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Ten Romantic Movies to Revisit with Your Valentine this February!

By Erin Al-Mehairi

February 10, 2014

Ten Romantic Movies to Revisit with Your Valentine this February!

Besides heart-shaped chocolates and red roses, nothing screams out Valentine’s Day louder than romantic movies. When you think of curling up with your sweetheart for a movie, pairing the night with a nice glass of wine, champagne, or for some, a bag of popcorn, what movie-screen couples remain imprinted in your mind?

Some romantic movies are timeless and others just plain unforgettable, but with so many movies to choose from, we’ve chosen ten fabulous films (in random order) that just might refresh the love doctor in you or your mate. Read and see if you agree!

You’ve Got Mail (1998)—Starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan

A cute story of love made over the internet, the description states that two business rivals hate each other at the office but fall in love over the internet.

Notting Hill (1999)—Starring Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts

A quaint movie of the quirkiness of love, the synopsis reads that the life of a simple bookshop owner changes when he meets the most famous film star in the world.

The Notebook (2004)—Starring Ryan Gosling

A movie that is almost gut-wrenching, the description reads a poor and passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman and gives her a sense of freedom. They soon are separated by their social differences. However, this movie is a story of true and lasting love.

Love Story (1970)—Starring Ryan O’Neal and Ali McGraw

A cute intermingling of stories, this movie follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely and interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

Pretty Woman (1990)—Starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts

An endearing and funny story, it’s description sells it as a man in a legal but hurtful business needs an escort for some social events, and hires a beautiful prostitute he meets... only to fall in love.

A Walk in the Clouds (1995)—Starring Keanu Reeves

A wonderful novel featuring wine making, it is described as such: After returning home from the war, a young GI has a chance encounter with the beautiful daughter of a wealthy vineyard owner and agrees to pose as her husband to help her face her domineering father. When their passions for each other are ignited amidst the magical sensuality of the harvest ritual, they unexpectedly find themselves embarking on a romantic adventure as they overcome all odds to be together.

Titanic (1997)—Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet

Sure to make you cry buckets, the synopsis reads that a seventeen-year-old aristocrat, expecting to be married to a rich claimant by her mother, falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic.

The English Patient (1996)—Starring Ralph Fiennes and Kristin Scott Thomas

A movie about war and secret passions, it is described as such: At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.

Pride and Prejudice (2005)—Starring Keira Knightley

Based on the novel by Jane Austen, the movie synopsis reads that sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?

Out of Africa (1985)—Starring Robert Redford and Meryl Streep

Sweeping with beautiful landscape, its description reads that in 20th century colonial Kenya, a Danish baroness/plantation owner has a passionate love affair with a free-spirited big-game hunter.

Which movie do you want to watch most? Whatever you choose, snuggle time with your honey is priceless and could lead to a little romance of your own!

A stay in one of our beautiful guest rooms at HideAway Inn in Ohio would be a wonderful romantic getaway for you and your loved one. Be sure to ask us to arrange a movie package for you to make your stay in one of our cozy rooms even more memorable.

Have some wine chilled, order some chocolates or a cheese tray if you want to make it a little more extra special, or choose a sparkling beverage and some popcorn!

Call (800) 570-8233 as soon as possible to arrange your special requests so that we can create a romantic Valentine’s Day for you, no matter what day in February you choose to celebrate on!

 

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