Top 50 underrated romance movies

01.
Dil Bechara
101 min | 2020 |
7.0 (119324 votes)
|
9.8 (7731 reviews)

The emotional journey of two hopelessly in love youngsters, a young girl, Kizie, suffering from cancer, and a boy, Manny, whom she meets at a support group.

02.
Glitter
104 min | 2001 |
2.3 (23096 votes)
|
4.97 (257 reviews)

A young singer dates a disc jockey who helps her get into the music business, but their relationship become complicated as she ascends to super stardom.

03.
Joe Versus the Volcano
102 min | 1990 |
5.9 (35595 votes)
|
8.51 (195 reviews)

When a hypochondriac learns that he is dying, he accepts an offer to throw himself in a volcano at a tropical island, and along the way there, learns to truly live.

04.
Leap of Faith
108 min | 1992 |
6.1 (11031 votes)
|
8.69 (54 reviews)

Fake faith healer Jonas Nightingale is stranded in a small town where he finds he can't fool all of the people all of the time.

05.
Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector
89 min | 2006 |
3.2 (9403 votes)
|
5.76 (116 reviews)

A slovenly cable repairman becomes a big city Health Inspector, and is tasked with uncovering the source of a food poisoning epidemic.

06.
King Ralph
97 min | 1991 |
5.2 (13871 votes)
|
7.71 (50 reviews)

As the only relative to take over the Royal throne, a down on his luck American slob must learn the ways of the English.

07.
Madea's Family Reunion
107 min | 2006 |
5.3 (10737 votes)
|
7.74 (148 reviews)

While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces.

08.
Who's That Girl
92 min | 1987 |
4.8 (9773 votes)
|
7.24 (64 reviews)

The life of an uptight tax lawyer turns chaotic when he is asked to escort a young woman newly released from prison, who persuades him to help prove her innocence.

09.
The Guru
94 min | 2002 |
5.4 (14992 votes)
|
7.71 (81 reviews)

A young man leaves India to find fame and fortune in America where he unexpectedly becomes a sex guru.

10.
Gadar: Ek Prem Katha
170 min | 2001 |
7.1 (8795 votes)
|
9.41 (32 reviews)

Set during the Partition of India in 1947, a Sikh truck driver falls in love with a Muslim girl belonging to an aristocratic family.

11.
The Jungle Book
111 min | 1994 |
6.0 (17051 votes)
|
8.22 (46 reviews)

Rudyard Kipling's classic tale of Mowgli, the orphaned jungle boy raised by wild animals, and how he becomes king of the jungle.

12.
Fools Rush In
109 min | 1997 |
6.1 (34045 votes)
|
8.29 (110 reviews)

After a one night stand with Alex, Isabel realizes that she is pregnant and they decide to get married. However, along with the marriage comes compromise of one's own cultural traditions.

13.
HouseSitter
102 min | 1992 |
6.1 (21396 votes)
|
8.28 (55 reviews)

Con artist Gwen moves into Newton's empty home without his knowledge and begins setting up house, posing as his new wife.

14.
The Hottie & the Nottie
91 min | 2008 |
1.9 (36074 votes)
|
4.07 (122 reviews)

A woman agrees to go on a date with a man only if he finds a suitor for her unattractive best friend.

15.
The Cutting Edge
101 min | 1992 |
6.9 (19264 votes)
|
9.04 (119 reviews)

A temperamental figure skater and a former hockey player try to win Olympic gold as a figure skating pairs team.

16.
Beethoven's 2nd
89 min | 1993 |
4.9 (26705 votes)
|
7.01 (33 reviews)

Beethoven, the St. Bernard dog, becomes a father, but his girlfriend Missy is dognapped, and his puppies are in danger of the same fate.

17.
Tin Cup
135 min | 1996 |
6.4 (47561 votes)
|
8.51 (71 reviews)

A washed up golf pro working at a driving range tries to qualify for the US Open in order to win the heart of his successful rival's girlfriend.

18.
Vivah
160 min | 2006 |
6.6 (9398 votes)
|
8.71 (57 reviews)

Poonam, a traditionally brought-up young woman, is to marry Prem, a groom chosen by her uncle. Poonam and Prem's faith and love are to be tested however, when an accident occurs and Poonam might be scarred for life.

19.
In Your Name
132 min | 2003 |
7.1 (14394 votes)
|
9.21 (66 reviews)

Problems arise when Radhey Mohan, a delinquent falls in love with a girl named Nirjara.

