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    17 Movies That Will Instantly Cure Your Wanderlust

    Take a virtual vacation courtesy of the silver screen.

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    1. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

    Universal Pictures

    Best way to cure a crushing heartbreak? Escape to Hawaii, of course. Forgetting Sarah Marshall stars Jason Segal, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Russell Brand in a hilarious ride of what it's like to navigate life after a sudden breakup. Peter Bretter (portrayed by Segal) takes off to a beautiful Hawaiian resort but unexpectedly runs into his now ex-girlfriend. Grab some pineapple, and pretend you're on the beach when you watch this fun rom-com.

    You'll love it if: you've been fantasizing about the ultimate tropical vacay.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, iTunes, or Cinemax

    2. Wine Country (2019)

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    Netflix's Wine Country features a stellar cast of hilarious ladies, including Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, and Tina Fey, for the ultimate girls weekend in Napa. Pop open your favorite bottle and get ready for laughs. It's always wine o'clock somewhere, right?

    You'll love it if: there's never enough wine to fill your glass.

    Where to watch: Netflix

    3. Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

    Warner Bros. Pictures

    Crazy Rich Asians will leave you craving adventure in Singapore. It's based on Kevin Kwan's book and stars Constance Wu and Henry Golding. From authentic street food to tropical scenes that are straight-up postcard-worthy, this film should top your watch list. It delivers all the bells and whistles of a classic rom-com, while the picturesque setting of Singapore takes center stage.

    You'll love it if: you're in need of a feel-good film complete with an international getaway.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Hulu, or HBO Now

    4. The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

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    The Fault in Our Stars is full of feels, to say the least. The YA film was adapted from John Green's 2012 book of the same name. After audiences instantly fall in love with Hazel Grace Lancaster (portrayed by Shailene Woodley) and Augustus Waters (portrayed by Ansel Elgort), it's a roller coaster of emotions as the pair navigate health, love, and a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Amsterdam.

    You'll love it if: you're a sucker for a YA love story and need a good cry.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Hulu, or iTunes

    5. Couples Retreat (2009)

    Universal Pictures

    In an attempt to improve their relationships, four couples descend on an all-inclusive resort surrounded by nothing but sand, sea, and sun. From the striking oceanfront views to perfect weather, it's impossible not to be in vacation mode when you watch Couples Retreat.

    You'll love it if: being beachside with your SO is your happy place.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    6. The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003)

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    Growing up, who didn't dream of getting away to celebrate graduation day? The Lizzie McGuire Movie follows Hilary Duff on a trip to Italy that she'll never forget. From fateful meetings at the Trevi Fountain to transforming into an Italian pop star, we all wanted to be in Lizzie's shoes that summer.

    You'll love it if: you've always dreamed of going on an epic graduation trip.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Disney+, or iTunes

    7. Up (2009)

    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

    Up is an animated film full of whimsy and adventure. Carl Fredricksen (voiced by Ed Asner) does the unbelievable and transforms his long-time home into a flying house with the help of lots of colorful helium balloons. The end goal? For Fredricksen to make it to South America's Paradise Falls to fulfill a promise and dream he once shared with his late wife, Ellie. Can someone pass the tissues? Because this one is full of feels.

    You'll love it if: you're obsessed with all things Pixar and never gave up on your childhood dreams.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, iTunes, or Disney+

    8. Girls Trip (2017)

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    If you need some New Orleans vibes in your life, Girls Trip is the film for you. You'll see iconic NOLA sights and sounds as four recently reunited BFFs navigate Essence Music Festival weekend. Whip up a hurricane cocktail and chow down on some Cajun food for the complete experience.

    You'll love it if: visiting New Orleans is at the top of your bucket list.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    9. Wild (2014)

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    If you've ever had dreams of hiking the Pacific Crest Trail in your lifetime, you won't want to miss out on Wild. It stars Reese Witherspoon and is based on Cheryl Strayed's 2012 memoir Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail. There's adventure, self-discovery, and scenic views from the Mojave Desert to Mount Hood National Forest.

    You'll love it if: hiking trails and national parks are some of your favorite places to explore.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    10. EuroTrip (2004)

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    EuroTrip takes you on a hilariously wild ride as four friends navigate the likes of London, Amsterdam, Rome, and more. From sipping on absinthe to visiting historic sites, this film is a comedic classic you need to watch at least once.

    You'll love it if: you've dreamed backpacking around Europe or taking a gap year after graduation.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Sling TV, or iTunes

    11. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)

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    Who knew one seemingly magical pair of jeans could change the lives of four best friends? The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is a coming-of-age adventure based on Ann Brashares' 2001 novel. From South Carolina to Mexico and Greece, this singular pair of pants keeps friends connected all summer, despite not being in the same city or country.

    You'll love it if: you need a heartwarming movie because you're missing your besties.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    12. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

    Paramount Pictures / Miramax Films

    The Talented Mr. Ripley is yet another book that got the silver screen adaptation. Based on Patricia Highsmith's 1955 novel, the film follows Tom Ripley (portrayed by Matt Damon) as he befriends Dickie (portrayed by Jude Law) and his girlfriend Marge (portrayed by Gwyneth Paltrow). It's a thrilling ride in Italy until the very end.

    You'll love it if: you want to spend a summer exploring Europe.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    13. Mamma Mia! (2008)

    Universal Pictures

    What do you get when you mix Greece's dreamy bright-blue waters and some of ABBA's most iconic singles together? If Mamma Mia! didn't automatically pop into your head, it's time to change that. It has an all-star cast with names like Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, and Colin Firth, to name a few. Plus, it will instantly make you want to pack your bags and head straight to Greece.

    You'll love it if: you religiously sing along to any and every ABBA song in existence.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, iTunes, or Hulu

    14. Monte Carlo (2011)

    20th Century Fox

    After being mistaken for a British heiress while on a grad trip to Paris, Grace Bennett (portrayed by Selena Gomez) jets off to Monte Carlo with her stepsister and best friend. From attending a lavish ball to yacht parties, this trip ends up being anything but ordinary — all thanks doppelgänger looks.

    You'll love it if: You're in serious need of a trip with your girls.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Hulu, or iTunes

    15. The Hangover (2009)

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    When you take a bachelor party and add in Sin City, you're undoubtedly going to be in for a night to remember. From tigers on the loose to counting cards, the wild antics will have you laughing from start to finish. Plus, this iconic wolf pack isn't one you easily forget.

    You'll love it if: you live by the motto "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas."

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

    16. Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)

    Buena Vista Pictures

    After a devastating divorce, Frances Mayes (portrayed by Diane Lane) packs up her life and starts a new chapter in Tuscany. It's based on Mayes' 1996 memoir where she randomly stumbles across a villa in Cortona. She decides to renovate it as she rediscovers herself again. There's friendship, love, and the charming background you could only find Under the Tuscan Sun.

    You'll love it if: you have dreams of packing your bags for an international adventure.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, Hulu, or iTunes

    17. Eat Pray Love (2010)

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    If you want to jet off to places like Italy, India, and Bali, look no further than Eat Pray Love. Based on Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir, this film will help cure any travel blues. It stars Julia Roberts as Elizabeth, who goes on a journey around the globe to change her life. From eating the best Italian dishes to learning about love, this film is a must for anyone looking to find themselves again.

    You'll love it if: you're a foodie, enjoy doing yoga, or want to soak up rays on a beach all day long.

    Where to watch: Vudu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Google Play Movies & TV, or iTunes

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