Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s that time of year when couples start to get all lovey dovey with each other.
Before the big day, why don’t you get in the spirit of the Valentine’s by snuggling up on the sofa with one of these great romantic films, as chosen by our experts?
How To Lose A Guy In Ten Days
Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive and ladies’ man who, to win a big campaign, bets that he can make a woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Andie Anderson covers the “How To” beat for “Composure” magazine and is assigned to write an article on “How to Lose a Guy in 10 days.”
Crazy Stupid Love
A middle-aged husband’s (Steve Carell) life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob (Ryan Gosling), learning to pick up girls at bars. This entertaining love story is full of twists and turns that will have you hooked.
Another Ryan Gosling number, this time set in 1940s South Carolina as mill worker Noah Calhoun (Ryan Gosling) and rich girl Allie (Rachel McAdams) find themselves desperately in love. But her parents don’t approve, and the relationship eventually peters out when he goes to war, before dramatically returning to rekindle things years later.
A lonely doctor (Sandra Bullock), who once lived in a beautiful lakeside home, falls in love via letters with its latest resident, a frustrated architect (Keanu Reeves). When they discover that they are living two years apart, the pair must unravel the mystery behind their incredible romance.
Bridgit Jones Diary
At the start of the New Year, 32-year-old Bridget (Renée Zellweger) decides it’s time to take control of her life – and start keeping a diary. Now, the most provocative and hysterical book on her bedside table is the one she’s writing. With a taste for adventure, and an opinion on every subject – from exercise to men to food to sex and everything in between – she’s turning the page on a whole new life.
Once you’ve picked the right film for you, it’s time to break out the popcorn and snuggle up together on the sofa for a romantic Valentine’s evening.