14 Most Romantic Movies To Watch, While We Wait For Valentine’s Day

Don’t stress yourself anymore. If Valentine’s day arrival has you worried, divert your mind and relax! Fill your head with positive feelings and the best love scenes that Hollywood has given to us through the years. Gather your best friends and prepare for a 14-day marathon, with the best and most romantic movies! Sofa: check, Best Friends: check, Popcorns: check… hurry up!

The Notebook (2004)

We started with a contemporary, very popular film, this story goes back to 1940’s summer in Seabrook, South Carolina. Allie Hamilton is a girl from a wealthy family who is on vacation at Seabrook for the summer. At a carnival party, Allie meets Noah Calhoun, a young villager who works in the wood factory. Although Allie is not attracted to him at first, Noah convinces her to spend time together and get to know each other, that’s how he and Allie end up falling in love.

That’s how their love story begins, vibrant and energizing love, with its ups and downs, until Allie’s mom finds out about the romance and social class differences between the two youngsters.

 Me Before You (2016)

Louisa Clark is a 26-year-old girl, somewhat clumsy who has just lost her job, luck takes her to the Traynor’s house, where she is hired to take care of the son Will, who became a quadriplegic after an accident.

Louisa and Will get to know each other until they finally fall in love, Will’s family could not be happier, believing that with this new illusion Will would change his attitude towards his condition.

10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

Number 3 is a classic teen movie, 10 Things I hate about you tells the story of the Stratford sisters, Bianca is the popular sister who has never dated a boy, while her older sister Kat is somewhat unfriendly and with a bad temper. Bianca meets Cameron, a new boy at school who falls in love with her, but only has one impediment from Bianca’s father: she can only date a boy once her sister does it first. Cameron and his friend Michael devise a plan for a rich boy, Joey Donner, to hire a boy to date Kat. The chosen one is Patrick Verona, a gloomy young man with a mysterious past and a somewhat dubious reputation.

It is said that this film is based on the play The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare, and was responsible for the success of two previously unknown actors Julia Stiles and Heath Ledger

La la la land (2016)

The film tells the story of Mia, a waitress in a cafeteria who aspires to be a great actress and Sebastian, an unemployed jazz pianist with great ambitions. Their paths to achieve their dreams intersect and the same ambition to achieve their dreams again separates them. For music lovers, a perfect movie.

Love Actually (2003)

While the new British prime minister falls in love with a member of the official residence service staff, a writer discovers that his girlfriend is unfaithful to him with his own brother and leaves for France, where he meets his new assistant. While a happily married woman begins to suspect that her husband is unfaithful to her with his secretary, two stands-in porn actors have a very special relationship. While a newlywed needs the help of a friend of her husband, a widowed stepfather decides to help her 11-year-old stepson Sam to conquer the most popular girl in her school, Johanna. At the same time, an executive decides to take the first step with another coworker she has been in love with for a while, an old rocker prepares her final comeback in a very peculiar way and a young Briton decides to travel to the United States to meet the more women the better.

Lots of stories, lots of love, it’s all around Christmas!

Crazy & Stupid Love (2011)

Cal Weaver and Emily have been married for 25 years, but their marriage comes to an end when she confesses that she had sex with David Lindhagen, a co-worker. After accepting the divorce and leaving the house, Cal begins to frequent a bar, where he meets a man named Jacob Palmer, who will help him to stop being a failure and become a heartthrob. Following Jacob’s advice, Cal manages to date, nine women. While Cal is dedicated to conquering women, Jacob meets Hanna, a young university student, whom he falls in love with and they both begin a romantic relationship.

The Shape Of Water (2017)

Elisa Esposito is a young mute woman who communicates using sign language. She lives alone in an apartment above a movie theater and works as a cleaner in a secret government laboratory in Baltimore during the Cold War in the early 1960s.

The facility receives a full tank of water in which there is a creature that has been captured in a South American river. Curious, Elisa discovers that the creature is a humanoid amphibian. Start visiting it in secret and the two form a close bond.

Last Christmas (2019)

Katarina “Kate” a Yugoslavian refugee in England, works a job with no future as an elf in a Christmas store that sells ornaments all year. While at work, she notices a man outside, looking up, Tom. They start a friendly relationship and getting to know each other and hanging out together.

He helps her to struggle with her personal problems, but when she wants to get closer to him, she discovers he is not who she thinks.

