Who Doesn’t Know Julia Roberts? The always-smiling beauty has been awarded various accolades, including an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, and numerous other awards as well. The veteran lady has been around the big picture since her role as Shelby Eatenton Latcherie in Steel Magnolias in 1989 and has been a fan favorite ever since. Julia Roberts is well known for her leading roles in various films.
From her role as Vivian Ward in Pretty Woman to her role as Georgia Cotton in Ticket to Paradise, the elegant woman has always been a profitable actor and has become the apple of every producer’s eyes. Whenever a producer thinks of creating a romantic comedy, Julia is naturally the first choice as a prominent figure in the movie.
Such is the quality of the actor. Apart from her lustrous acting career, Julia Roberts has also been named the most beautiful woman by the world-renowned People Magazine five times, more than any other competitor. Here is a list of the absolute top-notch movies that our smiling beauty is known for that will keep fans desiring more of them.
The Normal Heart
The Normal Heart was directed by Ryan Murphy and was based on a play written by Larry Kramer, sharing the same name. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Taylor Kitsch, Jim Parsons, Alfred Molina, Jonathan Groff, Joe Mantello, and Matt Bomer in the major roles.
The story portrays the HIV-AIDS pandemic that took place in New York in the early 1980s. The crisis saw Ned Weeks, the founder of a major HIV advocacy group, confront the public and see their reactions. The Normal Heart was released on 25th May 2014 and was appreciated for its storyline and even enjoys a rather promising 94% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The movie is streaming on Disney+ Hotstar.
Wonder was directed by Stephen Chbosky and focused on August Pullman, a boy who suffers from an abnormality and is struggling to blend in with his classmates.
The movie starred Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Noah Jupe, Izabela Vidovic, and a few others. Wonder was released on 17th November 2017 and was instantly loved by viewers. The movie was a commercial hit as well, grossing more than $300 million while being produced on a budget of only $20 million.
Wonder is available to watch on Apple TV.
Directed by Steven Soderbergh, Erin Brockovich was released in 2000 and took inspiration from true events happening in the life of Erin Brockovich, who sued and fought against an energy corporation.
The titular character, Erin Brockovich, was played by Julia Roberts and was a bombshell at the box office. The movie earned more than $250 million and was very well appreciated. Erin Brockovich won several awards and was nominated for many prestigious awards, such as the Academy Award for Best Picture, a Golden Globe award, and many more.
Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart, Tracey Walter, Peter Coyote, and Marg Helgenberger were some of the many members of the supporting cast. Viewers can enjoy the movie on Amazon Prime Video.
Notting Hill was directed by Roger Michell and was released in 1999. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Rhys Ifans, Gina McKee, Hugh Bonneville, and several others in supporting roles.
The movie follows a bookseller and an actress who feel a romance building up when the actress walks into the shop of the bookseller. The movie was well-praised for its actor’s performances and the storyline. Notting Hill became the highest-grossing British film ever produced, as it grossed over $363 million.
The film also got nominated for numerous big-league awards like the BAFTA Awards, Golden Globe, and several others as well. Notting Hill is available to watch on Amazon Prime.
Ocean’s Eleven was directed By Steven Soderbergh and was a remake of a 1960 film by Rat Pack sharing the same name. The movie was released in 2001 and instantly became a fan favorite.
The film focuses on a crew who plans a heist from a casino that will sort out everyone’s issues. The cast members of the film included Julia Roberts, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Andy Garcia, Brad Pitt, Scott Caan, Elliot Gould, and several others too.
The movie also has two sequels titled Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen, which were released in 2004 and 2007, respectively. Ocean’s Eleven is available to watch on Netflix. A spinoff titled Ocean’s 8 is also available, which was released in 2018.
Ben is Back
Ben is Back was released in 2018 and was directed by Peter Hedges. The movie focuses on a mother who wishes to help her son as he returns home following a rehab process and stops him from going back to drugs.
The cast members include Julia Roberts, Courtney B. Vance, and Lucas Hedges in the leading roles, and Kathryn Newton, Rachel Bay Jones, Alexandra Park, Michael Esper, Tim Guinee, Henry Stram, and a few more in the supporting roles. The movie was well received by critics and is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
Charlie Wilson’s War
Charlie Wilson’s War was directed by Mike Nichols and was released in 2007. The film is based on the life of a famous political leader and a CIA operative who work together to organize and support one side in a famous war during the 1980s.
