The Best Female Leading Movies Of 2022
2022 movies with female leads span across every genre. From action-packed spy thrillers to teen comedies, this list has something for everyone. As Hollywood continues to become more diverse and strongly feature female voices in major motion pictures, we want to determine the movie that does it the best this year. Look for movies on this list that elevate female voices with strong women in the lead roles. And with more 2022 movies with female leads coming out than ever before, it's great to see this list grow year over year. It also means that there are more women driven films to vote on.
The best part about this list is that you can vote for all your favorites, not just the one that you think will top this list of the best 2022 female led films. You should also check back throughout the year as more upcoming and new 2022 films feature female leads are added to the list once they are released.
- Directed by: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert
With a feature debut like Swiss Army Man you know the Daniels are going to give us something unexpected and incredibly entertaining. While Awkwafina didn't make the final cut due to scheduling conflicts, the cast still boasts Michelle Yeoh, Jenny Slate, and Jamie Lee Curtis, you know there are going to be some comical moments as well as incredible fight scenes.When an interdimensional rupture unravels reality, an unlikely hero must channel her newfound powers to fight bizarre and bewildering dangers from the multiverse as the fate of the world hangs in the ...more
After witnessing a bizarre, traumatic incident involving a patient, Dr. Rose Cotter starts experiencing frightening occurrences that she can't explain. As an overwhelming terror begins taking over ...more
- Directed by: Parker Finn
- Directed by: Domee Shi
Streaming directly to Disney+, this Pixar film captures the hearts and imagination of both young and older audiences. This movie makes for a great family film night, especially for the mothers and daughters in the room. Your young ones will explore how to reconcile strong emotions in the funny context that getting overly excited about something might turn you into a giant red panda.A 13-year-old girl suddenly turns into a giant red panda whenever she gets too excited.
- Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Zoë Kravitz and Steven Soderbergh team up to bring this taught thriller to life. Not only does it touch on the COVID-19 pandemic but it also addresses our ever more technologically entwined lives.An agoraphobic tech worker discovers recorded evidence of a violent crime but is met with resistance when she tries to report it. Seeking justice, she must now do the thing she fears the most: she ...more
- Directed by: Adam Nee, Aaron Nee
The Lost City conjures up images of other films that have a romance novelist trampling through the jungle alongside her handsome counterpart but it stands on its own. Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum shine as the main duo; the city may be lost but not their sense of humor.Reclusive author Loretta Sage writes about exotic places in her popular adventure novels that feature a handsome cover model named Alan. While on tour promoting her new book with Alan, Loretta gets ...more