Ever since movies became a thing in our society, certain characters and performances have left a lasting impression on our hearts. Among these are our first movie crushes. They’ve created some unforgettable moments when their character’s charm transcended the screen and captivated our young souls.
Salma Hayek’s portrayal of the seductive vampire queen Santanico Pandemonium in “From Dusk Till Dawn” was both terrifying and mesmerizing. Natasha Henstridge’s alluring Sil in “Species” captivated audiences with her unusual appearance. Mia Sara’s cool and enigmatic Sloane Peterson in “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” represented teenage allure and nonconformity. Ana de Armas’ charismatic Iz in “War Dogs” brought a vibrant energy to her character. And that’s just to name a few because, as we all know, every person’s preferences are different.
These first movie crushes not only influenced our understanding of attraction but also taught us about the magic of cinema. They made us feel a certain way just by looking at beautiful actresses on the screen, which eventually shaped our tastes in entertainment.
Join us on this fun trip down memory lane, where we look at people’s first movie crushes and try to endure the allure of those hot actresses.
1. Lynda Carter as Diana Prince in Wonder Woman
2. Kelly LeBrock as Lisa in Weird Science
3. Salma Hayek as the Vampire Queen in From Dusk Till Dawn
4. Natasha Henstridge as Sil in Species
5. Catherine Zeta-Jones as Elena Montero in The Mask of Zorro
6. Elizabeth Hurley as the Devil in Bedazzled
7. Mia Sara as Sloane Peterson in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
8. Elisha Cuthbert as Danielle in The Girl Next Door
9. Jennifer Connelly as Penny Benjamin in Top Gun
10. Grace Kelly as Lisa in Rear Window
11. Elizabeth Taylor as Maggie Pollitt in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
12. Ana de Armas as Iz was in War Dogs
13. Linda Cardellini as Velma in Scooby-Doo
14. Shannyn Sossamon as Jocelyn from A Knights Tale
15. Mónica Bellucci as Malena Scordia in Malena
16. Kate Beckinsale as Selene in Underworld
17. Gemma Arterton as Tamina in Prince of Persia
18. Marisa Tomei as Mona Lisa Vito in My Cousin Vinny
19. Michelle Pfeiffer as Selina Kyle in Catwoman
20. Milla Jovovich as Leeloo Dallas in the Fifth Element
21. Jessica Alba as Max Guevara in Dark Angel
22. Keira Knightley as Elizabeth Swann in Pirates of the Caribbean