Rainy Weekend Romance: 5 Love Stories to Stream on Netflix
Get ready, LA! The rain clouds are moving in for the weekend.
It doesn’t rain too often in SoCal, but when it does, it brings an air of romance to the city. We’re excited to soak up this rare occasion, most likely cozied up in the comfort of our bedrooms with a few sappy flicks. Here are five romantic movies that are currently streaming on Netflix. Cuddle up and enjoy!
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
What better time to fall in love than your final days on Earth? Starring Steve Carell and Keira Knightley, this 2012 drama/romance will have you pondering life’s big questions.
Everything Before Us (2015)
In this land of the future, romantic relationships are overseen and given a public score by the Department of Emotional Integrity. Follow two couples learning to navigate the social difficulties that are bound to come along with government-chaperoned love affairs.
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
In typical Wes Anderson fashion, Moonrise Kingdom is sweet, quirky, and easy on the eyes. Follow the search for Sam and Suzy, two young lovers who skip town for greener pastures that are free of pesky parents.
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Based on the novel of the same name, Silver Linings Playbook won Jennifer Lawrence an Oscar for Best Actress back in 2013. This love story has an equal mix of comedy and drama, tackling heavy topics like mental health.
Beyond the Lights (2014)
This romantic drama subtly critiques the music industry as Noni, a musician played by Gugu Mbatha-Raw, nearly drowns in newfound stardom. When she finds herself in the company of a charming police officer, however, she sets on a path to discover her signature voice.