The Best Comedy Dramas of the 1980s

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Brighton Beach Memoirs

1986    Gene Saks    Rated PG13

Based-on-a-True-Story    Based-on-Theatre    Biopic

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Nothing in Common

1986    Garry Marshall    Rated PG

Comedy    Comedy Drama    Domestic Comedy

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A Christmas Carol

1984    Clive Donner    Rated PG

Based-on-19th-Century-Literature    Comedy Drama    Drama

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The Ninth Configuration

1980    William Peter Blatty    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Comedy Thriller    Drama

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Time of the Gypsies

1988    Emir Kusturica    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Coming-of-Age    Crime

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The Hotel New Hampshire

1984    Tony Richardson    Rated R

Black Comedy    Comedy    Comedy Drama

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Heartburn

1986    Mike Nichols    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Marriage Drama    Film a Clef

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Class

1983    Lewis John Carlino    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Romance    Sex Comedy

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The Flamingo Kid

1984    Garry Marshall    Rated PG13

Comedy Drama    Teen Movie    Coming-of-Age

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Girls Just Want to Have Fun

1985    Alan Metter    Rated PG

Comedy Drama    Teen Movie

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The Principal

1987    Christopher Cain    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Drama    Juvenile Delinquency Film

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The Mighty Quinn

1989    Carl Schenkel    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Thriller    Police Drama

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Pauline at the Beach

1983    Eric Rohmer    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Comedy of Manners    Drama

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The Milagro Beanfield War

1988    Robert Redford    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Rural Drama    Drama

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Cocoon: The Return

1988    Daniel Petrie    Rated PG

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Comedy

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Max Dugan Returns

1983    Herbert Ross    Rated PG

Comedy Drama    Domestic Comedy    Drama

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Sweetie

1989    Jane Campion    Rated R

Black Comedy    Comedy Drama    Drama

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