42 Sad Romantic Movies Because Sometimes You Just Need to Wallow

When you're in the mood for an easy watch, romantic comedies are ideal. But what if it's one of those days where you've been walking with a lump in your throat and just can't seem to let the tears out so you're in the mood for something truly moving and relatable (read: heartbreaking)? Well, then it sounds like you need something with a little more emotional depth, which is only something a profoundly sad romantic movie can deliver.

To cut down on the work on your end, we rounded up our favorite sad romances to watch when we need to wallow or feel better about our own love lives. Complete with passionate yet dysfunctional relationships and unexpected tragedy, we promise these sad romance films will make you feel all the feels. Keep reading to curate your own watchlist of happily never after love stories.