He married her when he was 25 and she was already 40.It is well documented that they had a very happy, loving and monogamous marriage.Perhaps the steamiest movie on this list, “Unfaithful” is exactly as it sounds ― a thriller about a middle-aged housewife, played by Diane Lane, and her passionate affair with a younger stranger.Richard Gere plays Lane’s husband in this film that has a surprising twist.A longer span of time before he’s reaching for the Viagra.
In our lifetime, there is no such thing as "forever," and the same applies to relationships.
And so, on my way home, I thought in some of the greatest love stories where age was not an issue.
For example, Khadijah, the first wife of Prophet Muhammad.
In this popular late ‘90s film, Angela Bassett plays an overworked, over-stressed single mom who only straightens out her priorities and realizes what she wants in life after a steamy hook-up with a 20-years-younger hunk on a much-needed vacation.
A complicated love triangle ensues between a young man, an older woman, her daughter, and her daughter’s much older lover, played by an A-list cast, including Diane Keaton, Jack Nicholson and Keanu Reeves. Set in 1900s Paris, “Cheri” is the story of an aging french courtesan, played by Michelle Pfeiffer, and her tryst with a much younger man that goes on longer than they anticipated, changing their lives indefinitely.