Top 10 Movies of 1984 :: #TBT

Growing up, the place to see a movie was the Cinedome 20 in Orange. Every big movie I saw as a young girl, adolescent, and even into my twenties was at this theater. I stood in line for hours for many a new release, actually stood in the aisle for some of them (they didn't pay much attention to capacity laws), and did my fair share of movie-hopping, especially in my teen years, often spending a weekend day there trying to see as many movies as I could.

My Top 300 Movies :: 111-115

111.¬†Purple Rain Music movies are a top favorite of mine, and this one is over-the-top in some of the elements I love - unforgettable songs, emotional moments that involve music, stunning musical numbers, and a love story. Sure, this film is dated, and the characters feel less likable than I remember, still there is something …