Best 5 movies to watch when bored on Netflix

If you are lazing around the house and getting bored, having nothing to do, we have a great suggestion for you. Putting on a movie is the best pass time activity ever; therefore, we have made a list of movies to watch when bored on Netflix. These are light movies and will surely keep you entertained throughout.

Movies to watch when bored on Netflix:

1. La La Land

Movies to watch when bored on Netflix: La La Land

Sebastian and Mia are two artists who are drawn close to each other again and again by destiny in order to achieve something that they love. Romance begins to blossom, but as soon as both face success, their dreams and desires make this romance fade away, threatening to make them apart from each other. La La Land is quite an aesthetically pleasing movie, making it a perfect watch for the days when you are lazying around.

Released in:  2016

Genre: Rom-Com/Musical

Starring: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, John Legend, Rosemarie DeWitt

2. Pulp Fiction


This classic drama by Quentin Tarantino shouldn’t be missed at any cost. Vincent Vega and Jukes Winfield are two hitmen of Marsellus Wallace who are deployed to retrieve a suitcase that has been stolen from their boss. The story takes thrilling turns when the lives of unrelated people, including the two hitmen, Wallace’s wife, Honey Bunny, and Pumpkin, small-time thieves, intervene with each other.  

Released in:  1994

Genre: Crime Drama

Starring: John Travolta, Samuel L Jackson, Uma Thurman, Harvey Keitel, Bruce Willis

3. 13 Going on 30


When a 13-year-old is struggling with her teenage angst and fitting into the social standards, she is transformed into a 30-year-old woman overnight. A young teenager who is unable to find a boyfriend and justifying the beauty standards realizes that being a grown-up comes up with its own set of difficulties and problems. 13 going on 30 is a hilarious take on a modern fairy-tale, perfect for a lazy day.

Released in:  2004

Genre: Romance/Comedy/Fantasy

Starring: Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis

4. Palm Springs


Palm Springs is a witty story of two young wedding guests. Things go haywire when these two wedding guests, Nyles and Sarah, when themselves stuck in a loop, unable to escape the venue, themselves, and each other. It is a unique movie, full of humor, huge surprises, and great acting by the leads. If you are getting bored at home, having nothing to do on a lazy weekend, turn on your TV and watch this wacky rom-com.

Released in:  2020

Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Comedy

Starring: Andy Samberg, Cristin Milloti, Camila Mendes, Meredith Hagner

5. Purple Hearts


A struggling singer-composer, Cassie, and a marine, Luke, come together in a  marital arrangement for the military benefits, despite having huge differences between them. The movie takes an interesting turn when a tragedy during the war forces Luke to come back home for a beak. Romance blooms between the two young couples and makes them realize the importance of each other in their lives.

Released in: 2022

Genre: Romance/Drama

Starring: Sofia Carson, Nicholas Galitzine, Chosen Jacobs, Linden Ashby


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