Hello my dear cinephiles,

Hope you are feeling good. Previous year was a tough one, still we should search for bright sides and keep living despite all troubles and barriers, which we face every day.

You might saw the changes that my website went through recently. I decided to rebuilt it a bit, so this place will be more responsive and user-friendly (both suitable for laptops and smartphones screens). No worries, all content is on, and a new one appeared as well.

However, in this new article, which somehow dedicated to the upcoming St. Valentine’s Day, I would like to concentrate on love, because… only love will save us, yes? So, here comes a new list of great romantic movies for you to enjoy. But! This time I decided to add links where you can watch them, so it will be super-easy for you to plan your free time watching really cool content (especially while many cinemas remain closed for now). Comment if you like the idea.

As always, I am sharing the movies, which I watched myself many times and are worth your time. For those who don’t know me, I am in love with cinematography and I am advising movies basically from my heart. So, here everyone will find something interesting: either you are single, friends, married, being a couple, friends with benefits, hookups… or just want to see love on the screen. Feel free to add more movies in your comments.

Have a great movie time and enjoy the St. Valentine’s Day!

1. Valentine’s Day (2010)

For those who believe in love

If you watched the winter movies Love Actually or New Year’s Eve, you will definitely enjoy this one as well. The plot is about several couples, who face struggles related to their love lives while others try their best to find love. Everything is happening on Valentine’s Day. All of them try to overcome the challenges to make things work. Love is going to win anyway, yes?

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon, YouTube

2. The Princess Bride (1987)

For those who search for a true love

A fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman, Buttercup, and her one true love, Westley. He must find her after a long separation and save her. They must battle the evils of the mythical kingdom of Florin to be reunited with each other. Based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience. I will also advise here to read the book as well.

Where to watch: Disney Plus, Amazon, YouTube

3. The Big Sick (2017)

For those who stand-up for love

Kumail is a Pakistani comic, who meets an American graduate student Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father. This is a kind of interesting and funny story, which will make you smile.

Where to watch: Amazon

4. Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

For all the pre-wedding bachelors & bachelorettes

Rachel, a professor, dates a man named Nick and looks forward to meeting his family. However, she is shaken up when she learns that Nick belongs to one of the richest families in the country. I really like the style of the Nick’s sister, and also impressed how these families organize parties. This is something really cool.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

5. Pride & Prejudice (2005)

For those who keen on early mornings & rainy walks surrounded by love

Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice? I love this movie, even so I heard some not so nice reviews about it. The play of actors as well as the main theme are really beautiful.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

6. Romantics Anonymous (Les émotifs anonymes, 2010)

For those who love chocolate and romance

Angelique, who suffers from anxiety disorder, is hired by Jean-Rene, who also has similar problems. The two fall in love but find it difficult to express their feelings due to their issues. This movie is really perfectly suited if you have something sweet around yourself. Seriously, grab some tasty chocolate.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

7. About Time (2013)

For time travelers

Like all the men in his family, Tim Lake possesses the power to travel in time. With the advice of his father, he uses the special ability to pursue his romantic interest, Mary. Starring Rachel McAdams (The Notebook) and Domhnall Gleeson (who keen on Star Wars, remember the crazy general Hux).

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

8. To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before 1-3

[the 3d part is coming on 12th of February, 2021]

For the wistful bunch

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is a series of three American teenage romance films, based on the trilogy of novels written by Jenny Han. The plot centers around Lara Jean Song-Covey, a shy teenager who writes five letters (ones she never planned to send) to boys that she has had crushes on.

Where to watch: Netflix

9. Hitch (2005)

For the creative matchmakers

Despite helping several men woo women with his magical formula, Alex Hitchens, a professional date doctor, finds it difficult to strike a conversation with Sara, a gossip columnist.

