Black love stories are essentially stories that depict or represent the romance between people of color. In the article, we have listed our top picks for the best movies on black love to watch on Netflix right now.
Now, you may ask the question ‘why do black love stories matter? well, black love stories matter because all love stories matter. Black love stories represent a culture, its history, and the struggles that black couples go through individually and in society.
Therefore, if you are interested in watching stories that are raw, beautiful, pure, and perfectly represent the love between two individuals belonging to the black community then give our article a read.
Must Watch Black Love movies on Netflix
MALCOLM & MARIE
The first pick on our list is Malcolm and Marie, where Malcolm who plays a filmmaker return home after his movie premiere along with his girlfriend Marie, and tensions arise as they wait for the critical response. But while they’re waiting, they also have to deal with romantic tensions and revelations in their relationship.
The movie perfectly explores the intensity and fragility of a relationship with a beautifully written story with stunning cinematography.
RESORT TO LOVE
This 2021 rom-com is sweet, moving, and has adorable comedy scenes, Christian Millian is the leading lady in the movie and played the character on a point.
After an emotional breakdown, a singer takes a job at an island resort only to find out it’s where her ex-fiancé is getting married in this rom-com.
THINK LIKE A MAN
When a group of guys learns that their girls are taking dating advice from Steve Harvey’s Book, Think Like a Man, they use the lessons from the book to get the upper hand in their relationships.
Rob’s in love and about to be married. The only problem is that he’s stuck in a time loop – naked – in this funny romantic comedy starring Marlon Wayans.
See what happens when love turns into an obsession in this romantic thriller featuring Nia Long and Omar Epps.
IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
Based on the acclaimed novel by the same name, this romantic movie tells the story of a young couple living in 1970s Harlem as they fight for justice and the American dream.
HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK
When a successful stockbroker has a fling with a much younger man while vacationing in Jamaica, she starts to develop real feelings for him.
ABOUT LAST NIGHT
Watch Kevin Hart navigates the minefields of love and dating in this romantic comedy about two singles who try to make it work in today’s dating game.
When a physical therapist begins to fall for her NBA all-star client, she must decide what she wants more – a successful career or love.
Set in the summer of 1957 in New York City, this movie follows the whirlwind romance between an aspiring television producer and a rising jazz saxophonist.
LOVE AND BASKETBALL
Monica and Quincy grow up playing basketball together in hopes of becoming professional players, all the while falling in love with each other through the years.
WHY DID I GET MARRIED?
When a group of friends gets together for their annual vacation, a startling revelation makes all the couples take a hard look at their relationships.
Music legends Janet Jackson and Tupac Shakur star in this drama depicting a romance between a hairdresser and an aspiring musician as they head out on a cross-country road trip.
When a young black poet connects with a talented photographer in Chicago sparks begin to fly.
Two childhood best friends who share a love for hip-hop reconnect after several years in this fun romantic comedy starring Taye Diggs.
THE BEST MAN
When an author returns to his hometown for the wedding of two old friends, he’s worried that they’ll figure out they’re all characters in his upcoming novel.
QUEEN & SLIM
While on a first date, a black man and woman are arrested. But the date takes dramatic when the couple escapes, goes on the run, and develops strong feelings for each other.
JUMPING THE BROOM
When a couple with wildly different upbringings begin to plan their wedding, they run into a variety of family difficulties.
BEYOND THE LIGHTS
A chance encounter with a cop helps a superstar singer find her courage to break free from the spotlight.
DADDY’S LITTLE GIRLS
A single date enlists the help of a powerful attorney to get custody of his daughters but begins to develop feelings for his lawyer in the pro
MY BEST FRIEND’S BOUQUET
When Josie catches the bouquet at her best friend’s wedding, she believes the eligible bachelor she meets at the reception is the one.
LOVE, TAKE TWO
Lily’s ex is cast as the groom-to-be in the wedding reality show she produces and she’s forced to take a look into her past to find her own happily ever after.
When professional organizer Lauren moves back home, she meets a mover who makes it his mission to show her the beauty of Seattle.
We hope this movie will help you decide which movie you need to shortlist next on Netflix and enjoy your free time to the fullest.