With Valentine’s Day slowly approaching, a great way to prepare for the day of love is to binge-watch romantic comedies. Here are a couple of our favorites that will definitely get your heart to skip a beat.
13 going on 30 -Jenna, a girl who’s sick of the social strictures of junior high is transformed into a grownup overnight. Jenna wants a boyfriend, and when she’s cant find one, she dreams about being a adult. Then suddenly, her secret desire becomes a reality, and she’s transformed into a 30-year-old. But being a adult has its own set of female challenges-it’s not as easy as it looks.
Twilight –High school student Bella Swan doesn’t expect life to change much when she moves from Arizona to Washington state. Then she meets Edward Cullen, a mysterious teen whose eyes catch her attention. Edward is a vampire whose family does not drink blood, and Bella is not frightened by them. Bella enters into a dangerous romance with her immortal soulmate.
Can’t Buy Me Love –Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from a parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother’s designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she acts like they’re a couple for an entire month. As the days go by, Cindy grows fond of Ronald. But when Ronald’s best friend gets left behind, he realizes that popularity isn’t everything.
10 Things I Hate About You –Kat is beautiful and smart, yet she doesn’t really like most of her fellow teens, which leaves her without much male attention. Unfortunately for her younger sister Bianca, house rules say that she can’t date until her sister Kat has a boyfriend. Soon Kat meets with handsome new arrival Patrick. Will Kat let her guard down enough to fall for the effortlessly charming Patrick?
Beauty and the Briefcase – A fashion journalist Lane Daniels lands a big job at Cosmopolitan Magazine to go undercover to find her “magic man” in the business world. She learns that there is no such thing as a “magic man”. She goes through struggles with contemplating between her career and the love of her life.
While You Were Sleeping –Lonely transit worker Lucy saves her longtime crush Peter from an oncoming train. At the hospital, doctors report that he’s in a coma, and a misunderstanding comment from Lucy causes Peter’s family to think that she is his fiancée. But when Lucy doesn’t say anything to them, they accept her and take her home as one of their own . Through all of this Lucy finds herself slowly falling in love with Peter’s sheepish brother, Jack.
The Prince and Me –Paige is a focused pre med student who becomes captivated by Eddie, who is a a wealthy Danish student. Paige falls for him, only then she discovers that his father and mother are the king and queen of Denmark. As Eddie adjusts to the American life, and Paige gets used to him being a future king, both of them have to decide if their romance is something that can last.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding –Everyone in the Portokalos family worries about Toula. She’s still unmarried at 30 years old and works at a Greek restaurant owned by her parents. After taking a job at her aunt’s travel agency, she falls in love with Ian Miller; a teacher who is tall and definitely not Greek. Toula isn’t sure which will be more alarming to her father, that Ian is a foreigner or that he’s a vegetarian.
How To Lose a Guy in 10 Days – Andie Anderson tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new magazine piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor Lana loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man she can use for the experiment. Ben, who is so confident in his romance and thinks he can make any woman fall in love with him in 10 days, steps up for the challenge. However, when Andie and Ben meet, their plans backfire.
The Fault In Our Stars – A 16-year-old cancer patient named Hazel meets and falls in love with Gus, a teen from her cancer support group. Hazel feels that Gus really understands her and that they can connect. They both have a love for books, especially Grace’s touchstone, “An Imperial Affliction” by Peter Van Houten. When Gus scores an invitation to meet the reclusive author, he and Hazel enter on the adventure of their brief lives.