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The Best Romantic Comedy Movies On Netflix

Updated July 29, 2020 1.2k votes 86 voters 2.7k views60 items

Are you in the mood for romance? Then be sure to check out the best romantic comedies on Netflix right now. From Netflix originals to romantic comedies that were originally in theaters, you can find plenty of films to put you in the mood for a funny kind of romance. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll score some big romantic points with your partner. 

Netflix has certainly helped reenergize the romcom genre. The streaming service has been responsible for some of the most beloved romantic comedies of the last few years. However, you'll also find plenty of great rom coms from years' past streaming for your entertainment. 

What are the best romantic comedies on Netflix? What do you put on when you want to show off your tender side? This list of Netflix romcoms is here to help you start a little romance, reignite a flame, or have date night with your partner. From classics to new romcoms you may not have heard of before, this list is here for cinephiles from all walks of life. Plus, make sure to vote up your favorites so that other romantics out there know what to play next. 

 

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    To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    Lana Condor, Janel Parrish

    Released2018

    Directed bySusan Johnson

    To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a 2018 American teen romance film directed by Susan Johnson, based on the 2014 novel by Jenny Han. Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor) writes private love letters...  more
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    Always Be My Maybe

    Ali Wong, Randall Park

    Released2019

    Directed byNahnatchka Khan

    Always Be My Maybe is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Nahnatchka Khan. Childhood friends Sasha (Ali Wong) and Marcus (Randall Park) find themselves in vastly different socioeconomic...  more
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    Set It Up

    Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell

    Released2018

    Directed byClaire Scanlon

    Set It Up is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Claire Scanlon. Coworkers hatch a plan to set up their bosses on a date. ...  more
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    When We First Met

    Adam DeVine, Alexandra Daddario

    Released2018

    Directed byAri Sandel

    When We First Met is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Ari Sandel. After spending the perfect first night with the girl of his dreams (Alexandra Daddario), a guy (Adam DeVine) gets the...  more
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    Eat Pray Love

    Julia Roberts, James Franco

    Released2010

    Directed byRyan Murphy

    Eat Pray Love is a 2010 American romantic comedy-drama film starring Julia Roberts as Elizabeth Gilbert, based on Gilbert's best-selling memoir of the same name. Ryan Murphy co-wrote and directed the...  more
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    Monster-in-Law

    Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda

    Released2005

    Directed byRobert Luketic

    Monster-in-Law is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Robert Luketic and starring Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda, Michael Vartan and Wanda Sykes. It marks a return to cinema for Fonda, being her...  more
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    Something's Gotta Give

    Jack Nicholson, Keanu Reeves

    Released2003

    Directed byNancy Meyers

    Something's Gotta Give is a 2003 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers for Columbia Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures. It stars Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton...  more
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    The Kissing Booth

    Joey King, Joel Courtney

    Released2018

    Directed byVince Marcello

    The Kissing Booth is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Vince Marcello. A pretty, teenage girl (Joey King), who has never-been-kissed, finds her life turned totally upside down when she decides...  more
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    Hitch

    Will Smith, Eva Mendes

    Released2005

    Directed byAndy Tennant

    Hitch is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant and starring Will Smith. The film, which was written by Kevin Bisch, co-stars Eva Mendes, Kevin James, and Amber Valletta. Smith plays...  more
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    Falling Inn Love

    Christina Milian, Adam Demos

    Released2019

    Directed byRoger Kumble

    Falling Inn Love is a 2019 American romantic comedy film directed by Roger Kumble. Gabriela (Christian Milan) unexpectedly wins a country New Zealand inn and teams up with Jake (Adam Demos) to fix it...  more
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    The Ugly Truth

    Katherine Heigl, Gerard Butler

    Released2009

    Directed byRobert Luketic

    The Ugly Truth is a 2009 American romantic comedy film starring Katherine Heigl and Gerard Butler. The film was released in North America on July 24, 2009 by Columbia Pictures....  more
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    Man Up

