Searching for new stuff to watch can be a real drag — but that’s why we’re here to help! And since February is the time of love, we have the scoop on which rom-coms to binge!
From oldies-but-goodies to newly-released content, find out what movies are dropping on your favorite streaming platforms. Whether that means Netflix, Amazon Prime, or Disney +, we have the scoop on what you need.
America’s Sweethearts (Amazon Prime)
Starring top names like Julia Roberts and John Cusack, America’s Sweethearts is a tongue-in-cheek take on romance in the Hollywood industry. Catherine Zeta-Jones and John Cusack play a starcouple that are dealing with a messy breakup during the promotions of their last film together, while their put-upon publicists (Billy Crystal) deals with everything else — including a press junket with no film!
Marry Me (Peacock Feb. 11)
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Marry Me premiers in theaters and on Peacock on February 11, starring Jennifer Lopez and Owen Wilson. Lopez plays a popstar who marries a complete stranger, math-teacher Wilson, on a total whim while streaming live on TV. Can these two find romance in even the wackiest of circumstances?
Overboard (Amazon Prime)
A classic that never gets old, you can’t go wrong with Overboard. A pampered society heiress falls overboard from her luxury yacht one night and wakes up with no memory of who she is, but some stranger is claiming to be her husband! Watch the incredible talents of Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell as they find the family neither was really looking for.
Forecasting Love and Weather (Netflix)
If you haven’t jumped on the Hallyu wave, it’s time to get a taste with this feel-good Korean drama Forecasting Love and Weather. This series follows the work and love lives of the Korea Meteorological Administration, as these office workers experience the highs and lows that each day has to offer.
I Want You Back (Amazon Prime)
An Amazon Original, I Want You Back follows two people who have recently been dumped by their respective partners. Instead of facing a glorious future with the one they love, they learn that their partners have already decided to move on. Watch as these two lovesick individuals meet and make an elaborate plan to win back their exes, but things don’t go as planned.
Starring Will Smith, he plays the “date doctor” Hitch, who can help any man find love — but has trouble finding it himself. This oldie-but-goodie is a fun romp watching Hitch do everything wrong as he tries to court a reluctance Sara Melas to take him seriously. Meanwhile, his latest client fumbles through all of Hitch’s lessons, too, making you wonder whether they actually work!
Free Guy (Disney+ Feb. 23)
Free Guy follows a background video game player who realizes he’s actually part of a video game and decides to become the good guy. He is determined to find the woman of his dreams as he plays level by level but soon discovers that the world he knows is in danger. Full of action, comedy, and a dash of romance, this film is the ideal watch for you and your partner.
Book of Love (Amazon Prime)
In the Book of Love, an uptight English novelist is happy to discover that his failing novel is a major success in Mexico — until he learns how it became a success. It turns out that the Spanish translator took out all the boring parts and turned it into a hot romance novel! Yes, it’s an opposites-attract story, but it’s definitely one worth watching.
Never Been Kissed (Disney+)
This classic film follows the question of “Would you do high school all over again”? Follow along as Drew Barrymore goes undercover at the local high school as research for her latest story and makes up for her own drastic high school years.
Ready for an Upgrade?
This is just a small snippet into what’s streaming in February 2022 — there’s plenty more where these came from! You can always check out what’s coming to your favorite streaming platform ahead of time or see what drops as you scroll through your options. But if you’re not happy with your current home theater setup, it might be time for a change!