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon

10. One Day (2011)

For those who feel that friendship leads to love

Dexter and Emma decide to meet every year on 15 July and see where they stand in life. Over a period of 18 years, they feel that they have more to share in common than the people around them. The movie is wonderful, although be ready with napkins in the end. You are going to cry long.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

11. Say Anything (1989)

For the tongue-tied

When Diane and Lloyd fall in love, Diane’s father, Jim, disapproves and asks her to break up with him. However, as dark secrets spill, Diane finds herself leaning on Lloyd for support.

Where to watch: Amazon

12. The Ugly Truth (2009)

For those who likes a combination of comedy and love

Abby, a lovelorn TV producer, finds herself in the midst of tests when she strikes a deal with her chauvinistic colleague, Mike, who wants to prove to her the accuracy of his relationship theories. A great comedy with a lot of jokes and friendly advices how to get “that perfect guy, who is warm, nice, handsome, helping people and like cats”.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), YouTube, Amazon

13. Set It Up (2018)

For the matchmakers at work

Two overworked and underpaid assistants come up with a plan to get their bosses off their backs by setting them up with each other. I like this movie just because we are all have/had such situations where your manager’s behavior sucks, unless you have your own business.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

14. When We First Met (2018)

For those who wish for a delightful travel time

After spending a night with the girl of his dreams only to become just friends, a man gets the opportunity to travel through time and alter that night over and over again until he gets everything perfect.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

15. Gone with the Wind (1939)

For strong-willed

Epic Civil War drama focuses on the life of petulant Southern belle Scarlett O’Hara. Starting with her idyllic life on a sprawling plantation, the film traces her survival through the tragic history of the South during the Civil War and Reconstruction, and her tangled love affairs with Ashley Wilkes and Rhett Butler.

You know, it’s really upsetting me that recently that movie was banned. Actors and directors put so much talent and time to create a masterpiece, and in 21st century this movie has been deleted from some movie streamers. Why? It’s historically accurate, I mean the War, such things happened and you can’t just erase it. We should remember and learn from it. This is the incredible movie as well as the book. My advice number one to watch.

Where to watch: Amazon

16. Lost in Translation (2003)

For singles in a big city

Two strangers (Scarlett Johansson and Bill Murray) form an unlikely bond after meeting in a hotel bar in Tokyo. Basically, it’s a moving (and at times, laugh-out-loud funny) film about finding a connection with someone when you’re least expecting it. I literally adore the movie. Recently watched it again. If you are feeling alone in a big city, or you just have a melancholic mood, Lost in Translation is a perfect choice for you.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

17. Failure to Launch (2006)

For those who love romantic comedies

Paula is hired by Tripp’s parents to get him to move out of their house. However, Paula soon realizes that Tripp is different from the rest of her clients. Here we can see how the actress Sarah Jessica Parker, who played Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City, appears in a romantic comedy together with Matthew McConaughey.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon, YouTube

18. Just Married (2003)

For newlyweds

Sarah marries Tom against the wishes of her family and goes away to Europe on her honeymoon. However, her parents won’t give up and send Sarah’s ex-boyfriend to sabotage the happy couple’s holiday.

Where to watch: Movies Anywhere, Amazon

19. Cold War (Zimna Wojna, 2018)

For those who want to watch a beautiful love in a communist climate

Set against the backdrop of the 1950s Cold War in Poland, two people of differing backgrounds and temperaments begin an almost impossible romance. This historical drama could receive Oscars. Still, the film has received numerous accolades, including three nominations at the 91st Academy Awards (Best Foreign Language Film, Best Director and Best Cinematography) and four at the 72nd British Academy Film Awards, including Best Direction and Best Film Not in the English Language.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

20. Book Club (2018)

For women who love to discuss books and love

Four friends’ lives are turned upside down when their book club tackles the infamous “50 Shades of Grey”. From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

21. A Man and a Woman (Un homme et une femme, 1966)

For a beautiful love

Jean-Louis is a widower who has become a single father after his wife’s suicide, and Anne is a widow and single mother still reeling from the accidental death of her husband. When the two cross paths at their children’s boarding school, both are wary, but they soon form a friendship that is quickly charged with romance. The film is notable for its lush photography, which features frequent segues among full color, black-and-white, and sepia-toned shots, and for its memorable musical score by Francis Lai. Additionally, the film won several awards. Worth watching it, a beautiful story of love and relations.

