The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

Release Date: June 1st, 2005

DVD Release Date: October 11th, 2005

PG |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

Bridget (Blake Lively), Carmen (America Ferrera), Lena (Alexis Bledel) and Tibby (Amber Tamblyn) are best friends living in Maryland. After many summers together, the four are finally going their separate ways for a few months: while Bridget heads to Mexico, and Lena visits family in Greece, Carmen and Tibby stay closer to home. No matter where they are, they are connected by a pair of jeans that they take turns sharing -- pants that fit all four girls and exemplify their tight bond.

Cast: Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera, Blake Lively, Jenna Boyd, Bradley Whitford, Nancy Travis, Rachel Ticotin

Director: Ken Kwapis

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Alcon Entertainment

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Emotional, Growing up, Friend, Father, Love, Friendship, Transformation, 2000s, Family, Amusing, Love interest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Sisterhood is Stand by Me for girls, as sullen, plucky, melodramatic, exuberant, athletic, graceless, crafty, artistic, arrogant, modest, helpless and resourceful as its teenage heroines. show more

  • 100

    The film succeeds on the strength of the four actresses, first and foremost America Ferrera, who beautifully essays the role of narrator Carmen. show more

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Despite a few design flaws, "Pants" should wear well with its young female demo. show more

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