16 "Comfort Films" People Watch When They Need an Emotional Escape

March 18, 2020

During these trying times, we could all use a bit of emotional comfort, and one way to get that is in the form of a favorite film. Buzzfeed put together this list of 16 "comfort films" (after a prompt from Turner Classic Movies,) in which users named the films that help them when they are having a tough day, or living through a pandemic. Here are the 10 from the list (you can see all at the link):

  • The Princess Bride (1987)
  • Singin' In The Rain (1952)
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
  • Easy to Love (1953)
  • Pride & Prejudice (2005)
  • Sense & Sensibility (1995)
  • You've Got Mail (1998)
  • Some Like It Hot (1959)
  • Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
  • Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)