The movie starred Tom Hanks, Phillip Seymour, Julia Roberts, Amy Adams, and several others. The film was nominated for many awards, including five Golden Globe nominations and many more.
The movie was well received by critics as well and performed decently at the box office, grossing over $119 million. Charlie Wilson’s War is available to watch on Apple TV and is recommended for a family movie night.
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Directed by George Clooney, Confessions of a Dangerous Mind was released in 2002 and was based on an autobiography sharing the same name by Chuck Barris. The film follows a man who is forced to become an assassin by the CIA, but as time progresses, the man must hide his existence as an assassin and make some hard decisions.
The film starred Sam Rockwell, George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Rutger Hauer, and Drew Barrymore in the leading roles, and Robert John Burke, James Urbaniak, Kristen Wilson, Emilio Rivera, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Jim Lange, and numerous others were cast as the supporting members of the cast.
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind was well appreciated by viewers and critics alike, and the performances of the various actors were praised. The movie is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
Charlotte’s Web was directed by Gary Winick and was released in 2006. The movie was based on a novel from 1952 titled “Charlotte’s Web,” which was written by E.B. White. The movie’s central plot focuses on Wilbur, a pig that is scared of the season’s end, so he cracks a plan with a spider, Charlotte, to ensure he doesn’t end up on somebody’s plate.
Julia Roberts played the leading roles in the movie (voice-overs), Dominic Scott Kay, Oprah Winfrey, Thomas Haden Church, and the supporting members include Steve Buscemi, Andre Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer, Robert Redford, Danny Elfman, John Cleese, Dakota Fanning, and several others. Charlotte’s Web is available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.
Michael Collins was directed by Neil Jordan and was released in 1996 and starred Liam Neeson in the titular role alongside Julia Roberts, Ian Hart, Stephen Rea, Aidan Quinn, and several others in other prominent roles.
The film focuses on the infamous Michael Collins, an Irish revolutionary who was a focal point in Ireland’s struggle for independence. The movie was very well praised for its storyline and the performance of the actors, especially Liam Neeson.
Michael Collins was nominated for numerous awards and was even nominated for Best Cinematography at the 69th Academy Awards, a feat many movies cannot accomplish. The film is available to watch on Apple TV.
My Best Friend’s Wedding
My Best Friend’s Wedding was directed by P.J. Hogan and was released in 1997. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Cameron Diaz, Dermot Mulroney, and Rupert Everett in the leading roles.
As the name suggests, the plot of the movie revolves around Julianne, who is shocked when she receives the news of her best friend’s marriage, and hence, she plans to destroy his wedding and marry him herself. Crazy right?
My Best Friend’s Wedding was a commercial hit as it enjoyed a spectacular stint at the box office, grossing over $299 million. The movie was nominated for various awards as well, including nominations for the likes of Academy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and many more.
The film is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
Everyone says I Love You
Everyone says I Love You was directed by Woody Allen and was released in 1996. The movie follows a girl who is rather mischievous as she sets her father up with another woman.
The movie keeps on getting interesting from here on as each frame passes, and the climax is super interesting as well. The movie starred Drew Barrymore, Goldie Hawn, Edward Norton, Julia Roberts, Woody Allen, Natalie Portman, Natasha Lyonne, and Tim Roth in the leading roles.
The movie is presented as a musical masterpiece, as various actors are seen singing throughout the movie. The film was critically acclaimed and was praised for its direction by Woody Allen. Everyone says I Love You is recommended for a family movie night.
Mystic Plaza was released in 1988 and was a popular rom-com at the time of its release. The movie was well-received by critics and viewers alike, and the performances of the actors were well-praised.
Julia Roberts, Annabeth Gish, and Lili Taylor were the leading actresses in the film, and various other actors, including Vincent D’Onofrio, William R. Moses, Adam Stroke, Joanna Merlin, Louis Turenne, Janet Zarish, Ann Flood, Suzanne Shepherd, Sheila Ferrini, John Fiore, and several others were cast as members of the supporting cast.
