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5 Fall Chick Flicks: November 1–27

chick flick – (n.) A movie that targets a primarily female audience.
Note: Although commonly misconstrued as such, the term is not, in fact, a pejorative or a synonym for
The Notebook.
What’s In A Name?: Re-Defining “CHICK FLICK”

For all you chick-flick lovers out there, here’s the 411 on 5 chick flicks being released November 1–27.

UPDATED (November 5, 2013): Link to Screen Invasion’s review of A Case of You added below.
UPDATED (November 15, 2013): Links to Screen Invasion’s reviews of About Time and The Best Man Holiday added below.

UPDATED (November 20, 2013): Link to Screen Invasion’s review of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire added below.

About Time
November 1, 2013 (LIMITED) / November 8, 2013 (Wide)
R....123 min.....Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
WRITER / DIRECTOR: Richard Curtis
Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Lindsay Duncan, Tom Hollander, Lydia Wilson, Margot Robbie

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ABOUT TIME Movie Review

5 Fall Chick Flicks: September 27–October 25

A Case of You
November 6, 2013 (Theatrical + VOD)
NOT YET RATED....92 min.....Comedy, Romance
DIRECTOR: Kat Coiro……WRITERS: Justin Long, Christian Long, Keir O’Donnell
Justin Long, Evan Rachel Wood, Keir O’Donnell, Busy Philipps, Peter Dinklage, Brendan Fraser, Sam Rockwell, Vince Vaughn

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..VOD (Nov. 6):..Movies On Demand..

A CASE OF YOU Movie Review

The Best Man Holiday
November 15, 2013
Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, Harold Perrineau, Monica Calhoun, Melissa De Sousa

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
November 22, 2013
PG-13....146 min.....Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
DIRECTOR: Francis Lawrence……WRITERS: Simon Beaufoy & Michael Arndt
Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Lenny Kravitz,
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, with Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland

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Black Nativity
November 27, 2013
PG....Drama, Musical
DIRECTOR: Kasi Lemmons……WRITERS: Langston Hughes (Libretto), Kasi Lemmons (Screenplay)
Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jacob Latimore, Tyrese Gibson, Mary J. Blige, Nasir Jones

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

For more fall films, check out Screen Invasion’s 21 Most Anticipated 2013 Fall Films

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Sarah Katz

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Born-and-bred New Yorker. Lifelong film & TV lover—from chick flicks, rom-coms, rom-droms, rom-drams, and tweentertainment, to Shakespeare, period pieces, James Bond, fairy tales, and mafia movies.