Notting Hill: Every man's dream comes true for William Thacker, a success less Notting Hill book store owner, when Anna Scott, the world's most beautiful woman and best liked actress, enters his shop. A little later, he still can't believe it himself, William runs into her again this time spilling orange juice over her. Anna accepts his offer to change in his nearby apartment, and thanks him with a kiss, which seems to surprise her even more than him. Eventually, Anna and William get to know each other better over the months, but being together with the world's most wanted woman is not easy neither around you our closest friends, nor in front of the all devouring press. Love Actually: The ultimate romantic comedy. Richard Curtis Love Actually tells eight tales that explore the many aspects of love. The new Prime Minister (Hugh Grant) falls for a member of his Downing Street staff (Martine McCutcheon). A writer (Colin Firth) who has escaped to France discovers love again. A wife (Emma Thompson) suspects she may be losing her husband (Alan Rickman) to a younger woman. All these and more stories reach a climax one Christmas Eve in London.