20 romatic movies to watch

20 Romantic Movies to Watch on Valentine’s Day

Who needs Valentine’s Day to feel romantic? When it comes to discovering matters of the heart, watching romantic movies on Netflix is the way to go.

There’s a whole bunch of great romantic movies out there, and whether you’re in the mood to laugh over a rom-com or a sad romance that will bring out the sobs – Netflix has a large collection of romantic movies you can stream right now!

So, grab some popcorn and settle in – it’s time for a romantic movie marathon! We’ve rounded up a diverse collection of the best quirky rom-coms, tearjerkers, and classic love-stories for your viewing pleasure.

Romantic Movies on Netflix

See below some amazing movies that are available on Netflix. Looking for more great movies? See the full list here for all the romantic Movies on Netflix.

The Notebook

A poor yet passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving her a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated because of their social differences.

Also Available on Hulu 

Blue is the Warmest Color

Adèle’s life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire and to assert herself as a woman, and as an adult. Adèle grows, seeks herself, loses herself, and ultimately finds herself through love and loss.

Also Available on Amazon 

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive and ladies’ man who, to win a big campaign, bets that he can make a woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Andie Anderson covers the “How To” beat for “Composure” magazine and is assigned to write an article on “How to Lose a Guy in 10 days.” They meet in a bar shortly after the bet is made.

Also Available on Hulu, Amazon 

Silver Linings Playbook

After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.

Crazy, Stupid Love

A middle-aged husband’s life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob, learning to pick up girls at bars.


While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional “date doctor” finds that his game doesn’t quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he’s smitten.

Also Available on Hulu, Amazon 

La La Land

While navigating their careers in Los Angeles, a pianist and an actress fall in love while attempting to reconcile their aspirations for the future.

Also Available on Amazon 

I Love You Man

A successful yet friendless real-estate man is forced to go on several men-dates to find the Best Man for his wedding, only to end up with a new best friend forever who might put a dent in his relationship with his fiancé.

Also Available on Amazon 

Romantic Movies on Hulu

Here are some great romantic movies that you can see on Hulu right away. Looking for more? Click here to see the full list of Romantic Movies on Hulu.

Love Actually

Follows the lives of eight very different couples, dealing with their love lives, in various loosely interrelated tales – all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

Also Available on AmazonNetflix 

A Walk to Remember

Based on the best-selling novel of the same name, A Walk to Remember is a coming-of-age romantic drama movie that follows the story of two teenagers, Jamie Sullivan (Mandy Moore) an innocent young girl, and Landon Carter (Shane West), a satiated delinquent. The two first cross paths when Landon ridicules Jamie before his glamorous girlfriend. However, after a prank goes wrong, he is ordered to join a drama club where he meets Jamie again. From there, Jamie and Landon develop a powerful relationship that transcends everything between two.

Also Available on Netflix 

Holiday in Handcuffs

Holiday in Handcuffs is a great rom-com that tells the story of a woman, Trudie, who is not only unlucky in her profession as a waitress but also in her love life. However, with Christmas fast approaching and with it the fear of dining with the family, she makes a desperate attempt at getting a boyfriend by kidnapping a restaurant customer, David. Now, David has to play along as her boyfriend, until the cops save him from this ordeal.

The Fault in Our Stars

The Fault in Our Stars is a super hit romantic movie that bagged a great number of awards in different categories. The movie explores the love life of a cancer-stricken patient (Hazel) and an amputee (Augustus) who meet in a cancer support group. The two share the same sharp wits and the undying love for books. When Augustus finds out how troubled Hazel seems with the vague conclusion of her favorite book, An Imperial Affliction, he searches for the reclusive author and somehow scores a meeting with him. The two lovers then hop on a flight to meet the author in Amsterdam and during their journey discover their love for each other.

Also Available on AmazonNetflix 

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado about Nothing is a remake of the popular Shakespearean comedy play by the same name. The story is about two pairs of lovers each having a different take on love.

Also Available on Amazon, Netflix 

I Give it a Year

The story is about two lovers who, after a romantic encounter, decide to get married without planning anything. However, after spending a year together, the couple finds out that their differences and incompatibilities are getting the better of them.

Also Available on AmazonNetflix 

Romantic Movies on Amazon Prime

Following are five great movies on Amazon Prime that you can watch with your soulmate this Valentine’s Day. Looking for more romantic movies on Amazon Prime? See the full list here.

The Big Sick

Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family’s expectations, and his true feelings.

Lars and the Real Girl

Lars is a socially awkward person. He keeps himself confined to his brother’s shed that he calls his home and hardly ever talks to anyone. But one fine day, he orders a silicon sex doll from the internet, and starts treating her as his girlfriend.

People around the town get chances to interact with Lars, and they find him as a good person. Everyone plays along with Lars and Bianca, treating the couple with love, affection, and respect.

Also Available on Hulu (Coming soon)

Return To Me

Bob Rueland is a widower visiting a new town to meet his old pals. He lost his wife two years ago, and her heart was donated to a needy recipient. On his visit, Bob falls in love with Grace Briggs. Both of them think that they know each other somehow. Turns out that that Grace Briggs had a heart transplant, and the organ was donated by none other than Bob’s deceased wife.

Also Available on Netflix

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Charles is part of a group of friends who have to attend a few weddings together in London. Charles has a very sweet nature and great personality, but is, however, socially awkward. In total, there are four weddings and a funeral too, that everyone has to attend. Charles meets Carrie at the first two weddings and falls in love with her. However, he doesn’t have the courage to tell Carrie about it.

The third wedding is of Carrie herself, and Charles even helps Carrie chose a wedding dress. The fourth wedding turns out to be a disaster; Charles is about to get married to another women, but he loves Carrie, who is already married now. How can this work out?

Also Available on Hulu (Coming Soon) Netflix 

The Lobster

If you are looking for a usual romantic movie with a cute love story of an adorable couple, you can skip this one, because this is very different. The story is about a magical, or rather gloomy, place where people come to find their love. However, the only problem is that those who fail in finding a person they can fall in love with are turned into an animal of their choice.

Also Available on Netflix

The Wedding Plan

Everyone puts in a lot of planning and efforts to make their wedding day the best and the most memorable. But what happens when it’s just 30 days left to the big day, and there is no groom? This movie is centered on the hunt for love in less than 30 days.

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Taimoor is an online security advocate and a streaming enthusiast who has been working in this industry for more than 2 years. He provides a unique angle on all the latest trends in the industry. When he’s not at work, you can find him supporting Manchester United or watching Netflix!

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