They say a black prom dress never goes out of style. She's All That is a U.S. teen movie classic from the late '90s starring Freddie Prinze Jr and Rachael Leigh Cook. In She's All That movie, the main character Laney Boggs wears a shiny glittery black prom dress in the movie. Laney felt a roller coaster ride of emotions during the makeover event before the big prom.

What You'll Need for the Prom Outfit

- A tight sparkly black floor-length dress (like this one or this one)

- Black drop earrings (like this one)

- Dainty small black purse, ideally with a little twist clasp (like this one)

- Black heels or sandals

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Similar Dresses to the Prom Dress Worn by Laney

You can see the slight glittery sheen of Laney's dress. People adore the beautiful sparkly black floor-length prom dress worn by Laney Boggs in the prom scene. It's relatively tight, like a body con dress. The dress has spaghetti straps or very thin straps. She wore it with black drop earrings and a dainty small black purse and from what I can tell black heels. Different designers have made black party dresses in satin, taffeta, tulle. You can opt for a black sleeveless party dress, a strappy one, or even one with sleeves. While Laney's dress was floor-length, you can choose a dress inspired by She's All That that's shorter. She wears her hair is a classic French twist.

Black Prom Dresses

Glitter Satin Spaghetti Strap Prom Dress Split Long Formal Evening Party Gown with Pocket is available on Amazon.

Women's Sexy V Neck Bodycon Sequin Gown Evening Dress with Slit is available on Amazon.

Black Earrings

Black Crystal Teardrop Dangle Earrings with Pave Frames - Ideal for Proms and Wedding Parties. Shop it here.

Black Purse

Vintage Kiss Lock Handbags Shiny Patent Leather Evening Clutch Purse Tote Bags with Two Straps. View it on Amazon.

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The Red Dress

Laney Boggs also wears a gorgeous red dress as worn in the stair scene. The 90s throwback of both the red dress and black prom dress are dresses that you can wear on multiple occasions. They are classics, basic in the most beautiful way in that you can dress it up or dress it down. Thanks to platforms like Netflix and Hulu, we can watch classic films from various decades. It's easy to see why people love these styles again. 

Want another 90s costume idea? Try Cher Horowitz's gorgeous Clueless White Dress as a costume. Read the post on how to get the look.

What Story is She's All That Based On?

She's All That is an American teen romantic comedy film. The 1999 version of the She's All That movie stars Freddie Prinze Jr., Rachael Leigh Cook as Laney Boggs, Matthew Lillard as Brock Hudson, Paul Walker, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, Kevin Pollak, Kieran Culkin, Elden Henson, Usher Raymond, Kimberly "Lil' Kim" Jones, Anna Paquin, and more. The film is a modern adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion and George Cukor's 1964 film My Fair Lady.

What is She's All That About?

Zach Siler (Freddie Prinze Jr.) is one of the most popular guys at his high school. When his cheerleader girlfriend Taylor (Jodi Lyn O'Keefe) breaks up with him to date reality TV star Brock Hudson (Matthew Lillard), he finds himself wondering what his next chapter will be. Is there a world after Taylor? Zach chats with his best friend Dean and they end up making a bet that Zach can transform a young woman on campus into the high school prom queen in just six weeks. 

They end up choosing art student, Laney Boggs (Rachael Leigh Cook) and befriend her in order to give her a makeover. She's all that is a comedy and drama that's filled with turmoil, emotions, friendship, and family. The 90s fashion from movies of that era is really cool to see. Most of the outfits are back in fashion today.

What is She's All That Available On?

You can buy She's All That on Blu-ray from Amazon. Check out the She's All That Blu-ray DVD here. There's also She's All That Regular DVD which you can find here. It might be available to stream or watch on Netflix, Peacock, etc but sometimes movies are taken off one network and placed on another. You can watch some scenes on YouTube. Netflix and other apps have different 90s movies and throwbacks to choose from.

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Are you searching for Halloween costume ideas? 

Rory Gilmore from Gilmore Girls - get the look here.

The Plastics from Mean Girls - get the look here.

Wednesday Addams from The Addams Family - get the look here.

Cher's White Dress in Cluelessget the look here.

Cher Horowitz Clueless Yellow Plaid Outfit - get the look here.

He's All That Movie from 2021

The background of the 2021 movie He's All That flips things around and Padgett (Addison Rae) has to turn unpopular Cameron into prom king. It stars Addison Rae as high school student Padgett Sawyer, Tanner Buchanan as Cameron Kweller, Madison Pettis as Alden, Rachael Leigh Cook as Anna Sawyer, Peyton Meyer as Jordan Van Draanen, Matthew Lillard as Principal BoschKourtney Kardashian as Jessica Miles Torres, and more. Padgett and Cameron are the main characters. 

The fashion in this movie is modern and reminiscent of styles popular in 2020s. Padgett wears a long red dress to the prom which was a little Easter egg nod to Laney's red dress scene. Padgett catches Jordan cheating on her with, Aniston, a backup singer from his new music video.

What's your favorite 90s movie? Do you have a favorite moment from She's All That?