    Lake Bell, Simon Pegg

    Released2015

    Directed byBen Palmer

    Man Up is a 2015 British-French romantic comedy film directed by Ben Palmer. A single 34-year-old woman (Lake Bell) is mistaken for a stranger's blind date and find the perfect boyfriend in a...  more
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    Love, Rosie

    Lily Collins, Sam Claflin

    Released2014

    Directed byChristian Ditter

    Love, Rosie is a 2014 British-German romantic comedy-drama film directed by Christian Ditter, based on the 2004 novel Where Rainbows End by Cecelia Ahern. Best friends since they were kids, Alex (Sam...  more
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    She's Out of My League

    Jackie Evancho, Alice Eve

    Released2010

    Directed byJim Field Smith

    She's Out of My League is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Jim Field Smith and written by Sean Anders and John Morris. The film stars Jay Baruchel and Alice Eve, and was produced by...  more
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    P.S. I Love You

    Gerard Butler, Hilary Swank

    Released2007

    Directed byRichard LaGravenese

    P.S. I Love You is a 2007 American drama film directed by Richard LaGravenese. The screenplay by LaGravenese and Steven Rogers is based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Cecelia Ahern. It stars...  more
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    The Bounty Hunter

    Jennifer Aniston, Gerard Butler

    Released2010

    Directed byAndy Tennant

    The Bounty Hunter is a 2010 American romantic action comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler. The story centers on a bounty hunter hired to retrieve his...  more
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    About Time

    Rachel McAdams, Margot Robbie

    Released2013

    Directed byRichard Curtis

    About Time is a 2013 British romantic comedy-drama film directed by Richard Curtis. A young man (Domhnall Gleeson) with the special ability to time travel tries to change his past in order to improve...  more
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    Let It Snow

    Isabela Moner, Joan Cusack

    Released2019

    Directed byLuke Snellin

    Let It Snow is a 2019 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Luke Snellin, based on the novel of the same name by Maureen Johnson, John Green, and Lauren Myracle. A snowstorm brings a...  more
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    Good Luck Chuck

    Jessica Alba, Dane Cook

    Released2007

    Directed byMark Helfrich

    Good Luck Chuck is a 2007 romantic comedy film starring Dane Cook and Jessica Alba. In the film, women find their "one true love" after being with a dentist named Chuck. Chuck meets a girl named Cam...  more
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    Sleeping with Other People

    Alison Brie, Jason Sudeikis

    Released2015

    Directed byLeslye Headland

    Sleeping with Other People is a 2015 American romantic comedy film directed and written by Leslye Headland. A good-natured womanizer (Jason Sudeikis) and a serial cheater (Alison Brie) form a...  more
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    I Don't Know How She Does It

    Christina Hendricks, Sarah Jessica Parker

    Released2011

    Directed byDouglas McGrath

    I Don't Know How She Does It is a 2011 American comedy film based on Allison Pearson's novel of the same name. The film stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Pierce Brosnan, and Greg Kinnear....  more
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    Someone Great

    Gina Rodriguez, Brittany Snow

    Released2019

    Directed byJennifer Kaytin Robinson

    Someone Great is a 2019 American romantic comedy film directed by Jennifer Kaytin Robinson. An aspiring New York music journalist, Jenny (Gina Rodriguez), has just landed her dream job at an iconic...  more
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    The Princess Switch

    Vanessa Hudgens, Sam Palladio

    Released2018

    Directed byMichael Rohl

    The Princess Switch is a 2018 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Michael Rohl. When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they...  more
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    Heartbreakers

    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Silverman

    Released2001

    Directed byDavid Mirkin

    Heartbreakers is a 2001 caper-romantic comedy film directed by David Mirkin. It stars Sigourney Weaver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ray Liotta, Jason Lee, and Gene Hackman. Weaver was nominated for a...  more
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    Sierra Burgess Is a Loser

    Shannon Purser, RJ Cyler

    Released2018

    Directed byIan Samuels

    Sierra Burgess Is a Loser is a 2018 American teen comedy film directed by Ian Samuels, and a modern retelling of the Cyrano de Bergerac story. A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected...  more