Valentine’s Day. A day to either celebrate love in its rawest form with your special someone or stare stupidly at every happy couple you encounter. If you happen to have the couch all to yourself, these movies will definitely leave your heart satisfied… or maybe not.
1. “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”
“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before,” is an endearing film that has left viewers swooning over such pure romance. This Netflix Original offers a sweet perspective on teenage crushes and that’s why much light has been shone on it since its release last year. The chemistry of Lana Condor and Noah Centineo in this rom-com masterpiece is unforgettable, making this film perfect to get your heart fluttering on Valentine’s Day night.
2. “Crazy Rich Asians”
“Crazy Rich Asians” is a love-at-first-sight kind of film. The genius behind this production allows viewers to follow Rachel Chu in her own fairytale-like story of “a modern-day Cinderella.” We get a taste of a lighthearted love story tied into strict Asian culture. This film will bring you a roller coaster of emotions but, in the end, will leave you content.
This well-known tragic love story will surely bring tears to your eyes. “Titanic” is a classic romance film filled with heartwarming love and laughter. Some people even describe it as “a perilous journey with a breathtaking finish.” If you’re looking for a good sob to a beautiful love story, then I definitely recommend that you watch this movie.
4. “The Notebook”
Prepare a lot of tissues everyone, because this film is definitely a tearjerker. This romantic classic has paved its way into the hearts of many. “The Notebook” shares the story of a poor country boy and a rich country girl who share a love so strong, yet so complicated. The two main roles, played by Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams, brought a whirlwind of passion and romance to this extraordinary love story, and it is, without a doubt, worth every minute of your time.
5. “La La Land”
Ryan Gosling makes yet another appearance in this sentimental romance drama with fellow co-star Emma Stone. “La La Land” is an utterly funny and sincere film of two adults facing a yawning gulf between love and aspiration. This award-winning romantic musical will leave a wide smile on your face.
6. “The Fault in Our Stars”
Just like the book, John Green’s masterpiece, “The Fault in Our Stars,” was expertly made to cause uncontrollable streams of tears. The perfect and overpowering love of Hazel and Augustus allow them to stay strong through their tribulations. The story of these two extraordinary teenagers will undoubtedly bring you different waves of emotions.
7. “10 Things I Hate About You”
“I hate it when you’re not around, and the fact that you didn’t call. But mostly I hate the way I don’t hate you. Not even close, not even a little bit, not even at all.” – Kat (Julia Stiles) “10 Things I Hate About You” is a refreshing teenage rom-com that will put you in a good mood on a Valentine’s Day night.