Tag: female-protagonist

Populaire (2012) 6.9

Populaire (2012)

Spring, 1958. 21-year-old Rose Pamphyle lives with her grouchy widower father who runs the village store. Engaged to the son of the local mechanic, she seems destined for the quiet, drudgery-filled life of a housewife. B...

Pigs (1973) 4.7

Pigs (1973)

Lynn Hart is a disturbed young woman who escapes from a mental hospital where she was committed for killing her abusive father who raped her. Stealing a nurse's uniform and car, Lynn ends up in a small California town wh...

Legally Blondes (2009) (V) 3.7

Legally Blondes (2009) (V)

Moving from England to California, the youngest cousins of Elle Woods must defend themselves when their schools reigning forces turn on the girls and try to frame them for a crime.::anonymous...

Camille (2019) 6.6

Camille (2019)

The story of Camille Lepage, a French photojournalist who was killed at age 26 in the Central African Republic....

Working Girl (1988) 6.8

Working Girl (1988)

Tess McGill is a frustrated secretary, struggling to forge ahead in the world of big business in New York. She gets her chance when her boss breaks her leg on a skiing holiday. McGill takes advantage of her absence to pu...

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) 5.9

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)

Struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source, Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) unintentionally lands a job writing for a financial magazine after a drunken letter-m...

Tinker Bell (2008) (V) 6.8

Tinker Bell (2008) (V)

Carried by the wind deep in the heart of the enchanting Pixie Hollow in the island of Neverland, the beautiful newly born fairy, Tinker Bell, discovers that her destiny as a tinker is to repair all sorts of things under ...

Music Box (1989) 7.4

Music Box (1989)

Hungarian immigrant Mike Laszlo has done well for himself since arriving in the USA over 40 years ago after WWII's end. He is particularly proud of his daughter, Ann, a successful lawyer. Following the release of some se...

What’s Love Got to Do with It (1993) 7.3

What’s Love Got to Do with It (1993)

Anna Mae Bullock always had a special voice. Soon after arriving in St. Louis to live with the mother who had walked out when she was small, she soon attracts the attention of pop group leader Ike Turner. She becomes his...

The Wait (2013) 4.7

The Wait (2013)

An enigmatic phone call from a psychic, catapults a family into a state of suspended belief while waiting for their recently deceased mother to be resurrected. One sister believes the claim, and the other staunchly oppos...

Lick the Star (1998) 6

Lick the Star (1998)

A clique of school girls devise a secret plan that they code-name "Lick the Star".::Steve Schonberger...

Suburban Girl (2007) 5.5

Suburban Girl (2007)

Brett, a young woman from the suburbs, is an associate editor at a small New York publishing house, hoping to be promoted when, on the same day, she meets a literary lion, Archie Knox, who's 50 and who shows an interest ...

Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010) (TV) 5.2

Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010) (TV)

Mitchie can't wait to return to camp rock so that she and love-interest Shane can spend the summer making music and having fun with their friends and band mates. But when a rival camp, Camp Star, run by famous music prod...

Los ojos de Julia (2010) 6.7

Los ojos de Julia (2010)

After the death of the blind Sara, who hanged herself in the basement of her house, her twin sister Julia suspects that she was actually murdered. Julia has a degenerative problem with her eyes and is losing her sight, a...

Camille Claudel (1988) 7.3

Camille Claudel (1988)

Biography of Camille Claudel. Sister of writer Paul Claudel, her enthusiasm impresses already-famous sculptor Auguste Rodin. He hires her as an assistant, but soon Camille begins to sculpt for herself and for Rodin. She ...

Promising Young Woman (2020) 7.2

Promising Young Woman (2020)

A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against those who cross her path....

Nomadland (2020) 7.8

Nomadland (2020)

Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad. The third feature...

Little Women (1949) 7.3

Little Women (1949)

The March sisters - Jo (June Allyson), Beth (Margaret O'Brien), Amy (Dame Elizabeth Taylor), and Meg (Janet Leigh) - struggle to make ends meet in their New England household while their father is away fighting in the Ci...

The Nanny Diaries (2007) 6.2

The Nanny Diaries (2007)

After graduating from Montclair State, New Jersey Girl Annie can't make up her mind about what to do with her life. After saving a little boy from being run over in the park, she is quickly employed as a nanny for a rich...

The Stepford Wives (1975) 6.9

The Stepford Wives (1975)

The Stepford Wives is about a small suburb where the women happily go about their housework - cleaning, doing laundry, and cooking gourmet meals - to please their husbands. Unfortunately, Bobbie and Joanna discover that ...

The Last Earth Girl (2019) 7.9

The Last Earth Girl (2019)

After the announcement that the world will end in seven years, a young woman must decide what is truly important to her in life and what she is willing to sacrifice to reach her goals....

