And when the weather warms up, we can’t help but gravitate toward the summer-friendly romantic comedies.Best Summer Rom-Coms: Roman Holiday It’s the movie that inspired countless royalty-in-disguise copycats.
Bonus: You’ll never look at Windex the same way again.Best Summer Rom-Coms: The Proposal The Proposal is Sandra Bullock at her most charming, Ryan Reynolds at his most handsome, and summer in Alaska at its most idyllic — a feat likely achieved by filming in Massachusetts and Rhode Island instead.The magical combination of Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck, and a scooter ride through the streets of Rome makes for an almost-perfect film.After watching this classic, you’re likely to tie a scarf around your neck and go for a bike ride — or buy the first ticket to Italy.(Hello, Napa Valley.) Matthew Mc Conaughey and Jennifer Lopez charm in this lighthearted film about an unlucky-in-love wedding planner and her new clients. It’s the highest grossing musical film of all time.
With a huge all-star cast — Meryl Streep can dance!
Afternoons in the park, rooftop parties, indie playlists and been-there IKEA dates make for a delightful look at young love.
Best Summer Rom-Coms: Pretty Woman This rom-com is a straight-up fairy tale — if Cinderella were a prostitute.
Best Summer Rom-Coms: Vicky Cristina Barcelona Woody Allen’s films are usually love letters to New York.
In this award-winning film, he pays beautiful tribute to Barcelona in the summer.
Best Summer Rom-Coms: Under the Tuscan Sun Based on the novel of the same name, Under the Tuscan Sun follows a divorced writer to Tuscany where she finds that rom-com-essential new lease on life — and, inevitably, new love. The dilapidated-yet-charming Tuscan villa Diane Lane’s character, Frances, calls her own.