30 best Netflix movies to watch this summer

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To All The Boys I've Loved Before - Best Netflix original movies
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3. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Genre: Romance

Release Year: 2018

Directed By: Susan Johnson

Cast: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart, Andrew Bachelor, Trezzo Mahoro, Madeleine Arthur, Emilija Baranac, Israel Broussard, John Corbett

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before was one of Netflix’s biggest hits of 2018. The movie was based on the 2014 novel by the same name from author Jenny Han. It also introduced the world to a young and talented cast.

The teen romance film centers on Lara Jean (Condor), a high school junior who writes letters to all the boys she had crushes on. She keeps the letters locked away with no intention revealing them but he little sister finds them and mails them out. At that time, Lara Jean was in love with her sister’s ex-boyfriend. She makes an agreement with old crush Peter (Centineo) to fake date each other so it makes her crush and Peter’s ex jealous. Over time, Lara Jean and Peter begin getting closer as a romance starts to bloom.

The movie made viewers fall in love with the characters portrayed by Condor and Centineo. Due to the popularity for To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, Netflix ordered a sequel based on the second novel in the series. It’s expected to debut in 2020.