The best movies are like friends. You spend an hour or two with them, fall in love, and then revisit them all the time. As time goes on, you change, and your attitude towards your favorites evolves. Suddenly, a film that once seemed like a masterpiece starts to annoy you. Maybe you don't have anything in common anymore. Others you may have overlooked in the past now seem like a perfect match.
But the best movie friendships never change — once a dynamic duo, always a dynamic duo. We've pulled together some of our favorite onscreen BFFs of all time as proof. So sit back (preferably with a glass of wine, some quality chocolate, and your own inner circle) and enjoy some of the best platonic relationships of all time.
Harry, Ron & Hermione, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
You know your friendship is solid when you battle a troll for your BFF.
Romy & Michele, Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
The friends who knew you in high school and still talk to you 10 years later are those you need to stick with.
Janis & Damien, Mean Girls
A true friend will tell you if you're turning into a Plastic.
Sally & Gillian, Practical Magic
Best friends, sisters, AND witches? #Goals.
Woody & Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story
If these two can get a bromance going, anyone can.
Thelma & Louise, Thelma and Louise
Friends don't let friends commit murder and run from the law by themselves.
Sam, Teeny, Roberta & Chrissy, Now and Then
Come on, we all identified with one of these girls. I was a Sam.
Annie & Lillian, Bridesmaids
Who hasn't felt threatened by the work friend turned bestie?
Annie MacDuggan, Elise Elliot & Brenda Morelli, The First Wives Club
No one owns them.
Mia and Lilly, The Princess Diaries
If your friendship can survive a surprise coronation, you're all set.
Carmen, Bridget, Lena & Tibby, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Putting aside the fact that I most likely cannot fit into any of my friends' jeans, these four gals have got each other's backs.
Cher and Dionne, Clueless
“She’s my friend because we both know what it’s like to have people be jealous of us.”
Lloyd Dobler & His Girl Squad, Say Anything
Where would a lovesick puppy boy be without his badass lady friends?
Sara & Becky, A Little Princess
All little girls are princesses, didn't you know?
Ferris & Cameron, Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Let's face it, Ferris Bueller is crazy. Only a true friend would put up with that shit.
Mulan & Mushu, Mulan
Making sure your bestie doesn't get outed as a woman in Han Dynasty China is no picnic.
Hillary & C.C., Beaches
When your friendship survives a love triangle, death, surprise pregnancy and goes on for 30 years, get back to me.
The Ya Yas, The Divine Secrets of the Ya Ya Sisterhood
Your chosen family is your best family.
Susanna and Lacey, Girl, Interrupted
Best friends are there when shit gets really real, you know?
Lucy, Kit & Mimi, Crossroads
The road trip sing-along reaches a whole new level when your BFF is Britney Spears.
Savannah, Bernadine, Robin & Gloria, Waiting To Exhale
Whitney Houston and Angela Bassett, what did we do in this life to deserve you?
The Breakfast Club, The Breakfast Club
Just a brain, an athlete, a princess, a basket case, and a criminal.
The Sapphires, The Sapphires
Any friendship that can survive a band is one for the ages.
Timon & Pumba, The Lion King
The Baby-Sitters, The Baby-Sitters Club
Ah tweenagehood. A time when friendships are tested, as hormones rage, and problems seem insurmountable.
Driss & Philippe, The Intouchables
When life hands you lemons, find a friend to turn them into spiked lemonade for you.
Lelaina, Vicky & Sammy, Reality Bites
The '90s were tough. These friends really needed each other.
Jules & Jess, Bend It Like Beckham
When you score friends like these, you keep them.
Frances & Sophie, Frances Ha
Female friendships can be fraught, but that's what makes them so strong.
Juno and Leah, Juno
Juno: "I'm pregnant."
Leah: "What? Honest to blog?"
Juno: "Yeah. Yeah, it's Bleekers'."
Leah: "It's probably just a food baby. Did you have a big lunch?"
Juno: "No, this is not a food baby, all right? I've taken like three pregnancy tests, and I'm forshizz up the spout."
Leah: "How did you even generate enough pee for three pregnancy tests? That's amazing..."
Juno: "I don't know, I drank, like, 10 tons of Sunny D... Anyway, dude, I'm telling you I'm pregnant and you're acting shockingly cavalier."
Leah: "Is this for real? Like, for real, for real?"
Juno: "Unfortunately, yes."
Leah: "Oh my GOD. Oh shit! Phuket, Thailand!"
Juno: "There we go. That was kind of the emotion that I was searching for on the first take."