Posts tagged "chick flicks"

7 Reasons “Star Trek Into Darkness” Is Actually A Chick Flick

On the surface, “Star Trek Into Darkness” certainly looks like a typical dude movie. It’s got huge explosions, spaceships, fighting, and futuristic weapons. Obviously we would have loved it even…

The Ultimate American Chick Flick Road Trip Guide

In case you hadn’t noticed, it’s spring. And there’s no time better to load up the car with beef jerky and Red Bull, and take on the American highway system…

The Frisky | April 23, 2013 - 12:00 pm

What Would’ve Happened If These Rom-Com Heroines Had Chosen Themselves Instead Of Prince Charming

Having been a fan of “Breaking Upwards,” the heartbreaking debut film from co-writers/co-stars/cohabitators Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, I couldn’t wait to see the couple’s follow up, “Lola Versus.” Starring mumblecore goddess…

Leslie Simon | June 12, 2012 - 9:00 am

First Look: “White People Embracing”

Just kidding, it’s not a new movie, it’s every Nicholas Spark book-turned-film ever. Which is your favorite? I like the one about the white heterosexual couple who is so in

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 22, 2012 - 9:20 am

10 Movies Women Love And Why

Last week we discussed the movies men love, and now it’s the ladies’ turn! Here are 10 titles that often make their way onto women’s favorite movie lists, and a little…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 27, 2012 - 10:00 am

Infographic: How To Score A Guy By Following The Movies

Last week, guys were schooled on how to snag a girl by following the great advice in movies. This week, we decided to do you ladies a favor and show…

Julie Gerstein | August 17, 2011 - 11:00 am

We See Chick Flicks: “Let Me In”

Starring Chloe Moretz and Kodi Smit-Mcphee
Directed by Matt Reeves

You’ve probably heard all the buzz and controversy about “Let Me In,” an American adaptation of the Swedish vampire…

Annika Harris | September 29, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Work Lessons We Can Learn From Chick Flicks

You can learn a lot from chick flicks. According to our friends at Flavorwire, there’s a little nugget of knowledge in even some of the most mundane and fluffy chick…

Julie Gerstein | September 3, 2010 - 12:10 pm

This Dude Survived 30 Chick Flicks In 30 Days!

Nick Waters may be a superhero, as far as I’m concerned. This brave, 28-year-old Oklahoma boy survived watching 30 chick flicks in 30 days. The idea came to him last…

Ami Angelowicz | February 19, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Are Chick Flicks Misogynist?

According to our buddies over at Cracked, some chick flicks secretly hate women. Who’d’ve thunk it? After reading the list, we’d have to agree. Some movies for ladies really do

Susannah Breslin | November 20, 2009 - 2:50 pm

“Clueless” And Other Chick-Flicks Heading To Broadway

Clueless,” the ’90s chick-flick which never gets old, taught every tween girl the word ‘sporadic.’ Now, it’s on its way to becoming a Broadway musical. At the end of August,…

Justine Fields | August 2, 2009 - 5:00 pm

10 Reasons Chick Flicks Are Awesome

It’s easy to trash chick flicks, like Marisa Meltzer did this week at The Daily Beast. They set false expectations for women. The actresses are capable of more serious work.

Jessica Wakeman | July 29, 2009 - 4:00 pm

“(500) Days Of Summer” Plus Five Other Indie Chick Flicks

I’ve been waiting for this day for months. “(500) Days Of Summer,” which is guaranteed to be my new most favorite movie, is in theaters today! Sadly, however,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 17, 2009 - 2:50 pm

Which Chick Flick Character Are You?

Chick flicks are generally the lamest of movies, but we still watch them, making them huge blockbusters and giving them the longest of lifespans on Netflix. Of course, part of…

Catherine Strawn | April 16, 2009 - 3:00 pm

10 Chick Flick Cliches That Are NOT In “He’s Just Not That Into You”

You know what? I know that everyone and their mom is going to hate on the movie version of “He’s Just Not That Into You.” Maybe there was…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2009 - 7:00 pm

The Top Ten Chick Flicks He’ll Like

Women love movies. Dudes love movies too. Unfortunately, women and men don’t always love the same movies — that’s why we once vetoed a dude because he couldn’t see the…

The Frisky | September 10, 2008 - 1:00 am

Chick Flick Fever: Sarah Haskins Is Just Like US!

“There are three comedies coming out this fall aimed at women,” she says. “You have seen them all before. But you will see them all again.” Ain’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 22, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Real Chick Lit: Everything I Need To Know I Learned From A Chick Flick

Without question, Say Anything, Sixteen Candles and Pretty in Pink were my earliest primers on love, dating and relationships. With the help of these flicks, I learned that hot chicks…

The Frisky | August 12, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Video Games: Chick Flicks Get Played

The triumvirate of teen queen movies: Pretty In Pink, Mean Girls, and Clueless — are all getting remade into Broadway musicals. Sike! Although we’re sure some of the score will…

Simcha | July 25, 2008 - 7:00 pm