10 Movies About Female Friendship

Round up your besties for a binge sesh!
PHOTO: (LEFT) Clueless/Paramount Pictures, (RIGHT) Mamma Mia!/Universal Pictures

ICYMI, July 30 was International Friendship Day! Don't worry, in case you forgot to celebrate it, you could binge-watch these flicks for major feels. Here are 10 movies that will make you want to either hug your bestie or call the squad to plan a road trip ASAP:  

  1. Girls Trip (2017)

    While the film gives us the usual scenes of drunken misadventures and road trip fiascos, Girl Trip presents us with the vulnerable and mushy side of friendship as well. It highlights the beauty of female relationships—especially those of black women. It stars Regina Hall, Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, and Tiffany Haddish.

  2. Ghost World (2001)

    Becky (Scarlett Johansson) and Enid (Thora Birch) both hate people. A lot. They've just graduated from high school and are about to realize that everything—including their friendship—is bound to change.

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

    No, it's not just a story about two women desperate to impress their old classmates at a reunion! Romy (Mira Sorvino) and Michele (Lisa Kudrow) are each other's everything and even though high school was ten years ago, their friendship stays the same.

  4. Bridesmaids (2011)

    Annie (Kristen Wiig) thinks her life is a mess and her best friend Lillian (Maya Rudolph) just announced that she's getting married (leaving her sad, single self behind). Annie finds herself with the role of maid-of-honor who has to lead a ragtag group of bridesmaids.

  5. The Craft (1996)

    Magic? Teenage witches? Snakes attacks? Yes, please! While their friendship isn't perfect, these four girls give us a taste of what it's like to be part of a legit witch coven.

  6. A League Of Their Own (1992)

    A group of very different women come together to live their dreams and play baseball, a male-dominated sport. Make sure to prepare a box of tissue when you watch this one!

  7. Now And Then (1995)

    Remember your childhood besties? This movie tells the story of four girls who come of age in 1970 and get together again as adults. The nostalgia for simpler times will hit you hard.

  8. Clueless (1995)

    What could be more perfect than pairing up with your best friend to give someone a complete makeover? Cher (Alicia Silverstone) and Dione (Stacey Dash) are #FriendshipGoals. This cult classic also gives us a glimpse of young Paul Rudd!

  9. Girl, Interrupted (2000)

    After a suicide attempt, Susanna (Winona Ryder) finds herself at a psychiatric hospital for women. She meets her fellow patients, "weirdos" (including Angelina Jolie's character Lisa) who are presided over by the smug yet understanding ward nurse played by Whoopie Goldberg.

  10. Mamma Mia! (2008) and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)

    Sure, Mamma Mia! is about Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) trying to find out who her dad is among her mom's three exes. But it's also about Donna (Meryl Streep/Lily James) and her hilarious and incredible friendship with Rosie (Julie Walters/Alexa Davies) and Tanya (Christine Baranski/Jessica Keenan Wynn), which we see more of in the sequel!

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