July 6 marks International Kissing Day and it is one hell of a day filled with romance and passion. Kissing as a form is used as the general way of showcasing affection among couples. The practice of International Kissing Day itself originated in the United Kingdom and was adopted worldwide in the early 2000s. The entire concept behind this one day is that many people have forgotten the simple pleasures associated with kissing, and hence this one day was born to celebrate the affectionate art of kissing. The Falcon and The Winter Soldier: 5 Important Easter Eggs That You Should Not Ignore From The First Three Episodes!
Ever since the conception of movies based on comic books, romance has always been a huge part of these stories. It’s a way to ground these larger-than-life characters and make them seem human. A lot of iconic love stories are also born out of just two characters kissing. So for International Kissing Day we are taking a look at five of the most iconic kisses from Superhero movies. From Marvel Cinematic Universe to Fast & Furious, 7 Ongoing Hollywood Franchises With Maximum Number of Movies, Ranked!
Tony Stark and Pepper Potts (Iron Man 2)
Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow steal the show for their characters finally kiss each other after a long time of just thinking if they will or won’t they.
Steve Rogers and Peggy Carter (Avengers: Endgame)
Steve Rogers finally gets to live the life he dreamed of, spending it all with the love of his life Peggy Carter. Avengers: Endgame brings a sweet conclusion to the story of this character as he is shown kissing Peggy in the past.
Wade Wilson and Vanessa (Deadpool 2)
In a movie that’s filled with a bunch of violence and sex jokes, we never expected Deadpool 2 to take a rather sweet turn at the end. In this emotional scene, we see Wade meet Vanessa for the last time, the characters have a brief interaction that ends in a really sweet way.
Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle (Batman Returns)
Tim Burton’s Batman films are iconic for a lot of reasons, one of them being the chemistry between Michael Keaton and Michelle Pfeiffer in Batman Returns. This one scene is enough to prove how both of their characters were highlights of Batman Returns. Batman: Caped Crusader Announced! Looking Back at 5 Best Interpretations of the Dark Knight in Animated Avatars! (LatestLY Exclusive).
Peter Parker and Mary Jane (Spider-Man)
Perhaps one of Hollywood’s most iconic and steamy kisses, the scene sees Peter Parker in his Spider-Man attire as he saves Mary Jane from a bunch of crooks. It is followed by both of them locking lips as Spidey hangs upside down in an alleyway.
So, which kissing scene from the above ones is your personal favourite? Tell us in the comment section below. Stay tuned!
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