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5 Best Feminist Movies
Among all movies that show real feminists empowering women and paving the way for the equality of the sexes, we have chosen for you the best feminist movies you need to see. Check our great list of the top 5 feminist movies.
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5. On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Based on the life and early cases of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex is a 2018 American biographical legal drama film that tells the story of a young woman called Ruth Ginsburg, who goes through a number of struggles after her husband Martin is diagnosed with cancer. Things take a turn when she is rejected by numerous firms for employment.
4. Erin Brockovich (2000)
Erin Brockovich is a 2000 American biographical legal drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh. The film tells a true story of Erin Brockovich, portrayed by Julia Roberts, who fought against the energy corporation Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) regarding its culpability for the Hinkley groundwater contamination incident.
3. Thelma & Louise (1991)
Directed by Ridley Scott, Thelma & Louise is a 1991 American feminist female buddy road crime comedy-drama film. The follows Susan Sarandon (as Louise) and Geena Davis (as Thelma), two friends who embark on a road trip that ends up in unforeseen circumstances.
2. Hidden Figures (2016)
Hidden Figures is a 2016 American biographical drama film directed by Theodore Melfi. Based on the 2016 non-fiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly, the film is about African American female mathematicians who worked at NASA during the Space Race.
1. Little Women (2019)
Little Women is a 2019 American coming-of-age period drama film written and directed by Greta Gerwig. It chronicles the lives of the March sisters—Jo, Meg, Amy, and Beth—in Concord, Massachusetts, during the 19th century.
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