The best rom-coms of all time

A good rom-com never fails to hit the spot. These are the top 50 romantic comedies of all time


45. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

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Balancing romance with raunch, Jason Segel’s stardom from How I Met Your Mother gave him the clout to star in the adaptation of his own screenplay, and he gives a knockout performance.

A struggling musician best known for his famous ex heads on vacation to try and get over the breakup, where he winds up bumping into the titular TV star and her eccentric new boyfriend.

Segel and Russell Brand play off each other extremely well as the disparate personalities who wind up in the same orbit, while Mila Kunis anchors the more outlandish story and comedic elements with her relatable performance as hotel receptionist Rachel Jansen.