Where to watch: DirectTV, Amazon

22. To Catch a Thief (1955)

For mysterious thriller-attached

John Robie, a former thief, who has changed his ways, finds himself in a pickle when a robbery takes place. He must prove his innocence and convince everyone he is not responsible for the thievery. If you adore movies with Cary Grant and Grace Kelly, this choice is for you (I really love these both actors playing together).

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon

23. The Break-up (2006)

For recently break-uppers

Brooke, an art dealer, feels unappreciated and neglected by her boyfriend, Gary. The couple breaks up, but neither wants to move out of the luxurious condo, thus leading to endless squabbles. Duet of Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn is a perfect combination of a romantic comedy.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

24. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

For the cupids

Kat Stratford (Julia Stiles) and her younger sister, Bianca (Larisa Oleynik), couldn’t be more different from each other. So, their dad (Larry Miller) develops a household rule that states Bianca can’t date until Kat has a boyfriend. The plan, of course, backfires, when Kat falls in love with Patrick (Heath Ledger – I think this role was his best one). The main theme song is always in my mind: can’t take my eyes off you… this moment when Patrick sings for Kat in front of the whole school is iconic.

Where to watch: Google Play, Disney +, Amazon

25. The Notebook (2004)

For those who adore great love stories

Duke reads the story of Allie and Noah, two lovers who were separated by fate, to Ms. Hamilton, an old woman who suffers from dementia, on a daily basis out of his notebook. We love this movie and we all cry while watching. That’s how the great movie should look like.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

26. Enchanted (2007)

For romantics living in fantasies

Duke reads the story of Allie and Noah, two lovers who were separated by fate, to Ms. Hamilton, an old woman who suffers from dementia, on a daily basis out of his notebook. If you miss some fantasies in your life, time to stream the movie.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon

27. The Proposal (2009)

For those who love mixing business with romance

Margaret Tate (Sandra Bullock) is a ballsy editor-in-chief of a book publishing company, and Andrew Paxton (Ryan Reynolds) is her hard-working assistant. When Margaret faces deportation to Canada, she hatches a plan to marry Andrew in order to keep her visa status, and in exchange offers Andrew a promotion. Ever seen how a woman goes on her knees to propose? If not, Sandra Bullock will show you how to do it.

Where to watch: Google Play, Amazon

28. I Do (Prête-moi ta main, 2006)

For romantic French cinephiles

Luis enjoys the liberty of being single. He has a smell for perfumes and thus money. However, his 5 sisters and mom believe that at age 43, he should be looking for a wife, not one-night stands. So, he decides to hire a “fiancée”. If you are not a fan of classic French comedies, you can scroll down.

Where to watch: Amazon

29. The Before Trilogy

Before Sunrise (1995), Before Sunset (2004), Before Midnight (2013)

For the conversationalists

In the first movie, American man Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and French woman Céline (Julie Delpy) meet on a train, get off in Vienna and spend the night walking around the city, talking and falling in love. The sequel follows up with the duo nine years later in Paris, and the third another nine years later in Greece. These movies perfectly suit the list of the best travel films, which you can check as well here in my blog. I have a faith that we will start travelling normally soon.

Where to watch: Amazon, HBO, YouTube

30. Romeo & Juliet (1996)

For true believers

Baz Luhrmann helped adapt this classic Shakespearean romantic tragedy for the screen, updating the setting to a post-modern city named Verona Beach. The rivalry between Verona’s two well-established families, the Capulets and the Montagues, affects the relationship of their children Romeo (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Juliet (Claire Danes). Last year I was in Verona and this journey reminded me of the movie. It’s a wonderful city full of love, strawberries in chocolate and beautiful small streets.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

