• The 14 Greatest '80s Romantic Comedies Ranked

    9 days ago - By Slash Film

    Rom-coms have been popular since the '30s and '40s, when classics like "It Happened One Night," "His Girl Friday," "The Philadelphia Story," "Bringing Up Baby," and "Some Like It Hot" courted moviegoers. It wasn't uncommon for these uproarious films to receive rave reviews from both critics and viewers, and they continued to permeate as Hollywood moved into the '50s and beyond. '80s rom-coms continued this beloved tradition, infusing classical filmmaking techniques with the innovations of blockbuster movies, pioneered by the likes of "Jaws" and "Star Wars." Accordingly, rom-coms of the era...
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