There are certain things you can always expect to see in a Nicholas Sparks adaptation, and aside from the all-consuming, torturous love, the thing we love most is the casting. The stars of any romantic drama adapted from a Sparks novel are reliably sexy, particularly the men. Continuing that tradition of hot romantic male leads is Benjamin Walker, who has already been seen steaming up the joint in The Choice, which comes out Feb. 5. To celebrate this most pleasing of grand cinematic traditions, we are looking back at all the times a Sparks movie star lost the shirt and melted our brains.
Behold the Grand Tradition of Shirtlessness in a Nicholas Sparks Movie
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