I created the ultimate list of feel good movies for a little effort yet relaxing movie night at home on a nice self care day. There are times where low moods, anxiety and even stress can make it difficult to focus on self-care and relaxation activities.
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Most times we often forget to do things for ourselves to bring that feel good feeling back into our lives, especially after a full time work week. This list of feel good movies will be perfect for the family, date night in or work week movie night of your choice!
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The Ultimate List of Feel Good Movies
Clueless : A 90’s movie that focuses on a teen upper class girl (Cher) who decides to give the new girl a makeover while giving an overview of high school life. It’s funny and relatable.
Someone Great: A modern break up story from an intelligent, witty and social city woman perspective, with her sarcastic loving friends.
The Notebook: Who doesn’t know about this Nicolas Sparks classic? A love story or a working man and privileged woman who fall in love one summer and are forced apart right after.
Yes, Man: This comedy will not only keep you laughing with a touch of romance but also teach you the importance of boundary setting.
To All The Boys I Ever Loved: Based on the book by Jenny Han (get it here), this romance trilogy about a teen girl who wrote letters to 5 boys she thought would never see them.
The Spy Who Dumped Me: A comedy that centers on a dynamic duo after one friends boyfriend breaks up with her. Trust me you will love this twist!
The Vow: A true story based on a happily married couple who encounters a unforeseen barrier, will love triumph over all?
Leap Year: Honestly, what I love about this movie is the underlying message about self-love, self-worth and having your definition of love not what others tell you it looks like.
13 going on 30: Because who doesn’t wish they could be another age and living their best life!
Book Smart: A tale of two high school seniors wanting to leave their mark in the most epic way. It’s hilarious and has a great ending.
Avengers End Game: If you have not followed the Marvel series, you are missing out and need to go watch them. That is all.
Avatar: If there was ever a movie about being true to yourself and your values, this is it! It may be a longer watch but you wish it were longer!
Black Panther: A great and epic depiction of Black excellence in Marvels tale of a world of kings and queens and impressive technology!
Star Wars: I recently watched the Star Wars movies and have yet to be disappointed!
Pirates of the Caribbean: Follow the hilarious and sneaky expeditions of Captain Jack Sparrow!
Bad Boys For Life: Those of you who have been around a while have experienced the hilarious career of the Bad Boys and this movie does the end of the reign justice.
Birds Of Prey: I love the girl power in this movie…and the fighting scenes. Follow Harley Quinn’s experience without Joker in a town who is not a fan of her behaviors.
Love Birds: A hilarious account of a new broken up couple and their impromptu crime stopper adventures.
Mulan: For all of you 90’s babies, I am sure you were just as excited as I was for the remake of Disney’s Mulan! I love that they found a way to extend it, add to it and keep the characters realistic.
My Spy: This hilarious tale of a CSI agent and his time solving a mystery that accidentally involves a young yet smart pre-teen girl.
Have a movie you do not see on the ultimate feel good movies list? Add it in the comments below! We could all use some laughter, good vibes and relaxation, so let’s share the scoop.