02/14/2013 10:40 am ET

The Worst Romantic Comedies

If you're planning on spending Valentine's Day with a sweet romantic comedy, there are a few movies you may want to avoid.

With bloated story lines, ludicrous plot twists and stale acting, some romantic comedies don't pack the magic the genre can bring. From the star-packed "Valentine's Day" to the painfully predictable "Friends With Benefits," we are continually reminded that big names don't always equal a memorable tale about love.

Which romantic films scraped the barrel when it came to reviews? Read through our slideshow below for 14 romantic comedies you might want to avoid on Valentine's Day.