A great cast can make a movie, and it’s a casting director’s job to find the best man, or woman, for the job. In an industry dominated by leading-men, we’re counting down the top all-female cast films in celebration of the women who have lit up our screens with their charm and amazing performances.
Clueless is modern day retelling of Jane Austen’s classic 1815 novel Emma. The story centers on the self-indulgent, wealthy and popular Cher (Alicia Silverstone), who has risen to the pinnacle of success on the high school social scene. Cher, and step-brother Josh (Paul Rudd), have an amiable but banter-filled relationship in which the socially-conscious Josh, often pokes holes in Cher’s priorities. Cher learns early on that she enjoys doing good deeds and cluelessly embarks on match-making enterprises and misguided but sincere attempts to live more purposefully. After much soul searching, Cher realizes that she is in love with Josh. Her new dedication to socially-purposeful initiatives impress him, and the two opposites become a couple.