Top 7 Romantic Comedy Films Streaming On Netflix You Haven’t Yet Seen
Struggling on what to do on your next date night out? How about staying in for your date? If there’s nothing in the cinema anyway then, we have a better idea. Turn on your Internet TV and start streaming a romantic comedy flick from the not-so-distant past on Netflix.
Here are our top 7 picks of romantic comedy films to make you laugh and fall in love with your Netflix date:
1. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
A period film set in the 16th century, the story tells of a struggling playwright, Will Shakespeare, who falls in love with Viola, a woman who disguised herself as a man to land an acting role in Will’s play. Gwyneth Paltrow’s character in the film won her an Oscar. The film also stars Joseph Fiennes as Shakespeare.
2. I Give It a Year (2013)
The film is about the whirlwind romance of Nat and Josh who, after just 7 months of dating, decided to wed. The couple goes through the funny upsides and disappointing downsides typical of the first year of marriage. The movie stars Rose Byrne and Rafe Spall.
3. Love Actually (2003)
With Part 2 of this film now being shot, it’s a good time to revisit this star-studded film about romance along with both the happy and not-so-happy endings of love which, eventually leads, by all means, to the person every character was supposed to be with. The film stars Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, Laura Linney, Alan Rickman, and a host of other seasoned actors and actresses.
4. Clueless (2000)
“Searching for a boy in high school is as useless as searching for meaning in a Pauly Shore movie.” Yes, go all the way back to the film you loved back in high school. Reunite with Cher and watch Alicia Silverstone once again at her finest, most beautiful hour. “Whatever!”
5. 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
Want more out of your teenage years? Put this movie up and see Julia Stiles and the late Heath Ledger discover a genuine liking for each other and turn hate into love.
6. Down to you (2000)
A true love found in high school goes through years of challenges and struggles that eventually brings Al and Imogen back in each other’s arms. The film stars Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Julia Stiles.
7. While You Were Sleeping (1995)
This is the film that sent Sandra Bullock catapulting to superstardom. It tells of a funny encounter of a woman with her long-time crush, Peter, whom she rushes to the hospital after getting into an accident. Peter falls into a coma and everybody in his family assumes that Bullock’s character, Lucy, was his fiancée. Lucy later falls for Peter’s brother, Jack, played by Bill Pullman.
You don’t have to move mountains to obtain the romance you crave for on a Friday night. You only need to be moved by a good movie on Netflix.