Are you the kind of person who loves going out and socializing with friends? We understand that this time of social distancing due to the coronavirus must be hard for you. However, we are here to try and make your days of ‘work-from-home’ better and filled with lots of entertainment. We’ve put together a list of movie recommendations you can watch based on how you feel. Alright? Here we go.

The ‘If You Are Bored Out Of Your Mind’ Movie List:

This is a specially curated movie list for a time when you are exhausted from boredom and at your wits’ end. Hang in there! Make some popcorn and watch these movies.

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Stream it on Netflix

This is a fun movie that will take you on an adventure with Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) who fakes being sick so that he can take a day off from school to hang out with his girlfriend (Mia Sara) and his best friend Cameron (Alan Ruck). Watch this movie and live vicariously through Ferris’ exciting life.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Stream it on Netflix

This Oscar-winning movie will definitely take your mind off the boredom and into the most exciting Spider-verse. This film follows Miles Morales (Shameik Moore), a mixed-race high school student who gets bitten by a spider and gains superpowers. The movie expands into a “multi-verse” where various Spider-people from other dimensions come into Miles’ life. Get ready for a hilarious and wildly entertaining film.

Knives Out

Stream it on YouTube

This is film is a thrilling old-fashioned murder mystery filled with sharp humor and lots of twists. The movie revolves around a renowned crime novelist Harlan Thromey (Christopher Plummer) who has been found dead just after his 85th birthday. The inquisitive detective Benoit Blac (Daniel Craig) has been enlisted to investigate. Don’t miss this classic whodunnit that features an ensemble cast.

Yeh Ballet

Stream it on Netflix

Why let boredom get the better of you when you can have an entertaining and inspiring time at home? Yeh Ballet will remind you of Gully Boy in some ways but has a unique charm to it. This film revolves around two protagonists who are both talented dancers hailing from financially weak backgrounds. They don’t let their circumstances stop them from living their best life and fulfilling their dreams.

The ‘Work From Home’ Movie List:

This list of movies will come in handy when you are working and need something to play in the background which doesn’t require all of your attention. Even if you’re hardly working, these movies will be just the kind of fun and light entertainment you need.

Hera Pheri

Stream it on Amazon Prime

This classic Bollywood film will have you laughing throughout. It’s the perfect kind of movie to watch in the background while you work. If you haven’t watched this gem, make sure it goes on your must-watch list. If you have watched it, you know you can definitely watch it yet again. Get ready ’cause Suniel Shetty, Akshay Kumar, and Paresh Rawal are here to lighten up the mood.

The Devil Wears Prada

Stream it on Hotstar

This is another classic fun watch. While you don’t need to pay too much attention while watching this film, we can’t guarantee that at some points, you won’t be sucked into watching it and leaving your laptop aside. The movie revolves around a naive girl named Andrea (Anne Hathaway) who wants to be a journalist but ends up working as an assistant to the powerful and sophisticated Miranda Priestly who is the editor-in-chief of the Runway fashion magazine.

Black Panther

Stream it on YouTube

Wakanda forever! If you are a fan of the Marvel movies, then you will have no trouble having a Marvel marathon going on while you work. Black Panther, which is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, also makes for a great watch and should be on your must-watch list if you haven’t already seen this film.

Andaz Apna Apna

Stream it on Netflix or Amazon Prime

This iconic Bollywood movie is hilarious and absolutely entertaining. Enjoy two hours and 41 mins of your working day with this cult classic that stars Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Karisma Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, and Paresh Rawal.

The ‘If You Are Lonely and Miss People’ Movie List:

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Stream it on Netflix or Amazon Prime

If you are missing your buddies and are longing to go out and chill with them, quickly tune in to Netflix or Amazon Prime and watch this film. Three friends go on an adventurous trip that help them change, find themselves, and build their friendships. You may not be able to get out of the house right now, but you can certainly enjoy this movie on life and friendships and then FaceTime your loved ones.

The Breakfast Club

Stream it on YouTube

This is a classic when it comes to friendships and how even the most random people who seem to have nothing in common can end up becoming the best of friends. Take a moment to think about how you ended up becoming friends with some of your best dost log as you watch this movie.

The Home Alone movies

Stream it on Hotstar

If you are looking to find solidarity in your current situation of being at home alone, then the four Home Alone movies should do the trick. These movies are hilarious and highly entertaining. Even if you have watched them before, they make for a great rewatch.

If you finish watching this list of movies and are brave enough, check out these movies that capture the paranoia around a pandemic. We know this time is not easy for anyone but stay safe and take care!