Best Chick-Flicks That Guys Might Not Mind

A Listmania! list by Cheeky Monkey (Region 2)
 
Breakfast At Tiffany's [DVD] [1961]
1.  Breakfast At Tiffany's [DVD] [1961] DVD ~ Audrey Hepburn
The list author says:
  "This classic whimsical romance gave Hepburn her greatest role, but some comic-relief characters are less than PC."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (160 customer reviews)

The Bridges Of Madison County [1995] [DVD]
2.  The Bridges Of Madison County [1995] [DVD] DVD ~ Clint Eastwood
The list author says:
  "Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep star in this skilfully underplayed two-handed romantic drama set against the backdrop of rural Illinois."
6.29   Used & New from: 2.13
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews)

Clueless - "Whatever!" Edition [DVD]
3.  Clueless - "Whatever!" Edition [DVD] DVD ~ Alicia Silverstone
The list author says:
  "Well-observed teen comedy that successfully transports Jane Austins' social satire 'Emma' to a Beverly Hills highschool."
10.01   Used & New from: 0.40
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

The Color Purple (Special Edition) [DVD] [1986]
4.  The Color Purple (Special Edition) [DVD] [1986] DVD ~ Danny Glover
The list author says:
  "Sentimentally-charged rambling generational saga based on Alice Walker's acclaimed novel that proved Spielberg had greater depth and made a star of Whoopi Goldberg."
11.82   Used & New from: 0.66
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (171 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The French Lieutenant's Woman [DVD]
5.  The French Lieutenant's Woman [DVD] DVD ~ Meryl Streep
The list author says:
  "Spellbinding romance in which an affair between two actors (Jeremy Irons and Meryl Streep again) parallels that of the characters they are playing within a dour period film."
Used & New from: 1.99
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

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Gone With The Wind [Blu-ray] [1939] [Region Free]
6.  Gone With The Wind [Blu-ray] [1939] [Region Free] DVD ~ Clark Gable
The list author says:
  "Set during the US Civil War, this established the historical epic and starts out as sweet and debonair but becomes surprisingly heavy as the story progresses with more adult themes."
8.77   Used & New from: 6.15
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (218 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

The Horse Whisperer [DVD] [1998]
7.  The Horse Whisperer [DVD] [1998] DVD ~ Robert Redford
The list author says:
  "Thoughtful adaptation of Nicholas Evans romantic novel that is evocatively photographed and performed."
4.96   Used & New from: 0.35
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (86 customer reviews)

Kramer Vs Kramer [Blu-ray] [2009] [Region Free]
8.  Kramer Vs Kramer [Blu-ray] [2009] [Region Free] DVD ~ Dustin Hoffman
The list author says:
  "One of the first and finest mainstream films to explore the emotive subject of divorce when a child is involved, winning awards for a tearjerking script and performances from Hoffman and Streep again."
10.99   Used & New from: 8.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Love Story [DVD] [1970]
9.  Love Story [DVD] [1970] DVD ~ Ali MacGraw
The list author says:
  "This resounding fatalistic romance has dated fashions but set a standard for the 'tearjerker' and is primarily shown from the guys' point-of-view."
6.75   Used & New from: 0.09
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

Marvin's Room [DVD] [1997]
10.  Marvin's Room [DVD] [1997] DVD ~ Meryl Streep
The list author says:
  "This moving story of a dysfunctional family has greater depth of character than most tearjerkers, broadened with some welcome humour and exceptional performances (including Meryl Streep again!)"
Used & New from: 0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Moonstruck [DVD] [1987]
11.  Moonstruck [DVD] [1987] DVD ~ Cher
The list author says:
  "Charming romantic tale about the complicated love-lives of a family in New York with charismatic performances (including an eccentric turn from Nicolas Cage), a thrifty script and warm direction."
3.91   Used & New from: 1.87
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

An Officer And A Gentleman (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD]
12.  An Officer And A Gentleman (2 Disc Special Edition) [DVD] DVD ~ Richard Gere
The list author says:
  "Manipulative romantic-drama set in a US army training camp with a bleak but uplifting edge."
9.88   Used & New from: 0.79
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)

Only You [DVD] [1999]
13.  Only You [DVD] [1999] DVD ~ Marisa Tomei
The list author says:
  "Delightfully whimsical romantic comedy that quickly gains interest after a slow start with sublime cinematography of the Italian scenery."
16.37   Used & New from: 1.64
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

The Piano (Special Edition) [DVD] [1993]
14.  The Piano (Special Edition) [DVD] [1993] DVD ~ Holly Hunter
The list author says:
  "Powerful period drama about immigrants in New Zealand that avoids obvious contrivances by presenting complex characters, accentuated by Michael Nyman's emotive theme music."
12.02   Used & New from: 1.44
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

Sense And Sensibility (Collector's Edition) [1996] [DVD] [2002]
15.  Sense And Sensibility (Collector's Edition) [1996] [DVD] [2002] DVD ~ Emma Thompson
The list author says:
  "Faithful adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel that successfully emphasizes the pathos and comic touches from the text with a great Brit-flick cast."
4.15   Used & New from: 0.17
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (174 customer reviews)

Sleepless In Seattle [DVD]
16.  Sleepless In Seattle [DVD] DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "Effectively sentimental old-fashioned romance with a strong enough script and performances to avoid stern criticism."
4.25   Used & New from: 1.39
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)

Terms Of Endearment [1983] [DVD] [1984]
17.  Terms Of Endearment [1983] [DVD] [1984] DVD ~ Shirley MacLaine
The list author says:
  "Memorable tearjerker with nutty Jack Nicholson stealing the show as the hellraising retired astronaut who lives next-door."
2.75   Used & New from: 1.33
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Thelma & Louise (Special Edition) [DVD] [1991]
18.  Thelma & Louise (Special Edition) [DVD] [1991] DVD ~ Susan Sarandon
The list author says:
  "Exciting, post-feminist road movie notable for Ridley Scott's gorgeous visuals, a high-point in the lead actresses careers, and a memorable ending."
9.55   Used & New from: 0.58
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

Titanic (4 Disc Deluxe Collector's Edition) [1997] [DVD]
19.  Titanic (4 Disc Deluxe Collector's Edition) [1997] [DVD] DVD ~ Kate Winslet
The list author says:
  "Sentimental love story manufactured onboard the infamous ocean liner. (We all know the story.)"
9.05   Used & New from: 1.29
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (531 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

When Harry Met Sally [DVD] [1989]
20.  When Harry Met Sally [DVD] [1989] DVD ~ Billy Crystal
The list author says:
  "Meg Ryan, that scene in the diner, need I say more...?"
3.45   Used & New from: 0.19
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Get books on the much more important Lusitania ship here at amazon. 0 5 May 2014
Magazine articles written recently about the Titanic ignore the fact that it was so much less important than the Lusitania 0 12 Mar 2012
A book (Battle at Sea) showing the Lusitania as a more important event than The Titanic 1 10 Mar 2012
language besides english? 2 6 Jan 2012
Gone with the wind languages ? 3 6 Jan 2012
subtitles please.. 1 6 Jan 2012
Swedish subtitles? 1 6 Jan 2012
french subtiles? 1 6 Jan 2012
Region free? 1 6 Jan 2012
Subtitles? 1 25 Jul 2011
subtitles 0 11 Jul 2011
All region blu ray available 0 17 Jun 2011
 
   

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