Legally Blonde (2001)
Director: Robert Luketic
Writers: Amanda Brown, Karen McCuller, Kirsten Smith
Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair, Matthew Davis, Victor Garber, Jennifer Coolidge, Holland Taylor Lutter / Jessica Capshaw / Alana Ubach / Ozzy Perkins / Linda Cardellini / Bruce Thomas / Meredith Scott Lynn / Raquel Welch/ Samantha Lemore/ Kelly Nix/ Michael B. Silver/ Kimberly McCullough/ Greg Serrano/ Francesca P. Roberts/ Lisa Archie/ As Beasley / Kevin Cooney / Ted Rooney / Wayne Feldman / Dan McClure / Nicholas Lange / Doug Spinza / Victoria Mayo Denny / Lacey Beeman / Melissa Anne Young / Brody Hazel / Channy Clay / John Cantwell / Terrence Michael / Jody Harris / Sasha Barris / Gary Ambrosia / Joan Blair / Gary Castro Churchill / Kurt Klendney / Amber Marie Goetz / Mark Heidelberg / Richard Hillman / Seth Adam Jones / John Capulos / Dean Heyman Mason / Beverly Porcin / Scott Ryan Venery / Jenna Z. Wilson / …
Genre: Comedy / Romance / Youth / Inspirational / Women
Region: United States
Released: 2001-07-13 (USA)
series: Legally Blonde
Length: 96 minutes
Also known as: Lawyer (Hong Kong) / Golden Law Stunner (Taiwan) / Come on, lawyer girl
Rating: IMDB 6.4 / Rotten Tomatoes 71%
For all her enviable beauty, elle (Reese Witherspoon) is blonde, blonde, tall, well-groomed, and like a beautiful barbie doll. Beauty and lively personality make Ellie a perfect girl. Her boyfriend, Werner (Matthew Davis), is also in good condition, with a wealthy background and a good appearance. The two matched very well, but it was unexpected that Werner did not regard Ellie as a lifelong partner at all. In his eyes, Ellie was just a vase with nothing but beauty, so he dumped Ellie after he was admitted to Harvard Law School. Reconnect with an old girlfriend. Unwilling to be reconciled, Allie tried her best to get into Harvard, and she wanted to use actions to prove that she was not just superficial. The study life at harvard was very boring, and the blonde beauty was discriminated against everywhere. To everyone’s surprise, Ai Li actually did a career wisely.
Legally Blonde is a 2001 comedy film directed by Robert Luketic and starring Reese Witherspoon. The film follows the story of Elle Woods, a blonde and seemingly shallow sorority girl who decides to follow her ex-boyfriend to Harvard Law School in an effort to win him back.
Despite initial skepticism and criticism from her peers, Elle proves to be a competent and intelligent law student, excelling in her studies and earning the respect of her colleagues. Along the way, she also discovers her own independence and self-worth, and eventually finds love with a fellow law student.
Legally Blonde was a commercial success, grossing over $141 million at the box office. It also received positive reviews from critics, who praised Witherspoon’s performance and the film’s light-hearted and empowering message. The film was followed by a sequel, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde, in 2003, as well as a stage musical adaptation and a reality television series.
With its themes of female empowerment, self-discovery, and overcoming stereotypes, Legally Blonde has become a cultural touchstone and a beloved classic among audiences of all ages.