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5 Fall Chick Flicks: September 27–October 25

For those who define chick flick like I do—a movie I’m more likely to see with girls than guys—here’s 5 flicks to check out between September 27 and October 25.

Baggage Claim
September 27, 2013
PG-13....96 min.....Comedy
WRITER / DIRECTOR: David E. Talbert
Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Taye Diggs, Jill Scott, Trey Songz, Boris Kodjoe, Adam Brody,
Djimon Hounsou, Lauren London, Tia Mowry, La La Anthony, Christina Milian, Affion Crockett, Terrence J.

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Don Jon
September 27, 2013
R....90 min.....Comedy
WRITER / DIRECTOR: Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Scarlett Johansson, Julianne Moore, Tony Danza

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Ass Backwards
September 30, 2013 (VOD) / November 8 (Theatrical)
NOT YET RATED....85 min.....Adventure, Comedy
DIRECTOR: Chris Nelson……WRITERS: June Diane Raphael, Casey Wilson
June Diane Raphael, Casey Wilson, Alicia Silverstone, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jon Cryer, Brian Geraghty,
Bob Odenkirk, Marcia Jean Kurtz, Paul Scheer, Sandy Martin, Lea DeLaria

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..RENT IT (Sept. 30):..iTunes....Movies On Demand..

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October 4, 2013
R....90 min.....Comedy
DIRECTOR: Stu Zicherman……WRITERS: Ben Karlin, Stu Zicherman
Adam Scott, Richard Jenkins, Catherine O’Hara, Amy Poehler, Clark Duke, Jessica Alba, Jane Lynch

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10 Summer Chick Flicks: June 21–July 26

Romeo & Juliet
October 11, 2013 (LIMITED)
PG-13....118 min.....Drama, Romance
DIRECTOR: Carlo Carlei……WRITER: Julian Fellowes
Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Ed Westwick, Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti, Stellan Skarsgård, Lesley Manville, Kodi Smit-McPhee

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9 Summer Chick Flicks: August 2–September 20

Don’t see your most anticipated October chick flick above?
Tell me about it in the comments below!

P.S. Chick flick lovers: Check out the Forever Fest Kickstarter campaign! Here’s a tidbit from the Press Release:

Festival Premieres November 1st – 3rd in Austin

Austin, TX – Wednesday, September 25th – Forever Fest, a celebration of girlie pop culture, and Alamo Drafthouse are thrilled to announce the launch of their festival with a Kickstarter. For the first time ever, fans of female-centric films, books and TV will have a festival where they can come together and revel in their obsessions without shame. Forever Fest will be held primarily at the renowned Alamo Drafthouse Ritz on November 1st – 3rd in Austin, Texas.


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