Is it that time of the month again when your mood is on the down low and nothing seems to cheer you up? Worry not- you have come to the right place. The best thing you can do is wrap yourself in your favorite blanket, get a mug of hot chocolate, and watch some great cinema. Not sure what to watch? Here’s the perfect ‘period binge-watch’ guide that ranges from cutesy rom-coms to comedies that will make you double up. Watch them and get over the period blues!
Movies To Watch When On Your Periods
The Princess Diaries
How would that be if one day you suddenly get to know that you’re an heiress to a European kingdom? That is exactly what happens to socially awkward and high school nobody Mia Thermopolis. Now the question that lies in front of her is whether to claim the throne or renounce it permanently. It is a light-hearted coming-of-age comedy that will surely lift your spirits on those gloomy days.
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Me Before You
Starring Emilia and Sam Claflin, Me Before You follows Lou, a caregiver, and Will, a tetraplegic banker and former sportsman. It is a romantic drama that will take you on a roller coaster ride of emotions. Emilia Clarke’s presence on the screen as a quirky and cheerful caregiver is nothing less than heartwarming.
If you are looking for a light-hearted romantic comedy, then The Proposal is just the right pick. One of the pegs of the movie is our all-time favorite troupe: enemies to lovers. Starring Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds, it follows a Canadian book editor, Margaret Tate as she finds herself on the verge of getting deported because of her visa renewal application getting rejected. However, things take a turn when she decides to make her long-suffering assistant pretend to be her fiance.
The Devil Wears Prada
Starring Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway, The Devil Wears Prada is the perfect movie to watch if you are even remotely interested in the fashion world. Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly, plays a powerful role of an influential fashion magazine editor, while Anne Hathaway is a recently graduated fashion journalist. Trust us when we say that the glam, the costumes, and the power-packed performances will keep you on the edge of your seat till the very end.
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10 Things I Hate About You
A 1999 teen romantic comedy-drama, 10 Things I Hate About You is the perfect pick-me-up movie. It is a heartwarming story of how love can find you in the most unexpected circumstances, and all you have to do is learn how to embrace yourself with all the good and bad.
Menstruation is the time when one feels an avalanche of emotions and all kinds of feelings sweeping over them. That makes it the perfect time to just slow down, dim the lights, grab your favorite comfort food, press the play button, and let the healing begin!