4 children.

5. Titanic

Titanic 15 Films that Sparked Forbidden Affairs and Burnt Real-Life Marriages

The iconic movie Titanic, not just launched an impressive career for its Rose and Jack, but also started a forbidden love between award-winning director James Cameron and actress Suzy Amis. James was married to her 4th wife, actress Linda Hamilton, at that time. Suzy said on interviews that there were sparks between them but only entertained those thoughts after filming the film. James and Suzy are still married and have three children.

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