Let’s accept, regardless of how experienced we women are in periods, yet it feels like the first time every month- the similar uneasiness, the cramps and pain (for some) and the feeling to cuddle a hot water bottle and stay tucked in bed. But, since this monthly process is inevitable and the sensation too follows, a great sigh of relief that works perfectly during the mensuration cycle is binging on movies and having a hearty laugh or taking your emotions on a melodrama ride. So here is a list of 5 movies to watch during periods, one for every day–
- Sex And The City
If you are the sorts who prefer light-hearted entertainment when in distress, then Sex and the City is surely a must-watch. Set in New York, this movie is a story of four female friends who remain inseparable and confide in each other despite their differences and ever-changing love lives. This entertainment has more pretty locales, gorgeous clothes and camaraderie that will make you forget period pain.
This situational comedy is about two high school overachievers who decide to go to a party on the night before their graduation. However, the twist is that the duo doesn’t know where to go and what to do there as they have never loosened their hair before. Tangled in funny situations, this movie is a perfect dose to divert your mind.
- The Devil Wears Prada
This classic has all the ingredients of a perfect joy watch. Miranda aka Meryl Streep, aces the role of an impossibly demanding boss of a famous fashion magazine who makes it challenging for young Andy Sachs, played by Anne Hathaway, to survive in her dream job. Inspired by the novel of the same name, this easy breeze is about determination and survival and an ideal couch watch.
When in period pain, watch Queen! The movie is about an empowered woman whose fiancé dumps her two days before marriage. But, rather than crying over this reality, she decides to go on a honeymoon by herself. This film isabout independence, surprises and discovery. So, watch this feel-good flick, and you’ll indeed forget the discomfort as it will keep you engrossed.
- La La Land
This American musical romance based in Los Angeles is about actress Mia and dedicated jazz musician Sebastian. They meet during their struggle to pursue their dreams in a city known for crushing hopes. As the film progresses, the lead actors fall in love, and the story takes the turn of expectations, fights and unsolved issues. The blend of escapist and realism makes it a good entertainer during PMSing.
Hence, to feel better and get your spirits high, here’s our pick of the 5 movies from the many that should undoubtedly be part of the must-have period movie list.