20.
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
90 min | 2000 |
3.7 (22587 votes)
|
5.8 (74 reviews)

In this live-action prequel to The Flintstones (1994), the Flintstones and the Rubbles go on a trip to Rock Vegas, where Wilma Slaghoople is pursued by playboy Chip Rockefeller.

21.
In the Land of Blood and Honey
127 min | 2011 |
4.5 (33787 votes)
|
6.59 (171 reviews)

During the Bosnian War, Danijel, a soldier fighting for the Serbs, re-encounters Ajla, a Bosnian who's now a captive in his camp he oversees. Their once promising connection has become ambiguous as their motives have changed.

22.
Norbit
102 min | 2007 |
4.1 (71046 votes)
|
6.18 (316 reviews)

A mild-mannered guy, who is married to a monstrous woman, meets the woman of his dreams, and schemes to find a way to be with her.

23.
The Nutty Professor
95 min | 1996 |
5.6 (112782 votes)
|
7.66 (98 reviews)

Grossly overweight yet good-hearted professor Sherman Klump takes a special chemical that turns him into the slim but obnoxious Buddy Love.

24.
When Love Calls
192 min | 1989 |
7.3 (11630 votes)
|
9.34 (41 reviews)

After Suman's father leaves her in the care of another family while he travels abroad, she falls in love with Prem. However, in order to for them to marry, Prem has to prove to Suman's father that he is not the same as his own dad.

25.
Phenomenon
123 min | 1996 |
6.4 (76219 votes)
|
8.43 (120 reviews)

An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.

26.
D.E.B.S.
91 min | 2004 |
5.3 (14932 votes)
|
7.33 (155 reviews)

Plaid-skirted schoolgirls are groomed by a secret government agency to become the newest members of the elite national-defense group, D.E.B.S.

27.
A Cinderella Story
95 min | 2004 |
5.9 (82913 votes)
|
7.93 (213 reviews)

Routinely exploited by her wicked stepmother, the downtrodden Samantha Montgomery is excited about the prospect of meeting her Internet beau at the school's Halloween dance.

28.
Soapdish
97 min | 1991 |
6.6 (14320 votes)
|
8.59 (78 reviews)

An ambitious television soap actress connives with her producer to scuttle the career of the show's long-time star, but nothing works as they plan.

29.
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot
87 min | 1992 |
4.3 (37141 votes)
|
6.29 (99 reviews)

A tough police sergeant's overbearing mother comes to visit him and begins to meddle in his life and career.

30.
Brown Sugar
109 min | 2002 |
6.5 (8886 votes)
|
8.48 (37 reviews)

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.

31.
The Last American Virgin
92 min | 1982 |
6.3 (8256 votes)
|
8.26 (111 reviews)

Pizza delivery boy Gary, loudmouth David and hunky Rick are three high students out to lose their virginity any way they can. Gary falls for transfer student Karen, who gets involved with Rick.

32.
Staying Alive
93 min | 1983 |
4.7 (15175 votes)
|
6.66 (111 reviews)

Five years later, Tony Manero's Saturday Night Fever is still burning. Now he's strutting toward his biggest challenge yet: succeeding as a dancer on the Broadway stage.

33.
Bubble Boy
84 min | 2001 |
5.6 (32155 votes)
|
7.55 (131 reviews)

Bubble Boy's been in a bubble all his life due to no immune system. A cute blonde girl befriends BB. Her boyfriend proposes and BB decides to travel across USA to Niagara Falls to stop the wedding.

34.
Don Juan DeMarco
97 min | 1994 |
6.7 (48064 votes)
|
8.65 (113 reviews)

A psychiatrist must cure a young patient that presents himself as Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world.

35.
Sirens
98 min | 1994 |
5.9 (10423 votes)
|
7.84 (64 reviews)

When a painting is termed blasphemous, a young minister and his wife visit the artist... and the three sexually playful models living with him.

36.
Redemption Day
99 min | 2021 |
6.2 (21945 votes)
|
8.13 (1053 reviews)

When the love of his life is kidnapped and held for ransom by terrorists, a war hero Brad Paxton races against the clock to rescue her in a daring and deadly operation that pits him against the most powerful and shadowy forces.

37.
Life Itself
117 min | 2018 |
6.9 (19127 votes)
|
8.83 (401 reviews)

As a young New York City couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.