The movie follows three young friends who work together at a pizza outlet in Connecticut and face several roadblocks in their romantic lives and struggle to find their respective “soulmates.” The movie is fun to watch and is quite entertaining till the credits roll.
Closer was directed by Mike Nichols and starred Julia Roberts in the leading role alongside Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Clive Owen, Nick Hobbs, and Colin Stinton in supporting roles.
The movie was released in 2004 and received very favorable feedback from critics as it was praised for the actors’ performances. Closer got nominated for various awards, including the Oscars and Golden Globes.
The plot of the movie follows two couples who face hardships when a man from one couple starts a romantic affair with a woman from the other couple. The two duos must sort things out and make decisions that are best for both parties. Close was a commercial hit as it grossed over $115 million, and it is safe to say that the movie is recommended for a romantic drama-focused movie night.
Steel Magnolias was directed by Herbert Ross and was released in 1989. The movie was based on a play sharing the same title as the film, which was done by Robert Harling.
The central plot of the movie revolves around a group of women who bond together and get through various challenges in their lives. The movie cast was headed by the likes of Julia Roberts, Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, and Olympia Dukakis.
The supporting cast of the movie included Dylan McDermott, Tom Skerritt, Kevin J. O’Connor, Sam Shepard, and several others. The movie was well-praised as it was full of comedy scenes, and the performances of the actors were also appreciated. Steel Magnolias is a good choice for comedy-drama lovers.
August: Osage County
August: Osage County was directed by John Wells and was released in 2013. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Ewan McGregor, Chris Cooper, Abigail Breslin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dermot Mulroney, Julianne Nicholson, Misty Upham, Margo Martindale, and Juliette Lewis.
The story follows a family that reunites when one of their members goes missing mysteriously. The movie was inspired by a play by Tracey Letts of the same name.
The movie was well-praised for its cast members and the screenplay and received major nominations, including nominations for various Oscar awards. The film performed decently at the box office also, as it earned more than $75 million. August: Osage County is available on Apple TV.
Duplicity was directed by Tony Gilroy and was released in 2009. The movie starred Clive Own and Julia Roberts in the leading roles, and the supporting cast included Tom Wilkinson, Paul Giamatti, Kathleen Chalfant, Thomas McCarthy, Wayne Duvall, Carrie Preston, Oleg Shtefanko, and several others.
The film tracks two individuals who work as corporate spies for a living as they come together to carry out a mischievous and dangerous op. to make things intense. It is revealed that the two spies have a dating history, an addition that proves to be the cherry on the cake. A movie is a good option for anyone looking for an adventurous, romantic comedy film.
Pretty woman starred Julia Roberts and Richard Gere in the leading roles and followed an adult worker and a top-notch businessman as their fates are intertwined, and they end up falling in love.
The movie was released in 1990 and starred the likes of Ralph Bellamy, Hector Elizondo, Laura San Giacomo, Jason Alexander, Alex Hyde-White, Amy Yasbeck, Elinor Donahue, John David Carson, Judith Baldwin, Dey Young, and various others as supporting characters.
The movie was just too good, as it was a major hit at the box office and a commercial success as well, grossing over $463 million while being produced on a budget of only $14 million. The film was received with good feedback, and Julia’s performance was overwhelmingly loved.
Naturally, for such an amazing performance, a Golden Globe Award followed Julia Roberts, and several nominations, including one for Best Actress for the Academy Awards, added to the legacy of Julia Roberts. The movie is available to watch on Disney+ Hotstar.
The Ant Bully
The Ant Bully was released in 2006 and was directed by John A. Davis and starred in the voices of Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage, Paul Giamatti, Regina King, Bruce Campbell, Lily Tomlin, and Meryl Streep.
The movie was based on a 1999 children’s book by John Nickle, which shared the same title as the film. The central plot of the film focuses on a young boy who feels ignored by his family and gets shrunk in size by a wizard following his attack on an ant colony. The boy joins forces with the ants and helps them in a conquest.
The Ant Bully was praised for its animation and comic scenes, and the voice-overs by actors were also appreciated. The film is a good, adventurous comedy film and is quite entertaining for the entirety of its screenplay. The Ant Bully is available for viewers to watch on Apple TV.
Money Monster was directed by Jodie Foster and was released in 2016. The movie follows a TV host and his crew as their safety is compromised when an investor goes berserk and takes them as hostages.
