Films with a Strong Female Lead 


By Ada Kohli
Published Sept 9, 2021

Hindustan Times


Eat Pray Love

After a married woman realizes how unhappy her marriage really is, she takes off on a round-the-world journey to find herself

Credits: Facebook/ EatPrayLove

Erin Brockovich

An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply

Credits: Facebook/ErinBrockovich

Legally Blonde

Elle Woods, a sorority queen decides to follow her ex-boyfriend into law school. There she realises that there is more to her than just her looks

Credits: Instagram/legallyblondemovies

Little Women

Jo March tells the story of her four sisters, each determined to live life on her own terms

Credits: Instagram/littlewomenmovie

Hidden Figures

Three brilliant African American women at NASA serve as the brains behind the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit

Credits: Instagram/hiddenfiguresmovie

The Devil Wears Prada

Andy, a recent graduate lands a job as an assistant to a demanding editor-in-chief of a prestigious Fashion magazine

Credits: Facebook/TheDevilWearsPrada

The Hunger Games

Katniss Everdeen volunteers to take her younger sister's place to fight to the death in the annual Hunger Games

Credits: Instagram/thehungergames

Wonder Woman

After a pilot crashes into a secluded island and tells Diana, an Amazon warrior about the conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight the war

Credits: Instagram/wonderwomanfilm

Million Dollar Baby 

A determined woman works with an ill-tempered boxing trainer to become a professional

Credits: Facebook/MillionDollarBaby

Black Swan

A passionate ballerina struggles to maintain her sanity, competing to win the lead role in the production of Swan Lake

Credits: Facebook/Blackswan

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