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Legally Blonde

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Legally Blonde
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Publisher:MGM
Genres:Comedy - Romance, Comedy
Rating:PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Produced By:Marc Platt Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Budget:$18,000,000
Runtime:96 min
Tagline:Don't judge a book by its hair color!
User Score (votes):6.3 / 10 (1429)

Starring:  Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair, Matthew Davis, Victor Garber

Writers:  Karen McCullah Lutz, Kirsten Smith

Produced By:  Ric Kidney, Christian McLaughlin, David Nicksay, Marc Platt

Directed By:  Robert Luketic

Casting:  Joseph Middleton

Production Design:  Missy Stewart

Sound Effects Editor:  Javier Bennassar, Michael Kamper, Michael Mullane

Director Of Photography:  Anthony B. Richmond

Editor:  Garth Craven

Original Music Composer:  Rolfe Kent

Co Producer:  David Nicksay, Christian McLaughlin

Screenplay:  Karen McCullah Lutz, Kirsten Smith

Novel:  Amanda Brown

Set Decoration:  Kathy Lucas

Music Supervisor:  Anita Camarata

Costume Design:  Sophie de Rakoff

Production Coordinator:  Noelle Green, Marci Rosenberg Gayner

Music Editor:  Nick South

Script Supervisor:  Ronit Ravich-Boss

Still Photographer:  Tracy Bennett

Last Updated: 2019-10-30

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Elle: [Elle is cross-examining Chutney Windham] Ms. Windham, what had you done earlier that day?

Chutney Windham: I got up. Got a latte. Went to the gym. Got a perm and came home.

Elle: Where you got in the shower?

The Honorable Marina R. Bickford: I believe the witness has made it clear that she was in the shower.

[Courtroom audience laughs]

Elle: Yes, your Honor.

Elle: [a sudden brainstorm comes over Elle] Ms. Windham, had you ever gotten a perm before?

Chutney Windham: Yes.

Chutney Windham: Two a year since I was 12. You do the math.

Elle: You know, a girl in my sorority, Tracy Marcinco, got a perm once. We all tried to talk her out of it. Curls weren’t a good look for her. She didn’t have your bone structure, but thankfully that same day she entered the Pheta Delta Phi wet T-shirt contest where she was completely hosed to down from head to toe...

DA Joyce Rafferty: Objection, why is this relevant?

Elle
: I have a point, I promise.

The Honorable Marina R. Bickford: Then make it.

Elle: Chutney, why is it Tracy Marcinco’s curls were ruined when she got hosed down?

Chutney Windham: Because they got wet.

Elle: Exactly. Because isn’t the first cardinal rule of perm maintenance that you’re forbidden to wet your hair for at least 24 hours after getting a perm at the risk of deactivating the immonium thygocolate?

Chutney Windham: Yes.

Elle: And wouldn’t somebody who had, say, 30 perms before in their life be well aware of this rule, and if in fact you weren’t washing your hair as I suspect you weren’t because your curls are still intact, wouldn’t you have heard the gunshot, and if in fact you had heard the gunshot Brooke Windham wouldn’t have had time to hide the gun before you got downstairs. Which means you would have had to have found Brooke Windham with a gun in her hand to make your story plausible, isn’t that right?

Chutney Windham: She’s my age! Did she tell you that? How would you feel if your father married someone who was your age?

Elle: You, however, Chutney, had time to hide the gun after you shot your father.

Chutney Windham: [Chutney is in tears] I didn’t mean to shoot him! [points at Brooke] I thought it was YOU walking through the door!

[Courtroom audience gasps]

Elle: Oh my God.

About the author

This page was created by our editorial team. Each page is manually curated, researched, collected, and issued by our staff writers. Quotes contained on this page have been double checked for their citations, their accuracy and the impact it will have on our readers.

Kelly Peacock is an accomplished poet and social media expert based in Brooklyn, New York. Kelly has a Bachelor's degree in creative writing from Farieligh Dickinson University and has contributed to many literary and cultural publications. Kelly assists on a wide variety of quote inputting and social media functions for Quote Catalog. Visit her personal website here.

Kendra Syrdal is a writer, editor, partner, and senior publisher for The Thought & Expression Company. Over the last few years she has been personally responsible for writing, editing, and producing over 30+ million pageviews on Thought Catalog.