10 Must-Watch Movies That Explain Your Current Relations

Watching dating movies expand your points of view. These sorts of movies can teach you how to deal with different situations while you're on your journey looking for your dream date. With that in mind, here are ten of the best movies about relationships.

Must-Watch Movies That Explain Your Current Relations

50 First Dates

Directed by Peter Segal, 50 First Dates tells the story of Henry, who is a womanizing marine veterinarian. He falls for Lucy, an art teacher, but comes to learn that she is suffering from anterograde amnesia. As such, she forgets about Henry the next day.

He decides to win Lucy by taking her out on a date every day. Who should watch this movie?

  • People who are going on numerous first dates.
  • Those who are in love with someone who doesn't remember their feelings.
  • People who want to learn how to help their partner when they have a problem.

Walk of Shame

Walk of Shame is a dating movie ideal for people who have hooked up with someone they have just met. The movie follows the story of Meghan Miles, who is a newscaster for KZLA6. She goes to the club with her friends and ends up getting wasted.

While leaving to go home, she gets trapped on a fire escape where Gordon rescues her. Miles goes with Gordon to his place. When she wakes up in the morning, she finds herself wearing undergarments without any clothes.


You’ve Got Mail

You’ve Got Mail shows dating apps can connect you with people you would have never met in your real life. This 1998 romantic comedy film follows the story of two people who start an online romance. They don't know that they are business rivals. When they meet on a date, Frank Navasky learns that he knows the woman has been talking to online.

Friends with Benefits

The plot of this movie revolves around Jamie Rellis (Kunis) and Dylan Harper (Timberlake), who meet in NYC. The two believe that getting intimate without strings attached is a good idea. However, they end up falling for each other, but they deny it whenever they meet to have some steamy sex.

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

This film is ideal for those who want to jump back into the dating scene. The movie shows that you can still meet people when you are 40 years or older and have a whale of a time. It's ideal for people who love to date hot, adult women.

Must Love Dogs

Released in 2005, Must Love Dogs is a dating film that centers on the story of Sarah Nolan, who is struggling with divorce. She is pressured by her family to start meeting new people. Nolan feels like she's not ready for any relationships.

Jake Anderson is also in the same situation. The two meet online, but neither of them is honest about the details in their profiles. The movie is ideal for those who want to try online dating after a divorce.

Love, Simon

Love, Simon is a dating film that focuses on Simon Spier, a gay high school teen. He falls in love with a pen pal but hides the relationship because he's not sure if his family will support him. The movie tells the audience that they should love themselves and stay true to themselves.

Love & Basketball

Produced by Sam Kit and Spike Lee, this dating movie follows the story of Monica Wright and Quincy McCall. The two are next-door neighbors, each pursuing their basketball career. They are friends but have strong feelings for each other. They start a relationship but are faced with normal challenges that couples go through.

Sex Drive

Sex Drive is a dating film that tells the story of Ian Lafferty, who meets Ms. Tasty online. Lafferty organizes a road trip with Ms. Tasty so that they can have no-strings-attached sex. The movie is ideal for people who are seeking casual encounters online.


EuroTrip follows the story of Scott Thomas, who travels to Europe to find Mike, his German pen pal. As the movie comes to an end, Scott meets Mieke, and they get intimate with each other.

Films that talk about dating can help you understand what type of relationship you need in your life. So before you start meeting new people, you should watch these movies.