10 Best Movies To Watch With Your Boyfriend

July 11, 2023   | March 22, 2024  | 

    Which girl wouldn’t love to spend some quality time with her boyfriend? Whether it be chilling at home or going on a fancy dinner date, we want to make each moment count with our beloved. With that being said, who’s up for a cute little movie date? Because, in this article, we present you with the best movies to watch with your boyfriend on movie night.

    These movies guarantee in bringing you guys closer. So, what are you waiting for? Read the full article and plan a magical movie marathon with your partner including these romantic yet fun movies today!

    1. Titanic

    • Release Date: 19th December 1997
    • Genre: Romance/Drama
    • Cast: Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates, Bill Paxton, Gloria Stuart
    • IMDb Rating: 7.9/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 88%

    Who here hasn’t heard about the great movie, Titanic? This 1997 film is the perfect mixture of romance and disaster. Written and directed by James Cameron, Titanic portrays the tragic love story between Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet). Over and above this, the movie was inspired by the real-life wreckage of the grand RMS Titanic that took place in 1912.

    Titanic was released in 1997 and is a hit to this date
    DiCaprio and Winslet as Jack and Rose

    Furthermore, the plot revolves around a 17-year-old daughter of an aristocrat falling in love with a poor boy aboard a great ship. Despite the deep bond the two love birds share, Rose is forced by her family to stay engaged to her rich fiance, Cal (Billy Zane).

    However, this doesn’t stop her from getting closer to her one true love. Hiding from the world, Rose and Jack meet each other in secret and fall head over heels for one another. They even plan on running off together after the ship docks. Sadly, the ship meets with a tragedy, leading to the death of Rose’s beloved, Jack.

    2. Notting Hill

    • Release Date: 28th May 1999
    • Genre: Romance/Comedy
    • Cast: Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant, Rhys Ilfans, Hugh Bonneville, Gina McKee, Emma Chambers
    • IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 84%

    This film directed by Roger Michell is one of the highest-grossing British movies of all time. It is a good ol’ romantic comedy between a simple bookstore owner from London and a famous American actress.

    To explain further, Thacker’s (Hugh Grant) life enters a romantic turmoil after he encounters the gorgeous Hollywood actress, Anna Scott (Julia Roberts). The uncomplicated owner of a small bookstore is left in awe after he comes across Scott.

    Moreover, their faithful encounter over spilled orange juice brings the two opposites closer together, leading to an affair. Throughout the film, the pair with vastly different lifestyles struggle to keep their love afloat.

    3. The Notebook

    • Release Date: 25th June 2004
    • Genre: Romance/Drama
    • Cast: Ryan Gosling, Rachel McAdams, James Garner, James Marsden, Joan Allen, Gena Rowlands
    • IMDb Rating: 7.8/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 54%

    The Notebook is another tear-jerking movie on this list. Just like Titanic, this movie sheds light on a sad love story between a rich girl and a poor boy working at the lumber mill. Furthermore, the movie is set in the 1940s, showing how Noah Calhoun (Ryan Gosling) pursues Allison “Allie” Hamilton (Rachel McAdams), and how they fall madly in love.

    The Notebook is a 2004 movie, perfect to be watched with your boyfriend
    The most iconic scene from “The Notebook”

    Unfortunately, Allie’s parents do not approve of their daughter being in love with a boy like Noah. Hence, they rip the couple apart. Eventually, as Noah sails off to fight in World War II, their love story meets an end.

    In between, Allie meets a soldier, Lon Hammond (James Marsden) and gets engaged. On the other hand, Noah returns back to South Carolina and settles down alone in the house he once dreamt of having with Allie. Furthermore, right around the time of her marriage, she reads about her old love in the newspaper. This, in turn, brings Allie back to Noah and they realize that all they ever needed was each other.

    4. Ps. I Love You

    • Release Date: 21st December 2007
    • Genre: Romance/Drama
    • Cast: Hilary Swank, Gerard Butler, Jeffery Dean, Lisa Kudrow
    • IMDb Rating: 7/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 25%

    This 2007 movie is based on a novel of the same name by Cecelia Ahern. It portrays the love Holly (Hilary Swank) and Gerry (Gerard Butler) share as a married couple. Although they fight from time to time, the husband-wife duo love each other more than anyone and anything in the world. Sadly, Gerry meets an untimely death due to a brain tumor, leaving Holly behind to struggle with the grief.

    Now, interestingly enough, he leaves a series of cassettes for his wife to receive after his demise. Starting with her 30th birthday, Holly receives the first-ever cassette along with a birthday cake. As time goes by, all of them are delivered to her.

    On each cassette, Gerry leaves a recording of himself speaking with Holly. Knowing how his death might affect her, he encourages her to move forward and enjoy her life on her own terms. Furthermore, he ends each message with the phrase, “Ps. I Love You” – hence, the title.

    5. UP

    • Release Date: 29th May 2009
    • Genre: Family/Adventure (Animated)
    • Cast: Ed Asner, Jordan Nagai, Elizabeth Docter, Dob Peterson
    • IMDb Rating: 8.3/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 98%

    UP is an animated Pixar movie released 14 years ago by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a sweet heart-touching film that begins with the love story of Carl Fredrickson and his wife, Ellie.

