Autumn is finally here! The leaves are changing colors, the weather is getting cooler, and your warm sweaters can finally come down from the hanger! The season can also be recognized for its use in some of the most feel-good, enjoyable movies.
Here are 18 movies that revolve around the fall season, or take place in the autumn months, and make us feel all warm and fuzzy inside!
Garden State (2004)
After more than a decade away from his family, a young man returns home for a family funeral and discovers more about himself than he ever could have imagined.
Starring: Zach Braff, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard
You've Got Mail (1998)
Two competing business owners unwittingly fall in love online.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Greg Kinnear
Good Will Hunting (1997)
A gifted but troubled young finds solace in a psychologist whose goal is to redirect his life.
Starring: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Autumn in New York (2000)
An older man who has yet to settle down finds himself falling for a younger, but terminally ill woman.
Starring: Richard Gere, Winona Ryder, Vera Farmiga
St. Elmo's Fire (1985)
Fresh out of college, a group of young friends struggle to integrate themselves into the working world.
Starring: Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Judd Nelson
Dan in Real Life (2007)
Awkwardness ensues when a single father meets an interesting girl at a bookstore, only to find out she's taken by his own brother.
Starring: Steve Carell, Alison Pill, Juliette Binoche
Remember The Titans (2000)
Based on a true story, two segregated schools come together in a time of racial division and work to become the greatest team in the world.
Starring: Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris
A 15 year old finds himself caught in a love triangle between an attractive teacher and a friend's father.
Starring: Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Olivia Williams
Dead Poets Society (1989)
A group of smart but shy students are inspired by their eloquent new English professor.
Starring: Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
The wild ways of Mr. Fox are strained when he faces his biggest challenge of all: Being a good father.
Starring: George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Preston, Idaho's most interesting resident works to get his best friend elected as student body president. Vote for Pedro!
Starring: Jon Heder, Aaron Ruell, Jon Gries
When Harry Met Sally... (1989)
Two recent college graduates form a friendship on their drive home, and enjoy their friendship, but wonder if it can continue without romance getting in the way.
Starring: Billy Crystal, Meg Ryan, Carrie Fisher
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
A man diagnosed with bipolar disorder and anger issues is discharged from his mental institution, with the goal of rekindling a past relationship.
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro
A nerdy student convinces a jock to run for class president, causing an upset against his popular opponent.
Starring: Matthew Broderick, Reese Witherspoon, Chris Klein
The children of a divorced couple must adjust to life with their father's new girlfriend, when their birth mother is diagnosed with cancer.
Starring: Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Two sisters who work at a local pizza parlor discover something magical about the pies they make.
Starring: Julia Roberts, Annabeth Gish, Lili Taylor
Far From Heaven (2002)
Set in the 1950's, a housewife discovers her husband cheating on her with another man, and takes solace through a newfound friendship with her African-American gardener.
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Julianne Moore, Dennis Haysbert
Practical Magic (1998)
Two sisters who grew up with their eccentric aunts discover magical powers deep within themselves.
Starring: Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Dianne Wiest