A list of the best feminist movies ever made, ranked by film fans' votes. This list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about feminism are at the top of the list. If there are any great films you think we missed, please feel free to add them yourself.
The films on this list are the most famous feminist movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already if you're a woman or just a fan of the feminist movement.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best feminist movies?" and contains items like Gang of Roses and 9 to 5.
Various bits of information are included with these popular feminist movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. So whether you're watching these movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these are some good feminist movies to enjoy.
Directed by: Ridley ScottThelma & Louise is a 1991 American film, written by Callie Khouri and directed by Ridley... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Robert RodriguezAlita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Robert... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jon AvnetFried Green Tomatoes is a 1991 comedy-drama film based on the novel Fried Green Tomatoes at... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Steven SoderberghErin Brockovich is a 2000 biographical film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Steven SpielbergThe Color Purple is a 1985 American period drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Colin Higgins9 to 5 is a 1980 American comedy film written by Patricia Resnick and Colin Higgins, directed... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: David SladeHard Candy is a 2005 vigilante thriller film focusing on the a 14-year-old female vigilante.... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Pedro AlmodóvarAll About My Mother is a 1999 Spanish comedy-drama film written and directed by Pedro... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Tony Bancroft, Barry CookMulan is a 1998 American animated musical action-comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Gillian ArmstrongLittle Women is a 1994 American drama film directed by Gillian Armstrong. The screenplay by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jonathan KaplanBad Girls is a 1994 western film starring Madeleine Stowe, Mary Stuart Masterson, Andie... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Shekhar KapurElizabeth is a 1998 biographical film written by Michael Hirst, directed by Shekhar Kapur, and... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Lasse HallströmSomething to Talk About is a 1995 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Lasse... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Paul MazurskyAn Unmarried Woman is a 1978 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Paul Mazursky,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jane CampionThe Portrait of a Lady is a 1996 film adaptation of Henry James's novel The Portrait of a Lady... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Julie TaymorFrida is a 2002 Miramax/Ventanarosa biopic which depicts the professional and private life of... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: Quentin TarantinoThe Kill Bill Saga consists of Kill Bill Vol. 1 and 2 in which Beatrix Kiddo (Uma Thurman)... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jane CampionAn Angel at My Table is a 1990 New Zealand-Australian-British film directed by Jane Campion.... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Gus Van SantEven Cowgirls Get the Blues is a 1993 American comedy-drama-romance film based on Tom Robbins'... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen SandbergBandidas is a 2006 French/Mexican/American Western action comedy starring Salma Hayek and... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Stephen DaldryThe Hours is a 2002 British-American drama film directed by Stephen Daldry, and starring... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: George MillerMad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 action film directed by George Miller. In a post apocalyptic... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Victor NuñezRuby in Paradise is a 1993 film written, directed, and edited by Victor Nuñez, and starring... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jane CampionThe Piano is a 1993 romantic drama film about a mute female piano player and her daughter. Set... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Mary HarronI Shot Andy Warhol is a 1996 independent film about the life of Valerie Solanas and her... more on Wikipedia