Girls on Film

Movies about/starring women and girls of all ages. List is mainly female protagonists, but also includes some films where a female character plays a big role in the story.

The quality of the film and/or the female character(s) isn't taken into consideration, since opinions may vary. This is simply a compilation meant to make it easier to find some female-centric films to watch.

For a comprehensive list of documentaries go here: boxd.it/1fovC

  • The Little Mermaid
  • Viena and the Fantomes
  • Raya and the Last Dragon
  • Benedetta
  • Wolfwalkers
  • The Woman in the Window
  • Black Widow
  • Where is Anne Frank?
  • Wonder Woman 1984
  • Legally Blonde 3
  • The High Note
  • The Half of It
  • Antebellum
  • Stargirl
  • Mulan
  • The Invisible Man
  • The Woman Who Ran
  • Emma.
  • To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You
  • The Rhythm Section
  • Lost Girls
  • The Last Thing He Wanted
  • Horse Girl
  • Wendy
  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  • Shirley
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always
  • Zola
  • The Turning
  • Miss Americana
  • A Fall from Grace
  • Like a Boss
  • Bombshell
  • Little Women
  • Black Christmas
  • Charlie's Angels
  • Noelle
  • Frozen II
  • Last Christmas
  • Chichinette - The Accidental Spy
  • Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
  • Can You Keep a Secret?
  • Tall Girl
  • Lucy in the Sky
  • Harriet
  • Saint Maud
  • Proxima
  • Radioactive
  • Hustlers
  • Saturday Fiction
  • Babyteeth
  • Judy
  • Seberg
  • The Perfect Candidate
  • The Truth
  • Where'd You Go, Bernadette
  • Morgana
  • The Kitchen
  • Dora and the Lost City of Gold
  • Otherhood
  • Ready or Not
  • A Good Woman Is Hard to Find
  • I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth v. Michelle Carter
  • Culture Shock
  • Oh! Baby
  • Kidnapping Stella
  • Anna
  • Dark Phoenix
  • Ma
  • Sibyl
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Zombi Child
  • The Sun Is Also a Star
  • Beanpole
  • Good Sam
  • Bull
  • Poms
  • The Hustle
  • Wine Country
  • XY Chelsea
  • Swallow
  • Someone Great
  • After
  • Little
  • Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
  • Wonder Park
  • Us
  • Booksmart
  • Ready to Mingle
  • Go Back to China
  • Long Shot
  • Yes, God, Yes
  • Juanita
  • Captain Marvel
  • Furie
  • Isn't It Romantic
  • Varda by Agnès
  • Elisa & Marcela
  • The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open
  • A Dog Called Money