Best Feminist Movies

Barbie Barbie 6.8 1h 54min
IMDb: 6.8
1h 54min

Barbie and Ken are having the time of their lives in the colorful and seemingly perfect world of Barbie Land. However, when they get a chance to go to the real world, they soon discover the joys and perils of living among humans.

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) 6.1 1h 49min
Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
IMDb: 6.1
1h 49min

After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord.

Mad Max: Fury Road Mad Max: Fury Road 8.1 2h 1min
Mad Max: Fury Road
IMDb: 8.1
2h 1min

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of…

Zero Dark Thirty Zero Dark Thirty 7.4 2h 37min
Zero Dark Thirty
IMDb: 7.4
2h 37min

A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6…

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days 7.9 1h 54min
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
IMDb: 7.9
1h 54min

Two college roommates have 24 hours to make the ultimate choice as they finalize arrangements for a black market abortion.

Kill Bill Vol 1 Kill Bill Vol 1 8.2 1h 51min
Kill Bill Vol 1
IMDb: 8.2
1h 51min

An assassin is shot by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle – but she lives to plot her vengeance.

The Circle The Circle 7.4 1h 30min
The Circle
IMDb: 7.4
1h 30min

Various women struggle to function in the oppressively sexist society of contemporary Iran.

Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich 7.4 2h 11min
Erin Brockovich
IMDb: 7.4
2h 11min

A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins — with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for…

Rosetta Rosetta 7.4 1h 35min
IMDb: 7.4
1h 35min

Young and impulsive Rosetta lives with her alcoholic mother and, moved by despair, she will do anything to maintain a job.

All About My Mother All About My Mother 7.8 1h 41min
All About My Mother
IMDb: 7.8
1h 41min

A single mother in Madrid sees her only son die on his birthday as he runs to seek an actress’ autograph. Beside herself with grief, she returns to Barcelona to…

Romance Romance 5.2 1h 39min
IMDb: 5.2
1h 39min

Although deeply in love with her boyfriend — and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him — a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will…

Bound Bound 7.3 1h 45min
IMDb: 7.3
1h 45min

Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet’s crooked boyfriend Caesar.

Antonia’s Line Antonia’s Line 7.4 1h 42min
Antonia’s Line
IMDb: 7.4
1h 42min

After World War II, Antonia and her daughter, Danielle, go back to their Dutch hometown, where Antonia’s late mother has bestowed a small farm upon her. There, Antonia settles down…

The Piano The Piano 7.5 1h 57min
The Piano
IMDb: 7.5
1h 57min

After a long voyage from Scotland, pianist Ada McGrath and her young daughter, Flora, are left with all their belongings, including a piano, on a New Zealand beach. Ada, who has been mute since childhood, has been sold into marriage to a local man named Alisdair Stewart. Making little attempt to warm up to Alisdair, Ada soon becomes intrigued by his Maori-friendly acquaintance, George Baines, leading to tense, life-altering conflicts.

Thelma & Louise Thelma & Louise 7.6 2h 10min
Thelma & Louise
IMDb: 7.6
2h 10min

Whilst on a short weekend getaway, Louise shoots a man who had tried to rape Thelma. Due to the incriminating circumstances, they make a run for it and thus a…

The Silence Of The Lambs The Silence Of The Lambs 8.6 1h 59min
The Silence Of The Lambs
IMDb: 8.6
1h 59min

Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI’s training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving…

Working Girl Working Girl 6.8 1h 54min
Working Girl
IMDb: 6.8
1h 54min

Witty, romantic look at life in the corporate jungle. Tess McGill is an ambitious secretary with a unique approach for climbing the ladder to success. When her classy, but villainous…

Drowning by Numbers Drowning by Numbers 7.1 1h 59min
Drowning by Numbers
IMDb: 7.1
1h 59min

An ironic black comedy of love and death that takes place an a lyrically beautiful landscape. Three related women, all named Cissie Colpitts share a solidarity for one another which…

Aliens Aliens 8.4 2h 17min
IMDb: 8.4
2h 17min

When Ripley’s lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company…

Desperately Seeking Susan Desperately Seeking Susan 6.1 1h 44min
Desperately Seeking Susan
IMDb: 6.1
1h 44min

Roberta is a bored suburban housewife who is fascinated with a woman, Susan, she only knows about by reading messages to and from her in the personals section of the…

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains 6.7 1h 27min
Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains
IMDb: 6.7
1h 27min

Corrine Burns retreats far into plans for her band, The Fabulous Stains, after her mother’s death.

