5 Lessons Learned from Movie Couples


love and basketballWho: Omar Epps & Sanaa Lathan
What: Love and Basketball (2002)
Why:  Love has a funny way of revealing itself, but it’s not surprising that people often get with their closest friends; they know you best! Although it is possible for men and women to remain friends, a few besties of that nature often find themselves defending their platonic relationships. Nonetheless, the friend route is a great path to take in the journey to love. Your spouse ultimately (we would hope) becomes your best friend, anyway. The only problem is putting your real friendship on the line.
Lesson: Always ask yourself: can your platonic friendship sustain the ups and downs, and progression or ending of an intimate relationship?