Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 
Buy New

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Very Good See details
$5.49 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details

or
 
   
More Buying Choices
Serenity-Now Add to Cart
$9.99  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
GameMommy Add to Cart
$10.00  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Urban-E Add to Cart
$11.99  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here

Legally Blonde (2001)

Reese Witherspoon , Luke Wilson , Robert Luketic  |  PG-13 |  DVD
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (659 customer reviews)

List Price: $14.98
Price: $9.37 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $5.61 (37%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
Want it Monday, April 21? Choose Two-Day Shipping at checkout. Details
Watch Instantly with Rent Buy
Legally Blonde   $2.99 $9.99

Other Formats & Versions

Amazon Price New from Used from
Blu-ray 1-Disc Version $7.98  
DVD 1-Disc Version $9.37  
Pre-order "Labor "Day" and Save up to 50%
Save up to 50% on pre-orders of Labor Day on Blu-ray and DVD. Learn more

Frequently Bought Together

Legally Blonde + Legally Blonde 2 - Red, White & Blonde (Special Edition) + Miss Congeniality (Deluxe Edition)
Price for all three: $21.36

Buy the selected items together

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Product Details

  • Actors: Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair, Matthew Davis, Victor Garber
  • Directors: Robert Luketic
  • Writers: Amanda Brown, Karen McCullah, Kirsten Smith
  • Producers: Christian McLaughlin, David Nicksay, Marc Platt, Ric Kidney
  • Format: Full Screen, Closed-captioned, Color, Surround Sound, Widescreen, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround), Spanish (Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround)
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
  • Dubbed: Spanish
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
  • DVD Release Date: November 6, 2001
  • Run Time: 96 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (659 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00005O5CM
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,143 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Legally Blonde" on IMDb

Special Features

  • 2 audio commentary tracks with the director, Reese Witherspoon & film crew
  • Trivia track

Editorial Reviews

She's a California sorority girl who'll do anything to keep her man. Even if it means going all theway'to law school! Reese Witherspoon (Election) stars with Luke Wilson (Charlie's Angels), Selma Blair (Cruel Intentions), Matthew Davis (Pearl Harbor) and Victor Garber (Titanic) in a knock-out comedy with a heart of goldand hair to match! Elle Woods (Witherspoon) is a California blonde with couture clothes, fabulous friends and the hottest boyfriend on campus. So when Warner Huntington III (Davis) suddenly dumps her and heads for Harvard Law School, Elletakes matters into her own perfectly manicured hands. She enrolls too! Now getting Warner back should be a snap, right? Wrong! Elle's about to begin the toughest fight of her lifefor love, honor, justice and respect for blondes everywhere!

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
41 of 44 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Don't let looks deceive you!!!! July 14, 2001
Let me begin by saying I am not normally a fan of the "Clueless" type character, but this is far from what I expected going into this movie. Reese Witherspoon's character "Elle" is a sweet, funny, smart and completely likeable character and has you caring for her and rooting for her to win and prove everyone wrong. After being dumped by her boyfriend Warner because he thought she wasn't smart enough for a future lawyer or senator, she follows him to Harvard determined to win him back. While she struggles with fitting in, she slowly wins over several of her classmates, and proves she is no dumb blonde. This movie is fun, and well worth seeing. I was skeptical about this movie, but don't let the trailer and bad critic reviews turn you off of this bright and funny film.
Was this review helpful to you?
56 of 62 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Maybe It's Me. August 7, 2006
Format:DVD
I've been reviewing items for Amazon for a little over a year and a half, now. One of the things that I still don't quite understand is how Amazon picks its "Spotlight Reviews."

Sometimes those Reviews are great. But, sometimes...

Okay. Here are excerpts from the current Spotlight Reviews for this film (though they may be different by the time you read this):

"I was disappointed by this film. I was hoping it was going to be a satire, a la 'Clueless'. When I realized in the first 15 minutes or so that it was not, then I at least hoped it would be funny in any kind of way (e.g. dumb funny). Well, it didn't even do that.[...]" -- First Spotlight Review

"As a blonde myself, I really should have been offended by this feature-length blonde joke, but hey, this flick is first-rate fluff.[...]The script is surprisingly smart for fluff and is a huge reason for the success of this extended blonde joke. For mindless entertainment, you can't beat this film. 'Legally Blonde' is one of those guilty pleasures you might hate to admit having. Remember, you can always watch it in the privacy of your own home[...]." -- Second Spotlight Review (from a "Top 100 Reviewer" no less)

Uh...

Maybe it's me.

But I don't think that either of these two reviewers get this film. Legally Blonde is not a movie trying to make fun of blondes. What would even be the point of that? Nor is it a "dumb comedy," nor is it trying to be. It is not an extended blonde joke. It is not mindless. Nor is, as the second above reviewer mentioned in her write-up, the main character (Elle) mindless.

