Tag: female-protagonist

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Oxygen (2021)

A woman who wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there, must find a way out before running out of air....

Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) 6.4

Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)

A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.::Anonymous...

A Woman’s Face (1941) 7.2

A Woman’s Face (1941)

Anna Holm is a blackmailer, who because of a facial scar, despises everyone she encounters. When a plastic surgeon performs an operation to correct this disfigurement, Anna becomes torn between the hope of starting a new...

And They Say I Am the Crazy One (2019) 6.7

And They Say I Am the Crazy One (2019)

Young, intense and authentic, Dani just wants a normal life. However, since she was a child, she has been misaligned with her world. While charming everyone with the gift that turns her into a brilliant writer, she tries...

Woo (1998) 4.2

Woo (1998)

Darlene "Woo" Bates, played by Jada Pinkett Smith, has been dumped a little bit too many times, now this femme-fatale doesn't let just any man swing with her, and when she's set up on a blind-date with Tommy Davidson's c...

The Glass Slipper (1955) 6.5

The Glass Slipper (1955)

In a small pleasant European village, there is one unhappy person: Ella. She is despised by everyone, and mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters. Out feeling miserable one day, Ella meets a handsome young man, who ...

The Allnighter (1987) 4.3

The Allnighter (1987)

Molly, Val and Gina are graduating college, but on their final night, frustrations are aired. Molly is still looking for real love and Val is beginning to doubt if that is what she's found. Gina is too busy videotaping e...

The Marijuana Conspiracy (2020) 7.2

The Marijuana Conspiracy (2020)

In 1972, young women looking for a fresh start in life endure isolated captivity in a true 98-day human experiment studying the effects of marijuana on females....

Sadie’s Last Days on Earth (2016) 5.4

Sadie’s Last Days on Earth (2016)

Everything in high school is like the world ending and Sadie Mitchell's crippling fear of the coming apocalypse is the heightened version of that. Undeterred by the naysayers, Sadie has two weeks to ready herself before ...

The Other Woman (1995) (TV) 6.5

The Other Woman (1995) (TV)

After the divorce from Michael, Tessa raises her daughters Kate and Laura alone. None of them can stand her ex-husband's new young wife Carolyn, a model. But then Tessa learns that she's suffering from cancer and soon wi...

Zurich (2015) 6

Zurich (2015)

ZURICH is a road movie about Nina, who discovers after the death of her great love, truck driver Boris, he led a double life. Struggling with her feelings she comes to an almost unforgivable deed, and flees. She submerge...

Merci pour le Chocolat (2000) 6.7

Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)

In Lausanne, the aspirant pianist Jeanne Pollet has lunch with her mother Louise Pollet, her boyfriend Axel and his mother. Lenna leans that when she was born, a nurse had mistakenly told to the prominent pianist André P...

A Tale of Winter (1992) 7.3

A Tale of Winter (1992)

Felicie and Charles have a serious if whirlwind holiday romance. Due to a mix-up on addresses they lose contact, and five years later at Christmas-time Felicie is living with her mother in a cold Paris with a daughter as...

Lourdes (2009) 6.9

Lourdes (2009)

In order to escape her isolation, wheelchair-bound Christine makes a life changing journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains.::Anonymous...

The In Crowd (2000) 4.7

The In Crowd (2000)

Adrien Williams enters the "in crowd" when she is hired by a posh East Coast country club and befriended by Brittany Foster, the charismatic leader of a clique of wealthy college students who are home for the summer. Bri...

We Love Moses (2016) 5.7

We Love Moses (2016)

When Ella was twelve, she had her first fight. And when she was twelve, she discovered sex. Now eighteen, Ella reflects on how her obsession with her older brother Michael's best friend Moses left her with a secret she s...

Gracie (2007) 6.1

Gracie (2007)

This is the story of a teenager named Gracie Bowen, who lives in South Orange, New Jersey, is crazy about soccer, as are her three brothers and former soccer star father. Although Gracie wants to join her brothers and fa...

Stolen from the Heart (2000) (TV) 5.1

Stolen from the Heart (2000) (TV)

A former prostitute kidnaps a baby boy at birth to satisfy her drug-dealing husband, who has told her that he is going to divorce her and put her out on the streets if she cannot produce him a son. Obviously the real mot...

Black Emanuelle (1975) 4.6

Black Emanuelle (1975)

In her first onscreen adventure, journalist/photographer Mae Jordan (known to her readers as "Emanuelle") travels to Africa on assignment. Questions of her own racial and sexual identity come to a head as she observes th...

The House of Yes (1997) 6.6

The House of Yes (1997)

'Jackie-O' is anxiously awaiting the visit of her brother home for Thanksgiving, but isn't expecting him to bring a friend. She's even more shocked to learn that this friend is his fiancée. It soon becomes clear that 'Ja...

