Top 5: ‘Chick flicks‘
Published: Saturday, September 17, 2011, 7:35 AM
By The Republican Entertainment Desk
Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey in a scene from the 1988 movie “Beaches.”
There are great films that women adore and men tend to ignore. Here are five of Hollywoodâ€™s best â€œchick flicks.â€
â€œBreakfast at Tiffanyâ€™sâ€ (1961) â€“ The classic romance with Audrey Hepburn as the naive Holly Golightly.
â€œThe Color Purpleâ€ (1985) â€“ Alice Walkerâ€™s Pulitzer Prize winner starring Whoopi Goldberg, OprahWinfrey and Margaret Avery.
â€œBeachesâ€ (1988) â€“ Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey as unlikely best friends forever.
â€œSense and Sensibilityâ€ (1995) â€“ Jane Austenâ€™s classic tale with Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet.
â€œThelma & Louiseâ€ (1991) â€“ Awaitress and a housewife on the run after shooting a rapist. Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon star.