Movies about strong women

List of the best movies about strong women selected by visitors to our site: The Devil Wears Prada, White Snow, Wrong Turn, Rogue, Military Wives, Mulan, The Old Guard, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), Qarakoz, The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, France
CharactersJournalists, Strong women, Models
PlotIntrigue, Rivalry
PlaceNew York, Paris

    The Devil Wears Prada is about a young journalist who moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss however is extremely demanding and cruel and won’t let her succeed if she doesn’t fit into the high class elegant look of their magazine when all she really wants to be a good journalist.

    White Snow (2021)
    CharactersSkiers, Strong women
    PlotSports, Competitions, Snow
    StyleWomens in main roles

      An inspiring biopic about the legendary skier Elena Vyalbe. Born in a small town in the north of Russia, she had the courage and dedication to overcome a slew of obstacles on her way to becoming the very best in her sport. The film captures a historic skiing event at the 1997 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Trondheim, Norway, where Elena Vyalbe made skiing history by winning five out of five gold medals, which to this day remains a record achievement.

      Wrong Turn (2021)
      Markimdb: 5.4
      CountryGermany, USA, United Kingdom
      CharactersLifeguards, Family, Strong women
      PlotSects, Hostage, Survival
      PlaceSmall cities, Nature, USA
      StyleFor a group of friends

        Jen and a group of friends set out to hike the Appalachian Trail. Despite warnings to stick to the trail, the hikers stray off course—and cross into land inhabited by The Foundation, a hidden community of mountain dwellers who use deadly means to protect their way of life.

        Rogue (2020)
        Markimdb: 3.7
        CharactersLions, Hired assassins, Strong women
        StyleExciting, Disturbing

          Battle-hardened O’Hara leads a lively mercenary team of soldiers on a daring mission: rescue hostages from their captors in remote Africa. But as the mission goes awry and the team is stranded, O’Hara’s squad must face a bloody, brutal encounter with a gang of rebels.

          Military Wives (2020)
          Markimdb: 6.5
          Genrecomedy, drama, musical
          CountryUnited Kingdom
          CharactersStrong women
          PlotLove, War, Fate, On real events
          StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Romantic

            Inspired by global phenomenon of military wives choirs, the story celebrates a band of misfit women who form a choir on a military base. As unexpected bonds of friendship flourish, music and laughter transform their lives, helping each other to overcome their fears for loved ones in combat.

            Mulan (2020)
            Markimdb: 4.8
            CharactersWarriors, Strong women, Soldier
            StyleWomens in main roles, Disney

              When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her innermost strength and embrace her true potential.

              The Old Guard (2020)
              Markimdb: 6.6
              Genreaction, fantasy
              CharactersSuperhero, Hired assassins, Killers, Strong women
              StyleNetflix, Womens in main roles

                Four undying warriors who've secretly protected humanity for centuries become targeted for their mysterious powers just as they discover a new immortal.

                Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020)
                Markimdb: 6.1
                Genreaction, comedy, crime
                CharactersSuperhero, Criminals, Strong women
                PlotMartial Arts
                StyleExciting, Womens in main roles

                  After her breakup with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins forces with singer Black Canary, assassin Huntress, and police detective Renee Montoya to help a young girl named Cassandra, who had a hit placed on her after she stole a rare diamond from crime lord Roman Sionis.

                  Qarakoz (2020)
                  CharactersStrong women
                  PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Obsession, Mystery
                  PlaceUkraine, Forest
                  StyleTense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                    The horror story, imbued with the search for the true evil in this world. The most ancient legends of folklore will be recreated from the ancient beliefs about the otherworldly evil of the Kazakh region. Retelling again, they will merge into the realities of our days. We will see Zhestyrnak, Zhalmauyz Kempir and the Ghost from the Kapchagai highway. In their appearance, the heroes of the film will try to recognize the authenticity of evil, which for centuries has cooled blood and deprived of life. But the bitterness of truth itself will find them - "There is no worse in the world - man."

