The Ultimate Guide to Chick Flicks: The Romance, the Glamour, the Tears, and More! (Paperback)

The Romance, the Glamour, the Tears, and More!

By Kim Adelman

Broadway Books, 9780767918183, 240pp.

Publication Date: March 8, 2005



A must-have guide to the most underrated films of all time: chick flicks!

Whether you need to heal a broken heart, have a case of the “mean reds,” or are just yearning for a cozy night at home, nothing is more satisfying than a good chick flick. Now there’s finally a book that celebrates the genre that has brought you the tearjerkers and Cinderella stories that have been your guilty pleasure for years.

Inside, Kim Adelman, author of The Girls’ Guide to Elvis and The Girls’ Guide to Country, shares:

A full year’s worth of chick flicks
Cinema’s most memorable fashion statements
Hundreds of DVD recommendations
Little-known gems waiting to be discovered
The best sequels to your favorite films
A chance to test your chick-flick IQ
Recipes for disaster, heartbreak, and fried green tomatoes
The inside dirt on Hollywood hunks
The chick flick Hall of Fame
And much, much more

You’ll find this photo-packed guidebook to be as entertaining as the films it honors.