If you’re looking for the best romance movies on Netflix, you’ve come to the right place. Maybe you’re looking for a sweet and predictable story, some very steamy scenes, or a slightly off-balance but honestly still relatable love story. (Or maybe you just want to watch something on the mark for inspiration while you simultaneously scroll through dating apps for someone to play the love interest of your story.)
Look, we’re not here to judge your taste in streaming romantic comedies; we’re just here to help you decide what to watch next, so that an hour from now you can be deeply engrossed in one of the best romantic comedy movies on Netflix instead of keeping scrolling through titles and watching a dozen trailers.
We scoured Netflix for the best romance movies and settled on these 29 movies, among classics like She must have it to more recent romance movies like love at the villa. There are some familiar favorites and a few you may not have heard of before. And yes, there are a love story or two for the holidays, because how could we not? Obviously, this isn’t an exhaustive list of all the sappy movies on the platform, but we’re pretty confident that our picks for the best romance movies on Netflix won’t disappoint. You might laugh, you might cry, and you’ll probably pass out in front of some of the main characters.
So whether you’re gearing up for movie night with your friends, your partner, or yourself, grab your favorite snacks and put on your comfiest loungewear because it’s time for a marathon of the best rom-coms on Netflix (plus a few romantic dramas thrown in for good measure). If you’ve already gone through this (awesome!) list and are still looking for more romance to stream, check out our recommendations for the sexiest movies on Hulu and the cutest Christmas movies on Hulu.