What Are Some Movies Featuring Strong-Willed Women?


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A few movies featuring strong-willed women are "Gone with the Wind," "KIll Bill" and "Alien." These films prove female characters can be just as inspirational as male characters, according to SheKnows.

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What Are Some Movies Featuring Strong-Willed Women?
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There are quite a few movies featuring strong-willed female characters. These include classic films such as "The Wizard of Oz," "All About Eve," "Some Like it Hot," "It Happened One Night," "Chinatown" and "Annie Hall." Later films, such as "The Silence of the Lambs," "The Help," "Million Dollar Baby," "Fargo," "Pan’s Labyrinth" and "Gone Girl" also contain strong-willed females. More and more, animated films are also showcasing strong females. "Mulan," "Brave," "The Incredibles," "Frozen," "Lilo and Stich," and "Coraline" all feature powerful female characters. Other films geared toward young audiences provide strong female role models. A few of these excellent youth films are "Dear Dumb Diary," "Anne of Green Gables," "The Mighty Macs," "Anne Frank Remembered" and "Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken." Tough-minded women are also prevalent in action movies. Examples include "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon;" "Charlie’s Angels;" "G.I. Jane" and "Salt." Strong women are not strangers to science fiction and fantasy films, either. Taking a look at "Terminator 2: Judgment Day," "The Matrix," "28 Days Later" and "Mad Max: Fury Road" reveals more stories of impressive women.

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