40 Sexy Movies Available to Stream on Netflix For Date Night This April
The weather is finally heating up, and so is Netflix's movie selection. Whether your thing is playfully sexy rom-coms or dark, seductive thrillers, Netflix has a steamy movie for everyone, and you'd be hard-pressed to find a better match for your next date night (or your next solo night in with a big glass of wine). While it may not be shorts weather just yet, read on to see all of the sexy movies that will turn up the heat in your living room this month — no weighted blanket required.
In this psychological thriller, Idris Elba and Beyoncé play married couple Derek and Sharon Charles, and they make as hot and perfect a couple as you would imagine — that is, until the new girl at work (played by Heroes' Ali Larter) starts toying with Derek's mind (and stalking him and Sharon hardcore).
When it's available: April 1
The Perfect Date
In this Netflix original rom-com, Riverdale's Camila Mendes stars as a beautiful private school student who — bored with her usual selection of eligible bachelors — resorts to using an app that allows you to rent out stand-in boyfriends. Luck would have it that she comes across a sweet guy just trying to save money for college by renting out himself (and who also happens to be Netflix heartthrob Noah Centineo).
When it's available: April 12
The New Romantic
Best known for playing Alyssa in The End of the F***ing World, Jessica Barden stars in this sexy comedy as a journalism student in need of some inspiration (and some cash) who decides to masquerade as a sugar baby for a wealthy older man, hoping the resulting story will earn her a win in an upcoming journalism competition. Luckily, Camila Mendes is happy to show her the ropes.
When it's available: April 15
Starring Jane the Virgin's Gina Rodriguez, Pitch Perfect's Brittany Snow, and She's Gotta Have It's DeWanda Wise, this comedy tells the story of aspiring music journalist Jenny (played by Rodriguez), whose boyfriend of nine years unceremoniously dumps her as soon as she lands her dream job in San Francisco because he's not willing to make long distance work. However, her two BFFs, Blair and Erin (played by Snow and Wise, respectively), are there to help her get over her ex and give her one last crazy (and sexy) weekend in New York City before she moves across the country.
When it's available: April 19
The Ugly Truth
Katherine Heigl stars in this rom-com as an unlucky-in-love TV producer named Abby, who's desperate to woo the sexy doctor who just moved next door, while Gerald Butler costars as the crass TV celebrity who's determined to help Abby land the doctor by proving just how little she understands about men.
When it's available: April 25
This dreamy romance revolves around Star (played by Sasha Lane), a young woman who runs away from her troubled home life to drive across the Midwest, and Jake (played by Shia LaBeouf), the hard-partying guy who lures Star into a world of debauchery.
When it's available: April 27
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
Starring the unlikely but surprisingly satisfying duo of Michael Cera and Kat Dennings, this rom-com (which is based on the novel of the same name by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan) follows two teens throughout the course of a night as they attempt to hunt down an elusive band's secret show and gradually find themselves falling for each other.
Though we're sure you're familiar with this adaptation of the 1996 Nicholas Sparks novel, watching Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams's turbulent and insanely magnetic multiyear love story never gets old (or any less hot).
Wet Hot American Summer
This absurd, raunchy 2001 camp romp provides a comically loaded cast of beautiful people (including Molly Shannon, Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, and Elizabeth Banks, among many others) and plenty of '80s short-shorts.
In this Argentinian comedy-drama, a once-famous 35-year-old singer named Martina gets dumped and loses her voice. But just when everything seems hopeless, her supposed half-sister, Francisca, arrives out of the blue, asking that Martina accompany her and her insanely sexy young boyfriend on a wild adventure to Chile to clear up the question of their parentage.
When it's available: March 31
The Lives of Others
This German Oscar-winning drama tells the story of a dedicated Stasi officer who decides to spy on a playwright and his famous actress girlfriend when he doubts their loyalty to the Communist party, but the longer the officer watches them, the more he warms to them — a sentiment that becomes complicated when his superior orders him to eliminate the playwright so he can have the beautiful actress for himself.
The Tree of Blood
In this steamy Spanish romance, a young couple visit an old farmhouse that belonged to the woman's family, and it is there that they discover their shared genealogical roots and family histories, as well as a terrible secret that could threaten the future of their relationship.
Not to be confused with the late-'90s flick 54 starring Ryan Phillippe, Salma Hayek, and Neve Campbell, this documentary-style movie offers an inside look at the real Studio 54, the pleasure-seeking epicenter of 1970s New York City that would become known as the greatest (and sexiest) nightclub of all time.
Across the Universe
Starring Rachel Evan Wood and Jim Sturgess as Lucy and Jude, this trippy Beatles-themed musical romance places two star-crossed lovers in the midst of the Vietnam War, the turbulence of the late 1960s, and the most incredible soundtrack you'll ever hear.
John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson star in this eccentric crime film about two philosophical hitmen whose lives become intertwined with a strange cast of characters, including a sexy mid-1990s Uma Thurman in what may be her hottest role ever (and that's including the Kill Bill movies).