The movie starred George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell, Caitriona Balfe, and Giancarlo Esposito in the leading roles, and Dominic West, Christopher Denham, Lenny Venito, Chris Bauer, Dennis Boutsikaris, Emily Meade, Aaron Yoo, Olivia Luccardi, Anthony DeSando, John Ventimiglia, Grant Rosenmever, and various others in supporting roles.
The movie was well received on its arrival and was a success at the box office as it grossed over $93 million. The movie is quite thrilling and is worthy enough for a thrill-filled movie night. Money Monster is streaming on Amazon Prime Video and Apple TV.
Conspiracy Theory was directed by Richard Donner and was released in 1997. The film starred Mel Gibson and Julia Roberts in the leading roles and followed a taxi driver who blames the governments as he feels that the majority of the issues in the world are caused due to various government schemes and conspiracies.
The supporting roles were donned by Cyik Cozart, Steve Kahan, Patrick Stewart, Terry Alexander, Kenneth Tigar, Sean Patrick Thomas, Dean Winters, Alex McArthur, and Pete Koch.
The movie was a major box office success, as it grossed over $135 million and depicted various issues in politics, and the thrilling moments in the film just added to its entertainment value. The movie is a great choice for anyone looking for political drama and is available on Apple TV.
Ticket to Paradise
Ticket to Paradise was directed by Ol Parker and was released in 2022. The film focuses on a divorced set of parents who come together and hatch a plan to stop their daughter’s wedding by hook or by crook.
The film starred George Clooney and Julia Roberts as the divorced couple, and Kaitlyn Dever, Maxime Bouttier, Lucas Bravo, and Billie Lourd in supporting roles. The movie was released on 8th September 2022 and grossed $168 million during its cinematic run.
The movie has its fair share of comedy elements and has been well-liked by critics and viewers alike and is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
Ocean’s Twelve was directed by Steven Soderbergh and was released in 2004. The movie served as the sequel to Ocean’s Eleven, which was released in 2001 and starred George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Andy Garcia, Casey Affleck, Scott Caan, Vincent Cassel, Eddie Jemison, Carl Reiner, Elliott Gould, Don Cheadle, and Bernie Mac.
The film follows the aftermath of the original movie as Danny, and his titans must return the money they hijacked from the casino or else face a certain death. The film received favorable reviews from critics, as the action and comedy scenes in the film were appreciated and praised by critics and viewers alike.
The movie performed really well at the cinemas as well, grossing more than $362 million. Ocean’s Twelve is streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
The Mexican was directed by Gore Verbinski and was released in 2001. The movie starred Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt in the leading roles. The Mexican’s plot revolves around Jerry, who is tasked with transporting “The Mexican.” As time progresses, Jerry faces a dilemma as he is requested numerous times by his girlfriend to quit con play.
The film saw James Gandolfini, J.K. Simmons, Bob Balaban, Sherman Augustus, David Krumholtz, Michael Cerveris, Gene Hackman, and several others as members of the supporting cast.
The Mexican was praised for its storyline and performed decently as well, earning more than $147 million at the box office. The film is available on Amazon Prime Video.
The Pelican Brief
The Pelican Brief follows a law student who follows an assassin and his two prime victims, who happened to be Supreme Court justices. The leading roles were performed by Denzel Washington and Julia Roberts, and the supporting cast members include John Heard, Tony Goldwyn, James Sikking, John Finn, Robert Culp, Jake Weber, Stanley Anderson, Christopher Murray, and several others.
The movie was directed by Alan J. Pakula and grossed over $195 million. The movie premiered on 17th December 1993 and is available to watch on Apple TV.
Flatliners was directed by Joel Schumacher and was released in 1990. The movie starred Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts, William Baldwin, Kevin Bacon, and Oliver Platt in the leading roles.
The movie’s plot revolves around five students from medical backgrounds who wish to attempt to find out what the afterlife has to offer, and so they work together to create almost fatal experiences to analyze the same.
The supporting members of the cast include Kimberly Scott, Kesha Reed, Aeryk Egan, John Duda, Joshua Rudoy, Benjamin Mouton, Patricia Belcher, Beth Grant, and Hope Davis. The movie is a great choice for an adventurous movie night.
