Someone feels an immediate romantic attraction towards a person they have just laid eyes on. This trope is prominent in Western culture.
Though strongly considered as false by psychologists, the idea of "love at first sight" is prevalent in today's culture. That feeling of romance and inescapable attraction to a person is undeniable, and is a commonly used cliche of romantic films.
|2013||The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug|
|2011||Gnomeo and Juliet|
|2010||Scott Pilgrim vs. the World|
|2009||(500) Days of Summer|
|2007||Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street|
|2006||Imagine Me & You|
|2004||A Cinderella Story|