Valentine's Day 2020, like every year, falls on February 14. It's a day when couples around the world celebrate their love by going on dates, exchanging gifts, and expressing love for each other. It's also a day when lovers watch romantic comedy movies for a similar cinematic experience. In case you are planning to sit home and relax with your bae, here are 5 Bollywood and 5 Hollywood rom-coms you can stream online in India.
Jab We Met
Jab We Met is one of the timeless classics that every Bollywood rom-com fan should watch at least once. Starring Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor in lead roles, Jab We Met is highlighted by Geet's unmatched enthusiasm.
Love Aaj Kal
2008's Love Aaj Kal is a quirky romantic comedy that shows the contrast of romantic relationships over a period of time, and how some things don't really change. Stars Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone.
Tanu Weds Manu
One of the finest works by Kangana Ranaut, Tanu Weds Manu shows the story of a street-smart girl who doesn't believe in love. But, a simpleton doctor and destiny make sure she falls in true love.
King of romantic comedies in Bollywood in the 2000s, Saif Ali Khan has yet another blockbuster in Hum Tum. It shows the story of a cartoonist who mirrors his real-life relationship through animated characters.
With a memorable monologue, Namastey London is an inspiring love story of two completely opposite personalities coming together for the sake of love. The subtle comic timing of Akshay Kumar has never been better than this.
Silver Linings Playbook
After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. A beautiful story of love and finding your way back to it is Silver Linings Playbook.
Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind
With Eternal Sunshine, Jim Carrey showed audiences that he can pull off a heartbroken sappy role and still pull it off handsomely. The movie also stars legends like Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo, and Elijah Wood.
Groundhog Day is a 1993 superhit with Bill Murray in the lead. A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Pride & Prejudice
Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters.
La La Land
2016's Academy-award winning La La Land is the story of Mia, an aspiring actress, who serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars.
(You can watch all of these movies online by clicking on the links mentioned in each paragraph)