The Notebook is one of those romantic dramas that people cannot forget. It turned Rachel McAdams and Ryan Gosling into household names and practically redefined romance for all of us. We all want to find our Noahs and we all want to be Allie – they were that awesome. Since The Notebook is still ridiculously popular, here are 10 things you didn’t know about the movie:
10. It Could Have Been a Totally Different Movie
Before Nick Cassavetes was attached to the movie, Steven Spielberg was interested in directing The Notebook. He wanted to cast Tom Cruise as Noah Calhoun. Spielberg had to pass on The Notebook because of his commitments to other projects. Justin Timberlake was also reportedly attached to the film at some other point.