Tag: female-protagonist

St. Trinian’s-2007 5.8

St. Trinian’s-2007

St Trinians proudly continues to represent the unacceptable face of British education. When the new Minister of Education announces he will personally sort the place out he doesn't realise either the enormity of the task...

Barbie as Rapunzel-2002 6.4

Barbie as Rapunzel-2002

Barbie is Rapunzel in this beloved story. Kidnapped by an evil witch, Rapunzel is locked in a tower and hidden from the outside world. Rapunzel goes on a journey and with the help of her friends Penelope and Hobie, she m...

Barbie & Her Sisters in a Puppy Chase-2016 5

Barbie & Her Sisters in a Puppy Chase-2016

Barbie and her sisters discover everything's better when you do it together in this splashy, sun-kissed adventure. After the girls and their pets arrive at an island paradise for Chelsea's big dance competition, they dec...

Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel-1991 5.7

Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel-1991

Right after Disneyland opens in Anaheim, California, in 1955, a toy salesman in town for a convention brings his wife with him so they can both go to Disneyland. They stay at a rundown place called the Sunset Motel nearb...

I Never Promised You a Rose Garden-1977 6.5

I Never Promised You a Rose Garden-1977

Based very loosely on the intricate novel by Joanne Greenberg. A young woman's devotion to a childhood fantasy kingdom has taken over her entire life and causes her endless pain and degradation. Placed in a mental hospit...

You Deserve a Lover-2019 6.3

You Deserve a Lover-2019

After Rémi's infidelity, Lila has a hard time dealing with their break-up. One day, he announces that he will travel alone to Bolivia to try to understand his mistakes.::Anonymous...

Killing Heat-1981 4.8

Killing Heat-1981

In the 1940s, an American woman moves from the big city to Southern Rhodesia in colonial Africa with her future husband, who turns out to be a failing farmer, giving up all the comforts of cosmopolitan life. Life in the ...

Scream for Help-1984 5.9

Scream for Help-1984

A teenaged girl discovers that her stepfather is trying to murder her and her mother, but when she tells people, no one will believe her.::[email protected]

Cold Comfort Farm-1995 7.2

Cold Comfort Farm-1995

In England in the early 1930s, twenty-year-old Flora Poste (Kate Beckinsale), recently orphaned, and left with only one hundred pounds sterling a year, goes to stay with distant relatives on Cold Comfort Farm. Everyone o...

Kiss and Kill-2017 2.6

Kiss and Kill-2017

A reckless night of indiscretion and lust leads a woman into the dark world of blackmail and murder. When some revealing photos of her sexual trysts unexpectedly surface, Katy (Kira Noir) is forced to submit to whatever ...

Galaxis-1995 3.3

Galaxis-1995

Legend says that the sacred crystal is the source for all life and was created at the beginning of time. Kyla has sought the crystal to use its powers for himself and he takes the crystal after smashing the defenders on ...

This Beautiful Fantastic-2016 6.9

This Beautiful Fantastic-2016

A young woman who dreams of becoming a children's book author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.::BritishFilms1...

Double Jeopardy-1999 6.5

Double Jeopardy-1999

When Nick Parsons appears to be murdered his wife Libby is tried and convicted. Six years later Libby is paroled and is pursued by Travis Lehman (her parole officer) as she sets out to find her son and settle the score w...

Alice-1990 6.6

Alice-1990

Alice Tate, mother of two, with a marriage of 16 years, finds herself falling for the handsome sax player, Joe. Stricken with a backache, she consults Dr. Yang, an oriental herbalist who realizes that her problems are no...

Burglar-1987 5.2

Burglar-1987

Bernice "Bernie" Rhodenbarr is a burglar by trade, and she runs a bookstore as well. Her friend Carl Hefler is a dog groomer. After a successful burglary, it's discovered that a dead body was in the house she burgled. As...

Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy-2006 7.2

Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy-2006

Based on a true story and memoir under the same name. With so many things going good in her life-great husband and friends, wonderful family, dream job-the last thing 27-year-old Geralyn Lucas expects is to be diagnosed ...

The Girl in the Book-2015 6.1

The Girl in the Book-2015

The Girl in the Book charts the journey of young woman's transformation. At the outset, Alice Harvey is a lost and self-destructive 29 year old girl unable to write, too damaged for love. When her past invades her presen...

The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl-2017 7.6

The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl-2017

The story of the titular girl known only as "Otome" and her insanely long night of partying and drinking-complete with a book fair, festival, and many adventures in between. It is also the story of "Senpai," her upper cl...

Sushi Girl-2012 6

Sushi Girl-2012

Fish has spent six years in jail. Six years alone. Six years keeping his mouth shut about the robbery, about the other men involved. The night he is released, the four men he protected with silence celebrate his freedom ...

