was not only the film that featured Pitt in his first starring role, it's also where he met his reported first fiancée. The pair dated for a short three months before he was rumored to ask the actress to marry him. Shortly after, Schoelen called it off when the two were in Budapest, Hungary. "I got there, went straight to the set where she was filming [The Phantom of the Opera
] and that night we went out to dinner," Pitt recalled to The Sun
in April 2011. "She told me that she had fallen in love with the director of the film. I was so shocked I said, 'I'm outta here.