14 must-watch movies when you're going through a break up


Breakups are hard - way harder than you think they're going to be. You lose your best friend, your lover and that constant slumber party. There are countless reasons breakups happen, from infidelity to not feeling loves to arguments and everything in between. And you just want to get over it.


The one thing that's the same for everyone, though, is that you definitely deserve a movie day. So grab some chocolate, some popcorn, your girls and your pets, and set your TV with these fourteen breakup films.


Legally Blonde - I would watch it just for that studying montage with Joanna Pacitti's Watch Me Shine.

Bridesmaids - You've got your girls, and that's all you need anyway. #GrlPwr

Clueless - Get stuck in this rut? As if.

Silver Linings Playbook - You'll find someone just as fucked up as you are - don't settle for any less.

Bridget Jones's Diary - A classic.

Dirty Dancing - Don't let this breakup put baby in the corner.

The Breakup - To remind yourself that you aren't alone - and for a bit of comic relief.

John Tucker Must Die - Need I say more?

500 Days of Summer - A soft reminder that the manic pixie dream girl isn't real, and "the one" isn't either.

10 Things I Hate About You - Then make a list: 10 things you hate about your ex.

Romy and Michelle's Highschool Reunion - It's important to watch this with your Romy. Friends are forever, partners are whatever, amiright?

Kill Bill - Since you won't actually take it this far, it's kinda nice to see someone who did.

High Fidelity - A reminder that relationships suck anyway.

Forgetting Sarah Marshall - To actually forget your Sarah Marshall.

Christianna is an adventurous, optimistic feminist who can hold her own in a few topics: politics, music, baking and books. At a party, you can find her consoling the hostess’s pets and sipping a gin and tonic.