popular opinion The Best Movies About Getting Dumped  

Ann Casano
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There are a lot of ways different people handle getting dumped. Some put on sweatpants and reach for a pint (or 12) of Cherry Garcia. Others go out to a bar to drink away their sorrows. Then there are those that seek comfort in entertainment. If you happen to be looking for a little helping hand from the cinema, search no farther than this list. These are the best movies about being dumped.

These are great movies to watch after being dumped for several reasons. Number one is because they help you remember that you’re not alone. At some point in life, everyone gets broken up with. It’s reassuring to know that even people who look like Ben Affleck, Diane Lane, and Gwyneth Paltrow get dumped.

This may be hard to believe, but perhaps getting dumped is not the worst thing that can happen. Think about Legally Blonde. When Elle Woods's BF dumps her for not being smart and serious, she shows him a thing or two, getting into and excelling at Harvard Law. If he hadn't dumped her, she wouldn't have become the high-powered female attorney that was lurking inside her!

Watching the best movies from this list will help you cope after a tough breakup. So put away that box of Kleenex and spend the day watching famous actors get shown the door. Then be sure to upvote your favorite movies for when you get dumped, or add other movies about getting broken up with below.

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(500) Days of Summer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
(500) Days of Summer Zooey Deschanel, Minka Kelly, Chloë Grace Moretz

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The Wedding Singer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The Wedding Singer Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi

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Forgetting Sarah Marshall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Forgetting Sarah Marshall Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Russell Brand

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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High Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
High Fidelity Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Casablanca is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Casablanca Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre

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Bridget Jones's Diary is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Bridget Jones's Diary Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

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Legally Blonde is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Legally Blonde Reese Witherspoon, Raquel Welch, Ali Larter

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Along Came Polly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Along Came Polly Jennifer Aniston, Alec Baldwin, Ben Stiller

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Chasing Amy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Chasing Amy Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Smith - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Better Off Dead John Cusack, E.G. Daily, David Ogden Stiers

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Swingers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Swingers Heather Graham, Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau filmography - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Under the Tuscan Sun is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Under the Tuscan Sun Diane Lane, Sandra Oh, Kate Walsh

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The First Wives Club is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The First Wives Club Sarah Jessica Parker, Goldie Hawn, Heather Locklear

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The Break-Up is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The Break-Up Jennifer Aniston, Ann-Margret, Vince Vaughn

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The War of the Roses is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The War of the Roses Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas

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Mallrats Ben Affleck, Shannen Doherty, Claire Forlani

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John Tucker Must Die is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
John Tucker Must Die Jenny McCarthy, Sophia Bush, Brittany Snow

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The Way We Were is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The Way We Were Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, James Woods - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Lonely Guy Steve Martin, Andy Garcia, Loni Anderson

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The Odd Couple Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Herb Edelman

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Sliding Doors is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Sliding Doors Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeanne Tripplehorn, John Hannah

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Heartburn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Heartburn Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Kevin Spacey

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For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone

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Annie Hall is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Annie Hall Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Walken

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Blue Jasmine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Blue Jasmine Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Louis C.K.

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The Upside of Anger is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
The Upside of Anger Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Costner, Keri Russell

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Splendor in the Grass is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Splendor in the Grass Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty, Pat Hingle

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Eat Pray Love is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Eat Pray Love Julia Roberts, James Franco, Javier Bardem

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An Unmarried Woman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
An Unmarried Woman Jill Clayburgh, Alan Bates, Kelly Bishop

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Broken Flowers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Broken Flowers Sharon Stone, Bill Murray, Jessica Lange

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Play It Again, Sam is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Play It Again, Sam Woody Allen, Ingrid Bergman, Diane Keaton - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Guinevere is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies About Getting Dumped
Guinevere Sandra Oh, Gina Gershon, Emily Procter - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial