Remembering the movie “Singles” on its 30th anniversary

Classic Seattle scenes

SinglesMovie_Poster

“Singles” was among Cameron Crowe’s earlier works.

Poster photo via Wikimedia Commons

Put on your fanciest flannels as we reminisce about the grungy, Seattle-based movie “Singles.”

Cameron Crowe’s classic 1992 comedy celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, recalling a time when there was such a thing as VHS dating — and everyone was in a band.

Starring Kyra Sedgewick, Campbell Scott, Matt Dillon + Bridget Fonda, the romcom follows the lives of — yep, that’s right — single folks in Seattle as they fall in and out of love. And live in a pretty sweet Capitol Hill apartment complex.

At one point, it was even considered for a TV pilot, and may have actually been the inspiration for “Friends.Imagine Monica, Ross + Rachel hanging at Caffe Vita instead of Central Perk.

If you never saw the flick (or it’s been awhile), be sure to hit up a local spot like Scarecrow Video and rent it — in keeping with the 1990s vibes. You can even take a short “Singles” tour around town, visiting filming locations like:

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