Tag: strong-female-character

The Collaborators (2015) 7

The Collaborators (2015)

Suze and Christa, on the brink of failing their art degrees due to the invalidity of their final piece - a genuine gun and bullets - drink and drug their troubles away, but find themselves attacked and forced to use the ...

Presumed Dead (2006) (TV) 5.5

Presumed Dead (2006) (TV)

At the home of famed crime novelist, Seth Harmon, a young woman, Paige Stevenson mysteriously disappears. Harmon is the prime suspect. The task of piecing together this bizarre missing person case falls on Detective Mary...

Clay Pigeons (1998) 6.6

Clay Pigeons (1998)

Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend kill himself because of the on-going affair that Clay was having with the man's wife. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to contin...

Cargo (2006) 5

Cargo (2006)

A young backpacker gets into some trouble in Africa and stows away on a cargo ship heading to Europe.::Anonymous...

French Twist (1995) 6.4

French Twist (1995)

Undoubtedly, the smug real estate agent, family man, and father of one, Laurent, is a shameless philanderer. Under the nose of his beautiful but unhappy wife, Loli, the incurable womaniser never misses an opportunity to ...

Prizzi’s Honor (1985) 6.7

Prizzi’s Honor (1985)

Charley Partanna is a hit-man who works for the Prizzis, one of the richest crime syndicate families in the country. Unbeknownst to Charley,the Prizzis just hired Irene Walker, a free-lance killer, to eliminate someone w...

Pack of Lies (1987) (TV) 6.9

Pack of Lies (1987) (TV)

London in the early 1960s. The life of a couple is upset by the coming of a British Secret Service Agent who moves in across the street.::Guy Bellinger...

Bruno & Boots: This Can’t Be Happening at Macdonald Hall (2017) (TV) 5.4

Bruno & Boots: This Can’t Be Happening at Macdonald Hall (2017) (TV)

Headmaster Sturgeon has had enough. In an attempt to put an end to Bruno and Boots high jinks, he declares that they are to be separated; no shared classes and, most certainly, no shared dorm room. This punishment is wor...

Juno (2007) 7.4

Juno (2007)

A tale told over four seasons, starting in autumn when Juno, a 16-year-old high-school junior in Minnesota, discovers she's pregnant after one event in a chair with her best friend, Bleeker. In the waiting room of an abo...

High Rollers (1976) 7.5

High Rollers (1976)

Belle Duke, in order to get revenge on her former lover Philip Bang, organizes his jail break. But instead of Philip is the Italian Felice Brianza, AKAS Felix, to escape. Now Felix is obliged to help Philip escape. He su...

The Butcher (2009) 5.3

The Butcher (2009)

For nearly twenty years after his boxing career ended Merle Hench works for Murdoch, the capo of a San Fernando mob outfit. Merle spends his days cracking heads and collecting debts, it is not a job he enjoys. Cool, calm...

Cowboys & Aliens (2011) 6

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

The Old West.. where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. New Mexico Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hi...

Taxi 2 (2000) 6.5

Taxi 2 (2000)

The Japanese ambassaor is visiting Marseilles to view the city police's anti-gang tactics. During the visit, however, he is kidnapped by a group working for the Japanese yakuza. Young officer Emilien is determined to res...

Term Life (2016) 5.5

Term Life (2016)

A guy wanted around town by various hitmen hopes to stay alive long enough for his life insurance policy to kick in and pay out for his estranged daughter....

Sleepless (2017) 5.6

Sleepless (2017)

In Las Vegas, vice LVMPD policemen Vincent Downs and Sean Cass rob a shipment of cocaine belonging to entrepreneur Stanley Rubino, who intended to sell it to mobster Rob Novak, the son of a powerful mob boss. They volunt...

I’m Not Ashamed (2016) 5.9

I’m Not Ashamed (2016)

The Columbine Massacre of April 20, 1999 completely redefined America's view of the lives of high school students. Drawn straight from Columbine victim Rachel Joy Scott's words and journal entries, through the insight of...

The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988) 6

The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)

After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso, and monkey, Mr. Nilsson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by nei...

Barely Lethal (2015) 5.4

Barely Lethal (2015)

Megan Walsh has been training to be an international assassin for Hardman. However, while she is on a mission, she notices how other teenagers her age seem to be having fun and enjoying their lives. Desiring a normal lif...

Timelock (1996) 2.9

Timelock (1996)

In the 23rd century, a penal colony in a distant galaxy falls into anarchy when an inmate loads a virus into the computer system. While cryonic suspension was used to control the most dangerous criminals there, with the ...