Mirror Mirror was directed by Tarsem Singh and followed the tale of Snow White, the popular fairy girl who teams up with seven dwarfs to take back her kingdom from her stepmother. The movie was released in 2012 and starred Lily Collins, Julia Roberts, Armie Hammer, Mare Winningham, Nathan Lane, Sean Bean, and Michael Lerner in the major roles.
The movie received numerous nominations and even was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Costume Design. The movie portrays the tale in a very high-quality way and is a joy to watch for fantasy film lovers. Mirror Mirror is streaming on Hulu.
Stepmom was directed by Chris Columbus and was released in 1998. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Ed Harris, and Susan Sarandon in the leading roles. The supporting cast of the movie included Jena Malone, Liam Aiken, Lynn Whitfield, Darell Larson, Mary Louise Wilson, Herbert Russell, Jack Eagle, Andre B. Blake, and a few more.
The movie focuses on a terminally ill woman who is struggling to cope with several issues, the primary being her ex-husband’s new partner as she wishes the best for her children, who will soon be the latter’s children’s stepmom.
The movie grossed $159 million and is a good portrayal of a mother’s undying love for her children, and is filled with comic and heart-filling moments.
Runaway Bride was directed by Gary Marshall and was released in 1999. The movie’s story focuses on a reporter who is given the assignment to cover the story of a popular female figure.
The movie starred Julia Roberts, Richard Gere, Joan Cusack, Rita Wilson, Paul Dooley, Hector Elizondo, and several others. The movie was a commercial success as it grossed way more than $300 million. Runaway Bride is available to stream on Disney+ Hotstar.
Satisfaction was directed by Joan Freeman and was released in 1988. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Justin Bateman, Liam Neeson, Trini Alvarado, Scott Coffey, and various others in prominent roles.
The movie follows a girl who, along with her band, is set on a journey to Florida and faces a few challenges along the way. Several situations hamper their dreams, but they must work hard and stay together. Satisfaction is a decent choice for a comedy drama-themed movie night and is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video.
Secret in Their Eyes
Directed by Billy Ray, Secret in Their Eyes was released in 2015 and was a remake of a popular Argentine movie titled “El Secreto de sus Ojos” which was released in 2009.
The movie’s story follows a detective who helps his former teammate to find out the truth about her daughter’s death as he finds new leads and reopens the investigation to uncover the truth.
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, and Dean Norris were the actors who played the lead roles in the film, whereas Joe Cole, Alfred Molina, Michael Kelly, Zoe Graham, Donald Patrick, Ross Partridge, and a few more donned the roles of supporting characters. The movie is a thrilling experience and is recommended for a movie night.
Full Frontal was directed by Steven Soderbergh and was released in 2002. The movie starred Catherine Keener, Blair Underwood, David Duchovny, Julia Roberts, Nicky Katt, Brad Pitt, David Hyde Pierce, and Mary McCormack in the leading roles, and Patrick Fischer, January Jones, Rainn Wilson, Dina Waters, Eddie McClintock, Sandra Oh, and various others in supporting roles.
The movie’s plot follows multiple characters and focuses on their everyday activities as they move on with their lives. The film was well appreciated and well-praised for its storyline and the comedy elements in the movie. Full Frontal is available to watch on Vudu.
Something to Talk About
Something to Talk About was directed by Lasse Hallstrom and was released in 1995. The movie starred Dennis Quaid and Julia Roberts as a couple who part ways following some issues. The film also starred Kyrick Sedgwick, Gena Rowlands, and Robert Duvall in other prominent roles.
The movie portrays what complications can do in a healthy relationship and the hardships faced by the people who experience them. Something to Talk About is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Larry Crowne was directed by Tom Hanks and was released in 2011. The rom-com’ plot revolves around a middle-aged man who decides to continue his education as he loses his job due to an issue.
The movie starred Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts in the leading roles, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Wilmer Valderrama, Pam Grier, Cedric the Entertainer, Bryan Cranston, Maria Canals-Barrera, Rita Wilson, George Takei, Sy Richardson, Ian Gomez, Jon Seda and various others in supporting roles.
