Heartwarming Stories About Classic '80s Movies

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The '80s were a magical time for movies. That's because Hollywood studios were interested in making "high-concept" films that gave audiences original ideas they'd never seen before. Pictures like Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial came about as a result. 

Because of the originality that reigned in the decade, a lot of '80s movies have become genuine classics and maintain their appeal decades later. The happiness these films have brought audiences stems in part from the happiness the people making them felt. Some of your favorite films from that era have heartwarming stories attached to them - stories guaranteed to make you smile. What could be better than knowing a movie you love has an element of real joy off-screen to match the joy it provides on-screen?