If there's anything better than Sandler in "The Wedding Singer," we don't wanna know about it.

The 1998 romantic comedy hit during peek Sandler Time -- he was riding high on all the good will generated by "Billy Madison" and "Happy Gilmore." His fans got a funnier, and surprisingly warmer, side of the actor than they were expecting -- and every chemistry-blessed scene between him and costar Drew Barrymore didn't hurt, either.

Almost 20 years since its release, "Singer" is still the best movie Sandler has ever made. Not convinced? In honor of Sandler's birthday this week, here are five reasons to help change your mind.