38.
Junior
109 min | 1994 |
4.6 (66667 votes)
|
6.52 (72 reviews)

As part of a fertility research project, a male scientist agrees to carry a pregnancy in his own body.

39.
In Love and War
113 min | 1996 |
6.0 (8416 votes)
|
7.91 (34 reviews)

A bitter love story between a talented writer and a gentle nurse.

40.
It Takes Two
101 min | 1995 |
5.9 (21646 votes)
|
7.79 (36 reviews)

Alyssa and Amanda are two little girls who are identical, but complete strangers, that accidentally meet one day.

41.
While You Were Sleeping
103 min | 1995 |
6.7 (95245 votes)
|
8.59 (184 reviews)

A hopelessly romantic Chicago Transit Authority token collector is mistaken for the fiancée of a coma patient.

42.
Jaan-E-Mann: Let's Fall in Love... Again
165 min | 2006 |
6.1 (8301 votes)
|
7.98 (54 reviews)

Follows a love triangle between Agastya, Suhaan and Piya.

43.
Corrina, Corrina
115 min | 1994 |
6.6 (11244 votes)
|
8.47 (41 reviews)

In 1959, a widower hires a kindly housekeeper/nanny to care for his seven-year-old daughter.

44.
The Blue Lagoon
104 min | 1980 |
5.8 (65372 votes)
|
7.66 (148 reviews)

In the Victorian period, two children are shipwrecked on a tropical island in the South Pacific. With no adults to guide them, the two make a simple life together, unaware that sexual maturity will eventually intervene.

45.
Threesome
89 min | 1994 |
6.3 (12456 votes)
|
8.16 (48 reviews)

A girl named Alex is by mistake housed with 2 guys, Stuart and Eddy, in a college dorm suite. After initial problems they become friends. Stuart has the hots for Alex, Alex for Eddy and Eddy for Stuart. Can it work?

46.
Love & Basketball
124 min | 2000 |
7.2 (19752 votes)
|
9.05 (86 reviews)

Monica and Quincy love and play basketball together through many life challenges from childhood to adulthood.

47.
Earth Girls Are Easy
100 min | 1988 |
5.4 (22342 votes)
|
7.24 (74 reviews)

A Southern California girl befriends three furry aliens after their spaceship lands in her swimming pool.

48.
Xanadu
96 min | 1980 |
5.3 (12605 votes)
|
7.14 (236 reviews)

A struggling artist living in Los Angeles meets a girl who may hold the key to his happiness.

49.
Drop Dead Gorgeous
97 min | 1999 |
6.6 (35265 votes)
|
8.42 (211 reviews)

A small-town beauty pageant turns deadly as it becomes clear that someone will go to any lengths to win.

50.
Mannequin
90 min | 1987 |
5.9 (30396 votes)
|
7.71 (103 reviews)

A young artist, searching for his vocation, makes a mannequin so perfect he falls in love with it. Finding the mannequin in a store window, he gets a job there and his creation comes to life.

Top 50 overrated romance movies

01.
A Ghost Story
92 min | 2017 |
6.9 (64489 votes)
|
3.49 (584 reviews)

In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try to reconnect with his bereft wife.

02.
Mansfield Park
112 min | 1999 |
7.0 (22283 votes)
|
3.82 (158 reviews)

Fanny, born into a poor family, is sent away to live with wealthy uncle Sir Thomas, his wife and their four children, where she'll be brought up for a proper introduction to society.

03.
The Lobster
119 min | 2015 |
7.2 (231110 votes)
|
4.32 (721 reviews)

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

04.
Wuthering Heights
129 min | 2011 |
6.0 (9283 votes)
|
3.17 (90 reviews)

A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy.

05.
The Souvenir
120 min | 2019 |
6.4 (9468 votes)
|
3.69 (124 reviews)

A young film student in the early '80s becomes romantically involved with a complicated and untrustworthy man.

06.
My Sassy Girl
92 min | 2008 |
6.3 (18743 votes)
|
3.74 (77 reviews)

A sweet Midwestern guy with his life planned out for himself is wooed, groomed, and ultimately dumped by a complicated, elusive gal.

07.
Three Steps Above Heaven
118 min | 2010 |
6.9 (24795 votes)
|
4.46 (48 reviews)

A privileged woman and a reckless man fall in love despite their different social classes.

