Need A Reason To Fall In Love ? 23 Best Romantic Movies On Netflix India

By Sonam Satija

Updated - Dec. 18, 2018 15 min read

You have the entirety of Netflix at your disposal, including even a pared down list of films you’ve already noted to watch at a future date. And while there are some glaring omissions in their selection of good movies, there’s still plenty to peruse. But then there’s the choosing.Netflix is undoubtedly one of the best film services out there. It's time to binge watch these romantic movies on Netflix India, we've curated a list of Hollywood movies which include romantic comedies, platonic romance & so much more. Netflix India feels more like Netflix Love after watching all of these movies.


*Disclaimer: The movies listed in the blog are available on Netflix on a temporary basis.


1. 10 Things I Hate About You

Director:  Gil Junger

Stars: Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, Joseph Gordon-Levitt 


10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American teenager light-hearted comedy-drama movie directed by Gil Junger. A movie like this doesn't precisely hit you over the head with its creativity and can only be as good as the performing artists. They should persuade you that you've never seen anything like this before. For this situation each and every individual from the cast is good to the point that they sell you on the movie from minute one. The film is enlivened of William Shakespeare's play The Taming of the Shrew in an American secondary school scenario. This movie revolves around a young girl who can’t leave for a date until her ill-tempered elder sister does. You just cannot miss out on this one when it comes to watching the best teen movies on Netflix. 


IMDb Rating: 7.3/10


2. Revolutionary Road

Director:  Sam Mendes

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Christopher Fitzgerald 


"Revolutionary Road" exhibits the American Dream mixed by a nightmare making it ones of the best romance movies on Netflix. The movie is a sensation revolved around a hopeless wedding couple living in the 1950's country regions. They fight overseeing and managing their lives, how things have turned out, and what ought to be done next. Instead of just simply being captivating, it accomplishes what very few movies nowadays do. It needs to be a learning exercise. The film itself is so wonderful, so alive, yet at the same time, so dark to what the film is about. The cinematography is stunning, and in addition the ensembles and the entire set plans. The music, the original score, was so unsettling, splendidly adjusted to what every scene brought.


IMDb Rating: 7.3/10


3. Notting Hill

Director: Roger Michell

Stars:  Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Richard McCabe


In the wake of perusing the rundown, 'Notting Hill' sounds like simply one more exaggerated Julia Roberts romantic comedy. Luckily, that isn’t the case. 'Notting Hill' is fun, sweet, canny and well, simply said, exceptionally engaging. Each one of the performers share a warm chemistry that just continues including to its quality. The friendship and relationship between the characters is appeared in an extremely delicate manner. It might be an oddity to state that a film can shimmer gradually, yet that is the only way you can portray this enchanting romantic comedy. Your romantic comedies binge-watch checklist is incomplete without this movie!


IMDb Rating: 7.1/10


4. Silver Lining Playbook

Director: David O. Russell

Stars: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro 


While most romantic comedies typically contain awful acting, sappiness, and a lot of unsurprising minutes; Silver Linings Playbook is totally different. There might be a little sum sappiness in this movie yet there will undoubtedly be some in any romantic circumstances. In general, however, the majority of the sap in Silver Linings Playbook can be disregarded because of the way that the film is totally unique, extremely funny, and contains extraordinary acting from the two lead parts, Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence. Silver Linings Playbook is brimming with innovativeness, creativity and minimal on sentiment platitudes. It is a standout amongst other comedies to be made inside the most recent few years - it definitely makes to the list of feel good movies as well.


IMDb Rating: 7.7/10


5. Carol

Director: Todd Haynes

Stars: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson 


Todd Haynes' opiate and scrumptious film Carol is enamoured with this sort of detail: the story of an illegal relationship that makes no expression of remorse for continually presenting stunningly watched particulars from the mid-1950s. Carol is a beautiful, gently ground-breaking, and may be the saddest thing you'll ever watch. More than hugely refined film, it's a stunning work of American art, undulating with a very specific mid-century despairing, understanding affection as the riskiest yet most important bet anybody could experience. A film based on a novel expounded gay love in 1952, at a time when it was outlawed and shamed, Carol goes far beyond that. For the love that Therese (Mara) and Carol (Blanchett) share happens as normally as two individuals looking over from a room getting pulled in to each other and acting up on it. Missing out on Carol when making a binge-watch list of best romantic movies on netfix india is definitely a crime.


