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7 Best Friendship Movies to Watch With Your BFF

July 23, 2020

In every friendship, there’s always the good, the bad and the ugly side of things. However, one of the joys about being with your closest girl pals is how it will turn into a great time no matter the circumstances! So, on days when you miss your girls but can’t be together (physically at least), how about watching movies that will remind you of them instead?

Your best friend is the one you run to first upon getting a promotion, when you just met someone new, or even when you’re at your lowest. Your bond is strong and there’s just so much that you love about being in each other’s company. Witness the true power of friendship in these awesome movies that are guaranteed to make you laugh, cry or everything in between. Cheers to the 7 best memorable friendship movies of all time.

Note: This list is strictly not in order.

1. Bridesmaids (2011)

Talk about needing to win over your best friend even when you’re at the lowest point of your life. This star-studded cast features women from different walks of life coming together to celebrate the wedding of their best friend. Despite major catfights, two of these bridesmaids will have to put away their differences to fulfil their wedding duties!

“You don’t want to look right at it. It’s too aggressive.” – Annie

We rate it 4.5 out of 5 hearts!

2. Thelma and Louise (1991)

The original duo when it comes to women going against the law. Housewife, Thelma, joins her friend, Louise, as they travel miles away to get rid of the cops. A tale filled with mischief and good friendships, watch as friendships get strengthened whilst in a high stakes chase.

“Something’s, like, crossed over in me and I can’t go back. I mean I just couldn’t live.” – Thelma

We rate it 4 out of 5 hearts! 

3. Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion (1997)

Laugh your socks off with this movie centring around a high school reunion. Talk about glow ups, Romy and Michele’s new makeovers are set to change the way others perceived them to be. With made-up career paths, they aim to be the belles of the ball to reclaim back their reputation. 

“Well, while you were doing that, I made us a tape of all the nostalgic songs from high school to get us in the mood.” – Michele

We rate it 4 out of 5 hearts! 

4. Clueless (1995)

Gorgeous, young, rich and beautiful, Cher, truly has it all! In this coming of age tale, you’ll get to witness the story unfold in the perspective of a popular girl. With Cher trying to fix everyone’s issues, she fails to realise where she is lacking in her life which leads to her eventually having a major character growth! 

“Ugh, as if!” – Cher

We rate it 4.5 out of 5 hearts! 

5. The Help (2011)

This tale about friendship goes against all boundaries during this period in history. Skeeter, played by Emma Stone, is an aspiring writer who puts the limelight on the mistreatment of African American maids. One of the most compelling stories in cinematic history, see Skeeter and her newfound friends overcome life’s struggles one step at a time.

“I’ve never met a woman that says exactly what she’s thinking.” – Stuart

We rate it 5 out of 5 hearts!

6. Lady Bird (2017)

This widely recognised film deals with the struggles of growing up through the eyes of a teenage girl. Lady Bird is dealing with much firsts growing up. With many ups and downs in Lady Bird’s family life and relationships, see her navigate it in a typical teen angst manner.

“You aren’t gonna get in a car with a guy who honks, are you?” – Larry

We rate it 4 out of 5 hearts!

7. First Wives Club (1996)

Friendship truly extends the test of time. Meet the first wives club, where a trio of women teams up to get revenge on their ex-husbands who left them for trophy wives. A tale of female power, this movie shows that it’s not too late to start your life over.

“What’s the matter, Morty? Can’t you buy her a whole dress?” – Brenda

We rate it 4 out of 5 hearts!

 

From the First Wives Club to Thelma and Louise, these action-packed movies are a sure way to highlight the strong females in our life! Through friendship, you’ll be able to see the real value of those who truly matter most. So, take a pick from our list of 7 recommendations for your next movie night indoors!

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