31. Trainwreck (2015)

For the accidentally in love

Ever since her father drilled into her head that monogamy isn’t realistic, magazine writer Amy (Amy Schumer) has made promiscuity her credo. While writing a profile about charming and successful sports doctor Aaron Conners (Bill Hader), she finds herself actually falling in love for the first time. Amy starts to wonder if it’s time to clean up her act.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

32. Pretty Woman (1990)

For the rule’s breakers

The iconic romantic movie with Julia Roberts and Richard Gere, which we (almost?) watched many times. So, for those who is going to watch for the first time, the plot is about Edward, a rich entrepreneur, who hires Vivian, a prostitute, to accompany him to a few social events. Trouble ensues when he falls in love with her and they try to bridge the gap between their worlds.

Where to watch: Amazon, Google Play

33. The Tourist (2010)

For nice encounters while travelling

Frank (Johnny Depp), an American tourist, is visiting Italy to deal with a recent heartbreak. Elise (Angelina Jolie) sits next to him on a train going to Venice and convinces him that he is her lover who is wanted by the police. A bit of thriller, drama and stylish looks, maybe that’s all what we need nowadays?

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

34. Clueless (1995)

For the cupids

Cher is from a rich family and a high-school student who is learning to cope with adolescence and its problems. Emboldened by her success, she decides to give hopelessly klutzy new student Tai a makeover. When Tai becomes more popular than she is, Cher realizes that her disapproving ex-stepbrother was right about how misguided she was, and falls for him. Iconic, and I will repeat, this is the iconic movie with all its style, jokes, school romance and crazy ideas to change world and people for good.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

35. Pretty in Pink (1986)

For real romantics who don’t give up

Plot: Andie, a young girl, is not popular at school. She mostly kept to her friend Iona and childhood sweetheart, Duckie. But everything changes, when one of the popular guys at school, falls in love with her. I basically love the movie, everything, from the beginning till the end. And songs, especially the one played by Otis Redding, Try a Little Tenderness – just priceless not to remember it.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

36. Love, Simon (2018)

For those who are brave to fight for love

Simon Spier keeps his sexual orientation a secret from his family. However, when a blackmailer threatens to reveal it, he goes on a roller-coaster journey to come to terms with his identity. It’s a nice movie showing the problems of friendship and relationship. Additionally, it’s the first rom-com produced by a major Hollywood studio to feature a gay teen protagonist.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube, HBO (might be not available for all countries)

37. Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

For those who adore style, beauty and kissing when it’s raining

Those pearls, the Givenchy LBD and that iconic ‘do—this classic is worth watching for Holly Golightly’s (Audrey Hepburn) enviable style alone. But this story based on Truman Capote’s famous novella has plenty else going for it – comedy, romance and swanky Upper East Side locations. ICONIC! No more words, or maybe one note: check those looks created by Givenchy.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

38. Friends with Benefits (2011)

For friends with benefits, literally

Jamie, a New York-based headhunter, gets Dylan to take a job at GQ. They soon become friends but things get complicated after the individually jaded lovers add sex to their relationship. Never too old story, somehow such type of relationship becomes more popular. So, how that works?

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

39. La La Land (2016)

For those who enjoy romantic musicals

Sebastian and Mia are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts, they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart. Personally, I am not a fan of musicals, but this one I watched for the first time in the cinema on a big screen and it was quite nice.

Where to watch: Amazon, Hulu, Netflix & HBO (both might be not available for all countries)

40. Love & Basketball (2000)

For those who love mixing sport and love

Monica (Sanaa Lathan) and Quincy (Omar Epps) are two childhood friends with the same competitive dream: to become a professional basketball player. The movie follows their years-long journey as they’re forced to choose between their relationship and their budding careers. If you are keen on basketball (as well as me), you will definitely enjoy the movie. Pressure, power, love, winning and losing games, all this you are going to find in it.

