You don't need to be in a relationship to kick back and enjoy Valentine's Day. Treating "yo self" should be the goal for this Feb. 14, and you can do so by binge watching the best movies for single people to watch on Valentien's Day. Actually, why even do it alone? Invite your girlfriends over to celebrate Galentine's Day, and stream your favorite rom-coms, dramas, and thrillers together.
Don't guilt trip yourself for not going out whether with friends or on a date. Further build your relationship with Netflix now, as it seems that'll be a constant in your life even when you do have a new love in your life.
According to Fortune, 72 percent of surveyed people married or in a relationship said staying in and watching Netflix together is a favorite way to spend a casual date night. Any way you look at it, it's better to stay at home on the holiday to avoid long reservation lists at restaurants or packed movie theaters, whether you're on a date or just going out with your single friends.
So, kick up your feet, grab some popcorn and get to watching the best movies for singles. Whether you love Channing Tatum's moves in Magic Mike and Step Up or Alicia Silverstone's carefree Cher character in Clueless, these movies are for you.
1'The Fundamentals Of Caring'
Be ready for some quick sarcasm and a story full of true companionship in The Fundamentals of Caring. This Selena Gomez drama also stars Paul Rudd and Craig Roberts. Who can say no to that cast?
Warning: St. Vincent may tug at your heart strings, so get those tissues ready. Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy come together in story of an unlikely friendship between Murray and McCarthy's son, played by Jaeden Lieberher.
3'How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days'
You honestly can't go wrong with How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, starring Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson. Chances are you've probably already seen it, but this a rom-com you can laugh at again and again.
Oscar-nominated Philomena is sure to leave your heart full with this family tale. The movie is based on the true story of Philomena Lee who put her son up for adoption and is on a quest to find him.
Love Actually is fittingly a story about love and features nine stories among different characters. From Keira Knightley to Hugh Grant, what more could you ask for in a movie?
6'Charlie St. Cloud'
There could be a silent film starring Zac Efron and everyone would still fall in love with his ocean blue eyes. But to make things more heart-warming, Charlie St. Cloud is a story about love and a bond between brothers that can't be broken.
This is one for all you thriller-seekers out there. Housebound features a story of mother and daughter who must fight off evil spirits together.
Although Step Up certainly has themes of love, it's definitely a feel-good movie with music and dance moves. Channing Tatum can easily win over the hearts of ladies any day.
What a throwback. Jesse McCartney stars in Keith, a drama about secrets and falling in love.
Love musicals? Tell me about it stud. Grease is a classic favorite starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. Put on your dancing shoes and get rockin' and streamin'.
Amélie is a rom-com all about simply enjoying life and finding love along the way.
12'Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World'
Steve Carell and Keira Knightley star in Seeking A Friend for the End of the World. This comedy-drama still leaves you laughing, which isn't a surprise when it comes to Carell.
Double the Channing, double the fun. Bust a move with Magic Mike — it's a movie girls in any hangout session can agree on.
This 1995 classic never seems to go out of style. Clueless starring Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, and Paul Rudd, is the perfect rom-com for Valentine's Day.
15'V For Vendetta'
Natalie Portman and Hugo Weaving make an unlikely pair together as allies in a fight to bring down a fascist government. V For Vendetta is the perfect action-packed movie for thriller fans.
Everybody loves a good animated movie from time to time. Everyone can relate to themes of family which is why Finding Dory is the movie for those avoiding rom-coms on Valentine's Day.
Jason Bateman and Jennifer Aniston star in the comedy The Switch. This funny movie about friendship and sperm donors is sure to leave you entertained this Valentine's Day.
18'10 Things I Hate About You'
A romance drama favorite. 10 Things I Hate About You starring Heath Ledger, Julia Stiles, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt will teach you a thing or two about love and heartbreak.
19'Under The Tuscan Sun'
As a divorced writer travels to begin a new life abroad, Under The Tuscan Sun will transport you to Tuscany. This rom-com will be sure to leave you feeling inspired to try something new and not be afraid of change.
The funny duo of Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart star in Adventureland, a rom-com from the director of Superbad that'll leave you entertained.