Best non-romantic movies to watch with your girlfriend

Does your girlfriend feel bored whenever you put on those cheesy romantic movies? Sometimes those mushy movies can seem too good to be accurate and a little overwhelming. We have shortlisted some of the best non-romantic films you can enjoy with your love. Take a look!

Best non-romantic movies to watch with your girlfriend

1. Devil wears Prada

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The world of young and ambitious journalist Andy turns upside down when she lands a job at the prestigious fashion editorial, Runaway magazine. She was assigned as an assistant to editor-in-chief Miranda Priestly who challenges her mercilessly every day and makes her question if she is suitable for the given job. Former assistant Emily and fashion stylist Nigel help Andy as she struggles to be a misfit in the world of high fashion.

Genre: Comedy/Drama

Year released: 2006

Starring: Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Adrian Grenier

IMDB Rating: 6.9/10

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2. Mamma Mia

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The movie revolves around Donna, an independent hotelier in Greek Islands, and her daughter, Sophie, who will soon get married. Among all the wedding preparations and shenanigans, Sophie secretly invites three men hoping to meet her birth father, one out of the trio. Things start takes to take a turn when these three invited men arrive for the wedding, and their past with Donna starts to unveil.

Genre: Musical/Drama

Year released: 2008

Starring: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard

IMDB Rating: 6.5/10

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3. Lady Bird

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A high-school senior student, Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson, who maintains a rocky relationship with her strong-willed yet loving mother, is made to attend a Catholic high school. She craves adventures and sophistication initially. However, things start to improve when she falls in love with Kyle, explores friendships, participates in the school play, and, most importantly, applies for college. Lady Bird is one of the best coming-age movies that unravel various aspects of growing up years.

Genre: Comedy/Drama

Year released: 2017

Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Timothee Chalamet, Lucas Hedges 

IMDB Rating: 7.4/10

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4. The secret life of Walter Mitty

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Walter Mitty, the manager in charge of the negative assets sector of Life magazine, has quite a monotonous life and has nothing to look forward to after work, which makes him inhabit a world of exciting daydreams. On one typical working day, Walter finds himself crushing over a new employee Cheryl Melhoff and is too scared to ask her out. His monotonous life takes a drastic turn when he is sent on a mission to obtain a perfect photo for the upcoming magazine issue, making the journey a real-life adventure.

Genre: Comedy/Adventure/Fantasy

Year released: 2013

Starring: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Shirley MacLaine, Adam Scott

IMDB Rating: 7.3/10

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5. The Intern

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The movie features 70-year retired Ben Whittaker, who applies for a senior internship program at an online fashion retail company. Jules Ostin, the young CEO, is a little skeptical about Ben being able to take up the work but eventually forming a respectable bond with him. Ben Whittaker wins over everyone’s hearts in the office by being a fast learner, a great colleague, and a guide. The film teaches a humble lesson about the power of learning and maintaining bonds in life. The movie is available on Netflix to stream.

Genre: Comedy

Year released: 2015

Starring: Robert Di Niro, Anne Hathaway

IMDB Rating: 7.1/10

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Play any of the movies on your next date night, and your girlfriend will surely enjoy watching it. Do not forget to share your favorite non-romantic film with us and stay connected for more such recommendations.

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