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A young beautician, newly arrived in a small Louisiana town, finds work at the local salon, where a small group of women share a close bond of friendship and welcome her into the fold.
MPAA Rating PG
Release Date 1989-11-15
Runtime 119 minutes
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kaylee_cochran shared a tip "I wish I had a group of girlfriends like this."
hypergrrl23 shared a tip "10/10 such a great film. I laughed and I cried. A all around good movie"
teralby shared a tip "So good, a classic!"
alexandra_lazarow shared a tip "Southern ladies saying southern things. Friendship, love, and loss"
lethea_garrett shared a tip "Family, love, sacrifice, and hardship. A tale of life and the circumstances that follow."
fortunesfodder shared a tip ""Drink your juice Shelby.""
nun_yabidness shared a tip "Not similar but I started Reservation Dogs."
amber_grunder shared a tip "My favorite line in this movie... "Laughter thru tears is my favorite emotion.""
tammy_stewart_4447 shared a tip "A classic - of course, I'm an 80s girl!"
jeri_gamble shared a tip "One of my all time favorite movies! Some of the best lines to quote through out life!"
peg_silber shared a tip "One of my favorite movies!"
sharon_steinberg-me shared a tip "My favorite."
alexis_martin_2836 shared a tip "I love a good movie about healthy female friendship. The gravesite scene is one of Sally Fields' best ever."
wendy_35 shared a tip "Heartbreaking classic! I love it!"
caroline_taylor_2032 shared a tip "The whole thing is fantastic! Possible favorite is when she's saying, hit Weezer!"
julie_vanderyagt shared a tip "Yup.. When they are at the graveside and Clariee wants people to slap Ouiser. 😊 You?"
allison_fenton shared a tip "Laughter through tears...."
fannie_mae_wilcox shared a tip "💜💜💜"
lauren_standifer shared a tip "Not really comedy, sure it has funny moments, but it's mainly a chick-flick. Have tissues ready. This is an amazing movie."
cindy_callihan shared a tip "I love them all..but I think Wheezy"
breanna_rose_4775 shared a tip "So many! The jokes are hysterical but mostly I love the ending when the movie comes full circle."
debbi_hartley shared a tip "If you've ever lost a child this will bring it all back."
trish_maloney_2796 shared a tip "All of it; but the part that brings tears EVERY time is when the mom breaks down after the funeral."
emme_T shared a tip "Best movie ever, so good!!!!!!!!!!! I have nothing else to say."
sylvia_5798 shared a tip "No matter how many times I see this movie I cry every single time. A really good movie w/ a great cast!!"
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glenda_walker shared a tip "I love this movie. I love to laugh and I like a tear jerker."
will_mack shared a tip "Tear jerker but excellent acting and casting :)"
laila_doiron shared a tip "This is the perfect movie if you wanna get a good laugh and if you wanna cry a little😂😂💗"
cait_hutchinson shared a tip "Top ten favourite"
traci_moultry shared a tip "It's a perfect movie about women and friendships."
stacey_mulligan shared a tip "My all time favorite movie!"
shannon_porter shared a tip "Best movie ever seen #romance #comedy #drama #family #family @"
kara_demetropoulos shared a tip "Bust out the tissues! One of my favorite tear jerkers."
jessica_thomas_8573 shared a tip "It's an excellent chick-flick. Bring tissues. Stellar cast, great acting, and all the feels!"
reyna_morena shared a tip "Tuesdays with Morrie"
carrie_waterman shared a tip "A great movie. Enjoy."
loretta_endo shared a tip "Omg!! I have so many. Depends on the type. I can tell you I have watched Elf at least 100x. 🤣🤣🤣"
janice_hough shared a tip "An oldie but goodie, The Big Chill. And Devine secrets of the YaYa sisterhood."
juan_wasnak shared a tip "One of the BEST MOVIES OF ALL TIMES!!! Love it!"
jessica_beckett shared a tip "My favorite movie!! Laughter through tears."
katherine_threndyle shared a tip "One of my all time favorites!!"
pamela_t shared a tip "Definitely cried!"