5 Romance movies to look forward to this 2018

Previously, PSST covered the top five superhero movies to look forward to this 2018. Now we now turn our attention to romance films. After all, February is the love month. Here are the top 5 Romantic Movies to look forward to this 2018!

1.) Fifty Shades Freed

Release Date: February 9, 2018

For mature viewers out there, Fifty Shades Freed is based on the last book of the Fifty Shades trilogy that tells the dark and sensual adventures of Christian Gray and Anastasia Steele. The third movie is the conclusion that narrates Anastasia and Christian’s married life and how a new threat could jeopardize their happy ending before it begins.


2.) Half Magic

Release Date: February 23, 2018 (US)

This romantic comedy tells the tale of three women who are tired of dating the bad boy. They now decide to look for a nice guy and have great sex; in hopes of finding for both in one person. For a romance, the movie is shaping up to be a great movie to watch with a friend. Comedy veterans like Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s tough-looking Stephanie Beatriz and The Office’s Angela Kinsley support America’s sweetheart Heather Graham in the film so it’s sure to be a barrel of laughs!

3.) Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again

Release Date: July 2018

A sequel to the hit musical that is based on hit ABBA songs, the sequel to 2008’s Mamma Mia finally hits the big screen. This movie is about Sophie learning about her mother’s past while seeking guidance on handling her pregnancy. The first film may be a mix bag for critics but audiences love film. Since this writer is a fan musicals and a bit of ABBA, this is definitely a movie to look up to.

Image from: netflix.com
Image from: netflix.com

4.) When We First Met

Release Date: February 9, 2018

After spending a night with the girl of his dreams, only to be friend-zoned, a man gets the opportunity to travel back in time and alter that night over and over again until it is perfect. The premise maybe a bit cliché but the movie promises to be interesting as things don’t always go as planned. The best thing about this film is viewers can watch it in the comfort of their own home thanks to Netflix.

5.) The Shape of Water

Release Date: February 21, 2018

From the genius mind of Guillermo del Toro comes a very unique love story. The Golden Globe-nominated drama tells the tale of Elisa, a mute woman that works as a cleaning lady in a hidden government laboratory in 1962 Baltimore. Her life changes forever when she discovers the lab’s hidden secret—a mysterious scaled creature that lives in a water tank. Knowing del Toro’s track record, expect the movie to have an incredible story, combined with breath-taking visual and practical effects.

After going to romance, we are moving next to the 5 most anticipated horror movies of 2018. Tune in for more updates!


Juan Paulo Pereña

Writer and game reviewer. Likes movies, a bit of comedy and a good show to binge on. A fan of video games and video game culture in general.