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8 Most Iconic Rom-Coms of All Time

8 Most Iconic Rom-Coms of All Time

Films have always been a great source of entertainment from time immemorial. Especially during the times of COVID-19, people started spending more of their time watching films and TV shows. 

The pandemic also gave people the leverage of remote working which not only helped people work from the comfort and safety of their homes but also saved a lot of time. 

Now, if you are someone who’s working from home or has taken a break to chill out, here are the 10 most iconic rom-coms of all time that you must watch. 

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)

Directed by Donald Petrie, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days is a romantic-comedy film starring Kate Hudson and Matthew McConoughey in lead roles. The film is based on a short comic book of the same name and follows a beautiful story. 

Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson) is a writer who thrives for hard-hitting stories and for that, she pitches the idea of getting a man to leave her in 10 days. To know the entire storyline, you must watch the film. 

When Harry Met Sally (1989) 

Helmed by Rob Reiner, When Harry Met Sally stars Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal in lead roles and is known as one of the most entertaining rom-coms of all time. The film explores the theory of ‘men and women can’t be friends’ and takes a classic turn to entertain the viewers. 

Notting Hill (1999) 

Released in 1999, Notting Hill has to be the classic rom-com that one should watch once in their lifetime. Following an astonishing storyline, Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant play the lead roles and don’t leave a pinch of doubt while playing their respective characters. You just simply cannot miss out on this. 

My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997) 

Starring the iconic Julia Roberts, Cameron Diaz, and Dermot Mulroney, the film is a romantic-comedy representing a fun and emotional storyline. Julia impresses the audience with her innocent performance and thousand-watt smile while Dermot and Cameron are also a delight to watch in the film. 

Pretty Woman (1990) 

Directed by Garry Marshall, Pretty Woman is the most iconic rom-com film starring the beautiful and talented Julia Roberts along with Richard Gere in the male lead. The film showcases a thoughtful story of a rich man who falls in love with a prostitute and doesn’t let any tabboo take his love away from him. The film has a lot of drama, comedy, and whatnot! 

Sleepless in Seattle (1993) 

This another iconic piece has a combination of comedy, drama, and romance. Written and directed by Nora Ephron, the film stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan in lead roles. The storyline starts when a widowed man’s son calls a radio talk show to find his lonely father a life partner. And the story ahead is for you to watch. 

Clueless (1995) 

Featuring Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy and Paul Rudd, the film is an American coming-of-age teen comedy drama film helmed by Amy Heckerling. The plot showcases a beautiful and popular high school girl who helps a new student by giving her a makeover, making it the talk of the town. What follows next is for you to witness and enjoy! 

Well, the makeover would definitely make you play am i beautiful quiz

10 Things I Hate About You (1999)  

This American rom-com film helmed by Gil Junger, stars Julia Stiles, Heath Ledger, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Larisa Oleynik in the leading roles. Following the setup of an American high-school, the film offers drama with a quirky twist. 

Bottom Line

While there’s an ocean of films to watch, you must start with the best ones. Next time you think of watching a movie with your family, friends or even alone, keep in mind the above mentioned suggestions and thank us later! 

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