The Vow (2012) 

Paige Collins and her husband Leo leave a movie theater. On his way home, at a stop sign, Paige unfastens his seat belt to bow down and kiss Leo. At that same moment, a truck hits his car from behind and Paige crashes through the windshield. Both are rushed to the emergency room, while Leo, in a voice-over talks about how “moments of impact help find who we are,” the film tells how Paige and Leo met. The scenes of how they were courted, proposed and married at the Art Institute of Chicago while sharing a kiss under the Cloud Gate, between weaving the scenes with the present in which Paige loses her 5 years of her memory and Leo struggles to make his wife fall in love with him again. (based on real events)

Long Shot (2019)

In 2019, the Secretary of State of the United States, Charlotte Field, learns from President Chambers that he does not plan to run for a second term. Seeing an opportunity, she convinces him to support her as a possible presidential candidate.

Meanwhile, New York City journalist Fred Flarsky learns that the newspaper he works for was bought by Parker Wembley, a wealthy media mogul whose ethics directly opposes Fred’s. Furious, he quits quickly but cannot find another job. Depressed, he turns to his most successful best friend, Lance, who takes him to a charity fundraising event that Charlotte will also attend. She and Fred recognize each other since she was their nanny and their secret love when they were teenagers.

The Holiday (2006)

Amanda Woods is an American woman with problems with men, and Iris, a Londoner with a stormy relationship for which she is suffering, since the man she loves committed to another. Amanda decides to go on vacation to forget her recent breakup, on a home exchange page she finds Iris’s offer, their respective residences and their belongings are exchanged for two weeks at Christmas to leave their city and try new environments. Both manage to find themselves again and regain their self-esteem, but fate has a new opportunity for them.

Lost in Translation (2003)

Bob is a movie star, who travels to Tokyo to shoot an advertisement for the Suntory whiskey brand and a series of Japanese commercials, interviews, and advertising. Charlotte is a young woman who stays in the same hotel with her husband who is traveling for work, he is a famous advertising photographer who works all day. Bob receives absurd and cold calls from his wife, after 20 years of marriage; while Charlotte waits for her husband all day, and then sees that he is not able to give her anything she expects.

One night, Charlotte sits next to Bob at the hotel bar they share, since that day they both start seeing each other to spend time together, having fun, talking, in a karaoke, attending Japanese parties or even visiting a hospital. Between them, a connection immediately arises: that of feeling lost in the middle of many people and not finding their place in that great city. Despite their differences, Bob and Charlotte feel united by loneliness, they both find in someone unknown, an unusual feeling of tenderness and understanding that their closest ones are unable to give them.

Love & Other Drugs (2010)

Maggie Murdock is a young, beautiful and independent woman who doesn’t let anything or anyone bind her in life. However, by chance of fate, during a visit to the doctor, he meets Jamie Randall whose incredible personal and physical charm means having a great success among women and within the field of pharmaceutical sales. Jamie is a sales representative of the pharmaceutical company that released a successful drug called Viagra in the late 1990s.

The Sun Is Also A Star (2019)

Natasha a Jamaican girl who lives in New York City with her parents Samuel and Patricia, in addition to her brother Peter, no of them were born in the United States and do to migratory legal issues they decided to leave the country voluntarily, they only have till tomorrow. But Natasha hasn’t given up yet, and she still tries to make one last shot with an immigration lawyer, and that’s when she met Daniel, who saves her of being crushed by a car.

He decides to walk with her and they became friends. He made a bet with her, that he only needed a day to make her fall in love with him.

Every Day (2018)

“A” is a traveling spirit that wakes up every day in the body of a different teenager, whether male or female. One day, “A” wakes up in the body of Justin, Rhiannon’s boyfriend. At school that day, Rhiannon approaches “A,” in Justin’s form, and she convinces them to skip school with her. As the day progresses, “A” discovers that she is falling in love with Rhiannon.

Rhiannon and “A” found the way to have a relationship following every day “A”‘s different form. Giving a meaning to “love a soul, not a gender”.

Love Rosie (2014)

Rosie and Alex have been best friends for almost as long as they can remember. As good friends they do everything together, including their plans to go to the United States to the University, but everything changes after a dance, which will define their lives and the paths that each one will take.

Always in touch, always together even if they are separated, life is responsible for bringing them back and giving them the happy ending they were destined since they met.



Cover image by Ylanite Koppens from Pixabay