BACK2SCHOOL: Legally Blonde

Legally Blonde

USA | 2001 | 93 min. | Robert Luketic

August 27, 2023


Legally Blonde is a delightful comedy that follows the journey of Elle Woods, a fashion-forward sorority girl who defies stereotypes and enrolls in Harvard Law School to win back her ex-boyfriend. Armed in head-to-toe pink, determination, and sharp legal mind, Elle proves that she's more than just a pretty face, ultimately teaching everyone that you can achieve anything when you believe in yourself.

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Passes: $65 | $50 SIFF Members - includes full series access

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Legally Blonde is an electrifying and empowering comedy that takes the courtroom by storm. When bubbly sorority girl Elle Woods is dumped by her boyfriend, she defies all expectations by enrolling in Harvard Law School to win him back. Armed with her fashion-forward style, a determined spirit, and a love for her chihuahua Bruiser, Elle becomes an unlikely legal prodigy, challenging stereotypes and proving that you can be both fabulous and brilliant. With hilarious courtroom antics, unexpected twists, and a dose of girl power, Legally Blonde is a delightful and inspiring tale of self-discovery and triumph against all odds.

  • Director: Robert Luketic
  • Principal Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair, Matthew Davis, Victor Garber, Jennifer Coolidge
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2001
  • Running Time: 93 min.
  • Screenplay: Karen McCullah, Kirsten Smith
  • Cinematographers: Anthony B. Richmond
  • Editors: Anita Brandt Burgoyne, Garth Craven
  • Language: English