Valentine’s day is one of those silly holidays where we’re expected to throw a boatload of money and time at the person we love to show them how much we love them. But parents don’t always have all that time and money (or energy), and we often just want to sit on the sofa, munching on popcorn, and watch a movie with our significant other. With Netflix, we don’t even have to search for a video store anymore (sadly, for many, a thing of the past). But what to watch? Many don’t like a traditional romantic comedy, but there are options for romance, comedy, and drama all wrapped into one multi-pleasing film for both mom AND dad.
Here are some of my favourites.