20 Movies Perfect For Valentine's Day
12th February, 2021
20 Movies Perfect For Valentine's Day
Fox 2000 Pictures | TSG Entertainment
Wondering how to spend Valentine's day while stuck at home? Spend the weekend snuggling with your significant other as you catch up on these romance movies Valentine’s day can be a big deal for some. After all, it is a day to celebrate love. So, make the most of it by spending some cozy quality time with your partner. How? We’ll tell you. Step 1: Get some of your favorite snacks. Step 2: Get some heartwarming hot cocoa or wine. Step 3: Snuggle together in your comfiest blanket. Step 4: Fire up the screen. Step 5: Embark on a romantic flick marathon! Here are some of the most romantic movies you can stream on your favorite OTT platforms.
The Notebook
New Line Cinema
The Notebook
This is a classic Valentine’s Day film. Based on Nicholas Spark’s novel of the same title, the movie is a sweeping love story of Noah and Allie and is a must-watch. The movie is available on Hulu, Amazon Prime, Philo, Starz, and Sling TV.
You’ve Got Mail
Warner Bros.
You’ve Got Mail
IRL, a small, indie bookseller is at loggerheads with the owner of a big retail chain who is planning to buy her bookstore. However, in a world of anonymous emails, they are perfect for each other. This movie is available on Hulu and HBO Max.
The Princess Bride
20th Century Fox (US) | Vestron Pictures
The Princess Bride
This timeless movie has enthralled people across generations. It’s a fairytale adventure about a young woman and man, who are each other's one true love. They battle through obstacles, evils, and long separation to be together again. Catch it on Disney+ and Hulu.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Focus Features
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
The plot of this Kate Winslet and Jim Carrey movie is eccentric and yet resonates to date. A couple breaks up but finds their way to each other again. However, the path is not linear or an easy one. Watch this movie on Peacock.
The Fault in Our Stars
20th Century Fox
The Fault in Our Stars
Fair warning: Be ready to be a hot mess of sobs and tears. Based on John Green’s acclaimed novel, this movie will leave a lasting impression about what love is even when all hope is lost. You’ll find this movie on Amazon Prime.
Before Sunrise
Columbia Pictures
Before Sunrise
Julia Delphy and Ethan Hawke’s slow-burning chemistry is undeniable. There are tons of conversations on love, relationships, intimacy, and, of course, some brilliant cinematography and acting. If this is something you and your significant other like, watch this on Hulu or Amazon Prime.
Notting Hill
Universal Pictures
Notting Hill
A Hollywood superstar meets an ordinary English bookseller. What happens next? Some awkwardness and lots of heartwarming moments. This Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant movie is another classic for V-day celebrations at home. It’s available on Hulu and Netflix.
Love Story
Paramount Pictures
Love Story
Based on Erich Segal’s novel, this film is perfect for people who love sappy romance flicks. A rich guy falls in love with a middle-class girl, and they marry. But, not all love stories have happy endings...or do they? Watch this one on Hulu.
Hello, Dolly!
20th Century Fox
Hello, Dolly!
Looking to add an old Hollywood classic to the list? You and your significant person will definitely enjoy this Gene Kelly film starring Barbara Streisand. Did you know this rom-com movie is based on a Broadway musical? It is available on Disney+.
Titanic
20th Century Fox | Paramount Pictures
Titanic
Yes, we know, Jack would’ve survived. But then, this movie would not have been an epic romance, would it? Whichever side of the argument you take, this movie never gets boring. Watch it on Hulu, Starz, Sling TV, Amazon Prime, and Philo.
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Pyramide Films
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Available on Hulu, this 2019 French romantic drama is a beautiful cinematic masterpiece. Based in 1770, it is about a young woman, Heloise, who falls in love with Marianne, an artist commissioned to paint her portrait. This delicate romantic historical drama will leave you spell-bound.
Carol
The Weinstein Company
Carol
Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, this romantic drama is based on Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 book, The Price of Salt . When Therese (Rooney Mara) spots Carol (Cate Blanchett), they become fast friends and fall in love. Find this movie on Netflix.
Loving
Focus Features
Loving
Based on a true story, this biographical drama is about Mildred and Richard, an interracial couple, who fell in love and got married. When the state of Virginia jailed and banished them, they fought for their love. Find this gem on Hulu and Netflix.
A Walk to Remember
Warner Bros. Pictures
A Walk to Remember
Another masterpiece by Nicholas Sparks! A bad boy falls in love with the school nerd, and his life changes forever. This coming-of-age romantic film is still remembered for Shane West and Mandy Moore, who made for an adorable couple. Catch this on Netflix.
Runaway Bride
Paramount Pictures | Buena Vista International
Runaway Bride
After dumping three grooms at the altar, Maggie (Julia Roberts) is called “the Runaway Bride” by Ike (Richard Gere), a journalist. When Ike’s article is questioned, he tries to prove that Maggie is the bride who runs away. Catch this classic-rom com on Netflix.
Tune in for Love
CGV Art House
Tune in for Love
Fan of K-drama? Get together with bae and catch this Korean romantic movie on Netflix. The plot follows a teenager and a student who meet at a bakery. Over the years, they keep meeting and losing each other. Would they have a happily ever after?
Whisper of the Heart
Toho
Whisper of the Heart
Tired of the same ol’ romantic tropes? Go offbeat and watch this movie from the brilliant Studio Ghibli. This movie is a cinematic marvel with excellent animation and landscape. With beautiful fantasy elements, it’s about blooming young love. You can watch this on HBO Max.
The Bridges of Madison County
Warner Bros.
The Bridges of Madison County
Available on HBO Max, this Meryl Streep and Clint Eastwood 1995 romantic drama is based on Robert James Waller’s best-selling book. Spanning over four days, it’s a moving love story between two soulmates who have met only too late in life.
When Harry Met Sally
Columbia Pictures
When Harry Met Sally
Another Meg Ryan movie? Yes, please! Meg Ryan and Nora Ephron defined romance in the ‘90s. Plus, that epic fake orgasm scene made the movie unforgettable. Catch this romcom on Hulu, Sling TV, and Amazon Prime.
Sleepless in Seattle
TriStar Pictures
Sleepless in Seattle
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan made the ultimate dream couple in the ‘90s. Written by the celebrated screenwriter Nora Ephron, the film's climax ends on Valentine’s day. Find this movie on Hulu, Sling TV, Starz, Amazon Prime, and Philo.