Do you want to impress your partner with the perfect movie? Or do you just need something that sets the mood? It can be difficult to find the right movie for your partner, given the sheer number of movies available on streaming services.
We’ve collected the Top Date Night Films to Get You in the Mood. Let’s have a closer look.
1. The Photograph (2020).
A romantic movie is a great way to set the mood. It has a compelling storyline and strong chemistry between its main characters. American romantic drama film about a daughter who falls in love with a journalist while investigating the death of her mother, a well-known photographer.
2. Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Pride & Prejudice is a classic romantic drama. The dynamic and pure chemistry that Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy have will set the tone for the date. The movie is based upon Jane Austen’s 1813 film and follows Elizabeth Bennet’s character development.
3. Call me by your name (2017)
Your movie night will be better when Timothee Chalamet is on the screen. Call Me By Your Name, by Timothee Chalamet, is a great choice. Because it beautifully depicted heartbreak and relationships, the movie won an Academy Award. The story follows Elio, a 17-year old boy who falls in love with Oliver, his young intern.
4. Crazy Rich Asians (2018)
Crazy Rich Asians is a great movie to watch with your date. The story follows Rachel Chu, a Chinese American professor at NYU, who travels to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s family only to discover that he is rich. Their relationship is put under pressure when she’s forced to live in this luxurious lifestyle.
5. To All The Boys I Loved Before (2018)
To All The Boys That I’ve Loved Before is a great young adult movie. You and your date can explore the innocence and joys of young love in this 2019 movie set in high school. The movie follows Lara’s life, who was sent private letters by her sister to all her formal crushes. While dealing with the aftermath, she finds love for herself and discovers true love.
6. The Big Sick (2017)
This romantic comedy will make you laugh and have a great time with your date. It also sends a lighthearted message on accepting other cultures. This romantic comedy is based on a true story about a love affair between Kumail Nanjiani (Emily V. Gordon).
7. Free Guy (2011)
Ryan Reynolds’s Free Guy is another comedy to add to your movie night. It’s a fun, feel-good action movie. He was a bank teller who discovers he is a character in a videogame. He is aided by his friends to save the town from being destroyed by the video game.
8. The Graduate (1967).
The Graduate allows you to choose something more nostalgic for your movie night. Dustin Hoffman plays Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate, a 1967 film. He is a college graduate who is seduced and begins an unlikely romance. He falls for her daughter, however.
9. When Harry Met Sally (1989).
You can also enjoy When Harry Met Sally as a nostalgic movie. It explores the ever-present question of whether men and women can only be friends. You and your partner might even have a fun conversation about it. It creates great chemistry between friends and enhances the friendship between them.
10. Queen and Slim (2019).
Queen and Slim, a 2019 fast-paced movie, is well-known as the modern-day Bonnie and Clyde. It tells the story of Queen and Slim’s amazing love story. They first meet on a tense first date, but then are pursued by police officers and eventually fall in love. It also examines the reality of being black in America.
11. Grease (1978).
Grease is a movie that never gets old. This movie may be familiar to you and your partner, perhaps even several times. If so, this will make it even more enjoyable as you go down the memory lane. Watch these characters navigate high school as they relate to the love story.
12. Scream (1996)
Scream is the perfect choice if you are looking for a reason to jump in your partner’s arms or to get them to jump in yours. The story follows a young boy who is chased by a masked murderer. The movie is scary with many jump scares but it’s also funny and has some laughs to offset the terror.
13. How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
How Stella Got Her Groove Back is another movie you may have seen, but it will be a great reward for your movie night. Angela Bassett plays Stella. She is a successful stockbroker and goes to Jamaica for a fling. He is too much for her and she has to return to California.
14. Sylvie’s Love (2020).
Sylvie’s Love transports you back to the 60s, with soothing jazz tracks and a love story that will melt any heart. The story follows Sylvie Parker’s journey to find Robert, a saxophonist.
15.Dirty Dancing (1987).
This is our final list. It’s a timeless classic that can be used for any date. Dirty Dancing allows you to have a romantic dance session in your living room with your partner. This is the story of Baby, a young woman who falls for a talented dance instructor during summer vacation with her family.
This complete list can be used to help you choose a movie for your next date. There’s something for everyone, whether you want to be romantic, funny or a little scary.