The film is entertaining throughout its screenplay and offers a unique take on continuing education several years after working a full-time job. The performances of the actors, especially Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts, are a joy to watch, and the film is refreshing. Larry Crowne is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Eat Pray Love
Directed by Ryan Murphy, Eat Pray Love was released in 2010 and is based on a memoir sharing the same name as the movie, which was written by Elizabeth Gilbert and released in 2006.
The movie was a commercial hit, as it grossed more than $200 million while being produced with a budget of $60 million. The movie starred Julia Roberts in the leading role and Javier Bardem, James Franco, Viola Davis, Richard Jenkins, Mike O’Malley, Arlene tur, Tuva Novotny, Rushita Singh, Lakshmi De-Neefe Suardana, Dewi De-Neefe Suardana, Sophie Thompson and several others in supporting roles.
The film follows Elizabeth as she gets divorced and sets off on a journey to explore both the world and her inner identity. The movie is available on Netflix.
Mona Lisa Smile
Mona Lisa Smile was released in 2003 and starred Julia Roberts, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Julia Stiles, and Kirstein Dunst in the leading roles. The movie is set in the 1950s when an all-women school teacher motivates the students to go with their hearts and follow whatever they wish to do and fulfill their dreams.
The movie starred Ginnifer Goodwin, Laura Allen, Tori Amos, Emily Bauer, Jordan Bridges, Marcia Gay Harden, Topher Grace, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Terence Rigby, Marian Seldes, John Slattery, and others as members of the supporting cast.
Mona Lisa Smile grossed way more than $141 million and was a hit at the box office. The movie busted the stereotype of what women should be doing instead of following their hearts. The movie is streaming on Hulu.
America’s Sweethearts was directed by Joe Roth and hit the cinemas in 2001. The movie stared Julia Roberts, John Cusack, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Billy Crystal in the leading roles and Hank Azaria, Stanley Tucci, Alan Arkin, Larry King, Rainn Wilson, Keri Lynn Pratt, Maria Canals and a few others as supporting characters.
The movie’s plot follows Kiki, an assistant of a famous celebrity who falls in love with her boss’ husband as she helps the couple deal with some issues. The rom-com grossed more than $130 million and was a hit at the box office. America’s Sweethearts is available for viewers to enjoy on Amazon Prime Video and Apple TV and is recommended for romantic comedy lovers.
Hook was directed by Steven Speilberg and was released in 1991. The movie starred Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Julia Roberts, Bob Hoskins, and Maggie Smith in the leading roles.
The film is based on a novel by J.M Barrie titled Peter and Wendy and acts as a sequel to the novel. The movie focuses on Peter Pan as he returns to Neverland amid an ongoing situation involving his old rival to save his children as they get kidnapped by Captain Hook.
The film was a massive box office hit as it grossed way more than $300 million, and the performances of the actors were well-liked by critics and viewers. The movie also was nominated for five Academy Awards and gained a cult following because fans just loved it so much. The hook is available on Amazon Prime Video.
Mary Reilly was directed by Stephen Frears and was released in 1996. The movie was inspired by a novel by Valerie Martin, which shared the same name as the film.
The central plot focuses on an Irish girl who works as a maid for a doctor, who she ends up falling in love with. The movie starred Julia Roberts, Sasha Hanau, John Malkovich, George Cole, Michael Sheen, Kathy Staff, Michael Gambon, Henry Goodman, Tim Barlow, Richard Leaf, Elle Crockett, Robbi Stevens, Pui Fan Lee, and several others. The movie is great for a one-time watch and is available on Amazon Prime Video.
Valentine’s Day was directed by Gary Marshall and focused on couples as they express the challenges they have faced over the years with their partners. The movie was released in 2010 and was a box-office success, to say the least.
The movie starred Jessica Alba, Kathy Bates, Jessica Biel, Bradley Cooper, Eric Dane, Patrick Dempsey, Héctor Elizondo, Jamie Foxx, Taylor Swift, George Lopez, Topher Grace, Anne Hathaway, Carter Jenkins, Ashton Kutcher, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Garner, Shirley MacLaine, Emma Roberts, Julia Roberts, Bryce Robinson, and Taylor Lautner.
The movie is a good choice for anyone looking for a decent rom-com with a pinch of celebrity flair. Valentine’s Day is available on Apple TV.