Breaking out of the chains of society is hard, especially when all you do is looked down on with disdain. You might be the best at managing events and people only to be called bossy if you’re a woman and that is just the tip of the iceberg. Channeling your boss woman self then becomes a task. With the world bringing you down, you’ll need strong women in your corner to cheer you up which is why we recommend that you watch some great movies. In the list below you’ll find movies with great female leads that know how to wield the power they have unabashed.
Charlie’s Angels (2000)
This iconic film gave women the much-needed break into the action genre showing the world exactly what they can do. Uncovering plots and beating the bad guys, we couldn’t have asked for more. As you follow the trio of elite private detectives on their mission, armed with the best gadgets money can buy, you’ll feel empowered like never before. Tracking a billionaire and keeping his voice-identification software safe is a piece a cake for these three. As they bust some great martial arts moves all the while flaunting their hair and embracing their women selves, you’ll find yourself falling in love with who you are.
Sex and the City the Movie (2008)
An empowering movie celebrating female friendship, you’ll want to get your best friend over for this one. The movie jumps four years after their previous adventures in the show. Samantha is cancer-free and in a monogamous relationship with her beau, Smith Jerrod. Miranda, who is now based in Brooklyn, is having trouble with all that family life brings while Charlotte, settled on Park Avenue is handling whatever life has to throw at her. Carrie Bradshaw on the other hand, who is in a committed relationship with her lover, is all set to marry and needs her gals with her. The four reuniting is a sight to see and a movie to behold!
Legally Blonde (2001)
Elle Woods is ready to marry the love of her life and get settled. However, Warner Huntington III who has just got into Harvard, thinks she is too blonde and won’t fit in his future where he is a lawyer. Not one to give up easily Elle studies hard for LSATs and manages to secure her own spot at the prestigious Harvard Law School to win him back. Wearing bright colors that shock the student body and being a girly girl all the while being successful, she breaks stereotypes and teaches us that embracing who you are is the key to success.
Wonder Woman (2017)
No one thought that we’d get a movie on a female superhero, but women have managed to get their voices heard and the result is in front of us: a superhero woman can relate to on the big screen.
As you watch Gal Gadot play the amazing Amazonian warrior princess, Diana, fighting for truth and justice, you’ll get an adrenaline rush like never before. Born on a sheltered island she is curious about the world outside and so when she meets an American pilot she takes her chances and sets out on her own.
Pitch Perfect (2012)
If you’re looking for a movie with music to dance to and a sense of humor to make you laugh after a long day, watch Pitch Perfect. An unlikely group of girls comes together to form an acapella group. With each one from a diverse background, it makes the movie all the more entertaining. What’s more, they are competing with an all-boy band for the national championship. Will they beat their rivals, and what music will they create? You must watch the movie to find out. We’re sure you’ll have parts 2 and 3 playing next in no time!
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
If you want an all-powerful woman to look up to, watch The Devil Wears Prada. Miranda Priestly, played by Meryl Streep, is a powerhouse. A force to be reckoned with, she might seem like the boss of nightmares to Andy, a fresh college graduate, but there is so much more to her. She knows exactly what she wants and how to make it happen. If you’re wondering how women manage to carve a path for themselves is this daunting world, be sure to take some time out for this one. This will give you life lessons and entertain you at the same time.
These movies show you that women can do anything without having to feel ashamed about all the things that make you a woman. Embracing who you are is key and these movies show you just how you can do that so go ahead and start watching. With Spectrum Silver Channel List, you’ll be able to find them all with ease. With premium channels like HBO included, it can’t get better. So, get ready for a night in to recharge on girl power.