What are the best romantic movies on Amazon Prime Video? The 17 titles below are a mix of comedies, dramas, and comedy-dramas. They involve actors from Joaquin Phoenix, Julia Roberts, Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Waheeda Rehman, Amol Palekar, Ayushmann Khurrana, Kumail Nanjiani, Manisha Koirala, Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace and Isabelle Huppert among others. And they are led by Spike Jonze, Guru Dutt, Mani Ratnam, Basu Chatterjee, Farhan Akhtar and James Ponsoldt. A “⭐” marks an editor’s choice.
You might find more romantic movies in our top movies list. If you’re looking for more movies on Amazon Prime Video, we also have recommendations for some other genres you should check out. We also have a similar article for the best romantic movies on Netflix.
On the eve of their forty-fifth wedding anniversary, a letter announcing the death of the husband’s first love, whose body was discovered frozen in the icy glaciers of the Swiss Alps, begins to unravel the marriage itself. Charlotte Rampling, who played the wife, won several awards.
The long-standing bond between an octogenarian French couple of retired music teachers (Jean-Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva) – whose only daughter (Isabelle Huppert) a musician lives in England – is tested after the wife suffered a stroke that paralyzed half of his body. Winner of the Palme d’Or and the Oscars.
Kumail Nanjiani plays himself in this film loosely based on his romance with his wife, in which an aspiring comedian hooks up with his girlfriend’s parents after she slips into a mysterious coma. An original from Amazon.
Set during the Bombay riots of 1992-1993, writer-director Mani Ratnam offers a look at the communal tensions that strain the relationship between a Muslim woman (Manisha Koirala) and a Hindu man (Arvind Swamy).
Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara star in this intimate, thoughtful, and beautiful drama about two lesbians living in polar opposite worlds in 1950s New York City as they navigate societal customs and their own desires. Based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel The Price of Salt.
This remake of the 1960 British film School for Scoundrels takes the story to Bombay, where a gentle young man (Amol Palekar) turns to the life coach Colonel (Ashok Kumar) to fight a suave and daring man for the affections a woman’s. . Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra and Hema Malini appeared as themselves. Basu Chatterjee directs.
Based on the novel of the same name, a Chinese-American professor travels halfway around the world to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s extremely wealthy family, where she must deal with strange parents, jealous socialites and the mother disapproving boyfriend (Michelle Yeoh) .
Farhan Akhtar’s debut film about three inseparable childhood friends whose starkly different approach to relationships creates a strain on their friendship remains a cult favorite. Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Preity Zinta star.
Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol’s characters fall in love on a trip to Europe with their friends in this now iconic film, but face obstacles as the woman’s conservative father has promised his hand in marriage to someone old. ‘other.
After a court order mandates a videotape store owner and RSS volunteer (Ayushmann Khurrana) and a plus-size teacher-in-training (Bhumi Pednekar) to save their failing marriage, the two begin to go toe to toe. place on the other, before deciding to take part in a piggyback race. Won a national award.
A lonely man (Joaquin Phoenix) falls in love with an intelligent computer operating system (Scarlett Johansson), who enriches his life and learns from him, in Spike Jonze’s masterpiece.
In the Dominican-dominated neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York, a bodega owner (Anthony Ramos), his taxi company best friend (Corey Hawkins), an aspiring fashion designer (Melissa Barrera), and a Stanford student ( Leslie Grace) pursue their dreams of a better life. Based on the musical of the same name by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes.
Guru Dutt directed and starred in what is considered one of the greatest films of all time, about a famous director (Dutt) who casts an unknown woman (Waheeda Rehman) in his next film, and the opposing trajectories of their careers on it.
Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant direct this romantic comedy, set in the London borough of the same name, about a frumpy bookseller (Grant) whose life is completely changed after he spills juice on a famous American actress (Roberts ). Praised by most for being sweet, funny, and clever, though some felt it was banal, unrealistic, and too sweet.
Sunil Dutt, Saira Banu, Mehmood and Kishore Kumar star in this remake of the 1952 Bengali film Pasher Bari, about a young man (Dutt) who falls in love with his new neighbor (Banu) and then seeks help from his singer – actor friend (Kumar) to woo her away from her music teacher (Mehmood).
Guru Dutt directed and starred in this classic 1950s Calcutta setting that follows a struggling and distressed poet named Vijay (Dutt) who is unable to gain recognition for his work until he meets Gulab (Waheeda Rehman), a prostitute with a heart of gold.
Abandoned by his girlfriend, a popular and perpetually drunk 18-year-old (Miles Teller) falls for a funny, nerdy, and introverted classmate (Shailene Woodley) who enters a toxic co-dependent relationship that serves as a stark portrait. and honest teenage romance, a rare thing on screen.