You Tell Him, Sister! Hollywood's Best Breakup Lines

From Bridget Jones' triumphant moment to Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman, these ladies knew how to say get lost with style. (18 Photos)

Shanna Yehlen on Dec 7, 2010 at 10:09AM

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You Tell Him, Sister! Hollywood's Best Breakup Lines

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Pretty Woman (1990)

The Situation: Edward Lewis (Richard Gere), a New York businessman, falls in love with Vivian Ward (Julia Roberts), a charming call girl he hires while doing business in Los Angeles. Eventually developing a deep affection for Vivian, Edward offers to buy her a condo to get her off the street. Visibly upset, Vivian says she can't accept his offer. 

Quote: “Never in all the time ... that I had this dream did the knight say to me, 'Come on, baby, I'll put you up in a great condo.' – Vivian Ward (Julia Roberts)

Why It Works: Despite being a call girl, Vivian does not take Edward up on his offer to subsidize her life. She loves him and wants the whole package. Few movies display a streetwalker as a smart and independent as this.

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