08.
The Third Half
113 min | 2012 |
7.8 (8168 votes)
|
5.47 (33 reviews)

Determined to build the best football club in the country, Dimitry hires the German coach, Rudolph Spitz, to galvanize his rag tag team but - when the first Nazi tanks roll through the city and Rebecca, the beautiful daughter of a local banker, elopes with his star player, all Dimitry's plans must change.

09.
Crazy Rich Asians
120 min | 2018 |
6.9 (152624 votes)
|
4.62 (1092 reviews)

This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.

10.
On the Rocks
96 min | 2020 |
6.5 (26814 votes)
|
4.29 (270 reviews)

A young mother reconnects with her larger-than-life playboy father on an adventure through New York.

11.
American Honey
163 min | 2016 |
7.0 (40248 votes)
|
4.86 (209 reviews)

A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.

12.
The Family Stone
103 min | 2005 |
6.3 (63515 votes)
|
4.3 (475 reviews)

An uptight, conservative businesswoman accompanies her boyfriend to his eccentric and outgoing family's annual Christmas celebration and finds that she's a fish out of water in their free-spirited way of life.

13.
Higher Learning
127 min | 1995 |
6.5 (18878 votes)
|
4.51 (104 reviews)

People from all different walks of life, encounter racial tension, rape, responsibility, and the meaning of an education on a university campus.

14.
The Big Wedding
89 min | 2013 |
5.6 (47852 votes)
|
3.65 (127 reviews)

A long-divorced couple fakes being married as their family unites for a wedding.

15.
Lust Stories
120 min | 2018 |
6.5 (9278 votes)
|
4.56 (97 reviews)

Four short films by four of India's biggest directors exploring love, sex and relationships in modern India.

16.
The Piano
121 min | 1993 |
7.6 (81241 votes)
|
5.68 (221 reviews)

In the mid-19th century, a mute woman is sent to New Zealand along with her young daughter and prized piano for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner, but is soon lusted after by a local worker on the plantation.

17.
You Get Me
89 min | 2017 |
4.7 (11906 votes)
|
2.88 (109 reviews)

A one night stand turns into a nightmare for a High School student, when the obsession of a young woman grows dangerous.

18.
The Nest
107 min | 2020 |
6.3 (8964 votes)
|
4.49 (153 reviews)

Life for an entrepreneur and his American family begins to take a twisted turn after moving into an English country manor.

19.
Siberia
104 min | 2018 |
4.3 (13964 votes)
|
2.5 (336 reviews)

When an American diamond trader's Russian partner goes missing, he journeys to Siberia in search of him, but instead begins a love affair.

20.
Widows
129 min | 2018 |
6.9 (91099 votes)
|
5.11 (589 reviews)

Four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities take fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.

21.
Think Like a Man Too
106 min | 2014 |
5.8 (18492 votes)
|
4.04 (43 reviews)

All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.

22.
Tenet
150 min | 2020 |
7.4 (397987 votes)
|
5.64 (4966 reviews)

Armed with only one word, Tenet, and fighting for the survival of the entire world, a Protagonist journeys through a twilight world of international espionage on a mission that will unfold in something beyond real time.

23.
Sierra Burgess Is a Loser
105 min | 2018 |
5.8 (35113 votes)
|
4.1 (406 reviews)

A case of mistaken identity results in unexpected romance when the most popular girl in high school and the biggest loser must come together to win over their crushes.

24.
Before Midnight
109 min | 2013 |
7.9 (146999 votes)
|
6.22 (312 reviews)

We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.

25.
Summer of Sam
142 min | 1999 |
6.7 (37282 votes)
|
5.02 (251 reviews)

Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Northeast Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.

26.
Because I Said So
102 min | 2007 |
5.7 (37285 votes)
|
4.03 (200 reviews)

A meddling mother tries to set her daughter up with the right man so her kid won't follow in her footsteps.

27.
Desperados
105 min | 2020 |
5.2 (8905 votes)
|
3.53 (124 reviews)

A panicked young woman, with her reluctant friends in tow, rushes to Mexico to try and delete a ranting email she sent to her new boyfriend.

28.
The Future
91 min | 2011 |
6.2 (8224 votes)
|
4.53 (66 reviews)

When a couple decides to adopt a stray cat their perspective on life changes radically, literally altering the course of time and space and testing their faith in each other and themselves.