    Following their wedding, the husband and wife build the house of their dreams and continue to go on adventures like they always have. In the course of their marriage, they face a lot of ups and downs, yet they never leave each other’s side.

    The pair love exploring new places and always dreamt of living on top of the “Paradise Falls” mountain. Unfortunately, before they can fulfill this dream, Ellie passes away, leaving 78-year-old Carl behind.

    After her death, Carl mostly stays alone and does not like to mingle with other people. However, one day, he comes across Russel, the Wilderness Explorer. Together, they embark on a journey to fulfill the lifelong dream of his wife.

    6. La La Land

    • Release Date: 25th December 2016
    • Genre: Musical/Romance
    • Cast: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, J.K. Simmons, John Legend, Sonoya Mizuno, Jessica Rothe
    • IMDb Rating: 8/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 91%

    This musical film has been written and directed by Damien Chazelle. The dashing, Ryan Gosling has done a remarkable job in the film as Sebastian Wilder, a struggling jazz pianist. Along with him, Emma Stone plays the role of Mia Dolan, an up-and-coming actress. In the pursuit of writing their names in the stars, Sebastian and Mia meet and fall in love.

    La La Land is a musical romantic movie about a singer and a dancer
    Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in “La La Land”

    Moreover, as they move forward with their respective musical careers, their love for each other meets with a test. In other words, their lifelong dream of succeeding threatens to rip the pair apart.

    7. Me Before You

    • Release Date: 3rd June 2016
    • Genre: Romance/Drama
    • Cast: Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Matthew Lewis, Charles Dance
    • IMDb Rating: 7.4/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 54%

    Thea Sharrock made her directorial debut through this 2016 movie. It is an adaptation of the novel by Jojo Moyes. If you’ve already watched it, you’ll know that the film has the perfect balance of undying love and drama.

    Talking more about it, Emilia Clarke plays the role of the enthusiastic, Louisa “Lou” Clark. Lou comes from a lower-middle-class background. She jumps from one job to another to sustain her family. With that intention, she meets William Traynor (Sam Clafin), a rich banker who was left paralyzed in a deadly accident.

    Furthermore, he lost all the joys of life after the unfortunate incident. Nevertheless, Lou helps him get it back, and the two fall in love with each other. Slowly and steadily, she pours sunshine into his life and is able to change his whole outlook on life.

    8. Crazy Rich Asians

    • Release Date: 15th August 2018
    • Genre: Romance/Comedy Drama
    • Cast: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Ken Jeong
    • IMDb Rating: 6.9/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 91%

    Just like any other movie on this list, Crazy Rich Asians is filled with romance, comedy, and drama. It has been directed by Jon M. Chu, who took the inspiration for this film from the novel by Kevin Kwan. Furthermore, the movie tells a fun love story between Rachel Chu (Gemma Chan) and her wealthy boyfriend, Nick (Henry Golding).

    Moreover, the couple flies all the way to Singapore to make a present at Nick’s best friend’s wedding. Upon arrival, Rachel is surprised to see how filthy rich her partner actually is. Over and above this, he also is one of the most eligible bachelors in all of Singapore.

    Now, since Rachel comes from a not-so-rich background, Nick’s mother is skeptical of her son having a relationship with her. If this wasn’t enough, Rachel also has to deal with the jealous socialites and quirky relatives of her rich and handsome boyfriend.

    9. Five Feet Apart

    • Release Date: 15th March 2019
    • Genre: Romance/Drama
    • Cast: Cole Sprouse, Haley Lu Richardson, Moises Arias, Emily Baldoni
    • IMDb Rating: 7.2/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 53%

    This 2019 American film helps bring clarity to the phrase, “Love has no boundaries”. It brings the story of a pair who, if they ever come closer to one another, might die. However, in spite of the given risk, Stella (Haley Lu Richardson) and Will (Cole Sprouse) come together and fall hopelessly in love.

    the 2018 movie is best to be watched with a loved one
    “Five Feet Apart”, one of the most heartfelt movies to watch

    Talking about them, they both are patients at Saint Grace’s Hospital. Furthermore, both of them suffer from a disease called “cystic fibrosis” that confides them in routines, boundaries, and self-control. Keeping all the risks aside, Stella and Will meet and there’s an instant connection. Despite all the threats, they continue to spend time and can’t seem to get enough of one another. However, this comes with a price.

    10. Always Be My Maybe

    • Release Date: 29th May 2019
    • Genre: Romance/Comedy
    • Cast: Ali Wong, Randell Park, Keanu Reeves, Michelle Buteau
    • IMDb Rating: 6.8/10
    • Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 89%

    Always Be My Maybe is another movie on this list, packed with fun! Directed by Nahnatchka Khan and written by Ali Wong, Randall Park, and Michael Golamco, this film tries to complete the love story of two souls separated in childhood.

    Moreover, it tells the story between Sasha (Wong) and Marcus (Park) who have a fallout when they were young. After spending 15 years apart, they finally reunite in San Fransisco. So, do they get another chance at love? The old spark’s still there but the paint is challenged by their new and different lifestyles.