Though you may think of this film as more gory than sexy, let us remind you who headlines this 2006 Boston crime thriller: Leonardo DiCaprio as a South Boston cop who goes undercover, Matt Damon as a career criminal who infiltrates the Boston police department, and Mark Wahlberg as a police sergeant — basically the eye-candy trifecta.
Meet Joe Black
In this movie, an aging billionaire media mogul makes a barter with Death in order to extend his life and allow Death a chance at being a human — but what he didn't expect was for Death (who appears in the form of a late '90s Brad Pitt) to fall in love with his daughter, who is played by the beautiful Claire Forlani.
This sizzling crime thriller stars Ben Affleck and Charlize Theron as Rudy and Ashley, lovers who meet through a prison pen-pal program. But before they can start their new life together, Ashley's crazy criminal brother threatens their happiness when his crew decides Rudy has information they need.
If you can't get enough of Step Up and Save the Last Dance, then you'll love this new movie about an affluent dancer whose father's bankruptcy means the end of her formal dance training — and her introduction to a hip-hop dancer who wants to teach her all new moves.
Starring the incredibly sexy Jim Sturgess and Anne Hathaway, this movie takes a working-class idealist and a rich playboy and visits them on the same day each year for 20 years until they finally, inevitably, realize just how in love they are. The result is just as satisfying as you can imagine.
From Dusk Till Dawn
In this '90s flick, George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino play brothers on the run after a bank robbery who decide to take cover in a topless bar — unfortunately, the bar also happens to be a hangout for a gang of vampires. If we don't already have your attention, Salma Hayek also performs a sexy dance with a snake way before Britney Spears made it cool.
In this new Netflix psychological horror film set in the world of webcam pornography, Madeline Brewer from The Handmaid's Tale stars as an erotic cam girl who finds her popular channel hijacked by a look-alike. What's even better: Cam is one of the few films about sex work written by a former sex worker, resulting in a story that doesn't glamorize, glorify, or romanticize the profession.
This '90s cult classic is centered on a group of unbelievably attractive indie record store employees — including Liv Tyler, Renée Zellweger, Robin Tunney, and Johnny Whitworth — as they try to save their shop from being sold to a major retail chain, with lots of flirtation and hookups along the way. Besides launching half a dozen careers, this movie also gave us the gift of Rex Manning Day to celebrate the sexy Rex Manning (played by Maxwell Caulfield).
Based on the Marvel Comics character, this movie is centered on the stoic, sexy T'Challa (played by Chadwick Boseman), who returns home to the African nation of Wakanda after his father's untimely death to take his place as king.
Though Scarlett Johansson never actually appears in this film, she still manages to woo us (and Joaquin Phoenix) as the sexy voice of Samantha, a new operating system with a sensitive, playful personality.
In this biopic depicting the early years of director and aviation tycoon Howard Hughes (played by Leonardo DiCaprio), Hughes hides his dark side with his successful public persona. Cate Blanchett and Kate Beckinsale round out the cast as Hughes's lovers Katharine Hepburn and Ava Gardner.
To All the Boys I've Loved Before
In this movie, based on the bestselling YA novel of the same name, high schooler Lara Jean (Lana Condor) discovers that her secret love letters got mailed to each of her five crushes, and her quiet high school existence will never be the same.
This 2000 British-American romantic dramedy tells the story of the beautiful, mysterious Vianne (Juliette Binoche), who arrives in a tranquil French town and opens an unusual chocolate shop that lures in the villagers by anticipating their desires.
There's no clear answer as to who the coolest superhero is in the Marvel universe, but there is no question that Chris Hemsworth is the hottest.
Love, lust, sex, and modern relationships are all explored in this film from the viewpoint of four Indian women.
Us and Them
This film follows the love story between two strangers who meet on a train in China and the bond that forms and evolves over several decades after.
This '90s dramedy tells the story of high school friends brought back together for their 10-year reunion, and with an absolutely stacked cast that includes Natalie Portman, Mira Sorvino, Timothy Hutton, Matt Dillon, Uma Thurman, Lauren Holly, Rosie O'Donnell, and Michael Rapaport, you know it's going to be a reunion to remember.
Gillian Jacobs, Vanessa Bayer, and Phoebe Robinson play three best friends whose trip to Ibiza becomes a game to track down a popular DJ (played by Game of Thrones hottie Richard Madden).
Dare to Be Wild
This UK movie is based on the true story of an Irish landscaper who gets a chance to compete at the prestigious Chelsea flower show (and falls in love with a sexy builder (Tom Hughes) along the way).
Blue Is the Warmest Color
This movie is a coming-of-age romance about a 15-year-old girl who begins to explore her sexuality.
Y Tu Mamá También
When two young men go on a road trip with a woman and both begin a sexual relationship with her (as well as with each other), things are bound to get complicated.