Every woman has a story to tell. Be inspired by these remarkable women-led films!
Women leads have been dominating the big screen more and more every year. What better way to enjoy them than to binge-watch them this month? From chick flicks to action thrillers, here’s a diverse selection of films for your next movie night.
What are the best women empowerment movies to watch this month?
The best women empowerment movies showcase female characters and plots that remind you of your best self. Call your most beloved friends for a movie marathon or binge these at home with your favorite snacks! There’s nothing like an incredible story to inspire you as a woman.
Someone Great (2019)
Many people have expressed their love for this original Netflix film as it showcases getting over the stages of heartbreak with your best friends. Its story revolves around Jenny (Gina Rodriguez), a music journalist about to be promoted to her dream job in San Francisco which causes her to end a nine-year relationship. Heartbroken, she turns to her friends Erin and Blair to plan one final hurrah before Jenny moves to another state.
Despite its significant takeaways on love and heartbreak, Someone Great also celebrates the value of friendship. Honor your relationships with the best girls you know by scheduling an out-of-town trip with SPI Ticket Express! Enjoy the presence of your best buddies and create memories you can look back at no matter where you go.
Charlie’s Angels (2019)
As a continuation of the beloved franchise, the 2019 Charlie’s Angels film also highlights diversity. The film was directed by actress and producer Elizabeth Banks, which marked the first time an installment was directed by a woman. The 2019 version also features the first woman of color to play an Angel, Ella Balinska. The film stays true to its action scenes but also touches on breaking stereotypes that women face in today’s society.
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The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
This movie has undoubtedly claimed its spot in history for its strong feminine roles played by respected women in the industry. The film tells the story of Andrea (Anne Hathaway) and her challenges to fit in as a co-assistant to the editor-in-chief of a famous fashion magazine. It explores the roles of gender in the professional field, as well as stereotypes and norms in the fashion industry. This film will definitely make you want to dress up more in the office!
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
If you’re seeking something unique and different to watch this month, this movie will definitely give you a fresh outlook. Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) revolves around Furiosa (Charlize Theron), the protagonist who helps pregnant slave brides escape from their homicidal warlord Mad Max. The film is full of intense action scenes where the women help beat the antagonists. It portrays the demolition of tyrannical patriarchy, tackles intersectional matters, and showcases women using their skills to empower others.
It truly is a meaningful action blockbuster that acknowledges the importance of women. The movie has inspired girls to hop on the short hair trend by getting pixie cuts and short bobs at professional establishments such as Bangs Prime Salon!
Becoming Jane (2007)
The film follows the story of Jane Austen (Anne Hathaway), a well-known and respected author with notable works such as Emma, Pride & Prejudice, as well as Sense and Sensibility. Becoming Jane tells the story of a woman that is born in an impoverished family. Her parents are pressuring her to go against her values and marry a wealthy man. Down the line, she meets a lawyer that paves the way to her heart and future career.
The film shows the significance of a woman’s independence and firm values. Its aesthetic and ambiance will surely make you fall in love with the vintage style! Embody the sweet and romantic look by wearing some flowy dresses made of lace from Kashieca!
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