D.E.B.S. (2004)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Comedy, Romance  |  25 March 2005 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 11,748 users   Metascore: 42/100
Reviews: 135 user | 50 critic | 21 from Metacritic.com

Plaid-skirted schoolgirls are groomed by a secret government agency to become the newest members of the elite national-defense group, D.E.B.S.



Watch Trailer
0Check in

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »



Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

D.E.B.S. (2003)
Action | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A quartet of girls from a prep high school are recruited by a secret paramilitary academy to conduct cloak-and-dagger missions.

Director: Angela Robinson
Stars: Alexandra Breckenridge, Shanti Lowry, Tammy Lynn Michaels
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A newlywed bride becomes infatuated with another woman, who questions her sexual orientation, promoting a stir among the bride's family and friends.

Director: Ol Parker
Stars: Piper Perabo, Lena Headey, Matthew Goode
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A 2008 romance film adapted from a same name novel about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent, Tala, who is preparing for an elaborate wedding. A turn of events causes her to ... See full summary »

Director: Shamim Sarif
Stars: Lisa Ray, Sheetal Sheth, Antonia Frering
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A naive teenager is sent to rehab camp when her straitlaced parents and friends suspect her of being a lesbian.

Director: Jamie Babbit
Stars: Natasha Lyonne, Clea DuVall, Michelle Williams
Saving Face (2004)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A Chinese-American lesbian and her traditionalist mother are reluctant to go public with secret loves that clash against cultural expectations.

Director: Alice Wu
Stars: Joan Chen, Michelle Krusiec, Lynn Chen
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly between ... See full summary »

Director: Katherine Brooks
Stars: Erin Kelly, Diane Gaidry, Laura Breckenridge
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Two attractive young lesbians, Maggie and Kim, meet in Vancouver, develop a passionate romance, and move in together. Meanwhile, Maggie's well-meaning but naive mother Lila gets divorced ... See full summary »

Director: Anne Wheeler
Stars: Wendy Crewson, Karyn Dwyer, Christina Cox
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A feisty young woman returns to Glasgow to run her deceased father's curry house.

Director: Pratibha Parmar
Stars: Laura Fraser, Shelley Conn, Art Malik
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An adventurous love story between two young women of different social and economic backgrounds who find themselves going through all the typical struggles of a new romance.

Director: Maria Maggenti
Stars: Laurel Holloman, Nicole Ari Parker, Maggie Moore
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.

Director: Shamim Sarif
Stars: Lisa Ray, Sheetal Sheth, Parvin Dabas
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Two couples in their twenties, who are struggling to find substance and meaning in their lives and relationships, meet by happenstance in a New York City Irish tavern called The Four-Faced Liar.

Director: Jacob Chase
Stars: Daniel Carlisle, Todd Kubrak, Emily Peck
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Residents of the fictional town of Azalea Springs, Texas go into a panic after a gay local says the town's water supply is what made him gay.

Director: Kelli Herd
Stars: Keri Jo Chapman, Teresa Garrett, Derrick Sanders


Cast overview, first billed only:
Ms. Petrie
Eric Dearborn ...


Recruited by the U.S. government for their unique ability to lie, cheat and fight, Amy, Max, Janet and Dominique join an underground academy of secret agents known only as D.E.B.S. These crime fighting hotties set out to save the world and keep their lipstick perfectly applied while doing so. Now the girls must combine their skills for their most important mission- to capture vexing vixen Lucy Diamond, the deadliest criminal the world has ever known. When D.E.B.S. star player, Amy, falls for Lucy, chaos erupts and the D.E.B.S. loyalty is put to the test. Written by D.E.B.S. Official Site

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Evil is so totally busted! See more »


Action | Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:





Release Date:

25 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

D.E.B.S. - As Super Espiãs  »

Box Office


$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$56,448 (USA) (25 March 2005)


$96,793 (USA) (8 April 2005)

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

| |


Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


In the opening scenes when Max is waking the D.E.B.S. up, she yells at Dominique because she has a boy in her bed. In the commentary on the DVD, Meagan Good mentioned that the guy in Dominique's bed was a guy that she had actually been on a date with before they started filming the movie. See more »


When Lucy tosses the grenade over the counter in the restaurant and it goes off, she puts her hands to her face. In the next shot that focuses on her she lowers her hands. But when the shot changes to Ninotchka her hands are back by her face. See more »


Janet: [watching Amy and Lucy flirt] Correct me if I'm wrong, but your friend seems to be hitting on my friend.
Scud: You're not wrong
Janet: Yeah, but my friends, not into that.
Scud: [under breath] Right.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The "Spiral S" in the opening Screen Gems logo (in the international release) changes from its usual blue to a plaid pattern. See more »


Featured in 2006 Glitter Awards (2006) See more »


A Little Respect
Written by Andy Bell (as Andrew Bell), Vince Clarke (as Vincent Martin)
Performed by Erasure
Courtesy of Sire Records/Mute Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Laughs, Guns, and Sex appeal
26 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

DEBS is an entertaining, charming flick that does not try to to do too much more than put a smile on the audiences faces. It is hard to imagine how it can go wrong: beautiful young women, guns, and consistent jokes. Jordanna Brewster does a nice job of bringing a great deal of sizzling sexuality to the character of Lucy Diamond. Likewise, Sarah Foster, Devon Aoki, and Meagan Good are equally sensual and fun to watch. Jill Ritchie is terrific as the airhead who is striving vigorously to earn her stripes. While Jimmi Simpson displays strong comedic timing which adds to the diverting and catchy feel of the movie. Kudos to Angela Robinson and the cast for bringing the proper energy and creativeness to the this flick.

30 of 51 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
whats your fav lesbian movie? vb_ife
How stupidly hilarious was darklihtr
I hated this movie. buffyfan090
lesbian or just in love? klovong
jordana Karlatta
So Lucy Diamond doesn't like Australia's attitude Jozsay
Discuss D.E.B.S. (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: