Are you planning a sleepover for your girl Bffs? Don’t forget to add these movies to the list! Because nothing can beat a movie marathon.
So after some gaming, facemasks, and dinner and desserts, turn to Netflix and watch some of the best movies with your besties. From rom-com to horror, there are multiple categories to choose from.
A mood-boosting film will surely give you a lot of things to talk about throughout the night. Not to mention, movies are a great distraction from reality, so you and your best friends are in for a mind cleanse.
But, if you’re struggling to find the right movie, we’ve got you covered. Here, we have a list of movies that you can watch with your girl best friends. Dig into this list and choose some of the best movies to experience the cinematic world with your friends.
Chick Flick Movies
How to be Single
‘The thing about being single is, you should cherish it. Because in a week, or a lifetime of being alone, you may only get one moment.’
Four best friends set out to explore their single life in New York. The best part of the movie is Rebel Wilson’s amazing dancefloor moments.
‘On Wednesdays we wear pink.’
One of the most epic movies ever, every girl will relate to these characters. From being nobody to being popular and lastly finding your own crowd, this movie is about unique personalities.
The Devil Wears Prada
‘Don’t make me feed you to one of the models.’
Fans obsess over the character transformation in this movie. The performance of Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep is unforgettable. The movie led to the start of Emily Blunt’s career. The relationship of the editor-in-chief, her assistant, and the employees rules the movie.
‘You must always have faith in people. And, most importantly, you must always have faith in yourself.’
One of the most inspiring and empowering movies, Elle Woods was a complete badass. Her loss and wins are important lessons to learn in life. The moment that will stay with you is the Bend and Snap.
‘Oh my god, I am totally buggin.’
Clueless is a must-watch movie for a girl’s night in. The movie has everything from a makeover, friendship to notes on individuality. It’s the ultimate chick flick movie. Don’t miss it!
Monster in Law
‘I thought you were dead, but evil doesn’t die so easily.’
Many women dream of the marriage proposal from their partner. However, your dreams might take a new turn if your soon-to-be mother-in-law dislikes you. Charlie meets Kevin and they start dating. Soon the marriage question pops up but things don’t end up as planned. Kevin’s mother, Viola, decides to ruin their relationship with her plans.
Sex and the City
‘They say nothing lasts forever, dreams change, trends come and go, but friendships never go out of style.’
A Movie surrounding the differences between a group of girlfriends. Each with problems of their own, the women decide to stay for each other. From friendship, fashion, career and relationship Sex and the City has it all covered.
‘Baby, I’m gonna treat you so nice, you’re never gonna wanna let me go.’
Pretty Woman will challenge your inner fashionista and not being included in the list would be a wrong move. The movie circles around an entrepreneur and a prostitute who try to fill the gap created by their worlds.
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
‘No matter where you run, you end up running into yourself.’
One of the classics for a girls’ night, Breakfast at Tiffany’s is about the life of a woman working as an escort and searching for true love. Starring in the movie are Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly, a struggling writer falling in love with a socialite.
Confessions of a Shopaholic
‘Everyone’s moving on without me, into a world I don’t understand.’
A Shopaholic, Rebecca Bloomwood is addicted to shopping and has a huge debt to clear. She starts working as a finance columnist to clear the dues. While working she starts falling in love with a wealthy entrepreneur.
Annie (Kristen Wiig) is a single woman whose own life is a mess, but when she learns that her lifelong best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), is engaged, she has no choice but to serve as the maid of honor. Though lovelorn and almost penniless, Annie winds her way through the strange rituals associated with her job as the bride’s go-to gal. To make things perfect, she gamely leads Lillian and the other bridesmaids down the wild road to the wedding.
‘She never sleeps.’
One of the classic supernatural movies, a frightening videotape leads to the mysterious deaths of teenagers. A reporter tracks down the tape and begins to unravel the mystery behind it. Best to watch with friends, prepare for some screaming.
‘The devil exists. God exists. And for us, as people, our very destiny hinges on which we decide to follow.’
This film marked the start of the Conjuring series. The movie managed to make our reality daunting using the concept of ‘hide and clap’. The movie revolves around the real-life story of the couple Ed and Lorraine Warren.
‘It’s not the house that is haunted.’
Patrick Wilson is always there in the best of horror films. In addition to the Conjuring, you’ll find him in Insidious. The film is a supernatural horror where two parents take drastic measures to stop the evil spirits from taking over their son.
‘The promise of the divine is but an illusion.’
Apostle is a horror-thriller that was set in London in 1905. A prodigal son returns home to find her sister missing. On further investigation, he finds that his sister is being held ransom by some mysterious and religious cult. In an attempt to bring her home, the protagonist discovers some evil secrets.
‘Do you want to talk to one of us?’
