Things were big in the '80s. Big hair, bold colors, and loud, synthesized music. Hair bands like Poison and Whitesnake were the rage. Movies made a splash, too. Unforgettable series like "Back to the Future" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark" came on the scene and thrilled us. Blockbusters like "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi" were all over movie screens, taking our breath away. The Brat Pack movies like "Sixteen Candles" and "The Breakfast Club" took teen angst to new levels. And who could forget "ET"?
The '80s were also a time for iconic movie couples. Young love and its trials and tribulations were abundant in films like "Say Anything" and "Pretty in Pink." You had your "wrong side of the tracks" scenario and your rebel guy and preppy girl scenario, too. It all added up to lovable couples you couldn't help but root for. Remember Buttercup and Wesley? They had adventure and near-death experiences—none of it stopped them. Then you had Harry and Sally: it took them 12 years to realize they were looking for each other all along. Which '80s movie couple is your favorite? Take our quiz, and see which movie couple you and your significant other most resemble! Don't get put in a corner! Have fun!
Is one of you a rebel and the other by-the-book?
What's your '80s love ballad?
Which Brat Packer was your favorite?
How long does it take you and your significant other to make up after an argument?
What was your favorite teen movie from the '80s?
How long did it take for the two of you to come together?
What does a Saturday date night look like for the two of you?
How would you describe your couple style?
What TV show do you always watch together?
Do you have the same taste in music?
What '80s album do you listen to together?
Who's the chef between the two of you?
Who is the neat freak between the two of you?
How often do the two of you agree?
What movie do you like to watch together?
Which '80s trend would you like to see make a comeback?
What's your favorite thing about your significant other?
Which real-life celebrity couple is your relationship goal?
What is your go-to reality show?
Where is your dream home?
What is your dream travel destination?
What is your favorite '80s blockbuster?
What did you love about the '80s?
Who is you and your significant other's favorite Golden Girl?
Who is your favorite '80s music icon: Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, Whitney Houston, or Prince?
When the going gets tough, what does your significant other do?
Are the two of you competitive on couples' game night?
Is either of you the jealous type?
What is your favorite '80s slang?
The '80s are over and so is this quiz. What's your favorite line from an '80s movie?
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