Finding the perfect balance between two different genres can be challenging, especially if you have a high standard in films. But somehow, the combination of romance and comedy is something many people love — lighthearted, entertaining, and just the right amount of cheesiness that hits the right spot. If you have a Disney+ subscription, you’re in luck! This streaming platform has a lot to offer if you’re looking for this type of content.
In this blog post, we’ll share some of the best quality romantic comedy movies and TV series. Some titles on this list are also available on other streaming platforms, like Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, and even on Dish Latino TV Packages. So, without further ado, let’s dive in!
I Love You Beth Cooper – 2009
Directed by Chris Columbus, I Love You Beth Cooper is possibly one of the funniest and most awkward romantic comedy movies out there. The story is about Dennis Cooverman, a valedictorian nerd guy who professed his love for a girl named Beth Cooper during his valedictory speech.
Surprisingly, Beth showed up at Dennis’ home just after their graduation, saying she was going to show him the best night of his life. Dennis then spends his night with Beth and the rest of her friends — giving him a chance to get to know the love of his life more than he could have ever imagined.
500 Days of Summer – 2009
A hopeless romantic man who was recently dumped by who he thought was his soulmate crosses paths with a woman who doesn’t believe in relationships. Tom Hansen, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, falls in love at first sight with Summer Finn, portrayed by Zooey Deschanel, when he sees her in the company he’s working in. Despite their indifferences, they find a way to be more than friends. But will their relationship last?
How I Met Your Father – 2022
If you’ve watched the highly regarded How I Met Your Mother (HIMYM) series, then giving this sitcom is a must. Set in the same universe as HIMYM, this TV series revolves around Sophie, portrayed by Hillary Duff, and her friends as she tells his son the tale of how she met his father.
Strong Girl Bong-Soon – 2017
This Korean drama (K-drama) series is a mix of romance, comedy, and fiction. Do Bong-Soon, played by Park Bo-young, is a woman born with supernatural strength. She has a big crush on a police officer in their area. Her crush has an ideal woman – slim and elegant. Unfortunately, Bong-Soon is far from that characteristic, and her superpower makes it harder for her to become the women she wants to be. She also uses her strength to find the culprit that threatens and blackmails her friend.
Pretty Woman – 1990
This classic rom-com movie is something many people in this generation may not be familiar with, but it’s something anyone shouldn’t miss, especially if you love charming protagonists. The story is about Vivian Ward, a prostitute who was hired by a corporate raider named Edward Lewis to escort him to social events. At first, it was all business but little did he know is he was already slowly falling in love with the woman he was always with.
Disney+ has a wide range of content selections when it comes to romantic comedy movies and TV series. Whether you’re looking for a lighthearted TV series, an offbeat movie, or a more dramatic take, there’s always something for you. So, do give these rom-com movies and films a try and enjoy!