Love is in togetherness, it is in companionship and friendship. Couples are symbolic of love since lovers have been universally understood to be in pairs. Valentine’s Day brings in the season of love, passion, intimacy, affection and closeness. The perfect way to spend Valentine’s Day (apart from snuggling in their arms!) is by watching a romantic movie together. Movies are an extension of our imagination and help to create the aura of romance once again. They help in expressing your emotions and feelings with unspoken words. They portray the essential mix of fiction with reality with ample doses of humor, drama, action and eye candy! A candle light dinner, soft music, dim lights and a romantic movie make the celebrations all the more special and fun-filled.
You can cry without feeling guilty on an emotional scene and laugh out loud with your partner on rib-tickling comedy. One popular genre that is probably liked by one and all is that of romantic comedies. Some of the best romantic comedies are not surprisingly a popular choice when it comes to pick a movie to watch with your beloved. Given here are top 10 popular romantic movies to be watched with your partner for Valentine’s Day. Select a movie bearing in mind the taste of your sweetheart. Choose one that can move, touch and create a feeling of oneness between you and your beloved. Boost up your romantic moments and live in the romantic spirit this Valentine’s Day. Choose your favorite and watch it with your loved one.
The Wedding Planner
Released in 2001, this romantic movie stars Jennifer Lopez and Matthew McConaughey in the lead roles. The Wedding Planner is a light comedy that you can watch snuggling with your beloved on a romantic evening. It is different from the usual love stories that bring tears tricking down your eyes. The comic angle of the movie keeps it fun throughout and also keeps the viewer spell bound while the magic of love unfolds.
What Women Want
What better to spend Valentine’s Day than sit back with you beloved at home and enjoy some really romantic movies? Revive the feeling of romance in your relationship and feel lost in each other. In case you are wondering which movie to watch – ‘What Women Want is a good option. Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt star in this romantic movie, which is a lighthearted comedy that was released in 2000.
When Harry Met Sally
When Harry Met Sally is one of the romantic comedies that never fail to tickle your funny bone and it is one movie that you won’t get bored off even if you watch it 50 times! Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal starred in the lead roles of Sally Albright and Harry Burns respectively.
You’ve Got Mail
‘You’ve Got Mail’ is a sweet romantic comedy that reunites “Sleepless in Seattle” stars Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks. It is a beautiful movie that dwells on the subject of virtual dating. It is an ideal romantic movie especially for those who have found their love through the Internet.
Ghost is one the most romantic movies ever made. It was released in 1990 and starred Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore. The script for the movie has been penned by Bruce Joel Rubin and it has been directed by Jerry Zucker. The film gained immense popularity and was nominated for a number of Academy Awards.
Kate and Leopold
“Kate and Leopold” is a cute romantic movie that stars Meg Ryan and Hugh Jackman in the title roles respectively. The film is directed by James Mangold. The movie narrates the story of a Duke, who time travels to an advanced age and falls in love with a woman, who is ambitious and career-oriented.
Released in 2005, Hitch is a light romantic comedy that stars Will Smith, Kevin James and Eva Mendes in the lead roles. It has been directed by Andy Tennant and written by Kevin Bisch. The film was released on February 11, 2005 by Columbia Pictures. The movie is a good time pass for an evening together with your beloved.
The romantic movie that had women scream out for true love, Pretty Woman went on to become one of the biggest Hollywood blockbusters and one of the favorite movie of all movie lovers. Starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere in lead roles, Pretty Woman went on to receive accolades from the critics and an Academy Award nomination for Julia Roberts, who did receive a Golden Globe Award for her performance in the heartwarming tale of two lovers.
A classic movie, the story of the unsinkable ship Titanic, still manages to induce passion into the viewers. This romantic movie is a favorite among movie goers, lovers, and critics and just about everyone. Enjoyed by one and all, this movie was remade in the year 1997 by James Cameron, who is the director, writer and the co-producer of the film. It starred Kate Winslet and Leonardo Di Caprio in the lead roles and swept all the awards at major award functions.
Romeo and Juliet
What can possibly be said about one of the best remakes of one the most famous tragedies penned by the great William Shakespeare? Romeo and Juliet triumphs as a romantic classic brilliantly made, with amazing performances by the entire star cast. The movie was released in 1996 and had Claire Danes and Leonardo Di Caprio in the lead roles.