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Get Your '90s Nostalgia Fix With These Netflix Picks

Apr 28 2015 - 3:05am

So you're jonesing for some nostalgia, are you? Look no further than Netflix, because in addition to all its newly available movies [1], the streaming service has plenty of classics to laugh at and cry at and to generally fill you with fuzzy feelings. There are a ton of comedies from the stars of '90s, plus horror films like Scream. How are you not on Netflix watching these right now? Well, don't go yet — take a look at all your options below first!

Scream (1996)

Why yes, you should watch Wes Craven's seminal horror film for the 46th time.

Watch it now! [2]

Picture Perfect (1997)

Can Jennifer Aniston [3] choose between her slimy co-worker (Kevin Bacon [4]) and a sweet wedding [5] photographer (Jay Mohr)? Look, just because you know how something turns out doesn't mean it's not worth watching.

Watch it now! [6]

She's All That (1999)

The quintessential teen movie from 1999 (though there were plenty more [7]), She's All That deserves another watch.

Watch it now! [8]

Wayne's World (1992)

Wayne's World! Wayne's World! No "Stairway"? Denied! That's all.

Watch it now! [9]

Harriet the Spy (1996)

What's not to treasure about the 1996 kids caper starring Michelle Trachtenberg [10]? It's a Nickelodeon movie, people! It's genius!

Watch it now! [11]

Rudy (1993)

Ready to watch your boyfriend/dad/brother cry? Cool, time to watch Rudy.

Watch it now! [12]

Clerks (1994)

Catch up on director Kevin Smith's first feature about a couple of convenience-store clerks (Brian O'Halloran and Jeff Anderson) and Jay (Jason Mewes) and Silent Bob (Smith).

Watch it now! [13]

The Addams Family (1991)

Angelica Huston is gorgeous and magnetic as the Addams family matriarch, and let's face it, it's time to feed your girl crush on Christina Ricci [14].

Watch it now! [15]

Wish Upon a Star (1996)

Otherwise known as the most magical Disney Channel original movie of all time.

Watch it now! [16]

Tommy Boy (1995)

David Spade keeps Chris Farley out of trouble in this unforgettable comedy. Watch it again . . . and again . . . and again.

Watch it now! [17]

Basic Instinct (1992)

This thriller is famous for Sharon Stone [18]'s most memorable and scandalous scene of all time. It involves a white dress and no underwear. That's as far as I'm willing to describe this.

Watch it now! [19]

Clueless (1995)

This is seriously available for you to watch anytime. Like right now.

Watch it now! [20]

Patch Adams

Relive one of Robin Williams [21]'s sweetest roles.

Watch it now [22].

The Beautician and the Beast (1997)

You can take The Nanny out of Queens . . . and put her in Eastern Europe to teach the president's children.

Watch it now. [23]

Suicide Kings (1997)

Check out Suicide Kings, a 1997 gangster comedy featuring Christopher Walken [24], Denis Leary, Jay Mohr, and Jeremy Sisto.

Watch it now. [25]

Wayne's World 2 (1993)

Party on with Wayne and Garth in this hilarious sequel.

Watch it now [26].

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)

Johnny Depp [27] emulates Hunter S. Thompson as his alter ego, Raoul Duke, in this cult classic.

Watch it now [28].

Fools Rush In (1997)

Remember that time Matthew Perry [29] and Salma Hayek [30] were in a romantic comedy?

Watch it now. [31]

Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)

There are only a handful of onscreen couples as charming as Hugh Grant [32] and Andie MacDowell in this bittersweet romance.

Watch it now. [33]

Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Settle in for some laughs and tears while hearing the story of soulmates Idgie and Ruth whose lives intertwine in the '20s. Bonus: Kathy Bates and Jessica Tandy.

Watch it now. [34]

American Beauty (1999)

This 1999 drama won five Oscars, including best picture. Watch as Kevin Spacey [35] falls hard for his daughter's best friend (Mena Suvari) and his suburban life begins to crumble.

Watch it now! [36]

The Out-of-Towners (1999)

Goldie Hawn [37] and Steve Martin [38] make comedy magic in this underrated remake from 1999. The two play empty nesters whose trip to New York is plagued by one disaster after another.

Watch it now! [39]

Total Recall (1990)

Revisit the original — not the 2012 remake — and one of Arnold Schwarzenegger [40]'s most iconic roles in this 1990 action classic.

Watch it now. [41]

Forrest Gump (1994)

One of Tom Hanks [42]'s best (and certainly most memorable) performances is in this '90s classic, which just gets better with each viewing.

Watch it now [43].

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Relive one of Tom Hanks [44] and Meg Ryan [45]'s sweetly tender romantic comedies — it just keeps getting better with every watch.

Watch it now! [46]

My Father the Hero (1994)

Young Katherine Heigl [47] plays the beautiful and precocious teen daughter of Gérard Depardieu, who's not quite ready to see her grow up.

Watch it now! [48]

Romeo + Juliet (1996)

Don't try to act like you won't be watching this every day for the next month. Young Leo? It's just too good.

Watch it now! [49]

Face/Off (1997)

If this scared you as a kid in the '90s, conquer your fears and rewatch all the campy goodness of Nicolas Cage [50] and John Travolta [51] literally switching faces.

Watch it now! [52]

Rounders (1998)

Matt Damon [53] and Edward Norton [54] star in this movie about a former gambler who returns to the life when his friend gets into massive debt.

Watch it now! [55]

Source: Miramax [56]

The Birdcage (1996)

Gay dads (Robin Williams [57] and Nathan Lane) agree to play it straight while meeting their son's fiancée's parents.

Watch it now! [58]

Source: United Artists [59]

Sabrina (1995)

A beautiful woman (Julia Ormond) suddenly finds herself being romanced by two brothers (Harrison Ford [60] and Greg Kinnear) in this remake of the 1954 classic.

Watch it now! [61]

Jerry Maguire (1996)

Cameron Crowe's movie may make you think of the now-ubiquitous line "You complete me," but when Jerry (Tom Cruise [62]) says it in context, it's dreamy.

Watch it now! [63]

Beautiful Girls (1996)

It's worth it to see this movie for adorable preteen Natalie Portman [64], whose character has a flirtation with a grown man that somehow doesn't come off as creepy.

Watch it now! [65]

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Though not a traditional romantic comedy, it is funny (Ben Affleck [66]!), and it is very, very romantic. And Gwyneth Paltrow [67] won an Oscar for it, so it has that going for it too.

Watch it now! [68]

Ghost (1990)

Because there's nothing sexier than pottery.

Watch it now. [69]

Election (1999)

Pick Flick and re-watch this dark comedy starring Reese Witherspoon [70] and Matthew Broderick [71].

Watch it now. [72]

Indecent Proposal (1993)

Woody Harrelson, Demi Moore [73], and Robert Redford [74] form a sexy love triangle in this racy thriller.

Watch it now. [75]

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