Where to watch: Hulu, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

41. A Star is Born (2018)

For those who want to feel the real love and cry

After falling in love with struggling artist Ally, Jackson, a musician, coaxes her to follow her dreams, while he battles with alcoholism and his personal demons. Featuring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. I nearly cried in the cinema while watching the movie. The duet of Gaga and Bradley is truly amazing, you won’t definitely regret time spent for it.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries), YouTube

42. Her (2013)

For those who can’t wait to date AI in the future

For those who can’t wait to date AI in the future

Theodore Twombly, an introverted writer, buys an Artificial Intelligence system to help him write. However, when he finds out about the AI’s ability to learn and adapt, he falls in love with it. While creating the list of the best romantic movies, I checked the movie and watched it till the end. A very interesting conception and I liked the idea that such relationship with AI might become a reality in our future. I even have some friends who told me that they would love to try to date robots with AI, so maybe it’s not so science-fiction and it’s coming to us soon?

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

43. Emma. (2020)

For those who love Pride & Prejudice

Following the antics of a young woman, Emma Woodhouse, who lives in Georgian- and Regency-era England and occupies herself with matchmaking – in sometimes misguided, often meddlesome fashion-in the lives of her friends and family. Starring Anya Taylor-Joy, who recently appeared in the most popular TV drama miniseries in 2020 – The Queen’s Gambit.

Where to watch: YouTube, Google Play, Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

44. Casablanca (1942)

For the old-school romantics

Others have tried, but no movie couple is as iconic as Ilsa and Rick (Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart) are in this epic wartime romance about two old flames who cross paths after years of no contact. Watched this movie recently and fell in love with it forever. My high advice to stream Casablanca. You know, it’s always about “as time goes by”…

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

45. Call Me By Your Name (2017)

For those who love summer vacations under the Italian sun

It’s the summer of 1983 and 17-year-old Elio Perlman is spending the days with his family at their villa in Lombardy, Italy. He soon meets Oliver, a handsome doctoral student who’s working as an intern for Elio’s father. Amid the sun-drenched splendor of their surroundings, Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

46. (500) Days of Summer (2009)

For those who are truly in love, right now

Tom revisits the approximate one year he shared with Summer, the girl he thought he could spend the rest of his life with. She, on the other hand, does not believe in relationships or boyfriends.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

47. It’s Complicated (2009)

For those who adore Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin

One of my favorite romantic comedies. I can watch it non-stop, seriously! The movie is about Jane, a divorcee, who runs into her ex-husband at their son’s graduation ceremony. Since they are divorced and he has re-married, problems evolve when they start falling in love all over again.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

48. The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

For the ones who’d rather eat sweets

Forget love. All you need is… sugar. Snag yourself a heart-shaped box of something decadent and check into Wes Anderson’s hotel, where Zero’s favorite baker Agatha churns out triple-decker confection towers known in the fictional Republic of Zubrowka as Courtesan au Chocolat. Perfect starring team of actors: Ralph Fiennes, Adrien Brody, Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan, Tilda Swinton, Willem Dafoe, Edward Norton, Jeff Goldblum, Jude Law, Jason Schwartzman, Owen Wilson… if those names are quite familiar for you, that’s another reason to stream the movie, not to mention a really cool plot.

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon, HBO (might be not available for all countries)

49. How to Be Single (2016)

For those who want to know how to be single

It’s not Valentine’s Day. It’s Singles Awareness Day. We got you. And so, does Cameron Crowe, who wrote and directed this relatable comedy about a merry band of misfits and mismatches just trying to find their soulmates.

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

50. The English Patient (1996)

For those who want to feel love deeply

This adaptation of Michael Ondaatje’s novel stars Ralph Fiennes and Kristin Scott Thomas as two hapless lovers in Northern Africa during World War II. It received 12 nominations at the 69th Academy Awards in 1997 and won nine awards including Best Picture.

Where to watch: Play Google, Amazon, Hulu

51. Sex and the City (TV series + 2 movies)

For those who quote Sex and the City every day

Carrie, Miranda, Samantha and Charlotte are four smart and dynamic New York-based women, who despite their differences and ever-changing sex lives stick together through the ups and downs. Attention! New series are announced to appear soon on HBO (unfortunately without Samantha, played by Kim Cattrall).

