Five must-see chick flicks

Chick flicks are supposed to make you laugh or cry and a good one will do both. Debbie has selected five favourite girlie movies to enjoy with friends. Hankies at the ready, watch the trailers on Youtube now.


The tale of two young Indian widows, forced into prostitution to pay their keep. A bit of a weepy but with a happy ending. Being shown on SBS at 10.05pm, Wednesday 9 March.

The way we were

Barbara Streisand and Robert Redford playing out the perennial love story of a one true love which doesn’t last forever… ahh, memories.

Bridget Jones’ Diary

Quirky tale of girl-about-town Bridget and her quest for love and thinner thighs.

Pretty Woman

One night with Richard Gere would be enough for most women, whether he paid them or not.

The Notebook

A classic tale of love across the class divide but will this love endure?