Around the Sun (2019) 7.9

Around the Sun (2019)

Touring a repossessed chateau, a film location scout falls for its flirtatious representative, who recounts the story of an influential book written there. But is their connection for real, or just a projection of the bo...

Interview (2007) 6.8

Interview (2007)

Everyone wants a piece of a celebrity. Pierre is a political reporter, assigned to write a fluff piece on Katya, a blond who acts in slasher movies and a Fox show about single girls in the city. The interview, at a resta...

Seeta Aur Geeta (1972) 6.8

Seeta Aur Geeta (1972)

Seeta is ill treated by her cruel aunt Kaushalya. Fed up with her atrocities, one day Seeta leaves the house and runs into Raka. Meanwhile, her look-alike, Geeta, is apprehended by the police and brought to Kaushalya. Ge...

Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015) 7.5

Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)

It is the 1990s, the tape-cassette is dying, CDs will soon be the rage and a regular arranged marriage will turn out to be a perfect mismatch. Prem (Ayushmann Khurrana) is a shy music buff who runs a tape recording shop ...

The Prince and Me (2004) 5.9

The Prince and Me (2004)

At the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Paige, a pre-med student and a farm girl from Manitowoc, meets Eddie, a fellow student from Denmark, whom she first dislikes but later accepts, likes, and loves. Paige takes Edd...

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest-2009 7.3

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest-2009

After taking a bullet to the head, Salander is under close supervision in a hospital and is set to face trial for attempted murder on her eventual release. With the help of journalist Mikael Blomkvist and his researchers...

The Adventures of Açela-2020 5.9

The Adventures of Açela-2020

Açela and her friends embark on an enchanting journey deep into a mysterious forest to discover the village's legend of the Taleteller....

Summer Snow-2014 6.2

Summer Snow-2014

Hallie Benson is a small girl with a big heart. Unfortunately, her creative ways of helping often create a mess. Dan Benson doesn't cook, do hair or know how to help his three children without his beautiful wife and her ...

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...

Road to Ruin-1991 4.8

Road to Ruin-1991

Jack Sloan is a very wealthy American business man working in Paris who falls in love with a beautiful model. After a seed of doubt is planted by an associate that she is probably after his fortune, he hatches a scheme t...

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...

The Last Survivors-2014 5.3

The Last Survivors-2014

At the edge of an expansive barren valley, all that remains of The Wallace Farm for Wayward Youth is a few hollowed-out husks of buildings. Seventeen year-old Kendal (Haley Lu Richardson) can barely recall when the Orego...

Das Hotelzimmer-2014 6.3

Das Hotelzimmer-2014

The failed documentary film maker Lukas Schmidt interviews the successful writer Agnes Lehner in a hotel room. As a past acquaintance between them is revealed, different accounts of a traumatic event are mixed with lies ...

A Single Girl-1995 6.9

A Single Girl-1995

Early one morning Valerie has to tell her unemployed boyfriend Remi that she is pregnant. She has decided to keep the child, but they argue whether they should break up or not. That same morning Valerie starts working in...

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains-1982 6.8

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains-1982

Corrine Burns retreats far into plans for her band, The Fabulous Stains, after her mother's death. So far that she gets them (she and two cousins) on a tour with a washed-out glam-rock group and a rising British punk ban...

Feds-1988 5.5

Feds-1988

Ellie DeWitt and Janis Zuckermann are admitted to the very strict FBI Training Academy. They get a hard course in which they learn to deal with guns and recognize crimes. They also get physical training. Ellie is a real ...

Bandslam-2009 6.3

Bandslam-2009

Will centers on a high school outcast and a popular girl who form an unlikely bond through their shared love of music. Assembling a like-minded crew of misfits, the friends form a rock group and perform in the battle of ...

Blood and Chocolate-2007 5.5

Blood and Chocolate-2007

In Bucharest, Romania, the orphan Vivian was raised by her aunt after losing her parents ten years ago in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado. Her family belongs to a bloodline of werewolves and Vivian is promised to the leade...

The Shamer’s Daughter-2015 6

The Shamer’s Daughter-2015

The Shamer's daughter, Dina, has unwillingly inherited her mother's supernatural ability. She can look straight into the soul of other people, making them feel ashamed of themselves. When the sole heir to the throne is w...

Fast Forward-1985 5.8

Fast Forward-1985

Eight young people from Ohio, who are dancers, come to New York City to compete in a major talent competition. But, when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they take part in it. So they tr...

The Gathering-2002 5.6

The Gathering-2002

While going to the town of Ashby Wake, the drifter Cassie is hit by a car driven by Marion Kirkman and loses her memory. Marion invites Cassie to stay in her huge old house with her family, while recovering from the trau...