                    The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special (2020)
                    Markimdb: 6.4
                    CharactersWarriors, Heroes, Aliens, Strong women, Hunters
                    PlotAdventure, Holidays
                    PlaceSpace, Spaceships
                    TimeNew Year, Future
                    StyleExciting, Fascinating

                      Rey leaves her friends to prepare for Life Day as she sets off on an adventure to gain a deeper knowledge of the Force. At a mysterious temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure. Will she make it back in time for Life Day?

                      Long Shot (2019)
                      Mark8 (imdb: 6.8)
                      Genrecomedy, melodrama
                      CharactersJournalists, Strong women, Presidential
                      PlotRivalry, Dancing, Love, Political
                      PlaceHotels, Party, Sea, Beach, Aircraft
                      StyleLight, Fascinating, Inspirational

                        Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.

                        Close (2019)
                        Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.7)
                        Genreaction, thriller
                        CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                        CharactersStrong women, Bodyguards, Dogs, Fish
                        PlotWeapon, Skirmishes, Funeral, Chase, Cars
                        PlaceDeserts, Hotels
                        StyleUnexpected ending

                          A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.

                          Seize The Moment (2019)
                          Mark5 (imdb: 4.4)
                          CharactersActors, Strong women

                            The main character is a cute ambitious girl Rita from a provincial town on the Black Sea coast. She decides to break out of the routine of doing local weddings and matinees and arrives to conquer the capital, trying to enroll in a drama school. She is waiting for a lot of difficult tests, which sometimes turn into very funny stories.

                            Kim Possible (2019)
                            Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.6)
                            Genreaction, comedy, adventure
                            CharactersTeens, Strong women, Special agents, Geniuses, Spy
                            PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Supernatural
                            StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

                              Everyday teen hero Kim Possible and her best friend Ron Stoppable embark on their freshman year of high school, all while saving the world from evil villains. While Kim and Ron have always been one step ahead of their opponents, navigating the social hierarchy of high school is more challenging than the action-hero ever imagined. With Drakken and Shego lurking in the wings, Kim must rely on her family and Team Possible—Ron, tech-genius Wade, new friend Athena, and Rufus, a Naked mole-rat.

                              Rust Creek (2019)
                              Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.9)
                              Genrehorror, thriller, drama
                              CharactersStrong women, Sheriffs
                              PlaceForest, Small cities
                              StyleDisturbing, Heavy, Tense, Action

                                When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.

                                Anna (2019)
                                Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.6)
                                Genreaction, thriller
                                CountryFrance, USA
                                CharactersHired assassins, Strong women, CIA, Lesbians, Girlfriends, Models, Spy
                                PlotSnow, Undercover
                                TimeCold War
                                StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

                                  Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.

                                  Madonna and the Breakfast Club (2019)
                                  Mark8 (imdb: 6.6)
                                  Genredocumentary, biography
                                  CharactersCelebrities, Musicians, Singers, Strong women
                                  PlotOn real events, Music
                                  StyleWomens in main roles, Good music

                                    The documentary story of Madonna's struggling days in New York with her first band "Breakfast Club," leading up to her first solo record deal.

                                    A Vigilante (2019)
                                    Markimdb: 5.7
                                    Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
                                    CharactersStrong women
                                    PlotObsession, Revenge
                                    StyleWomens in main roles, Disturbing, Heavy, Tense, For men

                                      A once-abused woman devotes herself to ridding victims of their domestic abusers while hunting down the one she must kill to be truly free.

                                      Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
                                      Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
                                      Genrefantastic, action, adventure
                                      CountryUSA, China
                                      CharactersRobots, Strong women, Defenders
                                      PlotArtificial Intelligence, Time travel, Survival, Weapon
                                      StyleWomens in main roles

                                        Decades after Sarah Connor prevented Judgment Day, a lethal new Terminator is sent to eliminate the future leader of the resistance. In a fight to save mankind, battle-hardened Sarah Connor teams up with an unexpected ally and an enhanced super soldier to stop the deadliest Terminator yet.

                                        Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)
                                        Mark5 (imdb: 6.6)
                                        Genrefantasy, adventure, family
                                        CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                                        CharactersKings, Friends, Fairies, Princesses, Strong women, Cats, Horses
                                        PlotLove, Confrontation, Wedding, Curses, Abduction, Witchcraft
                                        StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating

                                          Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.