Our Favorite Movie Girlfriends

The Best Movie Girlfriends

Through thick and thin, your girls are always there to share some laughs, to wipe your tears and to have your back when the going gets rough. No one can replace your best friends, but it’s nice when Hollywood gets the dynamic of your relationships right. We’re saluting our favorite girlfriends in some of our favorite movies today. Call up your crew and rent one of these flicks this weekend and have a fabulous girls’ night in.

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Stella and her bff Delilah head to paradise in this sunny and exotic film about opening your heart and finding love.


Nisi and Mickey went from ghetto queens to “Black American Princesses” and realized their dreams together in this 1997 rags-to-riches comedy.

Why Did I Get Married? and Why Did I Get Married Too?

Diane, Patricia, Sheila, and Angela are a feisty quartet determined to save their marriages despite the hardships of life, such as death of a son, betrayal of trust, and infidelity. 

Set It Off

Stony, Cleo, Frankie, and T.T. are a dynamic group of gal pals in this climactic film that explores a true test of friendship under the impact of intense action, suspicion, and crime.

Deliver Us From Eva

Eva is a total man-hater who is encouraged by her sisters to hook up with a guy.  What Eva doesn’t know is that her circle of sisters has a secret about this luring set-up.


For these three sisters from Harlem, pursuing their musical dreams is everything.  Unfortunately, turmoil and drugs stands in the way of them rising to the top together.

Two Can Play That Game

Shante Smith (Vivica A. Fox) was the relationships guru in her foursome of fierce, professional girlfriends in “Two Can Play That Game.”

Bring It On

Every high school cheerleader remembers chanting “I’m sexy, I’m cute. I’m popular to boot!” a favorite line from this preppy film about gal pals turned teammates who are relentless in the pursuit of taking home the championship.

Something New

In this romantic comedy, Kenya gets set up on a blind date, only to discover the guy she is meeting for dinner is white.  Despite opposition from her trusted circle of girlfriends, she follows her heart to the romance no one ever expected.

The Best Man

Mia’s best friend Jordan is the maid of honor in Mia’s upcoming wedding, and has to endure dramatic experience of having to tell her bestie the wedding is off — almost.

Just Wright

Despite the betrayal felt by Leslie when her mother bequeaths a family heirloom to her childhood pal, Morgan, these friends renew their bond and prove that true friendship overcomes all odds.

Love Jones

These besties stayed by each other’s side when Nina endured the joys and pains of catching a love jones.


New New  and her boy-crazy clique are at the center of the drama that unfolds at the local rollerskating rink every Sunday night.

Soul Food

Through this close knit circle of sisters and the weekly Sunday dinners cooked with love by their mother, this family endures love and laughs and learns the real meaning of soul food.

Waiting to Exhale

In the ultimate girlfriend flick of the century, Savannah, Bernadine, Gloria and Robin proved that despite the drama relationships may bring, true friends will always be there until the end.

Daddy’s Little Girls

Although she fears being judged by her gal pals, Julia, a successful attorney, takes a step out on faith and accepts a date  with a blue collar worker that may just be the love of her life.