Usually, there are strong male lead’s in Hollywood blockbusters. That’s what we are used to, while we are watching women take a back seat, or the sidekick seat if you will. Well, today we are going to talk about the five movies in which women take strong leads. Buckle up.
It’s the sci-fi horror movie that is based on the book by Jeff Vander Meer. Natalie Portman is the actress that has the lead role, and her character is a military scientist. She plays a woman that is a strong leader who needs to make some tough calls in order for her and the crew to stay alive.
Saoirse Ronan has the lead role in this movie, and she plays the eccentric girl. This film is named by her character, and she is in her senior year of high school. The main character is going to show you that you need to keep on keeping on even when the odds are stacked against you. Follow your dreams – that’s the message from Lady Bird.
It’s based on the Ocean’s 11. This is a female version of it which shows you that women can get the job done just as well as the men can, even if the job is the heist. It takes place in New York, where Debbie needs to assemble a squad that needs to pull off a huge heist.
Figure skater Tonya Harding is the main character in this film, and it is played by Margot Robbie. She struggles to become a great figure skater, but she works hard in order to achieve her dreams. In the meantime, she battles her rival Nancy Kerrigan. Great story, skating and acting are what makes this movie enjoyable.