Movies about strong women

List of the best movies about strong women selected by visitors to our site: Atomic Blonde, Tomb Raider, Mary Magdalene, Acrimony, In Darkness, Terminal, 10x10, Hichki, Wonder Woman, Peppermint.

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

Atomic Blonde (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genreaction, thriller, detective
CountryGermany, Sweden, USA
Duration02:32
CharactersStrong women, Killers, Lesbians, Hired assassins, Dogs, Spy
PlotUndercover, Survival, Seduction
PlaceGermany
TimeCold War
StyleUnexpected ending, Atmospheric, Exciting, Tense

An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

Tomb Raider (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:11
CharactersStrong women
PlotSurvival, Mystery, Adventure, Death, Missing people, Mystery, Skirmishes, Slavery, Chase, Fear
PlaceJungle, Islands, Tomb, Ships, Helicopters
StyleBy games, Exciting, Tense

Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.

Mary Magdalene (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 5.9)
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Australia
Duration02:09
CharactersStrong women, Horses
PlotReligious, Love, Death, Betrayal, Uprising
PlaceRoman Empire
TimeNight
StyleDeep Meaning, Soulful, Fascinating

Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world is changing. Mary is searching for a new way of living, and an authenticity that is denied her by the rigid hierarchies of the day. As the notoriety of the group spread and more are drawn to follow Jesus’ inspirational message, Mary’s spiritual journey places her at the heart of a story that will lead to the capital city of Jerusalem, where she must confront the reality of Jesus’ destiny and her own place within it.

Acrimony (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersPsychologists, Strong women, Sisters
PlotDepression, Treason, Divorce, Love at first sight, Cheating
PlaceCollege
StyleFor girls, Heavy

A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.

In Darkness (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:54
CharactersMafia, Strong women, Blind, Musicians
PlotDeath
PlaceLondon

A blind musician hears a murder committed in the apartment upstairs from hers that sends her down a dark path into London's gritty criminal underworld.

Terminal (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Hungary, USA
Duration02:48
CharactersCriminals, Strong women, Hired assassins, Orphans, Teachers, Snipers
PlotSeduction, Revenge, Death, Money, Chess
PlaceEngland
StyleFancy, Exciting, Tense, Unexpected ending

In the dark heart of a sprawling, anonymous city, two assassins carry out a sinister mission, a teacher battles a fatal illness, and an enigmatic janitor and a curious waitress lead dangerous double lives. Murderous consequences unravel in the dead of night, as their lives intertwine at the hands of a mysterious criminal mastermind who is hell-bent on revenge.

10x10 (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrethriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:40
CharactersStrong women, Maniacs
PlotAbduction, Chase
StyleDisturbing, Heavy, For men, Tense

Lewis is an outwardly ordinary guy, but in reality he is hiding an obsession - revenge - against Cathy. Lewis kidnaps Cathy in broad daylight and takes her to his home, where he locks her in a soundproof cell and attempt to extract a dark secret from her past.

Hichki (2018)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIndia
Duration02:23
CharactersTeachers, Strong women, Difficult teens
PlaceSchool, India
StyleCute, Fascinating, Touching

Hichki is a story about a woman who turns her most daunting weakness into her biggest strength. Naina Mathur (Rani Mukerji) is an aspiring teacher who suffers from Tourette Syndrome. After several interviews and numerous rejections, she lands her dream job as a full-time teacher in one of the most elite schools in the city. However, she soon realises that the class she has been assigned comprises of defiant and impish students who can't seem to keep out of trouble. Despite a few initial hiccups, Naina must do whatever she can to ensure that her students realise their true potential, and defy all the odds against them.

Wonder Woman (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, military
CountryUSA, China, Hong Kong
Duration02:16
CharactersSuperhero, Amazons, Strong women, Princesses
PlotWar, Adventure, Fate, Justice, Chase
PlaceUSA, Islands, Trains
StyleDC, Best soundtracks, Womens in main roles, Tense

An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.

Peppermint (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryHong Kong, USA
Duration02:28
CharactersCriminals, Family, Strong women, Killers, Lawyers, FBI
PlotRevenge, Martial Arts, Survival, Justice
TimeNew Year
StyleGloomy, For girls, Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Unexpected ending

A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.

I Feel Pretty (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryChina, USA
Duration02:33
CharactersStrong women, Models
PlotBulimia, Date, Jealousy, Fate, Obsession
StyleFor girls, Exciting, Light, Fascinating

A head injury causes a woman to develop an extraordinary amount of confidence and believe she's drop dead gorgeous.

Long Shot (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
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.

Breaking In (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:41
CharactersParents, Strong women
PlotSurvival, Robbery
StyleAction, Disturbing, Tense, Depressive

Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After managing to escape, Shaun must now figure out a way to turn the tables on the desperate thieves and save her captive children.

Proud Mary (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:14
CharactersHired assassins, Criminals, Strong women, Thieves, Bodyguards
PlotDeath, Money
StyleWomens in main roles, Tense, Action, Exciting, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.

Close (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.7)
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:07
CharactersStrong women, Bodyguards, Dogs, Fish
PlotWeapon, Skirmishes, Funeral, Chase, Cars
PlaceDeserts, Hotels
TimeNight
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)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:15
CharactersActors, Strong women
PlaceItaly
StyleLight

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
CountryUSA
Duration01:10
CharactersTeens, Strong women, Special agents, Geniuses, Spy
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Supernatural
PlaceSchool
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.

Woman at War (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIceland, France, Ukraine
Duration01:44
CharactersStrong women, Orphans, Dogs, Twins, Sisters, Farmers, Tourists
PlotAdoption
PlaceNature, Prison, Ukraine, Helicopters
StyleFor girls

Halla declares a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. She is prepared to risk everything to protect the pristine Icelandic Highlands she loves… Until an orphan unexpectedly enters her life.

I Spit on Your Grave 2 (2013)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersCaptives, Strong women, Models
PlotSurvival, Abduction, Revenge, Obsession, Justice
PlaceNew York
StyleDisturbing, For girls, Heavy

Naturally beautiful, Katie has just settled into New York where she, like many other young women, is trying to make it as a model. But what starts out as an innocent and simple photo shoot soon turns into something disturbingly unthinkable! Raped, tortured and kidnapped to a foreign country, Jessica is buried alive and left to die. Against all odds, she manages to escape. Severely injured, she will have to tap into the darkest places of the human psyche to not only survive, but to exact her revenge…

Becoming Astrid (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, biography
CountrySweden, Denmark
Duration01:58
CharactersWriters, Strong women
PlotArt, Everyday life, Dancing, Snow, Religious, Seduction
PlaceTrains, Hotels
StyleFor girls, Touching, Fascinating, Makes me think

When Astrid Lindgren was very young something happened that affected her profoundly, and this combination of both miracle and calamity came to shape her entire life. It was an event that transformed her into one of the most inspiring women of our age and the storyteller a whole world would come to love. This is the story of when a young Astrid, despite the expectations of her time and religious upbringing, decided to break free from society's norms and follow her heart.




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