The best romantic comedies to watch on Netflix (now)

‘Maybe forever’, ‘It had to be you’, ‘With the right to touch’, ‘Without reservations’ … discover our selection and choose what you are going to see today.

Summer nights are perfect for sitting on a terrace, for a walk under the stars … but also for organizing a home cinema session. Today, with the wide variety of channels and streaming platforms we have access to a wide range of film titles for all tastes. Whether you are a lover of science fiction, horror, thrillers or romantic comedies, Netflix is the ideal place to find the perfect movie to enjoy from the armchair of your home.

On this occasion, we have prepared a small selection for you with the Romantic comedies more tempting that Netflix offers in its extensive catalog. Without reservation, It had to be you, With the right to touch, My first kiss and Maybe forever are some of the titles with which to spend a perfect movie night. Choose your ideal candidate, prepare the popcorn and hit play!

‘With the right to rub’

Sony Pictures Releasing France

Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis are the protagonists of With the right to rub, the film directed by Will Gluck. The plot follows Jamie and Dylan, two young people who have in common their successful professional careers and little luck in love. Both begin to go out together, but they know that their thing is only sex. The situation changes when both begin to feel something more and fear that their relationship is about to take another step.

‘How to lose a guy in 10 days’

United International Pictures (UIP)

Another of the comedies that you can see on the platform is How to lose a boy in 10 days. Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey take on the role of Andie Anderson and Benjamin Barry, the two protagonists of the film directed by Donald Petrie. Andie’s boss, a well-known journalist, asks her to write an article that reflects 10 ways to screw up a relationship until it ends. To document herself, she begins dating Benjamin, a successful publicist, without knowing that he has made the opposite bet, to get her to fall madly in love with him.

‘Definitely Maybe’

Definitely, perhaps it is the title of the romantic comedy directed by Adam Brooks, writer of titles like Bridget Jones: I will survive. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Abigail Breslin, Isla Fisher and Elizabeth Banks, the film introduces us to Will, a father who is about to get divorced. One day, your daughter asks you to tell her how she met her mother and what her love story was like. To make it more fun, Will comes up with the great idea of ​​telling his daughter details about other women – with fictional names – he has been dating, and so she can guess who her mother is. This trip to the past will make Will rethink his future.

‘My first kiss’

Netflix also offers you its original tape in its catalog My first kiss. Inspired by the novel by Beth Reekles, the film introduces us to Elle, a teenager who is about to face the biggest dilemma of her life. Elle (Joey King) must choose between being faithful to the pact she has signed with her best friend Lee (Joel Courtney), which states that she will never notice her older brother, or approaching the latter, discovering that he feels attracted to her.

‘Without obligation’

Ivan Reitman is the director of Without Compromise, the romantic comedy in which Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher share the scene. They both play a couple of friends, who overnight begin to sleep together. Little by little they begin to feel something more for each other, but they do not dare to confess it because they fear that it could harm their friendship.

‘Maybe forever’

Another of the original Netflix titles that you cannot miss if you are a fan of romantic comedy is Maybe forever. The story introduces us to Sasha (Ali Wong) and Marcus (Randall Park), two old childhood friends, who after more than 15 years without speaking meet again by chance. Despite leading totally different lives, she is a successful cook and he a musician who still lives in his parents’ house, that attraction that always existed between them begins to blossom again.

‘No reservations’

Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart are the protagonists of No reservations, the romantic comedy directed by Scott Hicks. In it, the actress gets into the shoes of Kate, a woman who lives by and for her job as a cook in a prestigious restaurant. But his life takes a 360º turn when he must be left in charge of his niece, after a terrible event. As if that were not enough, things in the restaurant also begin to falter with the arrival of a new chef, Nicolas. Although at first she refuses to work with him, as she gets to know him something begins to emerge between them.

‘The Holiday’

Nancy Meyers is the director of The Holiday, the romantic comedy starring Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet, Jude Law and Jack Black. The story presents Amanda and Iris, two women, with totally opposite lives, who decide to exchange their respective houses, one in California (United States) and the other in the United Kingdom. During their stay in them, they will know a new way of seeing things and perhaps, why not, that love that they have been looking for for so long.

‘It had to be You’

It had to be You is another of the romantic comedies that you can find in the extensive catalog of the platform. Starring Amy Adams and Matthew Goode, the film follows Anna, a woman tired of waiting for her partner to propose. When it reaches your ears that there is an Irish legend through which every February 29 the woman can be the one to ask the man for his hand. Determined to fulfill her dream, she travels to Dublin to meet her boyfriend. However, on the way he meets a mysterious man who will make him rethink his feelings.