Tag: female-protagonist

Kahaani (2012) 8.1

Kahaani (2012)

Kolkata is abuzz with the preparations for the annual Durga Puja festival, as seven months pregnant Vidya Bagchi steps off the airplane from London. Her first stop is the local police station to file a missing person rep...

Nathalie Granger (1972) 7.1

Nathalie Granger (1972)

This art film has no conventional dialog between the main characters. This tells a strangely compelling story of two women in a suburban home who are listening to radio news broadcasts about a missing child in their area...

Assault Girls (2009) 3.7

Assault Girls (2009)

In the aftermath of a global thermonuclear war three battle tested women wage war in a virtual video game against giant mutant sand whales.::JPDT...

Aquamarine (2006) 5.3

Aquamarine (2006)

In a dreary Florida beach resort village, luscious-limbed lifeguard Raymond is the main attraction for girls. Teenage buddies Claire and Hailey become experts on him by observation, but never dare actually approach him, ...

Sparkle (1976) 6.9

Sparkle (1976)

Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem become singers. Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs, while Sparkle (Irene Cara) ends up being the one who gets famous. This film tells of how drugs ruin S...

The Devil Inside (2012) 4.2

The Devil Inside (2012)

An American girl, Isabella, sets out to make a documentary to understand what happened to her mother who murdered three clergy people. She was not convicted due to insanity and was sent to a mental hospital in Italy. Isa...

Enola Holmes (2020) 6.1

Enola Holmes (2020)

England, 1884 - a world on the brink of change. On the morning of her 16th birthday, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) wakes to find that her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) has disappeared, leaving behind an odd assortmen...

Girl, Interrupted (1999) 7.3

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Unable to cope with reality and the difficulty that comes with it, 18 year old Susanna, is admitted to a mental institution in order to overcome her disorder. However, she has trouble understanding her disorder and there...

Gloria (1980) 7.2

Gloria (1980)

A bookkeeper for the NYC mob, Jack Dawn and his family are about to be killed, because he'd been keeping a copy of their records. Right before the hit, Jack's wife asks neighbour, Gloria Svenson to look after their 6-yea...

Mythica: The Darkspore (2015) 5.5

Mythica: The Darkspore (2015)

Marek and her company must go on a journey and prevent Szorlok from obtaining all the shards of the Darkspore, or all will be lost.::Paikia...

16 Wishes (2010) (TV) 5.4

16 Wishes (2010) (TV)

A 16-year-old girl prepares a list of 16 wishes for eight years, hoping they will come true on her 16th birthday. A fairy comes to give her 16 candles that make the 16 wishes come true. Her wishes go the wrong way and ar...

All I Want for Christmas (2013) 5.3

All I Want for Christmas (2013)

An attractive young woman unexpectedly meets santa's helper, st nick, who grants her an extraordinary Christmas wish....

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979) (TV) 6.9

The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (1979) (TV)

A young woman named Jennie Logan is trying to rebuild her shattered marriage. She and her husband move to an old Victorian style home, where she finds a beautiful dress in the attic, which has a tear in the shoulder. She...

“Amphibia” (2019) 7.8

“Amphibia” (2019)

Ordinary Anne Boonchuy, 13, finds a treasure chest that sends her to Amphibia, a world full of frogs, toads, and giant insects. With help from Sprig, she must adjust to life in Amphibia and discover her first true friend...

Disappearance at Clifton Hill (2019) 5.7

Disappearance at Clifton Hill (2019)

When Abby (Tuppence Middleton) returns to her hometown of Niagara Falls after her mother dies, she becomes obsessed with a fragmented memory from her childhood, a kidnapping she believes she was witness to. She is reunit...

Coraline (2009) 7.7

Coraline (2009)

When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody h...

Rakuen Tsuiho: Expelled from Paradise (2014) 6.7

Rakuen Tsuiho: Expelled from Paradise (2014)

With Earth now left in ruins following the "Nano Hazard," most of humanity has abandoned the planet they once called home along with their physical bodies and rebuilt their digitalized minds into a society within the cyb...

“Fancy Nancy” (2018) 5.3

“Fancy Nancy” (2018)

Based on the New York Times bestselling books by Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser, Disney Junior's "Fancy Nancy" is an animated family comedy centered around six-year-old Nancy, a girl who likes to be fancy in ever...

Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995) (TV) 5.1

Annie: A Royal Adventure! (1995) (TV)

Annie (Ashley Johnson) is back. Along with her friends Molly (Camilla Belle), Hannah (Emily Ann Lloyd), her dog Sandy (Jessie), and her wealthy father Oliver "Daddy" Warbucks (George Hearn). They take a trip to England w...

