37 Runway-Worthy Dresses Made Famous By The Classic Movies They Were Worn In

    These notable dresses are as famous as the movies.

    Wardrobe is often as iconic as the movie it was worn in.

    These memorable costumes help bring characters to life and often become the inspo for everything from cosplay to dressing up for Halloween.

    If you're obsessed with movie fashion, I've rounded up some of the most famous onscreen dresses throughout the years. Take a look:

    1. To start, this embellished vintage gown worn by Rose during her voyage in Titanic:

    Jack kissing Rose's gloved hand

    2. When Hermione Granger wore this playfully pink formalwear at the Yule Ball in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire:

    Hermione and Harry

    3. Winifred Sanderson's wickedly good #OOTD in Hocus Pocus:

    Winifred with bolts of lightning coming out of her hands

    4. This timeless dress from Dirty Dancing that proved why "nobody puts Baby in the corner":

    Johnny lifting Baby in the air

    5. One of Elle Woods' signature pink staples in Legally Blonde:

    Elle walking in a pink halter-top dress

    6. This elegant look so flawlessly pulled off by Audrey Hepburn (aka Holly) in Breakfast at Tiffany's:

    Breakfast at Tiffany's

    7. When Carrie Bradshaw stepped out in this runway-ready wedding gown in Sex and the City:

    Carrie holding a bouquet on the street surrounded by Stanford and Anthony

    8. The red-and-white jolly holiday gown made famous by Mary Poppins:

    Mary Poppins

    9. When Vivian made Edward fall even harder for her with this strapless red dress in Pretty Woman:

    Edward in a bow-tie suit and arms crossed gazes at Vivian

    10. Quite possibly one of the most noteworthy movie dresses of all time, worn by Marilyn Monroe in The Seven Year Itch:

    Marilyn stands on a subway grate as the wind blows up her dress

    11. It was hard not to love this short pastel pink wedding dress worn by Paige in The Vow:

    A smiling woman wears a short strapless gown

    12. Follow the yellow brick road and you'll find Dorothy's unforgettable costume from The Wizard of Oz:

    Dorothy in pigtails and holding Toto, her dog

    13. Cinderella's dreamy transformation is pretty much magic before your eyes:


    14. Disney did it once again with Belle's golden ball gown in Beauty and the Beast:

    Belle stands with her flowing gown

    15. Throw it back to the '80s with Andie's homemade prom dress, which pretty summed up why the movie was called Pretty in Pink:

    Pretty in Pink

    16. Wednesday's crisp white collar and all-black dress was always her signature fit in The Addams Family:

    Wednesday looking serious and holding a dinosaur toy

    17. Princess Leia became a galactic icon with her bright white dress in Star Wars: Episode IV — A New Hope:

    Princess Leia sits sideways and leans against a wall

    18. Allie's blue dress when she rekindled her romance with Noah in The Notebook:

    Noah lifts Allie in his arms in the rain

    19. The prom dress that made Carrie one of horror's most terrifying scream queens:

    Carrie wearing her crown and holding her flowers

    20. This angelic outfit worn by Juliet when the two star-crossed lovers' eyes met in Romeo + Juliet:

    Romeo kisses Juliet's hand

    21. The notorious bridesmaid dress that was every color of the rainbow in Confessions of a Shopaholic:

    Confessions of a Shopaholic

    22. This shimmering ensemble that was made for Cameron Diaz as Tina in The Mask:

    Tina singing into a microphone

    23. Sandy's trademark look during the National Dance-Off in Grease:

    Sandy and Danny dancing

    24. Josie's metallic dress that was so bad it was good in Never Been Kissed:

    Never Been Kissed

    25. Romy and Michele set the bar for high school reunion fashion with these '90s outfits:

    Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

    26. This ethereal wedding dress that every Mamma Mia! fan couldn't stop dreaming of:

    Mamma Mia!

    27. Not even a broken spine could prevent Regina George from rocking this pink Spring Fling dress in Mean Girls:

    Regina standing in a back brace

    28. This sleek emerald green satin dress as seen on Keira Knightley as Cecilia in Atonement:

    Cecilia standing her dress

    29. Rachel's whimsical Marchesa dress that put the spotlight on her in Crazy Rich Asians:

    Rachel stands by a car wearing a long, flowing dress with floral accents

    30. With a plunging neckline and high slit, this moody black dress from Elvira: Mistress of the Dark was a statement-maker for a reason:

    Elvira with dramatic eye makeup and hands on hips

    31. This elegant evening dress that gave Kate Hudson as Andie that extra glow in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days:

    Andie smiling and holding a purse

    32. When Lillian's bridal shop visit went hilariously wrong in Bridesmaids:

    33. Jenna's colorful striped dress during the "Thriller" dance number in 13 Going On 30:

    Jenna dancing in a short, striped dress

    34. The spectacular yellow dress worn by Emma Stone as Mia that boldly set the tone for the opening scene in La La Land:

    Mia and Sebastian dancing in sync

    35. Morticia's hauntingly beautiful floor-length gown in The Addams Family:

    The Addams Family

    36. Lydia really nailed it with her ghostly red wedding dress in Beetlejuice:

    Lydia and Beetlejuice

    37. And finally, these spine-chilling twins who terrorized our dreams with their matching baby blue dresses in The Shining:

    Movie fans: What iconic dress would you add to this list? Let us know your pick in the comments!