Love or hate them; romantic comedies are movies you can’t help but love. There is something about pairing the two genres together that gives you a fantastic movie, even if the ending can be a little predictable. While there are many romantic comedies out there, a few have gone above and beyond to make incredible movies.
These ten movies are some of the best romantic comedies that were ever made, and if you haven’t watched them, we recommend you do.
10. The Princess Bride (1987)
This cult classic is a terrific romantic comedy that has an extraordinary story behind it. The story follows Princess Buttercup and Westley as they fight to stay together as they’ve always wanted. The two characters work well off each other, and the film is filled with great action scenes, tense moments, and a memorable script.
9. The Proposal (2009)
Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds make such a tremendous unlikely couple that this movie had to make the list. Margaret is an overbearing boss that forces her employee Andrew to marry her to stop her deportation to Canada. The pair head to Alaska to meet Andrew’s family, and the unlikely pair start to see some sparks fly.
8. The Wedding Singer (1998)
A wedding singer and waitress must work together and find out they’re engaged to the wrong people. The two form a bond and start a part that has a bog 80’s flair. The soundtrack to the movie is incredible, and the fashion is outrageous, but overall, it’s a great movie.
7. 13 Going on 30 (2004)
This Jennifer Garner classic follows Jenna, who wishes to turn 30 on her 13th birthday. When her wish comes true, she realizes her childhood shouldn’t be rushed, and her childhood crush is there the entire way to help her out.
6. Roman Holiday (1953)
There are various great Audrey Hepburn romantic comedies you can choose from, and Roman Holiday should be on the list. Princess Ann escapes from her guardian to go on an epic adventure in America with a newsman named Joe Bradley. The movie sets the tone for all rom coms in the future and is iconic for their Vespa scene.
5. Sixteen Candles (1984)
Sixteen Candles will help you relive your teenage years as you watch Samantha, played by Molly Ringwald, who has a less than ideal 16th birthday. If anything can go wrong on her birthday, it does, but Samantha finds a way to turn it around.
4. Isn’t It Romantic (2019)
If you love a lot of comedy in your movies, check out Isn’t It Romantic. The film stars Rebel Wilson as Natalie, who has turned her shoulder toward romance her entire life. When she is knocked unconscious, she wakes up and sees that she is living the typical rpm-com life, and she is anything but excited to see it.
3. Always Be My Maybe (2019)
Ali Wong and Randall Park are amazing in this movie, and Wong directed it. Sasha is a big named chef that goes home to San Francisco to open a new restaurant. While there, she runs into her childhood best friend Marcus, who’s life isn’t exactly as he wanted it to be. The movie has great banter and a lot of laughs but also plenty of drama.
2. Crazy Rich Asians (2018)
Adapted from Kevin Kwan’s book, the movie follows couple Nick and Rachel as they go back to Nick’s home. Rachel learns that Nick is from a wealthy family, and his mother disapproves of their relationship. The movie is your typical rom-com with a lot of great moments and drama that will have you clinging to the edge of your seat. The ending is always the best too.
1. Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)
This movie follows three separate stories that are all intertwined into one amazing ending. Jacob meets his match in Hannah, who surprises him with a great conversation, among other things. The only problem is Hannah’s dad not approving of Jacob. The story is amazing between three separate love stories, but it stars Emma Stone, Steve Carell, and Ryan Goslings, so the laughs are always there.
There is something about romantic comedies that will leave you in a great mood and wanting a little more. These are just a few of the fantastic movies you can choose from when it comes to looking for great rom coms.