If you’re looking to settle down at home and watch a great romantic comedy on Netflix, you might be surprised to find that the genre is somewhat lacking on the streaming platform. Furthermore, Netflix’s frequently strong genre classification system seems to falter a bit when it comes to romantic comedy, placing films in the category that would often appear more commonly in drama or pure romance. That being said, Netflix does have some great romantic comedies available, even if takes a little more time than usual to find them. To get you started, here are seven great romantic comedies available on Netflix now.
1. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Starring Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson, this movie tells the story of two New Yorkers who enter into a relationship based on contradictory job-related assignments. Ben (Matthew McConaughey) is an advertising executive who is trying to prove he can successfully woo any woman, while Andie (Kate Hudson) is a writer for a women’s magazine who is trying to prove she can drive any man away. Can love overcome their secret agendas?