IMDb Rating: 7.2/10


6. The Notebook

Director: Nick Cassavetes

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Rachael McAdams, Gena Rowlands, James Garner


Tender with feeling and lush with beauty, it's a romantic tale that totally spins confidently among the age and youth. It’s a consistent, and exemplary love story that makes you feel as though you are there watching it, as if you are one of those characters, which has the impact of the story substantially more real. There truly are no words to describe how it makes you feel. It's only one of those feel good movies that you will consider 30 years subsequent to watching it, and still get that same inclination in your heart and you'll realize that it touched you in one way or the other. If in case you haven't seen it, you truly are missing out on one of the works or art. It's far ahead from those sad movies which ruin the endings for you, we promise that your heart will be full of love after watching this beautiful movie.


IMDb Rating: 7.9/10


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7. Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

Director: Michel Gondry

Stars: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson 


It's one thing to get that man right out of your hair, and another to erase him from your mind. "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" focuses on a scientific technique that can wipe out entire fields of memory. It is a romantic tale composed by Charlie Kaufman typically in a turnaround that movie has bagged a place in everybody’s heart. It is a complex story that demands your uttermost attention towards it. The engrossing romantic drama alongside Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet is the perfect pairing of the screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and great French director Michel Gondry. It's one of those good romance movies which are moulded around a scientific twist to intrigue everybody's attention.


IMDb Rating: 8.3/10


8. Blue Valentine 

Director: Derek Cianfrance

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Michelle Williams, John Doman


Here is a film that watches pretty well itself and also considered as one of the best Hollywood and romantic movies on Netflix. Derek Cianfrance, the film's writer and director, observes with great precision the birth and decay of a relationship. Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams play a couple whose marriage is coming apart at the layers. Blue Valentine can hardly be a date movie, but this movie is much useful to your relationships than watching Sleepless In Seattle a thousand times. The movie is all about a raw but beautiful picture of love uniting and dividing: tender, real and heartfelt.


IMDb Rating:  7.4/10


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9. The Kissing Booth 

Director: Vince Marcello

Stars: Megan du Plessis, Lincoln Pearson, Caitlyn de Abrue 


If you're looking for a perfect combination of the best high school movie and best teen movie then this is the best choice for you. This must watch one of the good romance movies on Netflix that came out in 2018. Girls drooling over Noah, the main character of the teen love story made a benchmark when to comes to romantic movies. The movie was not released on theatre. Instead, Netflix India streamed it on little Mayfair in the month of May, and it quickly became a sensation. So get ready to swoon and watch  “The Kissing Booth,” multiple times because this love story will take you back to good old days of your high school. 


IMDb Rating: 6.2/10


10 .To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Director: Susan Johnson

Stars: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish


If you've spent the past week on Instagram scrolling through all 82 pictures of Peter Kavinsky's, then you must know all about the movie which is one of the best movies on Netflix. This new teen romantic comedy is enchanting. The kids of the world have already established this movie to be wholesome of pure and soft moments. The storyline of this movie is a bit complex, having a high-concept premise, but it is one of the oldest stories to be seen out there- the fake dating story. The story-line will definitely leave you awe-struck and we have no doubt that it's one of the best romantic movies on Netflix India.


IMDb Rating:  7.4/10


11. Irreplaceable You 

Director: Stephanie Laing

Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michiel Huisman, Steve Coogan 


When Abbie is diagnosed with cancer, she embarks on a humorous mission to find a new love for Sam, her fiancé and best friend since childhood. A heartfelt and emotional romantic drama of trying to replace yourself with someone else because you know you aren't going to be there in the future. But will the anxiousness of setting the future in stone affect the present?


IMDb Rating: 6.3/10


12. Blue Jay

Director: Alex Lehmann

Stars: Mark Duplass, Sarah Paulson, Clu Gulager 


Blue Jay is an amiable black-and-white film about ex-lovers who meet by chance two decades after breaking up which has emotional electricity zapping through it. Nostalgia gives way to drama, and melodramatic fact to soapy histrionics, and “Blue Jay” wavers on a fixed exposé about mistakes made and lessons learned too late. Having said that, this movie surely is a must watch and gets easily counted as one of the best romantic movies on Netflix India. It's one of those drama movies you can't resist yourself from watching!


IMDb Rating:  7.3/10


13. Before Midnight

Director: Richard Linklater

Stars: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick


One of the most overrated good movies to watch on Netflix. Before Midnight is part of a trilogy which documentary series for love-stricken cinephiles, returning to the story of Jesse played by Hawke and Celine played by Delpy every nine years.  "Before Midnight" is economical from the very start. It was released to a smattering of five-star reviews for its romanticized third chapter that served as the climax for the previous two.


