80s Movies Songs That Rule: “Arrested by You” by Rupert Hine from Better off Dead

With this new segment we’re going to examine some incredible 80s songs that most of us would probably be embarrassed to play in front of people but by ourselves we would totally rock out to. My stance is to never be embarrassed by any song that you like. If a song rules, then it rules, period. And this song? This song absolutely rules.  You might remember it as the main ballad from the movie “Better off Dead,” an 80s comedy which starred John Cusack as a lonely, depressed guy just looking for love…and ways to kill himself.

There’s just something very soothing about “Arrested by You” by Rupert Hine. And let me tell you men out there. It’s absolutely OK to like this song. It just has a nice melody to it doesn’t it? And I don’t care what you guys think. If it’s good enough to be in one of the best 80s movies of all-time, then it’s automatically awesome in my book. For all of you reading this…curl up in a ball, light a candle, and play this song thinking about that special someone. Because it’s OK to do that. We’re letting you.

Image via Youtube


Leave a Reply

The Road Tracy Spiridakos Took to Get to Chicago P.D.
Will We Ever See a Season 2 of Training Day?
Ranking Every Season Finale from the Show “Suits”
10 Reasons “People of Earth” is an Underrated Comedy
The Five Best Independent Films of 2018
Wonder Woman
The 20 Best Female Action Movie Heroes of All-Time
Everything You Need to Know about the Logan Ending
Will We Ever See a “Shanghai Dawn” Movie?
Why Beyonce’s 2016 WMA Performance was a Watershed Moment
The Top Uses of Al Jolson Songs in Movies or TV
The Making of the Perfect Strangers Theme Song
The Top Five Songs from the Ghostbusters 2 Soundtrack
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Mackenzie Dern
Secrets on How Sports Stars Keep Their Fitness Up
Snoop Dogg Explains Hockey Rules and Culture In Video Series For NHL Playoffs
We’re Praying That Floyd Mayweather Fights in the MMA
The Most Exciting and Disappointing News From Nintendo’s E3
Pneumatic Overwatch Doomfist Guantlet Made In Real Life With 2,600 Pounds Of Punching Force
Shigeru Miyamoto is Officiall Not Allowed to Bike to Work for Fear of “Frogger”
Watch Jeff Goldblum Hilariously Read Famous Video Game Dialogue
Whatever Happened to Brent Chalem from “Monster Squad?”
We Hope Chrissy Metz Makes it After “This is Us” But This May be Her Career Peak
Whatever Happened to Actress Tami Stronach
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Ben McKenzie