29.
Happy-Go-Lucky
118 min | 2008 |
7.0 (37686 votes)
|
5.35 (186 reviews)

A look at a few chapters in the life of Poppy, a cheery, colorful, North London schoolteacher whose optimism tends to exasperate those around her.

30.
Trainwreck
125 min | 2015 |
6.2 (132657 votes)
|
4.62 (415 reviews)

Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.

31.
Spontaneous
101 min | 2020 |
6.5 (8840 votes)
|
4.92 (171 reviews)

Get ready for the outrageous coming-of-age love story about growing up...and blowing up. When students in their school begin exploding (literally), seniors Mara and Dylan struggle to survive in a world where each moment may be their last.

32.
Match Point
124 min | 2005 |
7.6 (210319 votes)
|
6.02 (746 reviews)

At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for an actress who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law.

33.
Tiny Furniture
98 min | 2010 |
6.2 (13154 votes)
|
4.64 (36 reviews)

About a recent college grad who returns home while she tries to figure out what to do with her life.

34.
Meet the Fockers
115 min | 2004 |
6.3 (259609 votes)
|
4.76 (424 reviews)

All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time.

35.
Rachel Getting Married
113 min | 2008 |
6.7 (47519 votes)
|
5.19 (283 reviews)

A young woman who has been in and out of rehab for the past ten years, returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding.

36.
Greenberg
107 min | 2010 |
6.1 (36064 votes)
|
4.6 (139 reviews)

A man from Los Angeles, who moved to New York years ago, returns to L.A. to figure out his life while he house-sits for his brother. He soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

37.
Z for Zachariah
98 min | 2015 |
6.0 (29528 votes)
|
4.5 (131 reviews)

In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotionally charged love triangle as the last known survivors.

38.
Monsters
94 min | 2010 |
6.4 (89810 votes)
|
4.93 (497 reviews)

Six years after Earth has suffered an alien invasion, a cynical journalist agrees to escort a shaken American tourist through an infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the U.S. border.

39.
Friends with Kids
107 min | 2011 |
6.1 (41028 votes)
|
4.63 (115 reviews)

Two best friends decide to have a child together while keeping their relationship platonic, so they can avoid the toll kids can take on romantic relationships.

40.
To the Wonder
112 min | 2012 |
5.9 (27300 votes)
|
4.43 (160 reviews)

After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church's Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.

41.
Ted
106 min | 2012 |
6.9 (582179 votes)
|
5.45 (623 reviews)

John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear, Ted or his girlfriend, Lori.

42.
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
98 min | 2016 |
6.0 (85082 votes)
|
4.56 (168 reviews)

Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo.

43.
40 Days and 40 Nights
96 min | 2002 |
5.6 (71986 votes)
|
4.17 (161 reviews)

After a brutal break-up, a young man vows to stay celibate during the forty days of Lent, but finds the girl of his dreams and is unable to do anything about it.

44.
Song to Song
129 min | 2017 |
5.7 (19855 votes)
|
4.28 (109 reviews)

Two intersecting love triangles. Obsession and betrayal set against the music scene in Austin, Texas.

45.
Bachelorette
87 min | 2012 |
5.3 (45367 votes)
|
3.88 (183 reviews)

Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

46.
Ghajini
186 min | 2008 |
7.3 (58096 votes)
|
5.88 (214 reviews)

A short-term memory loss patient sets out on his journey to avenge the death of his beloved girl.

47.
I Am Love
120 min | 2009 |
7.0 (20740 votes)
|
5.59 (124 reviews)

Emma left Russia to live with her husband in Italy. Now a member of a powerful industrial family, she is the respected mother of three, but feels unfulfilled. One day, Antonio, a talented chef and her son's friend, makes her senses kindle.

48.
Housefull
144 min | 2010 |
5.3 (11555 votes)
|
3.9 (43 reviews)

Believing himself to be jinxed, a man attempts to find true love, but instead gets caught in a web of lies.

49.
Keinohrhasen
116 min | 2007 |
6.6 (15937 votes)
|
5.2 (30 reviews)

Rainbow press reporter Ludo is sentenced to 8 months, but is released on probation. But he has to work 300 hours for a local daycare center and meets Anna who has unfinished business with him.

50.
The Titan
97 min | 2018 |
4.8 (29430 votes)
|
3.42 (582 reviews)

A military family takes part in a ground-breaking experiment of genetic evolution and space exploration.