Where to watch: HBO (all TV series), Netflix (2 movies, might be not available for all countries)

52. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)

For those who want to lose a partner in 10 days, heh

Benjamin is challenged by his co-workers to make a woman fall in love with him. On the other hand, Andie has to write an article on how to lose a man in 10 days. So, they start dating. How will this all end?

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon, Netflix (2 movies, might be not available for all countries)

53. Prime (2005)

For those who date someone younger

Rafi is a 37-year-old divorced businesswoman falling for David, a 23-year-old Jewish artist. With the help of her therapist, Dr. Lisa Metzger, Rafi tries to overcome her insecurities and accept the age difference between her and David. But when Lisa learns more about her client’s new love, she realizes that David is her son.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

54. Sweet Home Alabama (2002)

For those who love movies with Reese Witherspoon

Melanie is engaged to the most eligible bachelor in the city. However, secrets from her past continue to haunt her, including Jake, the man she married in high school who refuses to divorce her.

Where to watch: Amazon, 123movies

55. The Rebound (2009)

Anyone looking for a handsome babysitter?

Sandy leaves her cheating husband and moves to the suburbs where she befriends Aram whose own marriage is barely real. She hires him as a nanny and they start dating.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

56. Two Weeks Notice (2002)

For the “it’s complicated” crowd

Lucy, a lawyer, works for the handsome and rich George Wade. However, she grows tired and decides to quit as he treats her like a nanny instead of using her professional skills. Fans of Hugh Grant, here you go.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

57. Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

For the “love is just a cruel game” players

Miles Massey, a high-profile divorce lawyer, finds himself attracted to his client’s soon-to-be ex-wife Marilyn. The situation changes when Marilyn vows revenge against Miles and her husband.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

58. Original Sin (2001)

For those who miss passion

A woman, named Julia (Angelina Jolie) with her lover, plans to marry a rich businessman, Luis (Antonio Banderas), and steal all his money. Things begin to go downhill when she falls in love with him.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

59. Blue is the Warmest Color (La vie d’Adèle, 2013)

When it’s complicated

When 15-year-old Adèle meets the blue-haired Emma, it sparks something within her. Audiences of all ages will be mesmerized by this complicated and passionate French love story that evolves over the course of ten years.

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

60. The Way We Were (1973)

“Your girl is lovely, Hubbell”

Katie is a young propagandist convinced of her political views. At the beginning of the movie, she supports communism and banning the atomic bomb. Hubbell is a young American from a wealthy family who has enlisted in the Navy. He is a promising writer, confident in his success. The two fall in love, live together, have a child and then they separate, having acknowledged their psychological incompatibility. Recently watched the movie, quite intense regarding the complicity of the relationship. However, it was a great experience, I loved the play of actors and the whole story like what sometimes happen in a real life.

Where to watch: Amazon, YouTube

61. The Perfect Date (2019)

For those who enjoy teenage love stories

A high school student creates an app to offer his services as a fake date to make money for college. When he develops feelings for someone, his plan gets complicated. Quite new, about teenagers, but it’s always nice to go back how it was when we were studying (or some of us still at school?) or how young love stories have changed in 21st century.

Where to watch: Netflix

62. The Kissing Booth 1-3

[the 3d part is coming summer 2021]

For “back to school love stories”

All three movies follow Elle, a quirky, late blooming teenager whose budding romance with high school senior and bad boy Noah puts her lifelong friendship with Noah’s younger brother Lee in jeopardy. Soon, everything goes well, Elle and Noah become a couple. However, a new tense appears when Elle start to dance for the competition with a new student at her school, Marco. Are you team Marco or Noah?

Where to watch: Netflix

63. Always Be My Maybe (2019)

For those who still remember their old love

Childhood sweethearts have a falling out and don’t speak for 15 years, only reconnecting as adults when Sasha runs into Marcus in San Francisco. Although the old sparks are still there, the couple live in different worlds. And why you should definitely stream the movie? Just to see how Keanu Reeves plays an aggro-hipster version of himself. These hilarious moments you won’t forget.

