The year 2020’s been a total buzz-kill thus far. With a seemingly endless global pandemic still raging on worldwide, billions of people sequestered to their homes have turned to TV shows and movies if only to experience a moment of reprieve from reality. If you’re one of them, then you’re in the right place because below, we’re rounding up 10 feel good movies on Netflix released this year to hopefully help lighten your emotional load.
Check them out below!
1. Love Wedding Repeat
A mountain of trouble ensues as Jack goes through different versions of the same day to make sure his little sister gets the perfect wedding. Included in the revolving door of obstacles he has to face are an angry ex-girlfriend, an uninvited guest with a secret, a misplaced sleep sedative, and an unexpected reunion with the girl of his dreams.
Starring: Olivia Munn, Sam Claflin, Eleanor Tomlinson
2. To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You
In case you live under a rock, this rom-com flick is the sequel to the 2018 hit To All the Boys I've Loved Before. For the franchise's second installment, Lara Jean and Peter Kavinsky navigate their newfound relationship as a couple, when the charming John Ambrose McClaren, recipient of one of Lara's old love letters, comes back into her life.
Starring: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Jordan Fisher
3. Coffee & Kareem
12-year-old Kareem isn't too happy about his mom's relationship with police officer James Coffee. As a way to break them up, he tries to enlist the help of criminal fugitives to take out James once and for all. However, Kareem's plan goes completely awry when he exposes a secret network of criminal activity, making his family and James their largest target.
Starring: Ed Helms, Taraji P. Henson
4. The Wrong Missy
A man invites the woman of his dreams to an island resort, unknowingly sabotaging his own plans when he accidentally invites a previous nightmare blind date with the same name, instead.
Starring: David Spade, Lauren Lapkus
5. Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
Up for some stupid fun? Rachel McAdams and Will Ferrell's ridiculous comedy will definitely provide. Playing two aspiring singers, the pair get a chance to realize their dreams when they're chosen to represent their country in the world's biggest song competition.
Starring: Rachel McAdams, Will Ferrell, Demi Lovato
6. The Kissing Booth 2
In the sequel to The Kissing Booth, Elle learns to navigate a long distance relationship with Noah in Harvard, after a romantic summer together. However, her dreams of a steady love life as she enters senior high school is hampered by her changing friendship with Lee and her attraction to a new classmate.
7. Love, Guaranteed
In order to save her small law firm, an overworked lawyer agrees to take on a high profile case for her charming client who's out to sue a dating site that promises its users that they will find love. Sparks start to fly between the pair as their lawsuit subsequently finds ground.
Starring: Rachael Leigh Cook, Heather Graham, Damon Wayans Jr.
8. Work It
A straight-A student scrambles to become a hip-hip dancer for her college resume. But when she’s deemed not good enough for her school’s elite dance team, she rounds up a group of talented misfits to make up her own crew. Together with her best friend, and a handsome champion choreographer, the group work to find their groove and hustle their way to the top.
Starring: Sabrina Carpenter, Liza Koshy, Jordan Fisher, Keiynan Lonsdale
9. The Lovebirds
While on the brink of breaking up, a couple careen into a bizzare murder mystery and are soon forced to figure out the case together in order to clear their names and survive the night.Starring: Issa Rae, Kumail Nanjiani
10. Holidate (October 28)
Sloane and Jackson are lonely singles who’ve grown to despise the holidays. Everything changes one particularly bad Christmas when the two meet and agree to be each other’s “holidate” for every festive occasion throughout the next year, with the promise never to fall in love with the other.
Starring: Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey