21 AMAZING Movies To Watch If You’re Feeling Heartbroken!
Gayatri SahayGuest Contributor
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Getting through a breakup is hard. One of the most comforting things to do, during this period of heartbreak, is to curl up in a ball on the sofa and watch some of your favourite films! But, instead of you having to rack your brain to come up with movies to watch - we have done it for you!
1. Forgetting Sarah Marshall
After being dumped by his girlfriend Sarah, the adorable Peter flies to Hawaii to see if he can move on... Only to find out that his ex is vacationing at the same hotel with her new beau! This movie is hilarious and will make you laugh through the perils of heartbreak!
2. A Walk To Remember
Mandy Moore gives one of the finest performances of her life as the young teen who wants to fall in love and does - but life has other plans in store for her. Here come the tears... If you need to just cry it out - this should be your go-to!
3. Jab We Met
Two strangers meet on a train, one heartbroken and the other full of love, life and laughter... Together they manage to combat old flames and realize how awesome life can be when you start anew! Bebo will give you some pretty awesome tips as to how to get over that old beau!
4. Love Actually
Set predominantly in London at Christmas time, this movie features eight couples dealing with the angst that is love! This is a really feel-good kinda film that reminds you that there's no need to give up on love altogether!
5. Finding Nemo
A story of a father's unconditional love for his child! This, or anything by Pixar really, will be sure to get you feeling good inside and believing that love can conquer all!
6. Maid In Manhattan
A real Cinderella story set in modern day New York! Jennifer Lopez will show you that over everything else believing in yourself is the way to move forward in life.
7. Dil Chahta Hai
It's a classic and bound to get you smiling... And planning that road trip with your besties, of course!
8. Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
If you are suffering from heartbreak or just feeling down in the dumps then this movie will make you realize that life is worth living to the fullest! It will give you that kick you need to get back up again... You can totally judge this movie by its name!
9. Silver Linings Playbook
What happens when opposites cross paths? What happens when you have to, without any choice of your own, move on from your past love? Excelsior - watch it and you'll know what we mean!
10. Legally Blonde
Such an amazing movie and if Elle Woods can channel her heartbreak into getting into law school - you can achieve whatever it is that you set your heart on!
11. Pretty Woman
An unlikely love story that shows Julia Roberts as the sassy working girl who wins Richard Gere's heart! Sometimes you need to rid yourself of all expectation to run into something amazing. You deserve all the happiness in the world, girl - man or no man!)
12. My Best Friend's Wedding
Okay, so she doesn't get the guy. But that doesn't mean that she gave up trying?! She fought for love, lost, and moved on. Watch it for the most iconic music number of the 90s - Say A Little Prayer For You!
13. Eat, Pray, Love
Your world can come shattering down after a relationship but by no means does that mean you are broken. Watch this movie to feel inspired about rediscovering each and every aspect of yourself!
14. Notting Hill
Hugh Grant (and his hilarious flatmate) will have you laughing out loud through this enchanting movie! You'll see that after every ending there are only new beginnings!
15. Erin Brockovich
Okay, so basically anything with Julia Roberts in it! The girl knows how to bring out every emotion and make you feel better about any situation!
16. The First Wive's Club
An oldie but a goodie - watch as three women pick themselves back up after their husbands dump them! They come back stronger, better and more fabulous - reminding you that all you need is a bit of faith and a few good friends.
17. Toy Story
To remind you that the greatest relationship of all is the one you have with the teddy you have had since you were 4! Or just to catch a break from all the romcoms!
18. Harry Potter
Films 1 through 8, thank you very much. If nothing else, the magical world of wizardry and witchcraft will have you engrossed for a good amount of time and help take your mind off other woes!
19. American Pie
A laugh a minute with this trilogy that is bound to have you back to normal and laughing in no time!
20. Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Look, if SRK can get over his wife (who dies) and find love again - so can you! Who knows maybe your Anjali is around the corner… (No, we don't mean your daughter.)
21. Dil Toh Paagal Hai
Dance your way through this classic and let it remind you that the heart wants what it wants! And that maybe the right guy is the one who has been under your nose this whole time.