POPSUGAR Celebrity

Iconic '90s Movies You Can Watch on Netflix Now

Aug 20 2015 - 2:20pm

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 dramas like Romeo + Juliet. 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]

Wayne's World (1992)

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

Watch it now! [3]

Harriet the Spy (1996)

What's not to treasure about the 1996 kids caper starring Michelle Trachtenberg [4]? It's a Nickelodeon movie, people! It's genius!

Watch it now! [5]

Rudy (1993)

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

Watch it now! [6]

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! [7]

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 [8].

Watch it now! [9]

Wish Upon a Star (1996)

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

Watch it now! [10]

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! [11]

Basic Instinct (1992)

This thriller is famous for Sharon Stone [12]'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! [13]

Clueless (1995)

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

Watch it now! [14]

Patch Adams

Relive one of Robin Williams [15]'s sweetest roles.

Watch it now [16].

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. [17]

Suicide Kings (1997)

Check out Suicide Kings, a 1997 gangster comedy featuring Christopher Walken [18], Denis Leary, Jay Mohr, and Jeremy Sisto.

Watch it now. [19]

Fools Rush In (1997)

Remember that time Matthew Perry [20] and Salma Hayek [21] were in a romantic comedy?

Watch it now. [22]

The Out-of-Towners (1999)

Goldie Hawn [23] and Steve Martin [24] 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! [25]

Total Recall (1990)

Revisit the original — not the 2012 remake — and one of Arnold Schwarzenegger [26]'s most iconic roles in this 1990 action classic.

Watch it now. [27]

Forrest Gump (1994)

One of Tom Hanks [28]'s best (and certainly most memorable) performances is in this '90s classic, which just gets better with each viewing.

Watch it now [29].

Sleepless in Seattle (1993)

Relive one of Tom Hanks [30] and Meg Ryan [31]'s sweetly tender romantic comedies — it just keeps getting better with every watch.

Watch it now! [32]

My Father the Hero (1994)

Young Katherine Heigl [33] plays the beautiful and precocious teen daughter of Gérard Depardieu, who's not quite ready to see her grow up.

Watch it now! [34]

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! [35]

Rounders (1998)

Matt Damon [36] and Edward Norton [37] star in this movie about a former gambler who returns to the life when his friend gets into massive debt.

Watch it now! [38]

Source: Miramax [39]

Sabrina (1995)

A beautiful woman (Julia Ormond) suddenly finds herself being romanced by two brothers (Harrison Ford [40] and Greg Kinnear) in this remake of the 1954 classic.

Watch it now! [41]

Jerry Maguire (1996)

Cameron Crowe's movie may make you think of the now-ubiquitous line "You complete me," but when Jerry (Tom Cruise [42]) says it in context, it's dreamy.

Watch it now! [43]

Beautiful Girls (1996)

It's worth it to see this movie for adorable preteen Natalie Portman [44], whose character has a flirtation with a grown man that somehow doesn't come off as creepy.

Watch it now! [45]

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Though not a traditional romantic comedy, it is funny (Ben Affleck [46]!), and it is very, very romantic. And Gwyneth Paltrow [47] won an Oscar for it, so it has that going for it too.

Watch it now! [48]

Ghost (1990)

Because there's nothing sexier than pottery.

Watch it now. [49]

Election (1999)

Pick Flick and re-watch this dark comedy starring Reese Witherspoon [50] and Matthew Broderick [51].

Watch it now. [52]

Indecent Proposal (1993)

Woody Harrelson, Demi Moore [53], and Robert Redford [54] form a sexy love triangle in this racy thriller.

Watch it now. [55]

Almost Famous

Travel back to 1973 with Cameron Crowe's fantastic coming-of-age story. Patrick Fugit stars as a young kid traveling with a rock band when he falls for Kate Hudson [56] as Penny Lane, the role that earned her an Oscar nomination.

Watch it now! [57]

American Beauty

This 1999 drama won five Oscars, including best picture. Watch as Kevin Spacey [58] falls hard for his daughter's best friend (Mena Suvari) and his suburban life begins to crumble.

Watch it now! [59]

Batman & Robin

George Clooney [60] gets a lot of flak for this Batman movie (and his bat nipples), but at this point, it's so bad that it's a really good time.

Watch it now [61].

Wayne's World 2

Party on with Wayne and Garth in this hilarious sequel.

Watch it now [62].

Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas

Johnny Depp [63] emulates Hunter S. Thompson as his alter ego, Raoul Duke, in this cult classic.

Watch it now [64].


Halle Berry [65] and Warren Beatty star in this political comedy about a senator who has a breakthrough and decides to be completely honest.

Watch it now. [66]

The Aviator

Can you believe it's been over a decade since Leonardo DiCaprio [67] starred as Howard Hughes? Time to sit down and rewatch Martin Scorsese [68]'s historical drama.

Watch it now. [69]

Legally Blonde and Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

There are so many reasons to love Legally Blonde [70], why not watch it for the millionth time?

Watch it now. [71]

National Treasure

Nicolas Cage [72], Diane Kruger [73], and Justin Bartha [74] team up to find a treasure linked to the Declaration of Independence.

Watch it now. [75]


Go all the way back to the beginning with the original Underworld, starring Kate Beckinsale [76] as a vampire warrior.

Watch it now. [77]

Source URL