We know how rare a movie night can be in a house with children, so you need to make the most out of the time you have now if this is your first, if its not you deserve chilled nights watching netflix and eating your favourite sweet treats. Taking time out of your schedule is really important, it allows you to relax and can give you some quality time with your significant other. We’ve compiled this list of 6 of Netflix’s “Must Sees” for pregnant mums, so that you don’t have to waste any more time scrolling through Netflix.
6 of Netflix’s “Must Sees” for pregnant mum’s
“What To Expect When You’re Expecting”
This one is an emotional rollercoaster, it’ll have you laughing and crying in the same minute! This amazing story follows a number of couples and single people through their journey of having a baby, whether that be through pregnancy or adoption. There are a number of twists and turns, as you’d expect, life as a pregnant woman doesn’t exactly go as planned. This is a great film, definitely one to watch when you’re expecting.
This is an emotional and funny storyline, we follow Amy Poehler and Tina Fey through their journey of surrogacy. The women struggle at first to find anything in common, but after a long and hard struggle, they end up being friends. This storyline has so many unexpected twists that you’ll never guess what’s coming next. A truly happy and emotional ending for everyone involved.
“Are We Done Yet?”
This film is perfect for the expectant parents. With Ice Cube as the main character, this one is full of humour, a follow on from ‘Are We There Yet?’. Follow this family move their whole lives for their new additions to the family. They have to deal with a lot of issues in their new house, which causes a devastating split. In the end they realise the importance of family and everyone works together to build a happy life.
This is the perfect throwback, romantic film. We follow Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams through the ultimate love story. This one came out in 2004, but follows the journey as if they’re living in the 1940s. It tells the love story that we all desire. This is an honest and powerful story, showing their separation and the struggles of living with Alzheimers.
“P.S. I love you”
You’ll be sobbing from the get go, this one really is emotional! You follow Hilary Swank trying to live a normal life after the loss of her husband, played by Gerard Butler. He leaves her letters with heartfelt and inspirational words, along with ‘P.S. I love you’. These letters make the widow feel stronger and as if her husband is still with her through her journey of life.
This one definitely doesn’t begin as a romance, it is definitely more of a comedy. When Seth Rogan and Katherine Heigl meet, they end up having a one night stand, leading to pregnancy. Neither of them are ready to be parents, this story follows them trying to become accustomed to parenting in a funny way. This film does get rather emotional, but it’ll definitely make you laugh.
So, grab yourself some popcorn, a nice warm drink and laugh and cry along with these heartfelt, emotional films.