Isadora’s Children (2019) 5.9

Isadora’s Children (2019)

After the death of her two children, the legendary dancer Isadora Duncan composed a farewell solo entitled "The Mother". A century later, four women meet this upsetting dance....

Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight (2014) 5.6

Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight (2014)

Nine-year-old Isabelle is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school, but her classmates are so talented - and she can't help feeling ...

Monkey Trouble (1994) 5.3

Monkey Trouble (1994)

Eva is a girl that is feeling left out and ignored when her new baby brother arrives. Nothing is going well for her, until she finds a new friend. Her new friend is Dodger, a monkey. Dodger and Eva become close friends a...

Wild (2014) 7.1

Wild (2014)

With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by ...

Shopgirl (2005) 6.3

Shopgirl (2005)

Twenty-something native Vermonter Mirabelle Buttersfield, having recently graduated from college, is finding her new life in Los Angeles not quite what she was expecting or hoping. An aspiring artist, she is barely eking...

Mythica: The Necromancer (2015) 5.5

Mythica: The Necromancer (2015)

When Thane, her most loyal friend is taken hostage by Peregus Malister, the cruel master of the Thieves Guild, Marek must embark on a corrupt mission to serve the Thieves Guild with her team of would-be heroes. But when ...

One Night with the King (2006) 6.1

One Night with the King (2006)

The young Jewish girl, Hadassah, goes on to become the Biblical Esther, the Queen of Persia, who saves the Jewish nation from annihilation at the hands of its archenemy....

The Lost Empire (1984) 4.6

The Lost Empire (1984)

After officer Rob Wolfe is killed trying to stop a gang of ninjas from robbing a jewelery store, his sister, officer Angel Wolfe, vows to avenge his death. Her investigation leads her to the mysterious Dr. Sin Do, who is...

Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) 6.5

Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016)

On her forty-third birthday, Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) is awoken by her mother who reminds her that her time to have children is running out. She goes to attend the funeral of Daniel Cleaver (Hugh Grant), who is pr...

Bad Girls (1994) 5.2

Bad Girls (1994)

When saloon prostitute Cody Zamora rescues her friend Anita from an abusive customer by killing him, she is sentenced to hang. However, Anita and their two friends Eileen and Lilly rescue Cody and the four make a run for...

Dead of Winter (1987) 6.3

Dead of Winter (1987)

Katie McGovern is a struggling actress living with her husband and her student brother, who is visiting. She attends an audition that she found in the paper and is selected to shoot a short video which will be sent to th...

Birth (2004) 6.1

Birth (2004)

Anna is a young widow who is finally getting on with her life after the death of her husband, Sean. Now engaged to be married, Anna meets a ten-year-old boy who tells her he is Sean reincarnated. Though his story is both...

A Cinderella Story (2004) 5.9

A Cinderella Story (2004)

Samantha Montgomery (Hilary Duff) or "Sam", has a rough childhood with her father dying in an earthquake and a new stepmother with two awful daughters. But on the bright side, Sam has an awesome best friend named Carter ...

Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004) 5.9

Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)

Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of th...

April’s Daughter (2017) 6.5

April’s Daughter (2017)

Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhel...

LOL (2012) 4.4

LOL (2012)

In a world connected by YouTube, iTunes, and Facebook, Lola and her friends navigate the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging their sometimes overbearing and confused parents. When Lola's mo...

Love at First Glance (2017) (TV) 6.1

Love at First Glance (2017) (TV)

A young woman's hope for an engagement is upended unexpectedly when her fiancé tells her he is looking for someone more adventurous. On her train ride home, she finds herself trading glances with a handsome stranger who,...

The Bad Seed (1956) 7.5

The Bad Seed (1956)

Christine Penmark seems to have it all: a lovely home, a loving husband and the most "perfect" daughter in the world. But since childhood, Christine has suffered from the most terrible recurring nightmare. And her "perfe...

The Gift (2015) 7

The Gift (2015)

Simon and Robyn are a young married couple whose life is going just as planned until a chance encounter with an acquaintance from Simon's high school sends their world into a harrowing tailspin. Simon doesn't recognize G...

Another Cinderella Story (2008) (V) 5.8

Another Cinderella Story (2008) (V)

A guy who danced with what could be the girl of his dreams at a valentine mascarade ball only has one hint at her identity: the Zune she left behind as she rushed home in order to make her curfew. And with a once-in-a-li...