Hannah’s Law-2012 5.1

Hannah’s Law-2012

A bounty Hunter seeks revenge for the murder of her family and prepares for a showdown with the powerful gang leader responsible for the slayings. She calls on old friends to stand with her in the fight.::Donner...

The Last Thing He Wanted-2020 4.3

The Last Thing He Wanted-2020

A veteran D.C. journalist loses the thread of her own narrative when a guilt-propelled errand for her father thrusts her from byline to unwitting subject in the very story she's trying to break. Adapted from Joan Didion'...

The Whistleblower-2019 5.5

The Whistleblower-2019

Following a fatal accident, a Chinese expatriate working for a mining company in Australia discovers that new technology developed by the company may be a health risk, and investigates a web of conspiracies in his search...

Kill Me Later-2001 6.3

Kill Me Later-2001

Shawn Holloway has a miserable life since she was eleven, when her father left her mother and she stayed alone with her problematic mother. Presently she is graduated, works in a bank and is the mistress of her married c...

Murder Most Foul-1964 7.2

Murder Most Foul-1964

Although the evidence appears to be overwhelming in the strangulation murder of a blackmailer, Miss Jane Marple's (Dame Margaret Rutherford's) sole "not guilty" vote hangs the jury 11-1. She becomes convinced that the re...

Azumi-2003 6.8

Azumi-2003

In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assas...

Children of the Sea-2019 6.6

Children of the Sea-2019

Ruka is a young girl whose parents are separated and whose father works in an aquarium. When two boys, Umi and Sora, who were raised in the sea by dugongs, are brought to the aquarium, Ruka feels drawn to them and begins...

Barbie: Dolphin Magic-2017 5.7

Barbie: Dolphin Magic-2017

"In this fun, underwater adventure, Barbie and her sisters visit Ken at his summer internship where he works at a coral reef researching dolphins. While diving and exploring the reef, the sisters discover rare, rainbow-c...

Une fille facile-2019 5.6

Une fille facile-2019

Naïma16, daughter of a cleaning lady, is about to join an audition with her best friend Dodo in Cannes. The school year is over. It was then that her 22-year-old cousin Sofia arrives from Paris to spend the holidays with...

Brave Miss World-2013 7.1

Brave Miss World-2013

Israeli beauty queen Linor Abargil was abducted and raped in Milan, Italy two months before being crowned Miss World in 1998. Ten years later, she's ready to talk about it, and to encourage others to speak out. Now a glo...

The Rhythm Section-2020 5.4

The Rhythm Section-2020

Blake Lively stars as Stephanie Patrick, an ordinary woman on a path of self-destruction after her family is tragically killed in a plane crash. When Stephanie discovers that the crash was not an accident, she enters a d...

A Family Submerged-2018 6.4

A Family Submerged-2018

Marcela's world becomes strange and fragile after the death of her sister Rina. She feels lost in her own home and the connections with her close family environment are dislocated....

Frankie-2019 5.3

Frankie-2019

Three generations grappling with a life-changing experience during one day of a vacation in Sintra, Portugal, a historic town known for its dense gardens and fairy-tale villas and palaces....

Scream of Fear-1961 7.4

Scream of Fear-1961

Penny Applebee's parents were divorced when she was quite young and she grew up with her mother. After her mother's death, the wheelchair-bound Penny has accepted her father's invitation to live with him. She arrives onl...

Zelary-2003 7.6

Zelary-2003

A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, a man from a remote mo...

Other People’s Children-2015 6.1

Other People’s Children-2015

Reeling from the death of her famous father, filmmaker Samantha Trassler (Diane Marshall-Green) falls down the rabbit hole of PK (Chad Michael Murray), a charismatic homeless man who becomes the subject of her latest doc...

Jackson County Jail-1976 6.2

Jackson County Jail-1976

This is a powerful drama about a young woman who stumbles into a nightmare land of hijacking and humiliation while driving cross-country from California to New York....

My Girl 2-1994 5.2

My Girl 2-1994

Vada Sultenfuss has a holiday coming up, and an assignment: to do an essay on someone she admires and has never met. She decides she wants to do an assignment on her mother, but quickly realizes she knows very little abo...

ToY-2016 5.4

ToY-2016

'ToY' is a film about two lost souls finding each other among the desperation and glamour in Los Angeles. Two women from disparate backgrounds - one a young artist, the other an aging prostitute - forge an unlikely relat...

A Perfect Christmas List-2014 6

A Perfect Christmas List-2014

As a last wish, a recently hospitalized grandmother, Evie, tasks her daughter and granddaughter, Sara, with a list of festive accomplishments to do together before Christmas, hoping that the adventure of the experience w...