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

64. Bridget Jones’s Diary 1-3

For writers of their own love diaries

We love cursing, boozing and laugh-out-loud funny Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) just as she is in this irresistible comedy that spawned two sequels. If there’s one thing that’s still up for debate: are you team Darcy or team Cleaver?

Where to watch: Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Amazon, HBO (might be not available for all countries), Starz, Xfinity 

65. Roman Holiday (1953)

For those who love Audrey Hepburn

Touring European princess Ann takes off for a night while in Rome. When a sedative she took from her doctor kicks in, however, she falls asleep on a park bench and is found by an American reporter, Joe Bradley. At work the next morning, Joe finds out Ann’s regal identity and bets his editor he can get exclusive interview with her, but romance soon gets in the way.

Where to watch: YouTube, Amazon, Google Play

66. In the Mood for Love (2000)

For those who search for a beautiful sexual tension

Set in 1960s Hong Kong, this beautifully-shot film tells the story of two neighbors (played by Tony Leung and Maggie Cheung) whose spouses are having an affair. As they confront this betrayal, the two begin to spend more time together and eventually develop feelings for each other.

Where to watch: Kanopy, Amazon, 123movies

67. Dirty Dancing (1987)

What can I say? For “dirty” dancers with passion and love

When Frances ‘Baby’ Houseman (Jennifer Gray) spends the summer at a Catskills resort with her family, she falls in love with the camp’s bad boy dance instructor, Johnny Castle (Patrick Swayze). It’s a classic among classic stories, which you’ll watch again and again.

Where to watch: Kanopy, Amazon, 123movies

68. Fifty Shades of Grey 1-3

For the sex addicted

I know these movies might not be here. However, I thought that a bit of “crazy” passion and sex addiction is needed for this romantic list (no criticism, we all have different needs). Especially, taking under consideration that all 3 movies were streamed in the cinemas right on the St. Valentine’s Day. Let’s be fair, I didn’t include here the 365 Days, no way for this movie to be mentioned in my lists.

For those who didn’t watch yet, the plot is about a college senior Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson), who steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) for their campus paper. Christian finds himself strangely drawn to Ana, and she to him. Hear begins the story of them being together. However, Ana learns that Christian’s true sexual proclivities push the boundaries of pain and pleasure.

Where to watch: YouTube, Google Play, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

69. Wall-e (2008)

For those who still have faith in humanity, love, friendship and that everything will be fine

The overall ninth feature film produced by the company, Wall-e follows a solitary robot on a future, uninhabitable, deserted Earth, left to clean up garbage. However, he is visited by a probe sent by the starship Axiom, a robot called EVE, with whom he falls in love and pursues across the galaxy.

What’s really interesting, this movie criticizes consumerism, corporatocracy, nostalgia, waste management, human environmental impact and concerns, obesity, and global catastrophic risk. It shows what can happen with our planet if we won’t take care of it. Wall-e won the 2008 Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film, the 2009 Hugo Award for Best Long Form Dramatic Presentation, the final Nebula Award for Best Script, the Saturn Award for Best Animated Film and the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature with five nominations. Additionally, the film topped Time’s list of the “Best Movies of the Decade”. And it’s true. It may even be the best what we have seen so far.

Where to watch: YouTube, Google Play, Netflix (might be not available for all countries)

70. Titanic (1997)

For those whose hearts will go on

Last but not least, definitely not least. I think we all saw this movie, but we still want to stream it again and again. The plot is about seventeen-year-old Rose (Kate Winslet), who hails from an aristocratic family and is set to be married. When she boards the Titanic, she meets Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio), an artist, and falls in love with him. However, if we could wish for a happy end, we know what happens during the catastrophic voyage of the luxury liner Titanic. Still, hearts will go on forever, yes?

Where to watch: Amazon, Netflix (might be not available for all countries), Hulu


Comment if you have questions, want to discuss something or have more movies to advise watching.

meunierka

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