Only True Rom-Com Fans Can Match These Movie Quotes

Samantha Sutton | Feb 5, 2019 Movies
Only True Rom-Com Fans Can Match These Movie Quotes
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When we truly love a movie, it's rare that we watch it only one time. Nope, we're the type of people that are unashamed to press play over and over again -- when showing it to our significant other, when we want to introduce it to our kids, revisiting it on a rainy day, on a sunny day, when we're feeling nostalgic. We always have a reason, because, truth be told, we don't really need one. These guilty pleasure movies (especially rom-coms) are also why we're so freaking excited to celebrate Valentine's Day. In the weeks leading up to February 14, we'll not only be tuning in to what is on the Hallmark Channel, but diving deep into classics like -- like When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle, and Never Been Kissed.

At this point, on our 500th time watching, we're pretty sure we could be quizzed on this stuff and pass with flying colors. We're not only able to describe (in detail) major plot points, but list the names of minor characters, have insider knowledge of behind-the-scenes details, and point out the restaurants, hotels, and parks where iconic scenes were filmed.

(And don't even get us started with the quotes. We happen to know this dialogue by heart. Or do we?)

When taken out of context and paired with a completely different picture, those romantic one-liners, professions of love, and heartbreak speeches begin to sound similar. Sure, the line could easily fit with Love, Actually, but are we super sure it's not actually from 500 Days of Summer -- or You've Got Mail?

Those who love romantic comedies might want to put their own memory to the test, lining up some of the best rom-com quotes, ahead, with the appropriate film.

At the least, it'll be yet another excuse to check out these movies one more time.

  • Quote #1:

    "The only way you can beat my crazy was by doing something crazy yourself. Thank you. I love you. I knew it the minute I met you. I'm sorry it took so long for me to catch up. I just got stuck."

    a) The Notebook

    b) The Big Sick

    c) Silver Linings Playbook
  • Quote #1: Answer


    c) Silver Linings Playbook

    Definitely a funny movie!

  • Quote #2:

    "I know what's happening here, I really do. You've been working so much lately, that we haven't got to spend much time together and, you're forgetting what it's like to be with me. But, maybe if we just held each other or something, you would remember what it's like to be with me."

    a) Legally Blonde

    b) Forgetting Sarah Marshall

    c) 500 Days of Summer
  • Quote #2: Answer


    b) Forgetting Sarah Marshall

    (Hey, Mila Kunis!)

  • Quote #3:

    "I will never stop trying. Because when you find the one, you never give up."

    a) Crazy, Stupid, Love.

    b) Crazy Rich Asians

    c) Bridget Jones's Diary
  • Quote 3: Answer


    a) Crazy, Stupid, Love.

    Ryan Gosling sure knows how to make us swoon.

  • Quote #4:

    "It is with passion, courage of conviction, and strong sense of self that we take our next steps into the world. Remembering that first impressions are not always correct, you must always have faith in people, and most importantly you must always have faith in yourself."

    a) Miss Congeniality

    b) She's All That

    c) Legally Blonde

  • Quote #4: Answer


    c) Legally Blonde

  • Quote #5:


    "I came here tonight because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible."

    a) My Best Friend's Wedding

    b) You've Got Mail

    c) When Harry Met Sally

  • Quote #5: Answer


    c) When Harry Met Sally

    (Yes, yes, yes!)

  • Quote #6:


    "Destiny is something that we've invented because we can't stand that fact that everything that happens is accidental."

    a) You've Got Mail

    b) 10 Things I Hate About You

    c) Sleepless in Seattle

  • Quote 6: Answer


    c) Sleepless in Seattle

    (Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan are one of our favorite pairs.)

  • Quote #7:


    "The more people you let into your life, the more that can just walk right out."

    a) 10 Things I Hate About You

    b) To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    c) Pretty Woman

  • Quote #7: Answer


    b) To All the Boys I've Loved Before

  • Quote #8:


    "Do you ever do this, you think back on all the times you've had with someone and you just replay it in your head over and over again and you look for those first signs of trouble?"

    a) The Holiday

    b) Trainwreck

    c) 500 Days of Summer

  • Quote 8: Answer


    c) 500 Days of Summer

    (Such a good movie!)

  • Quote #9:


    "That thing, that moment, when you kiss someone and everything around becomes hazy and the only thing in focus is you and this person and you realize that that person is the only person that you're supposed to kiss for the rest of your life, and for one moment you get this amazing gift and you want to laugh and you want to cry because you feel so lucky that you found it and so scared that that it will go away all at the same time."

    a) Love, Actually

    b) Never Been Kissed

    c) Miss Congeniality

  • Quote #9: Answer


    a) Never Been Kissed

  • Quote #10:


    "Our brains so hate the idea of losing something that's valuable to us that we abandon all rational thought, and we make some really poor decisions."

    a) While You Were Sleeping

    b) Crazy Rich Asians

    c) The Holiday

  • Quote #10: Answer


    b) Crazy Rich Asians

    (This movie deserves each and every award.)

  • The End!


    Play that catchy pop song, because the quiz is over! 

    Those who answered six or more questions correctly likely live for that tear-jerking final monologue that's usually sealed with a kiss.

    Not quite at six yet? Pop that popcorn -- it's time to binge!


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