New Delhi: Even though Valentine’s Day is celebrated on February 14, across the globe, the planning starts far earlier. Since people celebrate starting from Rose Day to Valentine’s Day, the whole week is called Valentine’s Week.
You may commemorate this day by binge-watching love movies and series on OTT services. First impressions of romantic movies like Romeo + Juliet or Titanic come to mind, but there are more heartfelt love tales.
To help you celebrate love and unity on Valentine’s Day, we have compiled a list of some of our favourite films among the many.
1. Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge is a Valentine’s Day must-watch for any Shah Rukh Khan fan, regardless of how many times they’ve seen it. The story revolves around how Raj and Simran’s paths collided. Despite all the difficulties they face together, the movie shows that love triumphs in the end.
2. Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
The film follows the love story of Muslim Mughal Emperor Akbar and Hindu Princess Jodhaa Bai of Amber as they navigate the political complexities of their 16th-century marriage. If you are looking for a historical love tale to watch on Valentine’s Day, this one may be a good choice.
3. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016)
On this Valentine’s Day, consider this film to view an unrequited love story, how love can transform us, and the thrilling and tragic journey that it can lead us on. The story follows Ayan, Alizeh, and Saba as they face the ups and downs of life together, falling in love and losing loved ones.
4. The Notebook (2004)
For Valentine’s Day, you may watch The Notebook, a film about a young couple whose romance is jeopardised by their socioeconomic status as narrated by an elderly man to a lady suffering from dementia.
5. Valentine’s Day (2010)
The entangled relationships and singles in Los Angeles go through ups and downs as Valentine’s Day approaches, because of the expectations and demands of the day. Consider this film by the same name as a potential option for the day.
6. The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars is a great movie to watch with your partner on this romantic evening. A sixteen-year-old girl’s journey through a cancer diagnosis is told in this Adolescent fiction work. Augustus is a member of the support group where Hazel meets him, and their budding romance takes the reader on an emotional roller coaster.
7. La La Land (2016)
An incredible musical drama about a pianist and an actor who fall in love and try to reconcile their future ambitions as they navigate their career in Los Angeles.