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80s The Best Romance Movies of 1980  

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List of the best 1980 romance movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. If watching men and women fall in love is your idea of a good movie, then these films are definitely worth checking out. These are all the romance movies that defined the year 1980, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

This is a list that includes movies like Airplane! and Heaven's Gate. This isn't necessarily a list of all romance movies from 1980, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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derek1969 added Can't Buy Me Love Paula Abdul, Patrick Dempsey, Seth Green

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derek1969 added The Princess Bride Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

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When Harry Met Sally... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Romance Movies of 1980
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The Blue Lagoon Brooke Shields, William Daniels, Leo McKern

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52 28
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50 35
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Urban Cowboy John Travolta, Bonnie Raitt, Debra Winger

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33 37
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Somewhere in Time Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer, William H. Macy

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24 28
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derek1969 added Always Audrey Hepburn, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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26 31
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Airplane! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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23 31
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Seems Like Old Times Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Charles Grodin

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29 42
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Xanadu Olivia Newton-John, Gene Kelly, Cliff Richard

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8 29
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Heaven's Gate Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges

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Bronco Billy Clint Eastwood, Alison Eastwood, George Wendt

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Little Miss Marker Julie Andrews, Tony Curtis, Bob Newhart

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Stardust Memories Sharon Stone, Woody Allen, Charlotte Rampling

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5 27
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It's My Turn Michael Douglas, Dianne Wiest, Charles Grodin

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5 27
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Loving Couples Susan Sarandon, Shirley MacLaine, James Coburn

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Alaigal Oivathillai Karthik, Goundamani, Silk Smitha

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Bandish Hema Malini, Rajesh Khanna, nm2147526

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Red Rose Rajesh Khanna, Poonam Dhillon

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La Boum Sophie Marceau, Dominique Lavanant, Bernard Giraudeau

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1 20
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The Last Metro Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret

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Kallukkul Eeram P. Bharathiraja, Goundamani, Janagaraj

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Jane Austen in Manhattan Sean Young, Anne Baxter, Robert Powell

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Johnny Rajinikanth, Sridevi, Suruli Rajan

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1 20
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Serial Christopher Lee, Tuesday Weld, Sally Kellerman

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Do Aur Do Paanch Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Kader Khan

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Oru Kai Osai K. Bhagyaraj

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Shaan Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor