The Best Comedy Dramas of the 1980s

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Secrets

1983    Gavin Millar    Rated R

Comedy Drama

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The Four Seasons

1981    Alan Alda    Rated PG

Comedy Drama    Ensemble Film    Marriage Drama

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83

Turk 182!

1985    Bob Clark    Rated PG13

Action    Comedy Drama

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84

Fandango

1985    Kevin Reynolds    Rated PG

Buddy Film    Comedy    Comedy Drama

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85

Shirley Valentine

1989    Lewis Gilbert    Rated R

Based-on-Theatre    Comedy Drama    Drama

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86

Housekeeping

1987    Bill Forsyth    Rated PG

Comedy Drama    Coming-of-Age    Domestic Comedy

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87

Return of the Secaucus 7

1980    John Sayles    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Drama    Ensemble Film

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88

Miracles

1989    Jackie Chan    Rated PG13

Action    Comedy Drama    Crime

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89

Gross Anatomy

1989    Thom Eberhardt    Rated PG13

Comedy Drama    Romance    Romantic Comedy

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90

Cousins

1989    Joel Schumacher    Rated PG13

Romance    Comedy Drama    Romantic Comedy

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92

Choose Me

1984    Alan Rudolph    Rated R

Romance    Comedy Drama    Ensemble Film

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93

Sunday in the Park with George

1986    Terry Hughes    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Drama    Made-for-Television

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94

Crimes of the Heart

1986    Bruce Beresford    Rated PG13

Based-on-Theatre    Comedy Drama    Drama

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95

Irreconcilable Differences

1984    Charles Shyer    Not Rated

Comedy Drama    Domestic Comedy    Drama

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96

Four Friends

1981    Arthur Penn    Rated R

Romance    Comedy Drama    Romantic Drama

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97

Insignificance

1985    Nicolas Roeg    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Drama    Satire

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98

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains

1982    Lou Adler    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Drama    Musical

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99

Creator

1985    Ivan Passer    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Science Fiction    Romantic Comedy

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Bagdad Cafe

1987    Percy Adlon    Rated PG

Americana    Comedy Drama    Ensemble Film

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