Romantic comedies: you love them or you tolerate them, but they're always good for some light entertainment and a life lesson or two. (Okay okay, and sometimes a few tears.) Here, the best and most classic rom-coms to watch before you break 30—especially since the big 3-0 is such a rom-com trope in and of itself.More
You've already heard all the buzz about this movie before the Oscars, and it's very much worth your while to catch it while it's still in theaters. The modern musical directed by the very young Damien Chazelle (of Whiplash fame) re-unites Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in this magical love story set in L.A. about ambition, integrity, and timing that has enough dance numbers and beautiful duets to melt you into your seat.
The full moon sometimes makes us do crazy things—or, at least, that's what we'd like to blame—which is the central theme of this film about a widow (played by the fabulous Cher) who travels with her fiancé to Sicily to meet his family. She ends up falling for his baker brother (Nicolas Cage), while her father and mother engage in extra-marital affairs, and the romantic hijinx won over critics who awarded the film three Oscars, including a Best Actress award for Cher.