Looking for movies with some powerful and complex female characters? In times where women are battling with issues that are deep-rooted in the society since ages, a dose of motivation would not hurt. In fact, that is more of what we need.
Here are 8 very staunch women-centric titles, streaming right now on Amazon Prime.
- The Help
A young Journalist in 1960s decides to stick up for a story about the lives of domestic staffs in Mississippi that invites rage of the high-class employers.
- Lady Bird
A woman can steer past a thousand troubles but not a stubborn mom. Watch Saoirse Ronan in the skin of a lovely high school senior trying to get it right with her mother along with a whole eventful year at the high school.
- Moana (2016)
Why is Moana on the list? Come on. How else would you inculcate the idea of strong women in the minds of coming of age girls and boys?
- Hidden Figures
Did you know that the mission that launched astronaut John Glenn into the orbit, was spearheaded by three women at NASA?
A girl is not the one to carry forward the father’s legacy? How about we talk after you watch Mulan?
- A League Of Their Own
You’d think it’s easy to be in All-American Girls Baseball League. Well then here is the reality.
Cheryl Strayed begins her journey of self-discovery along the 1,100 mile-long Pacific Crest Trail after a harsh divorce. Reese Witherspoon as a protagonist gives a staggering performance in this adaptation of a bestselling novel Directed by Dallas Buyers Club.
- Bad Moms
Things hit the roof as a trio of overworked moms go astray to take time to themselves until they are facing a clique of moms who comply with their responsibilities as good moms.