A great romantic comedy can make you laugh, cry, teach you about life, or take you into another world. They can range from the traditional plot of man and woman meet, go through various obstacles, and are finally able to be together, or, as have become increasingly popular in recent years, they can feature an offbeat plot that keeps you guessing from the beginning. While it is typically understood that romantic comedies are networked as "chick flicks," there are in fact some movies that appeal to both the male and female sexes. What movies get classified as a romantic comedy? Any type of film that's based around a love story that can make you laugh. If you're looking to pick up a few movies for your collection, check out the films below.
These movies came out in the last year or so and can all be purchased on DVD. See descriptions below for basic plot outlines.
These movies have been around for at least 5 years and all had great openings at the box office. Since they are well-liked and watched by a large audience, you can often find reruns of these films on TV, and many of them may make you stop channel surfing just so you can tune in and watch again.
If you are a fan of romantic comedies, then you have most likely seen all of these films. They appeal to all generations and each age group can take something different away from these classic tales of romance.
So you've decided on your favorite movie and you're ready to watch. Now what? Get all of your supplies ready for a stellar movie night!