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10 Feel Good Movies To Watch On A Sick Day

Movies are the best medicine.

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10 Feel Good Movies To Watch On A Sick Day
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Everybody has had one of those days where they just don't feel good. Whether you're sick, tired, or just a little down, sometimes all you can do is lay in bed and watch your favorite movies to lift your spirits. Here are ten of my all-time favorite sick day movies. Enjoy!

1. "Mulan" (1998)

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I know this is a kid's movie but come on, it's "Mulan"! So funny, so empowering, and it has the best soundtrack ever.

2. "Mamma Mia" (2008)

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This fun musical (that takes place in Greece, by the way) will have you singing along at the top of your lungs.

3. "The Princess Bride" (1987)

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An absolute classic. "The Princess Bride" has everything: true love, adventure, humor, sword fighting, and friendship.

4. "The Proposal" (2009)

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My all time favorite romantic comedy. Betty White, Ryan Reynolds, and Sandra Bullock… need I say more?

5. "The Princess Diaries" (2001)

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"The Princess Diaries" makes me feel like anybody can be a princess, and sometimes I just need that.

6. "Beauty and the Beast" (2017)

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Make sure to watch the 2017 version with Emma Watson and not the old cartoon. It's so much better.

7. "Moana" (2016)

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I've been obsessed with this movie since it came out two years ago. "How Far I'll Go" is my anthem.

8. "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" (2001)

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Before the "Harry Potter" movies get super dark and depressing, we have "The Sorcerer's Stone". It's a magical gem filled with friendship that will make you wish you could join Harry and his friends at Hogwarts.

9. "Star Wars A New Hope" (1977)

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This isn't exactly a happy go lucky movie, but I've been watching it since I was a little kid so it still gives me all the nostalgic feels.

10. "A Knight's Tale" (2001)

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The most underrated movie of all time. I can't even explain it. Just watch it

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