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25 Biopics About Women Who Changed the World

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March is Women's History Month! Don't miss these 25 biopics and documentaries about notable women throughout history. Let us know what movies you would add in the comments.

RBG

RBG

Movies

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg now 84, and still inspired by the lawyers who defended free speech during the Red Scare, Ginsburg refuses to relinquish her passionate duty, steadily fighting for equal rights for all citizens under the law. Through intimate interviews and unprecedented access to Ginsburg’s life outside the court, RBG tells the electric story of Ginsburg’s consuming love affairs with both the Constitution and her beloved husband Marty—and of a life’s work that led her to become an icon of justice in the highest court in the land.

Mrs. America

Mrs. America

Shows

The true story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, and the unexpected backlash led by a conservative woman named Phyllis Schlafly, aka “the sweetheart of the silent majority.”

Suffragette

Suffragette

Movies

Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.

Harriet

Harriet

Movies

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Her courage, ingenuity and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.

He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala

Movies

A look at the events leading up to the Taliban's attack on the young Pakistani school girl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out on girls' education and the aftermath, including her speech to the United Nations.

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