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To have a bit of a soft spot for Bridget Jones...?

(16 Posts)
Scarletohello Wed 25-Sep-13 23:39:16

Just watching the film on TV now and it always makes me smile! ( absolutely loved the book and totally related to it). Now I know she's probably considered v anti feminist, but there's something about her that I find so endearing. Still... ( am still single so it's probably just that really)

What do other people think..?

ShakeAndVac Wed 25-Sep-13 23:42:09

Aw, didn't realise that was on telly! I love Bridget Jones. OK, I'm married so that probably puts me firmly in the 'smug married' category but I can so relate.
Obsessing with her weight, falling over on her arse at any inopportune moment... grin

Grumpywino Wed 25-Sep-13 23:48:08

I just adore the way Mark Darcy looks at her, so Colin Firth and some laughs make it a real comfort movie.

annielewis Wed 25-Sep-13 23:49:39

I just adore Colin Firth but also love Bridget too - don't care if she's out dated anti feminist bollocks, I love her!

AngelsLieToKeepControl Wed 25-Sep-13 23:50:53

I love the bit where she is getting drunk and singing to herself and crying. I have done that once or twice or 1000 times it makes me laugh every time.

BlingBang Wed 25-Sep-13 23:50:56

Watching it now. Love Hugh Grant as Daniel Cleaver. My friend is a big Colin Firth fan - Cleaver rocks wench!

dandydorset Wed 25-Sep-13 23:55:19

yep just watched it,never tire of watching

BlingBang Thu 26-Sep-13 00:01:59

Chaka Khan always works for me.

Scarletohello Thu 26-Sep-13 00:02:37

So glad it's not just me..! smile

BlingBang Thu 26-Sep-13 00:22:49

Where was the market she walked through? Discovered The Borough market recently (looked like it) and it is fantastic!

SecretWitch Thu 26-Sep-13 00:28:36

I loves me some Bridget Jones. I can't wait for the US release of the third book in the series.

GobbySadcase Thu 26-Sep-13 00:30:26

God yeah. That was so me pre DC. Falling out of taxis, inappropriate men... Fags, vodka, gay mate...

Scarletohello Thu 26-Sep-13 00:31:54

Unfortunately, it's still me..!

intangible Thu 26-Sep-13 08:19:28

I love bridget jones! ..'her legs come up to here and ny legs..they only come up to here!'

samu2 Thu 26-Sep-13 08:51:21

Love her!

Can't wait for the new book.

LoveWine Thu 26-Sep-13 17:02:49

I hope they show episode 2 tonight grin

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