Liz’s Top 3: Romance Movies

By: Elizabeth David

Valentine’s Day, which is arguably the biggest date night of the year, may be over, but that doesn’t mean that the season of love must cease altogether! I’m sure that there are plenty who love an exciting night out, but I also know there are a ton of us who prefer the less expensive, more relaxed route of staying in with our dates. For those of you who are inclined to chill and maybe order some takeout, I have three great Valentine’s Day-related movies for you to end your night with! And the best part of all is: they are all available on Netflix!

1. “Set It Up”

Length: 1 hour and 45 minutes

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Summary: Desperately needing a break from the office, two stressed out assistants team up and trick their bosses into falling in love.

This pick is perfect for people looking for a funny and unique rom-com for their date night!

2. “My Bloody Valentine”

Length: 1 hour and 38 minutes

Genre: Horror

Summary: After being haunted by a massacre that took place years ago, Tom returns home only to find out that a pickax-wielding madman has begun another killing spree.

This pick is perfect for horror lovers who want something different from the typical romance-filled Valentine’s Day movie!

3. “Love and Honor”

Length: 1 hour and 35 minutes

Genre: Romantic Drama, Military Drama

Summary: Dalton Joiner, a soldier serving in the Vietnam War, turns a week’s leave from the army into an illegal trip back home to win back his girl.

This pick is perfect for people who love more serious romance movies as well as those who love a good military movie!