Saving Winston (2011) 4.2

Saving Winston (2011)

When a troubled teen is forced to leave a self-destructive lifestyle, she discovers an abandoned horse along her journey to redemption. Will temptation from the dark shadows of her past lead her astray or will her newfou...

We Can Be Heroes (2020) 5.6

We Can Be Heroes (2020)

When alien invaders kidnap Earth's superheroes, their kids are whisked away to a government safe house. But whip-smart tween Missy Moreno will stop at nothing to rescue her superhero dad, Marcus Moreno. Missy teams up wi...

Grace Stirs Up Success (2015) 5.7

Grace Stirs Up Success (2015)

Grace is excited for the summer so she can start a business with her friends, but things take an unexpected turn when her mom announces a trip to Paris. There, Grace must learn to get along with her French cousin, Sylvie...

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008) 6.5

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)

'Kit Kittredge: An American Mystery' centers around a young girl living in the struggles of the Great Depression. 10 year old Kit lives in a boarding house her parents own in Cincinnati, Ohio. She has a passion for writi...

Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011) 6.9

Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

Martha has run away from an abusive hippie-like cult where she was living as Marcy May for two years. She turns to her sister and brother-in-law who take her in and want to help her. The problem is Martha is having a har...

Chicago (2002) 7.1

Chicago (2002)

Murderesses Velma Kelly (Catherine Zeta-Jones) (a chanteuse and tease who killed her husband and sister after finding them in bed together) and Roxie Hart (Renée Zellweger) (who killed her boyfriend when she discovered h...

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (2020) 7

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (2020)

Tensions and temperatures rise over the course of an afternoon recording session in 1920s Chicago as a band of musicians await trailblazing performer, the legendary "Mother of the Blues," Ma Rainey (Academy Award® winner...

Whisper of the Heart (1995) 7.9

Whisper of the Heart (1995)

A young Japanese middle school girl finds that all the books she chooses in the library have been previously checked out by the same boy. Later she meets a very infuriating fellow... could it be her "friend" from the lib...

Leila (1997) 7.6

Leila (1997)

Leila and Reza meet in a kind of celebration and fall for each other. Having discovered their love, they get married soon only to find out the infertility of Leila. That's when Reza's authoritative mother starts wheedlin...

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015) 6.5

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2015)

A feisty foster kid's outrageous scheme to be reunited with her birth mother has unintended consequences in The Great Gilly Hopkins, an entertaining film for the entire family. Gilly Hopkins (Sophie Nélisse) has seen mor...

Anna (2019) 8.3

Anna (2019)

Living in war-torn Eastern Ukraine Anna is an aging single mother who is desperate for a change. Lured by a radio advertisement, she goes to party with a group of American men who are touring the country, searching for l...

Pandora’s Box (1929) 7.9

Pandora’s Box (1929)

Lulu is a beautiful young woman who can seemingly work her charms on all of the men around her. She is currently being kept by the rich editor Dr. Ludwig Schön. She is just a plaything however and he is engaged to be mar...

The Russell Girl (2008) (TV) 6.6

The Russell Girl (2008) (TV)

Sarah Russell, a 23-year-old aspiring medical school student, visits her family to share some important news but instead finds herself confronting a difficult period from her past.::[email protected]

Werewolf Woman (1976) 5.1

Werewolf Woman (1976)

A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but then she is raped and her lover ...

American Virgin (2009) 4.3

American Virgin (2009)

A Freshman College Girl on a scholarship from an abstinence group that advocates saving sex until marriage discovers that her antics on a night of debauchery, when she reluctantly got drunk for the first time in her life...

Evita (1996) 6.3

Evita (1996)

High-flying, adored! The film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical depicting the infamous real-life story of Eva "Evita" Duarte de Peron, the wife of President Juan Peron, who rose from poverty to become the most famou...

Labyrinth (1986) 7.4

Labyrinth (1986)

Teenager Sarah is forced by her father and her stepmother to babysit her baby brother Toby while they are outside home. Toby does not stop crying and Sarah wishes that her stepbrother be taken by the Goblin King Jareth. ...

All the Dead Ones (2020) 5.6

All the Dead Ones (2020)

In Brazil, 1899, shortly after the abolition of slavery, the ghosts of the past still walk among the living. For the women of the Soares family, the task of giving up their privilege and adapting to a middle-class realit...

Country at Heart (2020) (TV) 6.5

Country at Heart (2020) (TV)

Duke Sterling and Grady Connor came up through the country music industry together as a partnership. As Duke emerged the superstar, their partnership dissolved on bad terms over a dispute on a songwriting credit that end...