Most Popular "Independent Woman" Titles
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1. Hot Girls Wanted (2015)
84 min | Documentary
A documentary about young women who have been drawn into the sex trade - and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn.
2. Tracks (I) (2013)
PG-13 | 112 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A young woman goes on a 1,700-mile trek across the deserts of West Australia with four camels and her faithful dog.
3. Agora (2009)
R | 127 min | Adventure, Drama, History
A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity in the hope of pursuing freedom while falling in love with his mistress, the famous philosophy and mathematics professor Hypatia of Alexandria.
4. Atlas Shrugged: Part I (2011)
PG-13 | 97 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Railroad executive Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden form an alliance to fight the increasingly authoritarian government of the United States.
5. In Plain Sight (2008–2012)
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | Active
U.S. Marshall Mary Shannon must hunt down witnesses for federal cases in the witness protection program while also raising a rather dysfunctional family and her own personal life.
6. Atlas Shrugged II: The Strike (2012)
PG-13 | 111 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Railroad owner Dagny Taggart and steel mogul Henry Rearden search desperately for the inventor of a revolutionary motor as the U.S. government continues to spread its control over the national economy.
7. Trucker (2008)
R | 90 min | Drama
A trucker, leading a life free of depth and on the way to nowhere, is forced to make a decision about her aggressive loner 11-year-old son whom she openly deserted ten years previously.
8. Holidaze (2013 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 86 min | Drama, Family, Romance
A corporate workaholic wakes up in an alternate universe, married to her childhood sweetheart.
9. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996 TV Mini-Series)
159 min | Drama
Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone ... See full summary »
10. The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999 TV Movie)
104 min | Biography, Drama
The rather eccentric (especially in her thinking) author of "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged" becomes involved with a much younger, and married man... to the dismay of those close to her.
11. Novel Romance (2006)
R | 91 min | Comedy
Max Normane is the kind of woman that some less creative individuals might refer to as a "Type A" personality. Her eye for the undiscovered literary gem is famous, and Max repreatedly ... See full summary »
12. Rawhide (1951)
Unrated | 89 min | Drama, Romance, Western
A stagecoach stop employee and a stranded woman traveler find themselves at the mercy of four desperate outlaws intent on robbing the next day's gold shipment.
13. Full Moon in Paris (1984)
R | 102 min | Drama, Romance
Louise, a young woman, who recently finished her studies in arts, is working as a interior decorator trainee. Playing the game of seduction, her life becomes more and more complicated.
14. Da' Booty Shop (2009)
Tyrone Johnson is in jail. As a result his sister Yolanda, an exotic dancer, inherits Tyrone's struggling hair salon business. She first sees the shop as a burden and waste of her time and ... See full summary »
15. Border Café (2005)
105 min | Drama
"Cafe Transit" depicts an independent-minded widow who bucks tradition to run her dead husband's truck stop café.
16. Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life (1997)
145 min | Documentary, Biography
Ayn Rand was born in 1905 in St. Petersberg, Russia. She escaped to America in 1926 amidst the rise of Soviet Communism. She remained in the United States for the rest of her life, where ... See full summary »
21. 3 Women (2008)
94 min | Drama
The movie spans the life and times of 3 generations - Grandmother, Mother and her Daughter, with the Carpet as the common binding theme... See full synopsis »
22. Beware of My Love (1998)
110 min | Drama
Muriel, a writer nearing 50 whose older lover won't live with her in Paris, meets a man on a train - Samuel, an Arab. He's attracted to her and pursues her, dropping in, asserting himself. ... See full summary »
26. Substitute Wife (1936)
82 min | Comedy, Romance
Esko makes a bet that he will marry the first young woman he encounters. This turns out to be Kirsti, who promptly turns down the proposals. But when she finds about the bet, she agrees to ... See full summary »
31. Understanding Our World: An Interview with Ayn Rand (1961 TV Short)
30 min | Documentary, Short
Great Performances (1971– )
89 min | Biography, Drama, Music
With fierce originality, this powerful adaptation of the Sophocles tragedy presents a world of honor, treachery and fateful consequences. Acclaimed actress Genevieve Bujold skillfully ... See full summary »
Nana (2006– )
Ren's Dream, NANA's Thoughts
Animation, Comedy, Drama
Ren is committed to hitting the big time as a musician in Tokyo, but is Nana O. content to come along for the ride, or stake her own claim to fame?