Tag: female protagonist

Wreckers (2011) 6

Wreckers (2011)

Storyline:A married couple moves back to its childhood village to start a family, but a surprise visit from the husband's brother ignites sibling rivalry and exposes lies embedded in the couple's relationship. ...

Persuasion (TV Movie 2007) 7.5

Persuasion (TV Movie 2007)

Storyline:Royal Navy captain Wentworth was haughtily turned down eight years ago as suitor of pompous baronet Sir Walter Elliot's daughter Anne, despite true love. Now he visits their former seaside country estate, re...

The Stranger Beside Me (TV Movie 2003) 6.1

The Stranger Beside Me (TV Movie 2003)

Storyline:While working at a Seattle clinic for women in the 1970s, aspiring crime writer, Ann Rule, unwittingly becomes friends with serial killer Ted Bundy.User Reviews: This film is a fictional portrayal of Ann Rul...

Undine (2020) 6.4

Undine (2020)

Storyline:Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. But when the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. Undine has to kill the man who betrays her and return to the ...

Anatomie (2000) 6.1

Anatomie (2000)

Storyline:Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysteri...

Mrs. Hyde (2017) 5.2

Mrs. Hyde (2017)

Storyline:Mrs. GĂ©quil is a teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she immediately feels reinvigorated and becomes a better and mor...

God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya (2019) 6.8

God Exists, Her Name Is Petrunya (2019)

Storyline:Every January in a small town in North Macedonia, the high priest throws a cross into the local waters, while dozens of men charge for it. The one who finds the cross is believed to gain overall good fortune...

Postcards from the Edge (1990) 6.7

Postcards from the Edge (1990)

Storyline:Substance-addicted Hollywood actress Suzanne Vale is on the skids. After a spell at a detox center her film company insists, as a condition of continuing to employ her, that she live with her mother, Doris M...

A Woman Is a Woman (1961) 7.5

A Woman Is a Woman (1961)

Storyline:Sometimes, solemn but somehow empty vows of love and devotion are just not good enough, and a simple "I love you" may prove to be insufficient. As a result, Angela, a tall, slender, and graceful exotic dance...

The Collaborators (2015) 7

The Collaborators (2015)

Storyline:Suze and Christa, on the brink of failing their art degrees due to the invalidity of their final piece - a genuine gun and bullets - drink and drug their troubles away, but find themselves attacked and force...

The Mad Room (1969) 5.8

The Mad Room (1969)

Storyline:Remake of 1941's "Ladies in Retirement" has Stella Stevens playing companion to wealthy, loony widow and she soon brings her brother and sister to live with them after they are released from an asylum for br...

In Her Line of Fire (2006) 3.8

In Her Line of Fire (2006)

Storyline:When the Vice President's plane goes down near a remote Pacific island, he is kidnapped by rebel forces and held for ransom. It is up to his female Secret Service agent and a press secretary to infiltrate th...

True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet (TV Movie 2008) 5.6

True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:A young Hollywood starlet must adjust to a new small town life when she is sent to live with her aunt after a stint in rehab.User Reviews: This is a really good made for TV movie which has recently made its ...

Custody (2016) 6.4

Custody (2016)

Storyline:The lives of three women are unexpectedly changed when they cross paths at a New York Family Court.User Reviews: Award winning writer/director James Lapine pulls out all stops with this full on study of the ...

Trial by Fire (TV Movie 2008) 4.8

Trial by Fire (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:Kristin Scott is wrongfully blamed for the death of her father just prior to his retirement as a Captain with the fire department. Along with being the only female firefighter on her squad, this puts her at ...

Variety (1983) 5.7

Variety (1983)

Storyline:Christine (Sandy McLeod) takes a job selling tickets at a porno theater near Times Square. Instead of distancing herself from the dark and erotic nature of this milieu, she develops an obsession that begins ...

9 to 5 (1980) 6.8

9 to 5 (1980)

Storyline:Meet Franklin Hart (Dabney Coleman). The biggest "sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot" boss on the planet. He thrills in taking advantage of his head female office staff; humiliating, downplaying,...

The Shadow People (2017) 3.3

The Shadow People (2017)

Storyline:Newlyweds Megan (Kat Steffens, Parkland) and Andrew (Bug Hall, Castle) have just moved into their dream home with aspirations to start a family. But soon strange events start happening. Voices and shadowy fi...

My Chauffeur (1986) 5.7

My Chauffeur (1986)

Storyline:A free-spirited young woman (Deborah Foreman) upsets the status quo at a stuffy Brentwood limousine service.User Reviews: The lovely lady was one of the brightest stars of the 1980s, bringing an irresistible...

Thousand Pieces of Gold (1990) 6.9

Thousand Pieces of Gold (1990)

Storyline:In 1880's China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town, the property of a saloon owner who renames her China Pol...

Kahaani (2012) 8.1

Kahaani (2012)

Storyline:Kolkata is abuzz with the preparations for the annual Durga Puja festival, as seven months pregnant Vidya Bagchi steps off the airplane from London. Her first stop is the local police station to file a missi...

Sparkle (1976) 6.9

Sparkle (1976)

Storyline:Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem become singers. Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs, while Sparkle (Irene Cara) ends up being the one who gets famous. This film tells of how...

Girl, Interrupted (1999) 7.3

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Storyline:Unable to cope with reality and the difficulty that comes with it, 18 year old Susanna, is admitted to a mental institution in order to overcome her disorder. However, she has trouble understanding her disor...

All I Want for Christmas (2013) 5.3

All I Want for Christmas (2013)

Storyline:An attractive young woman unexpectedly meets santa's helper, st nick, who grants her an extraordinary Christmas wish.User Reviews: As another reviewer mentioned, a script written by AI might be better than t...