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. Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On (2017– )
TV-MA | 46 min | Documentary
Porn has gone mainstream; the question is, can we handle it? This exploration of the intersection of sex and technology is told through the stories of the people whose lives are defined by ... See full summary »
3. The Bookshop (2017)
110 min | Drama
Set in a small town in 1959 England, it is the story of a woman who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield.
4. Agora (2009)
R | 127 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
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.
Votes: 57,291 | Gross: $0.62M
5. In Plain Sight (2008–2012)
60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
U.S. Marshall Mary Shannon must hunt down witnesses for federal cases in the witness protection program while also managing rather dysfunctional family and her own personal life.
7. 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.
Votes: 11,861 | Gross: $4.75M
10. 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.
Votes: 5,935 | Gross: $3.33M
11. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996– )
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 »
13. 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.
14. 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.
Votes: 2,888 | Gross: $0.05M
15. 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 »
16. Les nuits de la pleine lune (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.
Votes: 2,476 | Gross: $0.01M
17. The Passion of Ayn Rand (1999 TV Movie)
TV-MA | 104 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
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.
18. Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey (2014)
97 min | Drama, Romance
Thirty-year-old Alice's occupation is rather unusual for a woman : she works as an engineer on a freighter. She loves her job and does it competently but even in a greasy blue overall a ... See full summary »
Votes: 523 | Gross: $0.00M
19. Da' Booty Shop (2009)
Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy
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 »
22. Back Home (1989 TV Movie)
103 min | Drama, Family
During World War II, young Rusty was sent to America for safety. It's now five years later and the spunky redhead returns to her native England. From the family she hardly remembers to ... See full summary »
23. Där vi en gång gått (2011)
126 min | Drama
Otso "The Main Man" Hultkrantz is playing the leading role of the young Allu Kajander in Where We Once Walked, based on a novel about a civil war raging between the Red and the White in Finland.
25. Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life (1997)
Not Rated | 145 min | Documentary, Biography
A documentary focusing on the life of novelist and philosopher Ayn Rand, the author of the bestselling novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged and originator of the Objectivist philosophy.
Votes: 486 | Gross: $0.21M
26. Big Bad Mama-San: Dekotora 1 (2008)
75 min | Comedy, Drama
A Female Japanese trucker trying to pay back her father's bills helps a prostitute reform by taking her under her wing while dealing with a drug trade, police, and other crazy characters.
27. Road to Ruin (1991 TV Movie)
R | 94 min | Comedy, Romance
Jack Sloan is a very wealthy American business man working in Paris who falls in love with a beautiful model. After a seed of doubt is planted by an associate that she is probably after his... See full summary »
28. La casa delle orchidee (1983)
81 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
At the opening of the film we become aware that some specialized clinics in the world bring intimate sexual tendencies out of the depths of the human being for the purpose of liberation ... See full summary »
29. Ani imôto (1953)
86 min | Drama
In Older Brother, Younger Sister, director Mikio Naruse's adaptation of an oft-filmed popular novel by Saisei Murô, the eldest daughter (Machiko Kyô) of a rural family comes home pregnant, ... See full summary »
30. Kawachi Karumen (1966)
89 min | Comedy
Like a girl runaway, Tsuyu moves to Osaka to work as a bar hostess. She meets the owner of a model school, Yoko, and seriously thinks about becoming a fashion model. Yoko tells her that she... See full summary »
32. 3 zan (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. The movie very poignantly covers the turbulations of... See full synopsis »
34. Dekotora Gal Nami 2 (2010 Video)
TV-MA | 76 min | Comedy, Drama
Nami finds herself taking care of her formal high school rival's son while she infiltrates a Yakuza drug/sex ring. Madness only ensues for both.
35. Die Geierwally (1940)
104 min | Drama, Romance
Wally is the daughter and only child to Fender, a rich, widowed mountain farmer in the Ötztal valley in the Tyrolian Alps. She is young, beautiful, intrepid and, most of all, strong-minded.... See full summary »
37. Beware of My Love (1998)
Unrated | 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 »
41. 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 »
Blind Date (1985–2017)
Flight attendant Sophie hopes to meet a cheeky chap who can love her in spite of her goofy ways. Also seeking that spark of attraction is Ted, who is looking for an ambitious and independent girlfriend.
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A modern, independent wife and mother is about to learn that no woman can defy the misogynistic household gods, who can turn the life of any housewife who refuses to submit to them into a living nightmare through sadistic mischief.
The Powerpuff Girls (2016– )
Once Upon a Townsville
TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Comedy
Chased by a dragon, Princess Bluebell accidentally crosses from her fairytale dimension to the Powerpuff Girls's world. She explains through song and dance that she's a damsel in distress. The Girls try to teach her to be independent.
Nana (2006– )
Ren's Dream, NANA's Thoughts
TV-MA | 23 min | 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?