In fact, the point of the film is that she has a mind.
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you?
22 of 25 people found the following review helpful
Format:DVD
Buy this movie! Seriously, it is one of the best movies I have ever seen, and most of my friends and family fully support that opinion. So take a chance and buy it!
Reese Witherspoon makes a steller performance as Elle Woods, a drop-dead gorgeous blonde, ditzy as can be, who basically comes to one day and decides to attend Harvard Law School. Why? Because becoming a law student is the only way to win back the love of Warner Huntington III (played by hunk Matthew Davis). And suprisingly, she manages to convince the Harvard admittance committee that her brains . . . or assets . . . will make her an excellent addition to the school. Once she gets to Harvard, however, Elle is shocked to learn that everyone does NOT love her. She faces hard classes for which she is expected to prepare, a professor who tosses her out of class, and finally discovers that Warner got engaged over the summer to a preppy Eastern girl. But Elle is up to the challenge, rocketing to stardom even as a 1L (first-year law student to those not in the club).
My 5-star recommendation comes from my love of a good lawyer joke, and the ability to laugh at our profession. And this movie definitely does that. You get to see that law school is filled with tough classes, hard profs, nasty law students, and stretching one to one's limits. But you also see a woman with a truly good heart rise above all the pettiness she faces, and succeed by being true to herself. A truly enjoyable time for everyone watching.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
19 of 22 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Here's proof that blondes do have more fun! November 11, 2001
Format:DVD
Poor Elle... her boyfriend has just dumped her, forcing her to relinguish her glamorous Los Angeles lifestyle to pursue a career in law at Harvard Law School. No one likes her; she feels despondent and alone... what's a girl to do? Why, get a manicure, of course!
In "Legally Blonde," one might expect voracious amounts of high-pitched voices, pouting, and out-of-nowhere remarks and comments that have become the constituent image for blondes everywhere. The movie includes all of these things, no doubt, but somehow manages to cast them in a witty and extremely humorous light, while also possessing a heart and soul that are easy to relate to. It's a priceless comedic gem, and gave me every reason to fall into its spell.
In a performance that is easily likeable and irresistibly charming, Reese Witherspoon plays Elle Woods, who hopes to be accepted to Harvard Law School to prove to her ex-boyfriend that she's not too stupid to be a lawyer's wife. With a 4.0 grade average, a fashion major from CULA, and a video essay featuring herself and others in bikinis (a tactic made funnier by the fact that she doesn't realize the effect she will have on the all-male board at Harvard), she is accepted, and arrives intent on winning back her man.
Of course, things are not all parties and homecomings, and she soon discovers that no one really cares to be around her. Former prospective fiancé Warner is now engaged to the snotty Vivian Kensington, leaving Elle's plans in the cold. With no one to turn to except for Paulette, a manicurist with low self esteem, Elle decides to take life into her own hands, and quickly learns the tricks of the trade at Harvard.
This is where the movie takes on a personality much like its main character.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Witherspoon is phenomenal
Love the acting Reese W. shows in this movie is amazing. Her character is very comical! Must see girlie movie.
Published 8 days ago by Amanda Riley
4.0 out of 5 stars Fun and light.
My girlfriend's daughter was in this high school production. So it was fun to see and compare the play with the original movie. I liked it. Read more
Published 21 days ago by B. Shapero
5.0 out of 5 stars Yes! Buy it!
I love Reese Witherspoon as an actress and she's so darn cute in this one. This is the movie that convinced me that I could go back to college at the age of 48 and get my degree! Read more
Published 22 days ago by Becky J. Welter
4.0 out of 5 stars Legally Blonde review
Warm, funny movie with likeable star & cast. However, I don't know if this woman could honestly make it through Harvard Law School.
Published 23 days ago by Suzanne Dunne
5.0 out of 5 stars Classic
I see Legally Blonde as a classic. It is one of those movies that I remember from my childhood and love to rewatch. Read more
Published 24 days ago by Erica
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Comedy !
2001 saw the release of Legally Blonde. Reese Witherspoon is the whole show, as a young woman going to Law School. A cute film you can enjoy with anybody. Read more
Published 25 days ago by K. Nolting
5.0 out of 5 stars she was authentic
Is my all time favorite it shows grid passion with clarity commitment consistency communication and collaboration girls and boys should all watch this movie
Published 29 days ago by Hully Fetico
5.0 out of 5 stars favorite
okay this is definetly my favorite movie ever. I am a blonde and it is empowering to see this girl surpassing stereotypes :)
Published 29 days ago by S. Baker
5.0 out of 5 stars mary-sue done right
one of the best "this is gonna suck, it can't be that good" to "THIS IS AWESOME!!!" flips I've ever experienced. Read more
Published 29 days ago by SamanTHa
5.0 out of 5 stars such a classic
Soooooo awesome, this movie is truly a classic had me laughing gagging and I know with the same time I love it
Published 1 month ago by DC
Search Customer Reviews
Only search this product's reviews
ARRAY(0xa6609fa8)

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Forums

Topic From this Discussion
blonde the musical? Be the first to reply
Have something you'd like to share about this product?
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 


Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions


Look for Similar Items by Category


Want to discover more products? You may find many from what is a thirty one party shopping list.