IMDb Rating:  7.3/10


14. Alex Strangelove

Director:  Craig Johnson

Stars:  Michael Abela, Daniel Doheny, Brendan Archer


That's one strange name for a strange story. A witty and romantic movie that you have to see for yourself because he loves his girlfriend and she's also eager to devirginize him. BUT, (drum rolls for the plot twist please) he can't stop thinking about the boy he just met! (You sure were not expecting that!)


IMDb Rating:  6.4/10


15. Catching Feelings

Director: Kagiso Lediga

Stars:  Kagiso Lediga, Pearl Thusi, Andrew Buckland catch-feelings-best-romantic-movies-on-netflix-india_image

Looking for emotional, irrelevant and romantic? This is one of the Netflix original movies is a perfect option for your next date night movies. Amid growing tensions in their marriage, new love is found by both. But what does that really mean? Does that mean an end for them or a start of something real and interesting?


IMDb Rating: 5.2/10


16. To Each, Her Own

Director: Myriam Aziza

Stars: Sarah Stern, Jean-Christophe Folly, Julia Piaton


First of all that is one unique name! and secondly, this heartful, quirky and romantic movie is surely going to live up to be a great date night movies'. Just as Simone works up the courage to tell her conservative Jewish parents that she is a lesbian, she finds herself attracted to a male Senegalese chef. Things are sure going to get messier. 


IMDb Rating: 5/10


17. Happy Anniversary

Director: Jared Stern

Stars: Noël Wells, Ben Schwartz, Rahul Kohli 


A short, offbeat and sentimental movie - Happy Anniversary on Netflix Original movies is a great option to explore for your date night movies. When a quirky couple on their three year anniversary look back on their relationship and contemplate whether they should break up or not even though they believe they have found 'the one'. It sure puts a lot in perspective.


IMDb Rating: 5.7/10


18. When We First Met

Director: Ari Sandel

Stars: Adam Devine, Alexandra Daddario, Shelley Hennig 


The first night was perfect? ALMOST! A lovesick guy keeps traveling back to win over the girl of his dreams. How? A magical photo booth that sends him back in time. A sappy, quirky romantic comedy for a light and fun night to enjoy as a one time watch for your date night. The movie is a very recent 2018 release is quite a suspense in a comedy way. Would he finally win her over? You'll have to see!


IMDb Rating: 6.4/10


19. Us And Them

Director: Rene Liu

Stars: Boran Jing, Dongyu Zhou, Zhuangzhuang Tian


They chased their dreams and now they finally have everything they ever wanted, except each other. Would you care for you love even after you have everything or go after the one you love? This is some weird twisted form of 'Who would you rather' or instead, 'What would you rather choose?' An emotional tale of chance, bond, separation, reconnection which overall reflects the love they have for each other. This underrated movie makes for a great date night movie with your loved one. Us & Them's perfect reflection of love, drama, separation and trust makes it one of the best romance movies on Netflix India.


IMDb Rating: 5.3/10


20. Tramps

Director: Adam Leon

Stars: Callum Turner, Grace Van Patten, Michal Vondel


An offbeat romantic, also a crime and independent film are sure to make you fall in love with it. This Netflix original movie is one brilliant romantic set in some weird circumstances. They both need a fresh start, and they might just find it with each other, but only if they find a briefcase they just lost! And not just any briefcase, a deal assignment of briefcase swapping. What's in them and will they get out of it? This is definitely for your date nights if you love thrillers and action but also want it to be a little romantic at the very same time!


IMDb Rating: 6.5/10


21. Set It Up

Director: Claire Scanlon

Stars:  Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Lucy Liu 


A quicky romantic, witty at heart is a break away from the sappy office romances. This one of the Netflix original movies is a perfect set-up parent-trap kind of a movie you'll love to watch with your partner. The story is set in an office where 2 assistants bored out of their minds, try to trick their workaholic bosses into falling in love!

IMBD Rating: 6.6/10


22. 6 Balloons

Director: Marja-Lewis Ryan

Stars: Abbi Jacobson, Dave Franco, Charlotte Carel 


If you're into drama movies then this one is definitely a catch! - When you say you got this, then why do you still feel like you are drowning? Is everything really fine? AN understated independent drama, 6 balloons is a loyal sister's struggle to stay afloat while driving her heroin-addicted brother to a detox center, looking after his 2-year-old daughter and still keep a hand on the steering wheel of own life. 


IMDb Rating: 5.8/10


23. Our Souls At Night

Director: Ritesh Batra

Stars: Judy Greer, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford


Sometimes you just need help to get through the night, and sometimes you need a whole lot more, Relateable enough? This romantic drama which arises out of a necessity to get rid of your loneliness is a heartful romantic. The movie is definitely understated and this Netflix original movie will be just perfect to add to your collection of date night movies. 


IMDb Rating: 6.9/10


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