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5 Movies That Will Warm Your Heart

It’s that time of year where movie nights are the thing. Who wants to go out in the freezing temperatures when you can pop some popcorn or grab your favorite snack and snuggle up with your family and watch your favorites together. Make movie night fun, grab a blanket and some pillows and throw them all over the floor, make it as comfortable as possible.  This works well as a date night idea too! Here is a list of some of our favorite movies to watch on movie night:


Forrest Gump

This one would be great for date night. Everyone should see this classic in their lifetime.  The life story of Forrest Gump, narrated by himself at a bus stop, this movie will touch your heart as the ups and downs of Forrest’s life are unveiled. There are stories of childhood, war time, and a lifelong love of his childhood sweetheart.


Me Before You

This movie would be great for a girl’s night.  A love story unfolds right before your eyes as a small-town girl begins to care for a paralyzed man.  You may want to break out the tissues for this one.


The Help

Another girl’s night favorite. This one will have you laughing and crying as you watch as the life stories of the help are told by a young writer in their hometown.


Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey 

This heartwarming adventure of three furry pals making their way back to their owners would be great for any family movie night.


A Little Princess  

What a great movie for a sleepover party with the young ladies.  Gather your daughter and her friends as they watch heartwarming story of a young girl’s life at a school for girls with a surprise fairy tale ending!


We hope you enjoy these heartwarming movies cuddled up with the best people in your life.  We would love to hear what you’re favorite heartwarming movies to watch this year are.