Shot in the early 90s Madrid, Spain, Verónica is a Spanish horror film centered on a young girl. The young protagonist decides to summon the spirit of her dead father along with a group of friends. The Ouija board led to Verónica falling on the ground unconscious. What comes next is full of supernatural havoc.
‘What’s happening to me?’
This movie has a lot of body horror situations going on. Strange and mysterious, you will find multiple twists that will play with your mind. It’s a conversation that starts once you’ve finished watching with your besties.
‘I think our love can do anything we want it to.’
Romance is incomplete without The Notebook. A Nicholas Sparks adaptation, the movie revolves around the then real-life couple Rachel MacAdams and Ryan Gosling. The chemistry between the couple will make you smile every second.
Pride and Prejudice
‘My good opinion once lost is lost forever.’
You’ll never find a simple love story in a Jane Austen narrative. Mr.Darcy struggles to express his love for Elizabeth Bennett. A special dialogue at the end might give you butterflies.
When Harry met Sally
‘You look like a normal person, but actually, you are the angel of death.’
In Nora Ephron’s rom-com When Harry met Sally, the friendship between a man and woman is questioned. The setting was in New York City including Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan.
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
‘In solitude, I felt the liberty you speak of. But I also felt your absence.’
Passion is the core element in most love stories. Céline Sciamma’s award-winning romance will ignite your mind and soul. The movie is about a Brittany artist and the alluring bride-to-be she has been asked to paint.
‘Let your headrest in my hand. I got you.’
Moonlight is romantic and heartbreaking leading to a lot of other emotions. Filled with themes of adversity, identity, and sexual confusion, Chiron experiences love and romance in many ways. You might need some tissues for this piece.
‘These are my children, and I will protect them even from myself if I have to.’
The Delhi, India-based movie challenges the stereotypes of a loveless arranged marriage. Multiple festivals crowded with guests take place to witness the groom and his handpicked bride.
Kung Fu Panda
‘If you only do what you can do, you will never be more than who you are.’
Martial Arts comedy is the theme of Kung Fu Panda. Po is funny, cute, and strong. It’s silly, colorful, and exciting. The journey of a Panda learning the Martial Arts and excelling at it in the most comical ways.
‘We dictators aren’t all bad. While Western countries continue to ravage our planet’s resources, we preserve our land and conserve it by burying thousands of bones in single mass eco-graves.’
The Dictator of Wadiya, General Aladeen lived a different life of his own until a mishap took place. He accidentally gets swapped with another person and becomes a common man of the US.
Always Be My Maybe
‘Do you have any dishes that play with the concept of time?’
A comedy featuring the lost friendship of two teenage best friends who found their way back in the most unusual ways. Adulthood has its way with true friendships.
We’re the Millers
‘We’re drug smugglers. There’s a difference.’
The Millers are a made-up family that ended up together with the intent to smuggle drugs. On their trip to Mexico, they come across multiple troubles that changed the plan.
‘Whatever gets said, it’s probably what the person has always felt. And the alcohol just lets it out.’
The movie is centered around a group of girlfriends and their trip to the wine country. The reason behind the trip is to celebrate a friend’s birthday. The fun begins when every character reveals their way of dealing with things.
‘God, I wanna lick your skin off!’
A very underrated romantic comedy about a guy named Chris and his best friend. Chris tries multiple ways to get a chance with his best friend and what comes, in the end, is a surprise.
‘The dream is collapsing.’
This movie might need a couple of rewatches. You and your friends will be stuck wondering about what is real and what is not. There are thieves trying to steal secrets by invading the target’s dreams. A Christopher Nolan movie that keeps getting twisty with every minute.
‘Everybody dies, Sally. The thing is to, die well.’
Tom Cruise stars in this movie which revolves around a post-apocalyptic vision. After an encounter with the alien, the earth is completely ruined. A drone repairman and his partner set out to extract the last of what is left from the planet earth.
‘I know this steak doesn’t exist.’
You could be a slave to the machines and there is no such thing as reality. Neo sets out to fight for humanity from its Energizer fate. From a physics-bending fight to cool outfits, The Matrix will mess with your mind a bit.
‘Every person is born twice.’
The movie created a lot of buzz in the 3D, motion capture, and CGI industry. Focused on humans and the alien world, the movie includes a lot of motion capture tech and cameras. It is one of the most popular movies that pulled $2 billion worldwide.
‘Seven years per hour here, let’s make it count.’
A Christopher Nolan movie that is centered around the life of humans. Grappled with space and science along with family drama. From wormholes, blackholes to time-space problems, there’s everything in this movie.
‘Houston, I have a bad feeling about this mission.’
Gravity can make you feel uncomfortable. There are astronauts floating in space, completely unanchored. The movie includes the journey of two astronauts who try to make their way back home from space by holding on to anything and everything.
A night in with the girls doesn’t always have to be boring or quiet. Watch these famous movies with your girls and get busy talking about the characters. It’s a great way to bond and understand different perspectives of life.