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The Best Hallmark Love Ever After Original Movies

List RulesVote up the best Countdown to Valentine's Day Hallmark original movies

Hallmark Channel celebrates Valentine's Day every year with a lineup of romantic movies during their Love Ever After event (formerly known as "Countdown to Valentine's Day"). This list of Hallmark Valentine films is full of both romantic films that Hallmark scheduled during their Valentine's Day countdown and World Premiere Original Valentine's Day movies.

From sweet stories like A Dash of Love and Very, Very Valentine to more dramatic films like Royal Hearts and Accidentally in Love, these Hallmark Valentine movies are ready to share the love, no matter what time of year it is. If you're looking for a great Valentine's Day movie and don't mind a guilty pleasure, you may find just what you're looking for here.

All of these movies are worth some love, but which of these Hallmark Valentine's Day films do you think is the best?

  • 1

    Matching Hearts

    As Valentine's Day nears, a matchmaker (Taylor Cole) is tasked by her mentor to find a match for an entrepreneur who believes staying single is the key to success.
  • 2

    Appetite for Love


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 6, 2016.

    Mina (Taylor Cole) has a boyfriend who has meticulously planned out their lives and a great job with International Corporate Brands. But when her work sends her to her hometown in Tennessee to convince an old, stubborn restaurant owner to sell, she encounters her ex-boyfriend, Clay, who claims he will never part with the property.

  • 3

    Playing Cupid

    A modern-day EMMA finds David Martinez being secretly set up with his daughter's teacher when the young girl begins a matchmaking business for a school project.
  • 4

    A Valentine's Match

    Fired from her job as a reality TV host, Natalie (Bethany Joy Lenz) returns home for Valentine's Day, only to find herself running the town festival's auction with her ex-fiancé thanks to two scheming mothers.
  • 5

    Mix Up in the Mediterranean

    A small-town cook impersonates his big city chef twin to compete in a culinary contest, falls for the woman in charge of the event, who thinks he is the brother who is married
  • 6

    Valentine in the Vineyard


    Frankie (Rachael Leigh Cook) and Nate (Brendan Penny) are back, managing life on the vineyard and planning a wedding in secret!

  • 7

    The Story of Us


    Jamie (Maggie Lawson) learns that her first love Sawyer (Sam Page) is the architect of a development that wants to change her beloved neighborhood and threatens her bookstore. Can old Valentines help them see eye to eye?

  • 8

    Cooking With Love


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 11, 2018.

    Optimistic and cheerful TV producer Kelly (Ali Liebert) doesn't have time for love. Bad boy celebrity chef Stephen (Brett Dalton) doesn't have time for anything besides cooking. Fun with a side of love ensues as Kelly and Stephen are paired on a children's cooking show.

  • 9

    Love At First Bark


    Portland interior designer Julia Galvins (Jana Kramer) adopts a dog and seeks the help of expert and handsome dog trainer Owen Michaels (Kevin McGarry). When she is hired to design a nursery and a “puppery,” as well as plan a puppy shower fund-raiser for a pregnant client and her pregnant dog, Julia asks Owen’s advice, and their friendship just might turn into something more.

  • 10

    Perfect Match


    Wedding planner (Danica McKellar) and event planner (Paul Greene) are hired to help out an engaged couple put together the wedding of their dreams.  The two planners are as different as night and day, but as they learn to compromise, they discover opposites can combine to produce incredible results.

  • 11

    Royal Hearts


    Montana rancher Hank (James Brolin) learns that he's the last heir of the late King of Merania and has inherited the throne. His daughter, Kelly, convinces the reluctant royal to step in as king so that the country can keep its independence.

  • 12

    Anything For Love


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 14, 2016.

    Katherine (Erika Christensen), a high-powered executive, and Jack, a male nurse, create internet dating profiles that don't tell the truth about their professions, hoping to find better luck. They are matched and find themselves falling in love, but hiding their true identities proves far trickier than expected.

  • 13

    A Dash Of Love


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 11, 2017.

    When an aspiring chef (Autumn Reeser) lands an assistant job at her idol’s restaurant, she's convinced her big break is just around the corner. But her joy is short lived when she discovers her idol’s stealing her recipes and fires both her and the handsome executive chef to protect her secret.

  • 14

    Very, Very Valentine


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 10, 2018.

    Helen (Danica McKellar), a kind hearted and shy florist, meets the perfect man at a Valentine's Masquerade Ball. When she enlists the help of her best friend Henry to track him down, she finds that her perfect man may already be right in front of her.

  • 15

    It Was Always You

    Elizabeth's engagement plans are thrown into disarray when her fiancée's free-spirited brother David returns home. David's unexpected influence prompts Elizabeth to question her life decisions.
  • 16



    Suffering from amnesia, a prince (Simon Kassianides) is taken in by a little girl (Kiernan Shipka). Convincing him he is a frog-turned-prince, he becomes her nanny and falls in love with her single mother (Kellie Martin).

  • 17

    Love in Store

    Two rival home shopping hosts are forced together while competing for a promotion. Along the way they find their on-air chemistry kindles an off-air spark.
  • 18

    Love Locks


    A Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation.

    Lindsey (Rebecca Romijn) returns to Paris after 20 years and begins a journey of romance and rediscovery when she reconnects with her college boyfriend and first love.

  • 19

    All of My Heart


    Jenny's (Lacey Chapbert) life suddenly changes course when she inherits a country home and learns she must share it with a career-obsessed Wall Street trader. Their initial dislike for each other begin to change when they find themselves having to work side-by-side to restore their newly acquired home.

  • 20

    Like Cats And Dogs


    Spencer (Wyatt Nash) is a cat person. Lara (Cassidy Gifford) is a dog person. Their personalities couldn’t be more different, but when a reservation screw up lands them - and their pets - in the same vacation rental house, they all have to figure out how to get along with each other.

  • 21

    Love, Romance & Chocolate


    Emma (Lacey Chabert) and chocolatier Luc (Will Kemp) compete for Belgium’s Royal Chocolatier. The beauty and romance of Bruges inspire unique chocolate combinations, but will their entry win without them losing their hearts?

  • 22

    Winter's Dream


    A former ski champion (Kristy Swanson) reenters the competitive world when a 16-year old downhill racer asks for help, leading her to reawaken an old passion and find a new love.

  • 23

    Wedding March 3: Here Comes The Bride


    It’s a full Valentine’s Day weekend at the Inn when Olivia (Josie Bissett) and Mick (Jack Wagner) host Mick’s sister and her finance, Mick’s daughter and her boyfriend, and Olivia’s mother and her boyfriend. Things get chaotic when Mick’s sister decides to have her wedding at the Inn that weekend and Mick’s daughter announces plans to drop out of college.

  • 24

    The Sweeter Side of Life


    Desiree Harper's (Kathryn Morris) perfect life as the wife of a high-powered Manhattan doctor comes to a sudden end when her husband says he wants a divorce and invokes their ironclad pre-nup, leaving her penniless. Desiree soon finds moves back to New Jersey to help her father run his struggling bakery and rediscovers her love of baking Will she choose to recapture what she's lost, or hold on to what she's recently found?

  • 25

    Valentine Ever After


    Countdown to Valentine's Day world premiere on February 13, 2016.

    Big city girls Julia (Autumn Reeser) and Sydney take a trip to a dude ranch in Wyoming for a fun weekend getaway. But when a brawl ensues in the local bar one night, the girls are sentenced to perform community service for disorderly conduct and are forced to stay in town, discovering a charitable cause that just might change their lives.