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Disney’s New Cinderella is an Enchanting Retelling of a Classic Fairy Tale

This is a guest post by Emma Kliethermes. Disney’s live action remake of the beloved fairy tale Cinderella in all was not only a fitting tribute to the animated Disney classic, but also a more developed story that captivates the audience, both young and old.  Kenneth Branagh’s take on the well-known tale is charming and magical […]

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One from the Heart: Coppola’s Unique Musical Bomb Streaming Online

This is a guest post by Patricia Garza. On Netflix Instant Queue the other day, I watched a peculiar and interesting 80s movie I had often heard about but never seen. Coming off the success of both Godfather films and the critically successful gamble/hot mess of a production that was Apocalypse Now, there must have […]

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Surprise! 5 Hidden Gems on Netflix

If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you bring? If you had any sense, your list would be: a modem, your computer, and a lifetime subscription to Netflix. That way, you’d always be super entertained even if left all on your own. At first glance, some of the movies in […]

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Let the Right One In: A quirky horror movie worth watching

This is a guest post by Barbara Jolie. There’s a Swedish horror movie – officially called a “romantic horror” movie – that you need to see. It’s called Let the Right One In, and it’s streaming right now on Netflix Instant. It’s not your typical vampire movie; it goes against pretty much every stereotype set […]

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BBC’s North and South on Netflix Streaming

This is a guest post by Heather Smith. I have a love-hate relationship with period dramas. As in some I love and some I hate. They all have a few things in common: flowery language, slow build, and an often confusing set of social rules. There are some stories that can transcend these setbacks, however, […]

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The Lucky One Falls Flat

This is a guest post by Jane Smith. My personal life has most definitely been lacking in the romance department. So when I decided to go see the gorgeous Zac Efron in his latest flick The Lucky One, I just knew I’d leave the theaters in tears and possibly longing for the “love” the two […]

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Three Reasons Breakfast at Tiffany’s is an Oldie but a Goodie

This is a guest post by Kate Croston. With a world where the most expensive, biggest explosions, largest Hollywood names are an important factor for a film to get recognized, it’s easy to look over the classics that didn’t require all those things. Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) is a classic that any girl can fall […]

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Morning Glory

So, my wife and I were looking for a fun romantic comedy movie to watch on Netflix Instant Streaming last weekend and we stumbled across Morning Glory.  It looked pretty good and fit our mood so we gave it a try.  I am happy to report that it was a very fun movie to watch, […]

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The Family Stone

This is a guest post by Alvina Lopez. Synopsis: Meredith Morton, played by Sarah Jessica Parker, is an uptight professional who accompanies her boyfriend, conservative senator-to-be, Everett, played by Dermot Mulroney, to join in on his family’s Christmas celebration. Meredith finds herself completely out of place within his liberal, free-spirited family, and tensions rise between […]

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Sweet November

Sweet November is a bittersweet romance about a free spirited woman that helps a workaholic reevaluate his priorities in life.

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How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days

How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days is a romantic comedy about two people that will do anything to win a bet, and end up falling for each other.

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The Adjustment Bureau

The Adjustment Bureau is about a politician that meets a beautiful dancer, and every time he has a chance to see her again, “something” intervenes and prevents them from meeting… for a while.

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The Wedding Planner

The Wedding Planner is about a woman who falls in love, and then discovers that her dream guy is already engaged, and that she is actually planning his wedding.

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25 Best Romantic Movies on Netflix Instant Streaming

There are TONS of great romantic movies available on Netflix Instant Streaming!  I’ve listed 25 of my favorites that you can add to your instant watching queue right now!

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Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction is about a tax auditor that hears his own life being narrated by a famous author.

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When In Rome

When In Rome, starring Kristen Bell and Josh Duhamel, is about a woman that steals coins from a wishing fountain, and consequently, the wishes for love that belong to those coins.

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The Ramen Girl

The Ramen Girl is a 2008 film about a lonely American girl in Japan who desperately wants to learn how to cook a traditional bowl of ramen noodles.

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My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend

My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend is a romantic comedy starring Alyssa Milano about a woman that has to choose between two really great men.

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Beastly

Beastly is a modernized version of the classic fairy tale “Beauty and the Beast.”

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Only You

Only You is about a woman who travels to Italy in pursuit of the man she believes is her destiny.

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