Briefcases & Heels: Movies About Working Women & the Office

A Listmania! list by Kenneth M. Gelwasser (Hollywood, Fl USA)
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Working Girl
1.  Working Girl DVD ~ Melanie Griffith
The list author says:
  "The King (or should we say Queen) of movies about female buisness executives. Melanie Griffith goes up against Sigourney Weaver to win both the corporate merger and Harrison Ford's heart."
$14.96   Used & New from: $0.94
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (232 customer reviews)

His Girl Friday
2.  His Girl Friday DVD ~ Cary Grant
The list author says:
  "Rosalind Russell play's a  reporter, who squares off against her underhanded editor (and former husband) , Cary Grant  in Howard Hawk's classic screwball  film comedy."
$54.95   Used & New from: $3.52
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (258 customer reviews)

Disclosure
3.  Disclosure DVD ~ Michael Douglas
The list author says:
  "In this high-tech, suspense thriller, about sexual harrassment, Demi Moore is a female, corporate executive who is out to prove, that she can be just as abusive as any man."
$7.52   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews)

Clockwatchers
4.  Clockwatchers DVD ~ Toni Collette
The list author says:
  "Welcome to the wacky, surreal world of office temps. Parker Posey, Toni Collette and Lisa Kudrow all shine in this weirdly, funny office comedy."
Used & New from: $2.17
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (59 customer reviews)

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The Last Seduction
5.  The Last Seduction DVD ~ Linda Fiorentino
The list author says:
  "Linda Fiorentino plays the ultimate fem fatal/con-artist, who seduces & flim-flams her office co-worker. Owes a lot to the classic Film Noir, "Double Indemnity"."
Used & New from: $3.82
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (75 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Nine to Five
6.  Nine to Five DVD ~ Jane Fonda
The list author says:
  "In this slapstick, '70s feminist office comedy, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin & Dolly Parton play secretaries, who kidnap the ultimate, male chauvinist boss."
$18.88   Used & New from: $2.62
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (266 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Apartment
7.  The Apartment DVD ~ Jack Lemmon
The list author says:
  "Billy Wilder's classic film comedy about office politics and sexual  relationships in the button-down, corporate world.  Shirley Maclaine, Jack Lemon & Fred MacMurray are all at the top of their game."
$8.97   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (269 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Baby Boom
8.  Baby Boom DVD ~ Diane Keaton
The list author says:
  "Diane Keaton is a corporate executive on the fast track, when suddenly a baby comes into her life. Keaton proves her comic chops don't necessarily depend on Woody Allen, in this very good film comedy."
$39.96   Used & New from: $6.95
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (292 customer reviews)

Desk Set
9.  Desk Set DVD ~ Spencer Tracy
The list author says:
  "A later Tracey - Hepburn film comedy, that takes place in the corporate world of TV research. They fight, bicker and of course, eventually fall in love."
$10.16   Used & New from: $0.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (264 customer reviews)

Network
10.  Network DVD ~ Faye Dunaway
The list author says:
  "Faye Dunaway won an oscar for her role of a TV executive, who will put anything on the airwaves if it means high ratings. Sadly, Paddy Chayefsky's film satire of the TV industry has mostly come true."
$15.00   Used & New from: $2.47
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (338 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Secretary
11.  Secretary DVD ~ James Spader
The list author says:
  "The film, that brings 'S&M' into the office. Maggie Gyllenhaal and James Spader are both great in this weirdly wonderful comedy."
$12.99   Used & New from: $0.25
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (572 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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