One More Time (2015) 5

One More Time (2015)

Rattling around in his mansion in the Hamptons, faded Sinatraesque crooner and notorious ladies man Paul Lombard stews over the acclaim that eluded him in his career and the trail of romantic wreckage he left in his wake...

Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) 8.1

Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)

Long ago, in the fantasy world of Kumandra, humans and dragons lived together in harmony. However, when sinister monsters known as the Druun threatened the land, the dragons sacrificed themselves to save humanity. Now, 5...

Airspeed (1999) 3.7

Airspeed (1999)

When the spoiled 13 year old Nicole is expelled from school for the third time, her super rich daddy has her brought home in his private 727. However, in a storm the airplane gets damaged and the pilots and crew are knoc...

Gay Purr-ee (1962) 6.9

Gay Purr-ee (1962)

Mouser Jaune Tom and house cat Mewsette are living in the French countryside, but Mewsette wants to experience the refinement and excitement of the Paris living. But upon arrival she falls into the clutches of Meowrice. ...

Ladies in Lavender (2004) 7

Ladies in Lavender (2004)

Taking place in pre-World War II England, aging sisters Ursula (Dame Judi Dench) and Janet (Dame Maggie Smith) live peacefully in their cottage on the shore of Cornwall. One morning following a violent storm, the sisters...

The Sentinel (1977) 6.4

The Sentinel (1977)

A fashion model moves into a house inhabited (on the top floor) by a blind priest. She begins having strange physical problems, has trouble sleeping at night, and has some nasty flashbacks of her attempted suicide. She c...

Office Killer (1997) 5.1

Office Killer (1997)

When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer Magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope, but after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she disco...

Animal Magnetism (2016) 5.5

Animal Magnetism (2016)

Maya, eccentric animal lover and videographer, is creating a documentary promoting inter-species compassion. Criticized by wealthy, image-conscious parents for an unconventional sleeping arrangement with her pet parrot, ...

Let Me Go (2017) 5.8

Let Me Go (2017)

Let Me Go is a film about mothers and daughters, it is about ghosts from the past and the impact they leave on the present. Developed from Helga Schneider's true life story, Let Me Go explores the effect on Helga's life ...

Dark Victory (1939) 7.5

Dark Victory (1939)

Judith Traherne is at the height of young society when Dr. Frederick Steele diagnoses a brain tumor. After surgery she falls in love with Steele. The doctor tells her secretary that the tumor will come back and eventuall...

Honey 2 (2011) 5.3

Honey 2 (2011)

Recently released from juvenile detention, talented dancer Maria Ramirez finds an outlet for her passion with a new dance crew.::MidnyteBlu...

Utopia (1983) 7.3

Utopia (1983)

A treatise on love and desire tainted by harsh reality of capitalism, in which submission to the laws of lust-as-commerce is played out by five prostitutes and their pimp, who pits them against one another so that they a...

The Morning After (1986) 6

The Morning After (1986)

Alex Sternberg wakes up with a hangover and no memory of how she ended up in bed with a dead man. She flees, convinced that she has had another blackout and stabbed someone. Her only support, Turner, an ex cop and recove...

The Worst Witch (1986) (TV) 7.1

The Worst Witch (1986) (TV)

Mildred Hubble (Fairuza Balk) is one of the young girls at a prestigious witch academy. She can't seem to do anything right and is picked on by classmates and teachers. The headmistress of the school, Miss Cackle (Charlo...

Kept Woman (2015) (TV) 6.3

Kept Woman (2015) (TV)

Jessica and her fiancé Evan just moved from the city into their dream home on a quiet suburban street. Soon after, Jessica catches her seemingly friendly new neighbor, Simon, in a strange lie and can't let her suspicions...

Elena and Her Men (1956) 6.3

Elena and Her Men (1956)

Polish countess Elena falls in love to a French radical party's candidate, a general, in pre-World War I Paris, but another officer pines for her....

My Blueberry Nights (2007) 6.6

My Blueberry Nights (2007)

Elizabeth's heart is broken. For solace, she drops in late at night a few times at Jeremy's diner for blueberry pie a la mode; they talk. Once, he watchers her sleep, her head on the counter. Abruptly, she leaves New Yor...

Though None Go with Me (2006) (TV) 6.9

Though None Go with Me (2006) (TV)

Based on the novel by Jerry Jenkins "Though None Go With Me" tell the story of a young woman growing up in the 50's who devotes her life to the service of God. All of the hardships and sorrows that befall her test her an...

Baby Boom (1987) 6.3

Baby Boom (1987)

J.C. Wiatt is a successful New York business woman known around town as the "tiger lady." She gets news of an inheritance from a relative from another country and off the bat she suspects it's money. Well it's not money,...

Miss Chazelles (2019) 5.8

Miss Chazelles (2019)

Clara and Marie are rivals. Clara is the first successor, while Marie won the Chazelles-sur-Lyon Prize. The tension rises between Clara's friends and Maries's family, but the girls are ambivalent....