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The Worst Movies Released on Valentine's Day  

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List Rules Only films released on February 14th. Upvote the worst movies.

The absolute worst movies ever released on Valentine’s Day, ranked by the Ranker community. This list has films that hit theaters on Valentine’s Day, with terrible reviews, poor box office takes, and that are generally regarded as awful movies. Studios take advantage of the romantic holiday, hoping that couples will choose a movie for their big date night, but sometimes forget to make the films any good. What are the absolute worst films ever released on February 14th?
 
This list features the most embarrassing Valentine’s Day releases that were ever made, including titles such as The Wedding Date, Date Movie, Music and Lyrics, Norbit, Confessions of a Shopaholic, Valentine’s Day, Just Go with It, The Vow, and Cross Roads. Vote up the worst films on the list below or add a film you truly hate that was released on Valentine's Day.
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Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Anne Hathaway
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Eddie Murphy, Thandie Newton, Cuba Gooding Jr.
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Carmen Electra, Alyson Hannigan, Jennifer Coolidge
Date Movie is a 2006 American parody film directed by Aaron Seltzer. Much of the story line was based on that of the romantic comedy My Big Fat Greek Wedding and Meet the Fockers. It stars ...more
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Amy Adams, Debra Messing, Dermot Mulroney
The Wedding Date is a 2005 American romantic comedy film directed by Clare Kilner and starring Debra Messing, Dermot Mulroney, and Amy Adams. Based on the novel Asking for Trouble by Elizabeth ...more

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Channing Tatum, Cassie Ventura, Briana Evigan
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Ellen DeGeneres, Joan Cusack, Casey Kasem
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Gwyneth Paltrow, Joaquin Phoenix, Isabella Rossellini
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Jennifer Aniston, Nicole Kidman, Brooklyn Decker
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Britney Spears, Zoe Saldana, Dan Aykroyd
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Isla Fisher, John Goodman, John Lithgow
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Drew Barrymore, Hugh Grant, Matthew Morrison
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Rachel Dratch, Nia Vardalos, John Corbett
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Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, Chris Pratt
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Matthew Perry, Neve Campbell, Dylan McDermott
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Jennifer Lopez, Ralph Fiennes, Bob Hoskins
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