Nine To Five Nine To Five 6.9 1h 50min
Nine To Five
IMDb: 6.9
1h 50min

Frank Hart is a pig. He takes advantage in the grossest manner of the women who work with him. When his three assistants manage to trap him in his own…

My Brilliant Career My Brilliant Career 7.1 1h 40min
My Brilliant Career
IMDb: 7.1
1h 40min

A young woman who is determined to maintain her independence finds herself at odds with her family who wants her to tame her wild side and get married.

Alien Alien 8.5 1h 57min
IMDb: 8.5
1h 57min

During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of…

Norma Rae Norma Rae 7.3 1h 50min
Norma Rae
IMDb: 7.3
1h 50min

Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to…

Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles 7.5 3h 22min
Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
IMDb: 7.5
3h 22min

A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores and takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet….

Adoption Adoption 7.2 1h 29min
IMDb: 7.2
1h 29min

When middle-aged Kata realises that her life will only be complete if she has a baby of her own, her longstanding-but-married boyfriend Joska refuses to comply. But by developing an…

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore 7.3 1h 52min
Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore
IMDb: 7.3
1h 52min

After her husband dies, Alice and her son, Tommy, leave their small New Mexico town for California, where Alice hopes to make a new life for herself as a singer….

Female Trouble Female Trouble 7.1 1h 37min
Female Trouble
IMDb: 7.1
1h 37min

The life and times of Dawn Davenport, showing her progression from bratty schoolgirl to crazed mass murderer – all of which stems from her parents’ refusal to buy her cha-cha…

A Woman Under the Influence A Woman Under the Influence 8.0 2h 35min
A Woman Under the Influence
IMDb: 8
2h 35min

Mabel Longhetti, desperate and lonely, is married to a Los Angeles municipal construction worker, Nick. Increasingly unstable, especially in the company of others, she craves happiness, but her extremely volatile…

Foxy Brown Foxy Brown 6.5 1h 34min
Foxy Brown
IMDb: 6.5
1h 34min

A voluptuous black woman takes a job as a high-class prostitute in order to get revenge on the mobsters who murdered her boyfriend.

Persona Persona 8.1 1h 23min
IMDb: 8.1
1h 23min

A young nurse, Alma, is put in charge of Elisabeth Vogler: an actress who is seemingly healthy in all respects, but will not talk. As they spend time together, Alma…

Cléo from 5 to 7 Cléo from 5 to 7 7.8 1h 30min
Cléo from 5 to 7
IMDb: 7.8
1h 30min

Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer set adrift in the city as she awaits test results of a biopsy. A chronicle…

All About Eve All About Eve 8.2 2h 19min
All About Eve
IMDb: 8.2
2h 19min

From the moment she glimpses her idol at the stage door, Eve Harrington is determined to take the reins of power away from the great actress Margo Channing. Eve maneuvers…

Meshes of the Afternoon Meshes of the Afternoon 7.8 14min
Meshes of the Afternoon
IMDb: 7.8

A woman returning home falls asleep and has vivid dreams that may or may not be happening in reality. Through repetitive images and complete mismatching of the objective view of…

His Girl Friday His Girl Friday 7.8 1h 32min
His Girl Friday
IMDb: 7.8
1h 32min

Hildy, the journalist former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, visits his office to inform him that she’s engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can’t let…

The Passion of Joan of Arc The Passion of Joan of Arc 8.1 1h 22min
The Passion of Joan of Arc
IMDb: 8.1
1h 22min

A classic of the silent age, this film tells the story of the doomed but ultimately canonized 15th-century teenage warrior. On trial for claiming she’d spoken to God, Jeanne d’Arc…