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23 Breakup Movies That'll Make You Feel Better About Your Own

♫ Let it go, let it go ♫

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We asked followers of the BuzzFeed Community what movie helped them get through a breakup. Here are some movies to help your hurting heart.

1. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

"The comedic spin it puts on such a heartbreaking ordeal helped me laugh at some of my own misfortune, and gave me hope that things were going to be OK."

luelizabeth

2. He’s Just Not That Into You (2009)

New Line Cinema

"This movie cut the BS and made me realize that my ex hadn't been into me for a LONG time. It was comforting, and I was able to finally move on and let him go."

kierstinwallacecirilloc

3. Pride & Prejudice (2005)

Focus Features

"Every time Mr. Darcy would walk across the dew-swept field, it would remind me that I deserved love, and that love was available."

–Heather Vickers Kwok, Facebook

4. The Holiday (2006)

Columbia Pictures

"This quote says it all: 'In the movies, we have leading ladies and we have the best friend. You, I can tell, are a leading lady but for some reason you're behaving like a best friend.'

–Hannah Cantrell, Facebook

5. Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012)

Sony Pictures Classics

"This movie just made me realize that breakups happen all the time, to everybody, and it was just my turn."

pikaraichu

6. John Tucker Must Die (2006)

20th Century Fox

"There's nothing better than watching girls taking revenge after a breakup."

laurenm495

7. Eat Pray Love (2010)

Columbia Pictures

"This story helped me realize that life is so much more than just romantic relationships and that you can find true happiness within yourself."

laurenl4a3e327c7

8. Mulan (1998)

Disney

"It shows how family is so important, it's OK to have unconventional dreams, and that it's better to be a badass all by yourself. It's about doing what's best for you."

allisonm16

9. The Other Woman (2014)

20th Century Fox

"I was going through a horrible breakup after my fiancé cheated on me. The revenge they got on that cheating bastard made me feel 100 times better!"

mandielayla

10. Sex and the City (2008)

New Line Cinema

"This movie really helped me cut my ex out of my life. It was super hard not talking to him after always talking to him everyday."

deniseab

11. Frozen (2013)

Disney

"I watched it so many times getting over my breakup -- until the song 'Let It Go' didn't make me cry anymore."

kellys108

12. Kill Bill (2003)

TriStar Pictures

"What better way to get over a breakup than to watch Uma Thurman be a total revengeful badass?"

–G.l. Tibbs, Facebook

13. Yes Man (2008)

Warner Bros. Pictures

"It helped me realize that sometimes you hold back from trying new things because you're afraid of moving forward or being hurt, but you never know until you try."

–Alex Cristal, Facebook

14. Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)

Columbia Pictures

"This movie is good for reminding me that the one you were after might not be the one you were meant to be with. That, and it has an amazing soundtrack!"

freckledmenace

15. Someone Like You (2001)

20th Century Fox

"The part that really hit home for me was when Hugh Jackman's character told Jane that 'Greg is not the only man you will ever love.'"

–Blanca Alonso, Facebook

16. Chicago (2002)

Miramax Films

"Because what is better than ladies killing douchebags and then singing about it?!"

elizabethm1

17. The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Summit Entertainment

"There's so many moments that will leave you laughing for so long -- and then plenty that will leave you crying for a while, but it's good to get it all out."

alanar468491290

18. Begin Again (2013)

The Weinstein Company

"All of the music written for this film perfectly described all of the feelings I had -- plus the ending leaves you feeling like everything will be okay again someday."

mistylemon

19. Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)

Miramax Films

"This movie helps me every time. Her upbeat quirkiness after her breakup cheered me up because she didn't let that man bring her down!"

–Kimberly Estomo, Facebook

20. When Harry Met Sally (1989)

Columbia Pictures

"This movie always serves as a reminder for me that people who are devastated by a breakup often end up moving on to way better things."

–Shayna Gabrielle, Facebook

21. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

Focus Features

"It always reminds me that no matter how hard a breakup is, you never want to erase the memories."

–Jessica Halim, Facebook

22. 500 Days of Summer (2009)

Fox Searchlight

"This movie reminded me that there is always something better suited for you, and if that person wasn't it, the one would be right around the corner!"

ashtonmichellel

23. And Legally Blonde (2001)

Typa A Films

"If Elle can work hard to get accepted to Harvard, earn her law degree, and defy stereotypes after Warner broke her heart, I can make it through the next day."

–MaryAshlyn Thomas, Facebook

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