Fashion The Most Gorgeous Movie Wedding Dresses, Ranked  

Jessica Lawshe
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We're all suckers for a big Hollywood movie ending: boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy wins girl back, boy gets girl. And then, most importantly: girl gets dress! A match made in true movie heaven! It's perfection!

Some of the best film wedding dresses are truly the stuff of dreams: the dreams of directors and costume designers, and sometimes the nightmares of the actresses who have to figure out how to go to the bathroom during filming breaks. 

It didn't take us long to come up with this list of the best bridal gowns in movies. Most of our favorite wedding movies feature a stunningly gorgeous wedding gown. From romantic comedies to dark dramas, the we'd wear every single one of the wedding dresses in these movies. Classic gowns or modern dresses, we don't care! They're all gorgeous. Movies prove that you don't have to be traditional on your wedding day. You can even marry an Ogre instead of Prince Charming. (Not that there's anything wrong with Prince Charming!) 

We've been falling in love with wedding dresses in movies since we were little girls watching Cinderella (don't worry, it's on the list). Hollywood has shown us that we really can have the wedding gown of our dreams. Now it's time for you to decide: which of these best movie wedding dresses takes the cake?

The Princess Diaries 2: Royal ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Gorgeous Movie Wedding Dresses, Ranked
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Princess Mia was a vision in lace. 

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Actors: Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews, Chris Pine, Raven-Symoné, Stan Lee, + more

Initial Release: 2004

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Also Ranked

#74 on The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

#6 on The Best Movies for Young Girls

#39 on The Best Teen Romance Movies

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Cinderella


Cinderella is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Gorgeous Movie Wedding Dresses, Ranked
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The wedding dress in Cinderella is perhaps the first wedding dress we ever fell in love with. The movie, and this dress, are what every little girl imagines for her "happily ever after."

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Actors: June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton, Jimmy MacDonald, Lucille Bliss, + more

Initial Release: 1950

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi

Also Ranked

#54 on The Best Musical Movies of All Time

#48 on The Best Animated Films Ever

#50 on Animated Movies That Make You Cry the Most

#66 on Musical Movies With the Best Songs

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Da... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Gorgeous Movie Wedding Dresses, Ranked
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Bella Swan's modest, but stunning wedding dress is drool-worthy. 

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Actors: Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick, Robert Pattinson, Dakota Fanning, + more

Initial Release: 2011

Directed by: Bill Condon

Also Ranked

#18 on The Sexiest Vampire Movies Ever Made

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Steel Magnolias


Steel Magnolias is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Gorgeous Movie Wedding Dresses, Ranked
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Pink may be her signature color, but Shelby sure was a vision in (overdone 80s) white.

Actors: Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, + more

Initial Release: 1989

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Also Ranked

#78 on "Old" Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

#88 on The Greatest Movies of the 1980s, Ranked

#30 on The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

#36 on The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry

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